Motorola recently launched the Moto Edge S in China, the world’s first smartphone with the Snapdragon 870 SoC. It was typed to be codenamed Motorola Nio. However, it turned out that Nio was a G-series device with high-end specs. Now it is pointed out that the Motorola Nio / Edge S could actually be a Moto G-series device, Moto G100 for the rest of the world.
The same code name of Moto Edge S has appeared on Geekbench 5 as Moto G100. The processor is mentioned with a base frequency of 1.80 GHz and a maximum speed of 3.19 GHz and has Adreno G50 graphics. It’s likely the Snapdragon 870 chipset. It was discovered with 8GB of RAM and Android 11. In single-core and multi-core tests, 957 and 2815 points were achieved.
The most powerful Moto G device yet?
If the Motorola Moto G100 turns out to be the redesigned Moto Edge S, here are the specs it could have. The Edge S has a 6.7-inch Full HD + IPS LCD display with an aspect ratio of 21: 9 and a refresh rate of 90 Hz. The Snapdragon 870 SoC is hidden under the hood, paired with up to 8 GB RAM and 128 GB / 256 GB internal storage.
In terms of optics, the Moto G100 will likely have a triple rear camera led by a 64-megapixel primary camera. It is accompanied by a 16MP ultra wide angle lens and a 2MP depth sensor. It has features such as vlogger mode, audio zoom and a special night mode for recording in low light conditions. There is a 16MP + 8MP dual selfie camera on the front. The Moto Edge S has a 5,000 mAh battery with support for 20 W fast charging. The price starts at around $ 310.
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