On Wednesday, Motorola teased an upcoming digital occasion slated for September ninth that it is described as “on the brink of flip the smartphone expertise as soon as once more,” based on a Droid Life report that was cited by a number of publications. The Chicago-based firm did not present additional particulars, however a few months in the past Lenovo’s South Africa’s common supervisor Thibault Dousson revealed in a tech podcast that the following iteration of Motorola‘s revived flip cellphone was imminent.
“There is a new iteration [of the Razr ] developing. There’s one in September I believe, developing,” he mentioned simply after the 18-minute mark.
The “Razr 2” (unofficial title) is anticipated to characteristic Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765 processor, which is 5G-capable, together with a bigger 2,845 mAh battery, up from the two,510 mAh battery discovered within the 2019 cellphone, based on a Could report by XDA Builders citing a supply. It’s going to additionally characteristic 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, a 48-megapixel rear digicam together with Android 10 help out of the field.
Motorola Razr is a foldable flip cellphone such as you’ve by no means seen earlier than
Motorola couldn’t be reached for remark.
When 2019’s Razr went on sale within the US in early February it was the primary of a brand new era of vertically foldable smartphones to hit the market. Its specs embody the Snapdragon 710 chipset, a 16-megapixel rear digicam, and 6GB RAM paired with 128 GB inside storage. Though it was praised for its creative hinge mechanism and the engineering marvel that it represented, the cellphone was broadly criticized for missing high-end specs given its $1,500 worth. As well as, considerations had been raised over the cellphone’s sturdiness.