With the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor, the Moto X40 may begin by the end of 2022

With the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor, the Moto X40 may begin by the end of 2022 ...

Motorola spawned a lot of buzz earlier this year, when it launched its Moto Edge 30 series in India. Notably, the company received eyeballs with the launch of the Moto Edge 30 Ultra, which is thought to be the first smartphone in years, according to China. Motorola is also expected to launch a follow-up to its premium smartphone, with a new Moto X40.

Moto X40 (Moto Edge 40 Pro) specifications

According to a recent study, China-based blogger, Digital Chat Station, on Weibo, Motorola is set to unveil the Moto X40 in China in the coming months, shortly after Qualcomm unveils its next-generation flagship chip. The latter is expected to take place in November this year, where Qualcomm is teased to launch the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC.

This might make the Moto X40 one of the world''s first smartphones to be powered by the new Qualcomm flagship processor. Yet at present, devices such as the iQOO 11, the OnePlus 11 Pro, and the upcoming Galaxy S23 series are all expected to be launched on this chip, and in the first quarter of 2023 itself.

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India''s launch date, price, specs, and more are covered in this Moto Edge 30 Fusion and Moto Edge 30 Ultra roundup.

According to the report, the Moto X40 will feature a high refresh rate, a 50MP primary camera, and a 68W fast charging. Globally, the phone may be launched as the Moto Edge 40 Pro akin to the X30 series.

As the launch of Qualcomm''s new processor closers, more details should be released in the coming weeks.

Expected Price:Rs. 52,990
Release Date:24-Oct-2022 (Expected)
Variant:12 GB RAM / 256 GB internal storage
Phone Status:Rumoured