In 2019, Motorola launched a brand new model of its best-selling flip telephone from 2004.
Motorola revived its iconic Razr flip telephone final 12 months, and now the corporate is reportedly working to launch an upgraded sequel in North America as quickly as this September.
On Wednesday, Motorola teased an upcoming digital occasion slated for September ninth that it is described as “on the point 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 normal supervisor Thibault Dousson revealed in a tech podcast that the subsequent iteration of Motorola’s revived Razr flip telephone was imminent.
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“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 telephone, based on a Could report by XDA Builders citing a supply. It will additionally characteristic 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, a 48-megapixel rear digicam together with Android 10 assist out of the field.
Motorola Razr is a foldable flip telephone such as you’ve by no means seen earlier than
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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 embrace the Snapdragon 710 chipset, a 16-megapixel rear digicam, and 6GB RAM paired with 128 GB inner storage. Though it was praised for its creative hinge mechanism and the engineering marvel that it represented, the telephone was broadly criticized for missing high-end specs given its $1,500 value. As well as, issues have been raised over the telephone’s sturdiness.
Motorola’s authentic Razr telephone from 2004 was the best-selling telephone of all time earlier than Apple snatched the crown with the iPhone a number of years later.
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