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Motorola Edge 40
Motorola Edge 40
Motorola Edge 40
Motorola Edge 40
Motorola Edge 40
Motorola Edge 40
Motorola Edge 40
Motorola Edge 40

Informr score
The Motorola Edge 40 currently has an Informr score of 8.4 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 18 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2.6 GHz
2.6 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
50+ MP, f/1.4
50+ MP, f/1.4
4400 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

Tech Nuovo
Tech Nuovo

Even though the camera isn’t this phone’s strong point, there is still a lot to like about the Moto Edge 40, and the highlight here is the phone’s physical design. It’s a stunning little handset that looks great and performs really well when it comes to your day-to-day apps and social media. Right n...

- Stef Murphy, Tech Nuovo

The Motorola Edge 40 offers a bright, colourful splash of performance in the mid-range phone market, with a device offering good battery life, performance and with a nice big display. There's Dolby Atmos tuned stereo speakers to pair with the HDR10+ certified display making it great to watch some vi...

- Daniel Tyson, EFTM
Pocket Tactics
Pocket Tactics

The Motorola Edge 40 is an ideal mid-range phone for both business and pleasure, with competent gaming performance thanks to the MediaTek Dimensity 8020 chipset. There are concessions in the form of a middling camera and slightly below-average battery life for the price point, but it’s still plenty...

- Connor Christie, Pocket Tactics

The Motorola Edge 40 is an excellent phone for its price point, packing enough power to go all day and look good doing it.

- Dylan Crismale, WhistleOut

There is a lot to like with the Motorola Edge 40 from both a design perspective to the overall user experience. Yes, the camera is not as great as something like the Galaxy S23 or the Google Pixel 7/7 Pro. Despite this, it still offers some great photos without the heavy price tag. A particular high...

- Alex Dennis, Ausdroid

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Common Questions

The Edge 40 price will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. You can compare Motorola Edge 40 prices from around the web here on The Informr.

Motorola backs up the Edge 40 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Edge 40 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Motorola support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Motorola's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Motorola Edge 40's screen size is 6.55 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

2.6 GHz

There is a MediaTek Dimensity 8020 (6 nm) Octa-core 2.6 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 13 operating system (OS).

50+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 50+ MP, f/1.4 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

256 GB

Internal memory is 256 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4400 mAh battery. Motorola's performance ratings are 1780 minutes, 863 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Edge 40 Specs

Release Date May 4, 2023
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System Android 13

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Processor MediaTek Dimensity 8020 (6 nm) Octa-core 2.6 GHz
Internal Storage 256 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.99 W/kg
Body: 1.49 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
50+ Megapixels, f/1.4, Wide
13+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
Yes (Dual LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, HDR, Slow motion recording
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
32+ Megapixels, f/2.4
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology OLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 402 pixels
Size 6.55 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 144Hz refresh rate, HDR10+
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4400 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging Up to 15 W
Fast Charging Up to 68 W
Video Playback Time Up to 1191 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 863 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 1780 minutes
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Viva Magenta, Nebula Green, Lunar Blue, Eclipse Black
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.843 x 7.199 x 0.749 cm (6.2 x 2.8 x 0.3 in)
Weight 171 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 68
Headset Jack No
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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