Motorola Razr 50, fashion smartphone

Motorola launches the latest version of its foldable screen clamshell smartphone that, like the competition, emphasizes AI features. Two references are available, the Motorola Razr 50 Ultra already mentioned in our columns and the Motorola Razr 50 presented here.

As with the competition, artificial intelligence-based features are required, most of which are directly accessible on the external screen in folded mode. There is the Gemini Assistant which can, for example, help plan a travel itinerary, create a workout routine, or obtain recipes based on what is in the refrigerator. Also accessible on the external screen, Google Photos or the Spotify/Bose interface to control music and podcasts.

Motorola Razr 50 Ultra and Motorola Razr 50, the game of 7 differences…££££

Compared to the Motorola Razr 50 Ultra, the Motorola Razr 50 has less sophisticated equipment. The external screen is for example a 3.6" (9.14 cm) model and no longer 4" (10.16 cm), the [abc]Wi-Fi[/abc] 6E is required instead. of Wi-Fi 7 and if [abc]HDR10+[/abc] is indeed present, this is no longer the case for [abc]HDR Dolby Vision[/abc]. Likewise, the MediaTek Dimensity 7300X processor replaces the Qualcomm Snapdragon and the Ram and flash memory capacities differ (see below). In the photo/video chapter, the specifications of the dual camera also change (see below). On the other hand, the battery shows an increased capacity, 4,200 mAh compared to 4,000 mAh.

Motorola Razr 50, foldable Oled screen££££

The Motorola Razr 50 foldable smartphone is therefore equipped with a 3.6" 10-bit external pOled screen with a resolution of 1,056 x 1,066 pixels (413 ppi) which offers a new interface with customization options for various watch faces and themes. The internal foldable screen is a 6.9" (17.52 cm) 10-bit specimen with a 22:9 ratio and a high resolution. 1080 x 2640 pixels (413 ppi). [abc]HDR10+[/abc] compatibility and respective 100% and 120% coverage of the DCI-P3 gamut are required for both screens, 1,700 nits and 3,000 nits for the light peak. Another clarification, these screens are 120 Hz models for the 6.9" and 90 Hz for the 3.6", and IPX8 certification is on the menu.

Namely, the external Oled screen is equipped with a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus coating which gives complete confidence to the representatives of the brand, who do not hesitate to affirm that the solidity of Razr has nothing to envy to that of traditional smartphones.

What core for the Motorola Razr 50?££££

On the electronic side, the Motorola Razr 50 has an Octa Core MediaTek Dimensity 7300X processor (4 x 2.5 GHz Cortex-A78 + 4 x 2 GHz Cortex- A55) engraved in 4 nm, supported by a Mali-G615 MC2 graphics chip. On the Ram memory side, 8 GB are on the menu, 256 GB or 512 GB for storage (non-expandable). As already mentioned, the battery is a 4,200 mAh model with fast charging (30 W), wireless charging (15 W).

Motorola Razr 50, photo and video capabilities££££

The camera is based on a dual photo sensor: 50 Mpxls wide-angle (0.8 μm photosite, stabilized, PDAF, 24 mm and aperture f/1.7) + 13 Mpxls telephoto lens (photosite 1.12 μm, stabilized, AF and aperture f/2.2). We also note an LED flash and HDR management. For its part, the selfie camera is 32 Mpxls (0.7 μm photosite, f/2.4 aperture). Video capture is possible up to [abc]2 160p[/abc] at 30 fps on the latter, the same on the APN or up to [abc]1 080p[/abc] at 60 frames per second.

The cameras are also supported by AI, including Moto AI, Photo Optimization, Adaptive Stabilization, Action Shot and Super Zoom functions. AI is still present with Google Message, including Magic Compose to suggest SMS responses, or Photomoji to transform your photos into emoji.

Which operating system for the Motorola Razr 50? ££££

It is Android 14 which serves as the operating system. In terms of connectivity and connectivity, we note a [abc]USB[/abc] Type-C port and [abc]Wi-Fi[/abc] 6E Dual Band, Wi-Fi Direct, [abc]Bluetooth[/abc] compatibility. 5.4 APT-X and [abc]NFC[/abc]. Note the absence of the 3.5 millimeter mini-Jack socket. Finally, the stereo speakers support [abc]Dolby Atmos[/abc].

Available in sand beige, steel gray and copper orange, with vegan leather finish. Indicative price: 899 euros.

Reminder of the key features of the Motorola Razr 50:

• OS: Android 14

• Network: 5F/4G/LTE, HSPA, GSM

• Screen: P-Oled 6, 9'' (17.52 cm) 120 Hz + Oled 3.6'' (9.14 cm) 90 Hz

• Coating: Corning Gorilla Victus

• Resolution: 1080 x 2640 pixels ( 413 ppi) for the 6.9" screen + 1056 x 1066 pixels for the 3.6"

• Format: 22:9

• Color space (gamut): 120% of the DCI- P3 on the 6.9" screen, 100% DCI-P3 on the 3.6" screen

• Bright peak: 3,000 nits for the 6.9" and 1,700 nits for the 3.6 "

• Processor: Octa Core MediaTek Dimensity 7300X (4 x 2.5 GHz Cortex-A78 + 4 x 2 GHz Cortex-A55) engraved in 4 nm

• Graphics chip: Mali-G615 MC2

• RAM: 8 GB

• Flash: 256 GB or 512 GB (non-expandable)

• Camera: 50 Mpxls wide-angle (0.8 μm photosite, stabilized, PDAF, 24 mm and aperture f/1.7) + 13 Mpxls telephoto lens (photosite 1.12 μm, stabilized, AF and aperture f/2.2). LED flash, HDR

• Selfie camera: 32 Mpxls (photosite 0.7 μm, aperture of f/2.4)

• Compatibility [abc]NFC[/abc]

• Compatibility [ abc]Wi-Fi[/abc] 6th Tri-Band

• Compatibility [abc]Bluetooth[/abc] 5.4 APT-X

• Others: GPS, A-GPA, Glonass, fast charging function ( 30 W)

• Video capture: up to [abc]2 160p[/abc] at 30 fps on the selfie camera, the same on the APN or up to [abc]1 080p[/abc] ] at 60 fps

• Fingerprint sensor: yes, on the side

• Certification: Dolby Atmos, HDR10+, IPX8

• Unlocking via facial recognition: yes

• Sound section: 2.0

• Connector: USB-C port

• 3.5mm mini-Jack headphone jack: no

• Battery: 4,200 mAh (non-removable)

• Dimensions: 171.3 x 73.99 x 7.25 mm unfolded, 88.1x 73.99 x 15.85 mm folded

• Weight: 188 g