Lenovo subsidiary motorola has revealed that it’s latest flagship device the motorola edge 30 pro is available for pre-order now in Australia at JB Hi-Fi and instore with select retailers from the 31st March at an RRP of $999.

The motorola edge 30 pro, first previewed at MWC in Barcelona 2022, is the latest evolution of the motorola edge family and this model has some strong features in the sub-$1000 market including Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor, smooth 144Hz refresh, support for 68 watt charging speed and Wi-Fi 6e.

Kurt Bonnici, Head of Motorola for Australia and New Zealand said:

“At Motorola, our mission is to deliver cutting-edge technology to consumers who are after a flagship and one-of-a-kind smartphone experience. The motorola edge 30 pro does exactly that. With an industry-leading processor, ultra-high res cameras, gorgeous display and innovative software experience, consumers will have the most advanced technology at their fingertips. And best of all, we’re bringing these features at an accessible price point.”

“Motorola has always been proud of its ability to meet the needs and wants of consumers at all prices. But what’s special about the motorola edge family is that this particular set of devices deliver premium smartphone features without breaking the bank. Since launching the motorola edge family in 2020, we’ve continued to build upon previous generations to bring some of the best specs in performance, display and camera to consumers, regardless of budget. We couldn’t be more excited to launch the motorola edge 30 pro in Australia.”

The motorola edge 30 pro shouldn’t lack in performance as one of the few phones to have the new Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Mobile Platform, Qualcomm Technologies most advanced mobile platform that enables high features including ultra-high res cameras, cutting-edge 5G connectivity, AI, gaming Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technologies.

Thanks to Snapdragon Elite Gaming, the motorola edge 30 pro harnesses the power of ultra-smooth responsiveness, colour-rich HDR scenes for ultra-realistic graphics and desktop-level features. Compared to the previous generation, the new platform offers 30% more power and 25% more efficiency with the Qualcomm® Adreno GPU, rearchitected for a new generation of gameplay.

Powered by the Snapdragon X65 Modem RF-System, the motorola edge 30 pro can connect to sub 6Hz 5G networks and connects at even faster Gigabit+ speeds using Wi-Fi 6E if used with a compatible Wi-Fi system.

The motorola edge 30 pro features a 4800mAh battery, supports 68 watt fast charging speed (30 watt charger included in box) and 15W wireless charging.

The motorola edge 30 pro has two 50 MP cameras for standard and ultra-wide angle shots as well as ultra high-resolution selfies with the 60MP selfie camera. Videos can be recorded in HDR10+ with 8K resolution, delivering over 26 million pixels of resolution – the highest video resolution possible on a smartphone today.

The motorola edge 30 pro brings movies and content to life with its 6.7″ Max Vision OLED display and without any lag thanks to the smooth 144 Hz refresh rate. Snapdragon Sound enables Dolby Atmos audio technology.

As part of motorola’s ongoing commitment to providing the purest version of the Android Operating System, the motorola edge 30 pro runs a clean version of Android 12 with no clunky software skins or duplicate apps.

motorola promises 2 Android OS updates and 3 years of security patches.

The motorola edge 30 pro has a RRP $999 and is only available in Australia in one colour: Cosmos Blue. Customers can pre-order now at JB Hi-Fi until 30th March and receive a Lenovo Smart Clock with Wireless Charging Dock valued at $109.

Wider availability of the motorola edge 30 pro commences from 31st March at JB Hi-Fi and The Good Guys, and online from Big W, OfficeWorks, Mobileciti and Lenovo.com.