Motorola P50 with 21:9 Punch-Hole Display and 48MP Dual Camera Launched in China

On: July 5, 2019

In June, Motorola had launched the Motorola One Vision smartphone in Brazil. The smartphone has also gone on sale in some other markets including India in the recent weeks. Now, the same phone has gone official in China as the Motorola P50. Unlike the One Vision that runs a near-stock Android OS, the Motorola P50 runs Lenovo’s ZUI. It has arrived in China as the successor to the Motorola P30 phone from last year. The major selling features of the Motorola P50 include a 21:9 aspect ratio display and 48-megapixel dual camera setup.

Motorola P50 Specifications and Features

Motorola P50

The Motorola P50 features an IP52-rated dustproof and water-resistant chassis and houses a punch-hole display measuring 6.34 inches. It sports full HD+ resolution of 1,080 x 2,520 pixels. The 21:9 aspect ratio offers a widescreen cinematic experience. The Exynos 9609 chipset is the driving force of the smartphone. While the One Vision has 4GB of RAM, the Motorola P50 comes with 6GB of RAM. The internal storage is same on both devices at 128GB.

The Motorola P50 receives power from a 3,500mAh battery that supports 15W TurboPower charging. ZUI 11 based on Android 9 Pie OS comes preloaded on the device. The rear side of the phone features a dual camera setup. It includes an OIS enabled 48-megapixel primary lens with f/1.7 aperture and a 5-megapixel depth sensor. The dual cameras offer features like Night Vision mode, portrait mode, studio lighting, 4K video recording at 30fps and more. Placed inside the punch-hole of the display is a 25-megapixel selfie camera.

The usual connectivity features like dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, USB Type-C and a 3.5mm audio jack are also available on the Motorola P50. The logo of the company on the rear of the phone is embedded with a fingerprint scanner. The handset also supports AI face unlock.

Motorola P50 Price and Release Date

The Motorola P50 carries a price tag of 2,499 Yuan (~Rs 25,000) in China. The handset comes in Blue Sapphire and Bronze Gradient color options. The pre-orders of the smartphone have started in the country and its shipments will begin on July 18th. In India, the Motorola One Vision is available at a price of Rs 19,999.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.