There’s been a variety of pleasure round Motorola’s revived Razr and its folding display screen. However a brand new picture from Evan Blass (as reported by Engadget) suggests nostalgia play isn’t the one shock that Motorola has in retailer for 2020. Within the shot, we see a typical-looking Moto cellphone with a hole-punch selfie digicam, however there’s a really shocking accent subsequent to it: a stylus.
The twin-tone stylus has two buttons close to its high and a rounded smooth tip. There’s a slight indent on the backside left of the machine, whereas Samsung’s S Pen sometimes slots into the underside proper of the Galaxy Observe. The cellphone’s entrance design is kind of much like current Moto releases.
Past that, there’s not a lot to go on. The date on the cellphone’s display screen reads Tuesday, April third, however April third falls on a Friday this yr, so I would not put a lot inventory into that date. It’s not but clear whether or not this machine will even make its option to the US the place Samsung dominates the Android world or if Motorola will as a substitute give attention to worldwide markets with its first stylus-packing handset in years. LG additionally competes within the stylus class with a few of its lower-priced telephones.
However greater than that, I’m curious to see what methods Motorola offers its stylus. Is it only a instrument for exact display screen interactions or one thing extra? Samsung has crammed a ton of performance into the S Pen through the years, nevertheless it edged into gimmick territory a bit with the hand-wave gestures of the Observe 10. How superior Motorola’s stylus is will most likely be decided by this cellphone’s worth. Motorola might unveil the stylus cellphone at Cellular World Congress subsequent month in Barcelona. Till then, it’s nonetheless taking a again seat to the Razr and its potential lumps.