Today Realme launched the Realme GT Master Edition smartphone in India at an exciting price range, whereas, the Motorola Edge 20 was launched yesterday in India which also has some exciting specifications and features. In this article, we are going to compare both the devices and will focus more on the specifications and features. Both the smartphone are closely priced for the base models. We will also focus on the pricing aspects of both smartphones and will justify which one will be worth buying at its respective price point.
Realme GT Master Edition features a 6.43″ FHD+ AMOLED Display with a 120Hz refresh rate. It has a peak brightness of up to 1,000 nits and a 100% DCI-pe color gamut along with a touch sampling rate of 360Hz. Whereas, the Motorola Edge 20 sports a 6.7″ Full HD+ OLED display with a high refresh rate of 144Hz and up to 576Hz Touch sensitivity in Game Time Mode. Motorola claims that this is the world’s highest touch sampling rate in a smartphone. Edge 20 has a peak brightness of 450 nits and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection with an anti-fingerprint coating.
Coming to the camera department, the Realme GT Master Edition comes with a triple rear camera setup sporting a 64MP primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro sensor. It also has a 32MP selfie shooter. Now coming to the Motorola Edge 20 has a triple-camera setup on the rear with a 108MP primary sensor, an 8MP telephoto lens, and a 16MP ultra-wide-angle lens for the best camera experience, it also supports 4K recording The rear camera has a 30x super-zoom capability. It will feature a 32MP selfie shooter on the front.
Processor and Storage
Realme GT Master Edition is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G SoC coupled up with 8GB RAM+256GB storage, and it also supports up to 5GB Dynamic RAM for improved multitasking. The Motorola Edge 20 is also powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G chipset and comes only in an 8GB+128GB variant.
Operating System and Battery
Realme GT Master Edition runs on Android 11 based Realme UI 2.0 and has a 4,300mAh battery with support for 65W fast charging. The Motorola Edge 20 runs on Android 11 OS and has a 4,000mAh battery.
Realme GT Master Edition has an in-display fingerprint scanner. Apart from this, the Realme GT Master Edition has Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, GPS/GLONASS, BeiDou, GALILEO, QZSS, and a USB Type-C port. It also packs a Vapour Chamber Liquid Cooling system with pipes made of five layers made of graphite, copper, aluminum alloy, and silica gel that gives the best in class thermal cooling. Whereas, we can see the support for NFC, IP52 water, and dust-proof rating along with Wi-Fi 6E in the Motorola Edge 20. Motorola has released the Edge 20 with Business Grade Security with ThinkShield for Mobile. We can also see the support for face unlock along with an in-display fingerprint scanner. The Edge 20 has a slim construction along with a unique aluminum alloy frame that is designed to be ultra-light while ensuring the strength of the device. The smooth matter finish also reflects light.
Realme GT Master Edition is priced at 25,999 INR for the 6GB+128GB model while the 8GB+128GB model is priced at 27,999 INR, and the highest model is the 8GB+256GB one that is priced at 29,999 INR. It comes in Voyager Grey, Luna White, and Cosmos Black. Whereas, the Motorola Edge comes in Frosted Pearl and Frosted Emerald colors and retails at 29,999 INR for the only 8GB+128GB variant.
Which one to buy?
At this price point is seriously challenging for both the device, we can see that there is a variety of storage options for the Realme GT Master Edition, but in the Motorola Edge 20, we can see only one storage option is available. The pricing of the Motorola Edge 20 also seems a little bit higher than the Realme GT Master Edition.
The Realme GT Master Edition offers a similar kind of resolution to the Edge 20, whereas, the refresh rate and Touch sampling rate of the Edge 20 are higher than the Master Edition. The primary camera megapixel of the Edge 20 is also more than the Realme GT Master Edition.
The Motorola Edge 20 offers OS up-gradation for 2 years, whereas, Realme Master Edition does not offer that. The OS of Motorola is more like a stock than the Realme smartphone. Both the phones have the same processor but the Realme GT Master Edition only has a dedicated Vapour Cooling system which the Edge 20 lacks.
Most importantly, the Realme GT Master Edition has a bigger battery than the Motorola Edge 20, and even it packs faster 65W charging than the latter.
So, we will suggest anyone choose judging only by judging their own needs. We will anytime suggest the Realme GT master Edition over the Motorola Edge 20, over every aspect.