Moto Razr 2022 with Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC, 12GB RAM Listed on Geekbench Ahead of August Launch

Motorola appears to be finally changing its strategy for the Razr lineup.


Moto is all set to unveil a new foldable – the Moto Razr 2022 alongside the Moto X30 Pro on August 2. To recall, the Moto Razr 2022 will be the successor to the Moto Razr 5G which was launched back in 2020. Ahead of the launch, the upcoming Motorola foldable has been spotted on the Geekbench benchmark database, courtesy of Nashville Chatter. The benchmark listing for the Moto Razr 2022 reveals that the latest gen Motorola foldable from Motorola will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor.

Motorola appears to be finally changing its strategy for the Razr lineup. To those unaware, the previous gen Razr smartphones – the Moto Razr and the Moto Razr 5G were powered by mid-range – Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 and Snapdragon 765G processors respectively. Let us take a look at the Moto Razr 2022 Geekbench 5 benchmark scores and specifications.

Moto Razr 2022 Specifications

As revealed in the Geekbench 5 benchmark listing, the Moto Razr 2022 carries model number XT2251-1. The smartphone managed to score 1251 points in the single-core round of the Geekbench 5 test. Whereas, in the multi-core round, the score was recorded as 4076 points. The listing also reveals the presence of an octa-core processor with codename oneli and 1 + 3+ 4 core configuration.

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This suggests that the Moto Razr 2022 will be powered by the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor. To those unaware, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 is fabricated on TSMC’s 4nm process and brings with it an integrated Adreno 730 GPU. Apart from it, the benchmark listing also confirms the 12GB RAM variant for the Moto Razr 2022. Also, the smartphone is confirmed to ship with Android 12 out of the box.

Leaked images suggest that the upcoming Moto foldable will offer a dual-rear camera setup including a 50MP primary shooter and a 13MP ultra-wide-angle lens. The smartphone might offer a 32MP selfie camera. The Moto Razr 2022 is tipped to come in two colour options – Quartz Black and Tranquil Blue. Also, the Moto Razr 2022 is said to carry a price tag of €1,149 (roughly Rs 95,000).

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