Moto X30 Pro launched with a 200MP camera sensor

This is Motorola's premium flagship for 2022

Release Date
August 12, 2022
Starting Price
¥3699 (~$549)

Motorola has launched a few new devices in China, and in our previous articles, we discussed the Moto Razr 2022 & the Moto S30 Pro. In this article, we will talk about the Moto X30 Pro, which is the premium flagship from Motorola for 2022. The main USP of this phone is its camera because it is the world’s first smartphone to feature a 200MP camera sensor. The price starts at ¥3699, which translates to around $549.

Design-wise, the Moto X30 Pro has a Gorilla Glass 5 back panel and a curved display with a hole punch cutout in the center. The phone’s thickness is 8.39mm, and the weight is around 198.5g. There are stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos but no 3.5mm headphone jack.

There is a 10-bit OLED panel with a Full-HD+ resolution and 144Hz refresh rate. The peak brightness of this panel is 1200 nits, and it supports HDR10+. The fingerprint scanner is also present under the display. Under the hood, the Moto X30 Pro has Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SOC and a 4,610mAh battery with 125W fast wired charging & 50W fast wireless charging support.

Speaking of the cameras, there is a primary 1/1.22-inch 200MP Samsung ISOCELL HP1 sensor with OIS, a 50MP sensor for the ultrawide camera, and a 12MP Sony IMX663 sensor with a 2X telephoto lens. For selfies, the Moto X30 Pro has a 60MP sensor. The rear camera can shoot 8K videos at 30fps.

The phone comes in two colors, and here is the pricing for China –

  • 8GB + 128GB – ¥3699 (~$549)
  • 12GB + 256GB – ¥4199 (~$623)
  • 12GB + 512GB – ¥4499 (~$669)