Motorola Launches Inexpensive Moto E Smartphone

Posted in Smart Devices by Darrin Olson on May 13th, 2014

Motorola Moto E SmartphoneMotorola took the wraps off of a new Android smartphone on Tuesday with a price point that targets those who might be just looking for a cheap cellphone. The Moto E comes with a no-contract price of just $129 and focuses on durability and basic features to bring more users into the smartphone market.

The mobile phone features a water-resistant coating with a gorilla glass screen similar to what Apple has used on the iPhone. The display is 4.3 inches and it comes with a 5-megapixel camera and 4GB of storage – not enough to store much of anything these days, but plenty to get someone new into a smartphone.

Motorola Droid Bionic specs revealed

Posted in Motorola by Conner Flynn on August 2nd, 2011

We know that you can’t wait to get yourself a Droid Bionic and you’ve no doubt been wondering about the specs. Well, they are on Motorola’s developer site. It features a TI OMAP 4430 1GHz dual-core CPU bundled with 1GB RAM, a 4.3-inch qHD display with 960 x 540 resolution, HDMI 1.4, 8 megapixel rear camera and a VGA front-facing camera.

Other specs include 1080p HD video capture, webtop capabilities, and LTE radio. No GSM / EDGE of course. At least now we know some more of what it’s offering.

Motorola Domino+ Spotted In The Wild

Posted in Motorola by Reuben Drake on August 2nd, 2011

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Motorola Defy+ rumored for AT&T

Posted in Motorola by Reuben Drake on July 21st, 2011

Word is that a slightly upgraded version of Motorola’s Defy Android smartphone may soon arrive at AT&T. If this rumor turns out to be accurate, the handset will get support for 850MHz, 1,900MHz and 2,100MHz HSPA bands, which are used by AT&T and some Canadian carriers.

Differences from the original device are said to include a 1GHz OMAP 3620 processor instead of the 800MHz CPU, and Android 2.3.3. Aside from that, RAM, storage space, camera specs and the 3.7-inch display should remain the same.

Motorola Titanium coming to Sprint July 24th

Posted in Motorola by Conner Flynn on July 18th, 2011

The Motorola Titanium was officially announced by Sprint back in May. Of course no pricing or availability dates were known at that time, but as always the info comes in it’s own good time. That time is now. Sprint has announced that the 810G military-spec Eclair smartphone will hit store shelves on July 24th.

The price is $150 after a $100 mail-in rebate. This is a good one for folks who are rather tough on their phones, while others might want to put their money elsewhere and go with something else.

Motorola Droid 3 gets official

Posted in Motorola by Reuben Drake on July 7th, 2011

The Motorola Droid 3 is finally official, with Verizon offering the phone for sale on its website. The Gingerbread handset has a five-row QWERTY keyboard and a 1GHz dual-core TI OMAP chip. There’s also a 4-inch qHD 960×540 display and 16GB of onboard storage.

Other specs include an 8-megapixel camera for stills, with auto-focus and face recognition and a front facing cam for video calling. Connectivity on the Verizon version is All–Digital, 800/1900, CDMA EVDO rev A and GSM 850/900/1800/1900 UMTS, Wi-Fi, DLNA and Bluetooth 2.1 and it has a 1540mAH Li–Ion battery.

Motorola Droid Bionic Coming August 4th?

Posted in Motorola by Conner Flynn on July 5th, 2011

We knew that the Motorola Droid Bionic would go on sale some time this summer, even though we had no official date, and now according to Android Central it will launch on Verizon on the 4th of August, just a month away.

The Motorola Droid Bionic features a dual core 1GHz processor, 512MB of RAM, a 4.3 inch qHD display with a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels, VGA camera for video chat and a rear facing 8 megapixel camera, as well as Bluetooth, WiFi and HDMI.

Sprint Photon 4G announced

Posted in Sprint by Conner Flynn on July 5th, 2011

When the Photon 4G was announced, Sprint said its first 4G Android device from Motorola would be coming “this summer.” Pretty unspecific. But now it looks like it’s been bumped up to “coming soon.” Still pretty unspecific, but better than nothing we guess.

Some specs of the Photon 4G from Motorola include a 4.3″ qHD display, a dual-core Tegra 2 processor, 1GB RAM, a GSM-capable radio and Android 2.3 Gingerbread. We’ll let you know more when we know.

Motorola Droid 3 Release Date Is July 14th

Posted in Motorola by Conner Flynn on June 26th, 2011

Folks in China had the launch of the Motorola Droid 3 last week, but we didn’t have any clue about when it would launch in this part of the world. Well now Droid Attic has a photo of Verizon’s inventory system, which shows an In-Stock date for the Droid 3 as 7/13/2011.

So July 14th will be the day. Better put some dough aside now. It packs a dual-core processor, Android 2.3 Gingerbread, a 4″ qHD display, QWERTY keyboard, 8-megapixel camera with LED flash, front camera and 16GB of internal storage. No info on pricing yet though.

Motorola Droid Bionic Release Date Scheduled for This Summer

Posted in Motorola by Reuben Drake on June 23rd, 2011

The Motorola Droid Bionic was introduced at CES 2011 and since then it is nowhere to be found, has missed its speculated release dates, and many think that the phone is dead now. Not quite. Motorola has decided to give it a major overhaul and it should arrive this year, with a release date that is oh so close. And yet so far away.

If we can believe a tweet from the Motorola Mobility account, the phone is on track for its summer release, but we don’t have an exact date was provided.

PHOTON 4G: Motorola’s first 4G phone for Sprint

Posted in Motorola by Conner Flynn on June 9th, 2011

Sprint and Motorola have announced the new Motorola PHOTON 4G. It was previously named the Droid X 2 before it was officially announced. This is Motorola’s first 4G phone on Sprint’s WiMAX network.

The PHOTON 4G has some impressive features: a dual-core 1GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, a 4.3″ qHD display, dual cameras, access to the Android Market, Sprint ID compatibility for easy customization, 16GB of memory with an SD card slot for up to an additional 32GB, Worldphone capabilities, and 3G/4G Mobile hotspot capability.

Motorola Droid X2 User Manual Shows Up Online

Posted in Motorola by Conner Flynn on May 17th, 2011

The new Motorola Droid X2 should go on sale later this month much to our delight and maybe it will happen on the rumored date of May 26th, next Thursday. So if you are waiting and want to acquaint yourself with the device, the Droid X 2 manual has appeared online on Motorola’s support site and it confirms some of the new Droid X2′s specifications.

To refresh your memory the Motorola Droid X2 will feature a dual core 1GHz processor, a 4.3 inch qHD display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels, and an 8 megapixel camera.

Boost Mobile Gets Motorola Clutch + i475 and i412

Posted in Motorola by Conner Flynn on May 16th, 2011

Looking for some new Motorola action on Boost Mobile? Well, Boost Mobile has just that. A pair of new Motorola phones for its pre-paid service. The Clutch + i475 is a candy-bar form factor sporting a QWERTY keyboard, for those of you who like to text. It also has Bluetooth, web access, and email access. The rear camera is VGA resolution and they threw in GPS to sweeten the deal. You can get it right now for $99.99.

Then there’s the i412. A more basic flip phone with a VGA camera, web access, support for Java games, predictive text entry and more.

Motorola Xoom WiFi getting Android 3.1 update in the ‘next several weeks’

Posted in Android by Conner Flynn on May 11th, 2011

Itching to get Android 3.1 on your WiFi Xoom? Well, we have some good news. Google said yesterday that the new limited edition Galaxy Tab 10.1 will be getting updated to Android 3.1 in the next couple of weeks, and it looks like it will be the same with the WiFi-only Xoom.

Motorola has announced that it will get the update “within the next several weeks.” That’s good news right? They also said that the Verizon 3G Xoom is rolling out over the air this week as well. This is definitely good to hear.

Motorola XOOM Camera Connection Kit

Posted in Motorola by Conner Flynn on May 1st, 2011

So how do you connect your camera to your Motorola Xoom and transfer your photos? Motorola today has announced a way to do just that with the wire shown above. The Motorola XOOM camera connection kit.

The device lets you easily and quickly transfer photos from your digital camera to your XOOM tablet using any available USB port. You can purchase the Motorola XOOM camera connection kit for just $19.99.