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Motorola announced XT316 budget Android QWERTY phone

Motorola announced XT316 budget Android QWERTY phone

13 July, 2011 | comments (26)

Motorola has announced a new budget smartphone based on Android. The XT316 has a candybar form-factor and a full QWERTY keyboard and is likely to compete against the likes of the Nokia E5 and the BlackBerry Curve 3G. The XT316 has a 2.8 QVGA...


Motorola Droid 3 for Verizon is finally announced

Motorola Droid 3 for Verizon is finally announced

07 July, 2011 | comments (12)

This is definitely not a surprise to us. After a series of rumors, including leaked tutorial videos, and a Chinese launch three weeks ago, the Motorola Droid 3 finally got officially announced for Verizon Wireless. You can already purchase...


Android and iOS growth continues as RIM falters, comScore reports

Android and iOS growth continues as RIM falters, comScore reports

06 July, 2011 | comments (84)

Mobile market analysts from comScore have just published their monthly report on the market shares of the major operating systems and manufacturers in the US. The data gathered in the three months ending in May 23 point to Android as the biggest...


Motorola Droid HD gets leaked by its own camera

Motorola Droid HD gets leaked by its own camera

30 June, 2011 | comments (23)

This one is definitely close to the top of the list of our favorite rumors of upcoming devices, which we have encountered to date. A mysterious, yet unannounced handset by Motorola found its way on the popular photo sharing site Flickr through its...


Motorola Atrix 4G to taste Gingerbread update in July

Motorola Atrix 4G to taste Gingerbread update in July

23 June, 2011 | comments (34)

The Motorola Atrix 4G just got one step closer to Gingerbread, as early versions of the OTA update for the Gingerbread go for a test drive. This was hinted last month by Motorola's VP of International Marketing, but now we are on the verge of...


Motorola Pro and HP Pre 3 to launch in July in the UK

Motorola Pro and HP Pre 3 to launch in July in the UK

18 June, 2011 | comments (8)

Folks in the UK will be able to get their hands on two new QWERTY smartphones next month. First is the Motorola Pro, an Android based phone with a candybar design and a QWERTY keypad and the second is the HP Pre 3, which is based on Palm’s webOS and...


Motorola Milestone 3 gets officially announced in China

Motorola Milestone 3 gets officially announced in China

17 June, 2011 | comments (36)

The Chinese market is getting a lot of love from Motorola these days. Barely two weeks since the launch of the dual-everything Motorola XT882 droid, the tech giant officially announced the highly anticipated XT883/Milestone 3 Android smartphone for...


Motorola releases Android 2.2 update for Defy users in the UK

Motorola releases Android 2.2 update for Defy users in the UK

16 June, 2011 | comments (44)

It has been a long time coming but the Motorola Defy owners in the UK can now finally get some taste of Froyo on their phone that others around the world have been enjoying for some time now. Motorola has released a software update v34.177.3 for the...


Motorola Milestone 3 reviewed, the 4-inch qHD screen is PenTile

Motorola Milestone 3 reviewed, the 4-inch qHD screen is PenTile

15 June, 2011 | comments (47)

The Motorola Milestone 3 is still unofficial but its first full review just went online. The review confirms some specs, has an interesting discovery about the screen and brings benchmarks, camera samples and hands-on impressions. We've seen the...


Motorola and Sprint announce Photon 4G dual-core droid

Motorola and Sprint announce Photon 4G dual-core droid

09 June, 2011 | comments (27)

To our great pleasure, Motorola just won't stop with the announcements of new devices these days. The latest offering from the company is called Photon 4G and will be launched sometime this Summer on the Sprint network in the United...


The Motorola Wilder is a splash and dust resistant dumb phone

The Motorola Wilder is a splash and dust resistant dumb phone

08 June, 2011 | comments (20)

Slated for a July release in the UK, the Motorola Wilder promises to be a smart-dumb phone aimed at an active lifestyle. The newly announced Wilder is designed to bring all the basic functionality from your average smartphone in a tiny package...


Motorola Atrix 4G for AT&T drops to $99.99 on 2-year contract

Motorola Atrix 4G for AT&T drops to $99.99 on 2-year contract

08 June, 2011 | comments (15)

It was only a matter of time - dual-core droids are getting cheaper. The Motorola Atrix 4G has dropped to $99.99 on AT&T with a 2-year contract, down from the $199.99 that they originally asked for it. You can snatch an Atrix 4G from AT&T now but...


Motorola XT882 Android phone comes to China, the king of dual

Motorola XT882 Android phone comes to China, the king of dual

08 June, 2011 | comments (35)

The Chinese market for smartphones is not known for its particularly exciting local device offerings. It looks however, that Motorola is about to change this state of affairs with the release of its latest Android phone - the XT882. The...


Motorola Droid 3 for Verizon leaks out in tutorial videos

Motorola Droid 3 for Verizon leaks out in tutorial videos

05 June, 2011 | comments (40)

Verizon Wireless and Motorola did a great job in keeping the highly anticipated Motorola Droid 3 a well guarded secret. Until today at least. The upcoming Android handset showed itself completely in a series of tutorial videos and left nothing to...


Motorola CEO blames Android Market for performance issues

Motorola CEO blames Android Market for performance issues

03 June, 2011 | comments (148)

Ever wondered why your Andriod smartphone isn't working as well as it should be? Well, Motorola's CEO, Dr. Sanjay Jha, thinks it's because of the open Android Market. He says that because the Android Market is open, anyone can upload almost any...


Motorola spills the beans on a Xoom 2 and four new phones

Motorola spills the beans on a Xoom 2 and four new phones

01 June, 2011 | comments (23)

Don’t you just hate it when you redesign your site and accidentally leak a couple of unannounced devices? I know I would be pissed off if that happened to me. And probably Motorola does too as just such a mishap struck the US manufacturer, resulting...


Motorola Atrix gets a simultaneous US/UK update

Motorola Atrix gets a simultaneous US/UK update

03 May, 2011 | comments (27)

The Motorola Atrix is a pretty impressive device with its dual-core 1GHz processor and a beefy Tegra 2 chipset to boot. Even though it's been out in the US as the 'Atrix 4G' for about a month it's already technically showing it's age as it was...


Motorola Mobility improves revenue, still posts a small loss

Motorola Mobility improves revenue, still posts a small loss

29 April, 2011 | comments (18)

Motorola Mobility is out on its own in the world – Q1 of 2011 was its first quarter as an independent company. Its net revenue went up by a third year over year but Moto is still in the red. On the upside, the number of units shipped...


Android 2.2 Froyo update hits the T-Mobile Motorola Defy

Android 2.2 Froyo update hits the T-Mobile Motorola Defy

22 April, 2011 | comments (30)

For some owners of Motorola's resilient smartphone the Defy, the wait is finally over. Those on T-Mobile in US are finally getting the Froyo 2.2 update that some Android users have been enjoying since as far back as summer last year. The Defy...


Motorola Atrix for Orange UK in May, reduced price for the docks

Motorola Atrix for Orange UK in May, reduced price for the docks

18 April, 2011 | comments (18)

The Motorola Atrix 4G launched in the US a week ago and now the euro version (called just “Atrix”) has a launch date for the UK where it will be exclusive to Orange. The two cool docks will be available at reduced price with certain...