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Motorola Olympus Tegra 2 droid reappears, stars in photoshoot

Motorola Olympus Tegra 2 droid reappears, stars in photoshoot

1 December, 2010 | comments (19)

Tegra 2 phones can't keep out of the stoplight it seems - the Motorola Olympus has reappeared and got thoroughly photographed. It sports Android 2.2 Froyo, HDMI port and, of course, dual-core Tegra 2 setup (at least according to the unconfirmed...


Motorola Defy getting Froyo in Q1 2011, XT720 will remain on Eclair

Motorola Defy getting Froyo in Q1 2011, XT720 will remain on Eclair

24 November, 2010 | comments (52)

Motorola has some good news and some bad news - the Motorola Defy will be getting Froyo in Q1 next year, the XT720 is forever stuck at Eclair and older models won't even see Donut. A table reveals all and breaks owners' hearts. So, the Motorola...


Motorola Olympus enters rumor land, boasts Android and Tegra 2

Motorola Olympus enters rumor land, boasts Android and Tegra 2

23 November, 2010 | comments (26)

Tegra 2 seems to be the hottest thing in Android town - the Motorola Olympus is yet another dual-core Android that has entered the rumor mill. Apparently, there is a second Olympus too though there's not a shred of info on it. The Tegra 2...


SIM-free Motorola MILESTONE 2 hits UK in a week

SIM-free Motorola MILESTONE 2 hits UK in a week

19 November, 2010 | comments (41)

One of the most hotly anticipated smartphones of the season is just about to hit the UK shores. The Motorola MILESTONE 2 will go on sale next week so Android lovers with a thing for QWERTY sliders can start breaking piggy-banks. The Motorola...


Motorola BACKFLIP and CLIQ get US-only Android 2.1 update

Motorola BACKFLIP and CLIQ get US-only Android 2.1 update

11 November, 2010 | comments (56)

Before you go crazy, let's be clear the Android 2.1 Eclair update is meant only for the US BACKFLIP and CLIQ. Both ROMs are already available via Motorola's support sections and all US users can upgrade right now. In case you have forgotten,...


T-Mobile myTouch 4G and Motorola DEFY hit it off in the US

T-Mobile myTouch 4G and Motorola DEFY hit it off in the US

3 November, 2010 | comments (8)

The T-Mobile myTouch 4G (a.k.a. myTouch HD) and the Motorola DEFY are finally available at the T-Mobile stores across the US or online. And while the DEFY already made it to some stores in Europe, the USA is the first country to get the myTouch...


Motorola's mobile department posts its first profit in three years

Motorola's mobile department posts its first profit in three years

29 October, 2010 | comments (15)

Cell phone manufacturers are recovering it seems - first Sony Ericsson, now Motorola. Moto's mobile phone department has been struggling as of late, to the point where it's on its way to be splintered off. But this Q3, Motorola Mobility, which...

Tags: Motorola, Misc


$1 app overclocks Droid X and Droid 2 processors to 1.3GHz

$1 app overclocks Droid X and Droid 2 processors to 1.3GHz

24 October, 2010 | comments (32)

Want to overclock your Droid X or Droid 2 processor? There is an app for that already and it costs just 1 US dollar. It will allow you to speed up your CPU up to 1.3GHz. The DX/D2 Overclocker allows you to set stock or lower-than-stock voltage,...


T-Mobile UK to offer Motorola DEFY and Samsung Galaxy Tab

T-Mobile UK to offer Motorola DEFY and Samsung Galaxy Tab

22 October, 2010 | comments (16)

Two hot Android devices are coming to T-Mobile UK this November. The 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab and the tough IP67-certified Motorola DEFY are already listed into the carrier's website and you can register your interest right now. There isn't...


Rugged Motorola DEFY hits it off in Germany, yours for 350 euro

Rugged Motorola DEFY hits it off in Germany, yours for 350 euro

12 October, 2010 | comments (21)

The ruggedized Eclair-serving Motorola DEFY has just made it to the market. The phone was said to head for the stores this month and, as promised, it has just started selling in Germany. The thing is priced at 350 euro. The Motorola DEFY saw...


Motorola announces FLIPSIDE, SPICE and BRAVO smartphones

Motorola announces FLIPSIDE, SPICE and BRAVO smartphones

06 October, 2010 | comments (31)

Motorola got on the Android train and they never looked back. Today they announced several new droids, three of which are GSM compatible. It's a tray full of Eclairs with QWERTY keyboards on the side plus a pinch of MOTOBLUR. Meet the Motorola...


T-Mobile myTouch and Motorola DEFY coming soon to T-Mobile US

T-Mobile myTouch and Motorola DEFY coming soon to T-Mobile US

04 October, 2010 | comments (14)

First it was the T-Mobile myTouch 3G, then came the myTouch 3G Slide and now you can welcome the myTouch. It features Froyo, multiple connectivity options and a large touchscreen plus under its hood there is a dragon… a Snapdragon. Meantime, the...


Microsoft files suit against Motorola over Android

Microsoft files suit against Motorola over Android

03 October, 2010 | comments (59)

You can’t be big in the tech world without attracting lawsuits - and Android is getting really big. The latest in who-sued-who news is that Microsoft filed a suit against Motorola over Android used in their phones, an OS which Microsoft’s believes...


Firmware update clocks Motorola XT720 CPU to proper 720MHz

Firmware update clocks Motorola XT720 CPU to proper 720MHz

20 September, 2010 | comments (27)

Pay no attention to the Motorola technician behind the curtain - he's just upgrading the CPU in your Motorola Milestone XT720 to run at 720MHz with a firmware update. And while he's at it, he'll throw in some DLNA support too and share some camera...


Dual SIM capable Motorola EX115 and EX128 coming this October

Dual SIM capable Motorola EX115 and EX128 coming this October

10 September, 2010 | comments (157)

The rumored Motorola EX115 and EX128 have just surfaced yet again. This time we get to find out the release dates and prices of both dual SIM feature phones. Those are expected to start shipping next month and should cost around 100 euro. The...


More Motorola MILESTONE 2 and DEFY live photos surface

More Motorola MILESTONE 2 and DEFY live photos surface

7 September, 2010 | comments (27)

Apparently, the recently announced Motorola MILESTONE 2 and the rugged Motorola DEFY are both coming to Vodafone Germany at some point. They have been spotted over at the Vodafone stand at this year's IFA fair which takes place in Berlin. The two...


Motorola Milestone 2 and rugged Defy are just around the corner

Motorola Milestone 2 and rugged Defy are just around the corner

1 September, 2010 | comments (47)

The Motorola Milestone 2 is getting ready for launch - it will bring the taste of Froyo but also 720p video capture to Europe soon. The Motorola Defy is Europe-bound too, with a tough water/dust resistance and IP67 spec. The Motorola Milestone 2...


Rumored Android-running Motorola XT300 slider emerges

Rumored Android-running Motorola XT300 slider emerges

31 August, 2010 | comments (46)

The Motorola XT300, a Palm Pre double, first showed up several weeks ago but back then the images were blurred out of recognition. This time we've got some some better pics for a change, along with video that would give you a better idea of the...


Motorola reveals software update schedule for most of its Androids

Motorola reveals software update schedule for most of its Androids

23 August, 2010 | comments (38)

Motorola decided to shed some light on their Android lineup upgrade plans. Froyo is definitely coming to Droid, Droid X, MOTOROI as well as the European and Korean MILESTONE, while Eclair will land on CLIQ, CLIQ XT and the US BACKFLIP. The...

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China-bound Motorola XT806 does both CDMA and GSM, 720p video

China-bound Motorola XT806 does both CDMA and GSM, 720p video

11 August, 2010 | comments (13)

The Motorola XT806 is bound for China and is one of the few remaining flip phones - but it's no ordinary flip phone. It runs Android, has dual-mode CDMA/GSM support and captures 720p videos with its 5MP camera. A feature that is very important to...