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Motorola announces Electrify 2 and Defy XT for U.S. Cellular

Motorola announces Electrify 2 and Defy XT for U.S. Cellular

02 August, 2012 | comments (20)

Motorola has announce two new Android smartphones - the Electrify 2 and the Defy XT - for the U.S. Cellular in the, well, US. The Electrify is the successor to last year's Electrify, also known as the Photon 4G, but it is closer to the...


JCB Toughphone Pro-smart and Sitemaster2 on sale in the UK

JCB Toughphone Pro-smart and Sitemaster2 on sale in the UK

18 April, 2012 | comments (22)

Excavators or tractors might be your first thought when you hear JCB, but they are eager to accessorize their machines with some tough phones. Their latest is the Toughphone Pro-smart, which just went on sale in the UK, along with the Toughphone...


Motorola DEFY MINI now available in the UK, yours for 162

Motorola DEFY MINI now available in the UK, yours for 162

31 March, 2012 | comments (40)

Two months after its announcement at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, the Motorola DEFY MINI is now available for purchase in the UK. Currently available from UK phone retailer Clove, the Motorola DEFY MINI retails for 162 including VAT...


Motorola launches Motoluxe and DEFY Mini in Germany, UK

Motorola launches Motoluxe and DEFY Mini in Germany, UK

09 February, 2012 | comments (11)

Motorola announced the availability of its latest Android smartphones for the German and UK markets. The company, which is soon to be acquired by Google, will be taking the Motoluxe to Germany and UK, and the DEFY Mini to Germany. The Motorola...


Motorola announces stylish MOTOLUXE and rugged DEFY MINI

Motorola announces stylish MOTOLUXE and rugged DEFY MINI

05 January, 2012 | comments (34)

Motorola made its first two announcements for 2012, unveiling the stylish MOTOLUXE and the rugged DEFY MINI smartphones. The two mid-range handsets run Android Gingerbread aim to deliver solid smartphone experience without breaking the...


Motorola Defy+ gets a JCB edition, gets even tougher

Motorola Defy+ gets a JCB edition, gets even tougher

18 November, 2011 | comments (18)

The Motorola Defy+, one of the most durable smartphones on the market, just got even tougher. The IP67-certified droid is now available in a new version dubbed JCB edition. While the Motorola Defy+ JCB edition brings no changes to the internals...


Motorola DEFY+ lands in the UK, costs 240

Motorola DEFY+ lands in the UK, costs 240

30 September, 2011 | comments (39)

Motorola DEFY+ is the upgraded version of the last year's rugged droid - DEFY. It keeps almost everything the same but the chipset - it goes from TI OMAP 3610 to TI OMAP 3620. This means now you get a 1GHz single-core Cortex A8 as opposed to the...


Sony Ericsson Xperia Active delayed until September 26th

Sony Ericsson Xperia Active delayed until September 26th

15 September, 2011 | comments (33)

If you have been impatiently waiting for the Sony Ericsson Xperia Active to launch so you can finally take it rock-climbing, we have some bad news for you. The rugged droid that was expected to become available any moment now has been delayed until...


Motorola Defy+ goes on pre-order in the UK, coming later this month

Motorola Defy+ goes on pre-order in the UK, coming later this month

05 September, 2011 | comments (24)

The toughened Motorola Defy+ is starting to pop up on British etailer sites for pre-order. The Defy+ is the result of the original Defy going on survival training and is IP67 certified (dust tight, can survive a dive in up to 1m of water for half an...


Motorola Defy+ gets officially announced

Motorola Defy+ gets officially announced

15 August, 2011 | comments (64)

Today has surely been one busy day for the folks at Motorola Mobility. Shortly after their company's acquisition by Google became news, they found some extra time to announce their latest droid in their already colorful lineup - the Motorola...


Samsung Galaxy Xcover is one sweet-looking rugged droid

Samsung Galaxy Xcover is one sweet-looking rugged droid

10 August, 2011 | comments (92)

Samsung has just unveiled the latest addition to their Xcover lineup of rugged phones and it is by far the most exciting to date. The Samsung Galaxy Xcover is an Android 2.3 Gingerbread smartphone with IP67 standard certification, meaning it's fully...


Motorola DEFY+ leaks on O2 Germany

Motorola DEFY+ leaks on O2 Germany

04 August, 2011 | comments (31)

According to German website mobiFlip.de, O2 in Germany is planning on launching the Motorola DEFY+, an updated version of the current Defy. The only changes we know of right now is a upgraded 1GHz processor from the 800MHz in the current DEFY...


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...


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...


HTC Desire HD to get Gingerbread Motorola DEFY will enjoy Froyo

HTC Desire HD to get Gingerbread Motorola DEFY will enjoy Froyo

29 March, 2011 | comments (46)

The French carrier SFR announced a schedule for the Android updates for HTC Desire HD and Motorola DEFY. The Desire HD will get a Gingerbread update in the first half of April, while the Motorola DEFY will taste Froyo by the end of...


Motorola did it again: the Froyo update for MILESTONE delayed

Motorola did it again: the Froyo update for MILESTONE delayed

22 December, 2010 | comments (68)

The Christmas mood of all the Motorola MILESTONE owners will be gone after reading those lines. Motorola did it again: the company is postponing the release of MILESTONE's long awaited Froyo treatment for Q1 2011. The Froyo update for the...


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...


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...