Motorola Confirms Worldwide MOTOROI Availability
Today Motorola confirmed that the recently announced MOTOROI will be available in countries other than South Korea, where the device is launching. According to The Korea Herald, Rick Wolochatiuk, president and representative director of Motorola Korea, said that the MOTOROI would be available in the U.S., but Motorola's U.S. representatives wouldn't confirm that specific detail. Motorola spokesperson Juli Burda told Phone Scoop in an email, "In addition to Korea, MOTOROI is expected in other markets around the world and we have no additional news to share at this time." The MOTOROI runs Android 2.0 and has a 3.7-inch 480 x 854 pixel touch display. It also has an 8 megapixel camera with autofocus and flash. The MOTOROI can record video at 720p HD, and has an HDMI port to connect directly to HDTVs. Other features include a 3.5mm headset jack, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, 32GB microSD support. It goes on sale in South Korea in early February.
Motorola Debuts Budget-Friendly Moto E4 and E4 Plus
Motorola today announced the Moto E4 and Moto E4 Plus, two low-cost Android smartphones that sit one step up from the entry-level Moto C handsets. Both the E4 and E4 Plus run Android 7.1 Nougat and include Snapdragon 427 quad-core processors with 2 GB of RAM, and 16 GB of storage.
LG V30 Launches In Korea This Week, North America Soon Thereafter
LG today said it will begin shipping its V30 flagship handset to customers in South Korea this week. The phone will arrive in North America, Europe, and other markets "in the days and weeks to come." LG didn't provide an exact launch window for the U.S., and LG's U.S.
Motorola Debuts the Entry-Level Moto C and Moto C Plus
Motorola today unveiled two low-cost Android smartphones, the Moto C and Moto C Plus (pictured). Both phones are intended to serve as entry-level handsets for first time and/or cost-conscious buyers.
LG Says Its Q6 Smartphone Is Coming to the Americas Soon
LG today said the Q6, the first phone in its new Q series, will soon be more broadly available. The phone is launching in South Korea this week and will follow in key markets in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the Americas.
Very, very nice! Now what about a keyboard?