Review: Motorola Titanium
Motorola's latest iDEN device for Sprint Nextel brings Android, push-to-talk, and a physical QWERTY keyboard to the table. Together, they make for a fine Android phone, though it's not without a few hiccups.
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For the Nextel subscriber, Android smartphones are few and far between. Even more rare is that elusive Android smartphone with a QWERTY keyboard. Enter the Motorola Titanium. The Titanium takes the ground work laid by last year's Motorola i1 and adds a portrait QWERTY keyboard and a few other improvements. Are they enough to convince you to ditch that crusty old iDEN flip you've been carrying for umpteen years?
Review: Motorola Moto Z2 Play for Verizon Wireless
Motorola's latest Android smartphone is the mid-range and highly-capable Moto Z2 Play. This winsome handset may not stay strictly true to the original, but it is compatible with all of Motorola's Moto Mods accessories and still brings plenty to the table.
Andy Rubin's Essential PH-1 Boasts Titanium Frame, Magnetic Mods
May 30, 2017
Essential Products, the startup being run by Andy Rubin, who helped create the Android operating system, announced its first smartphone today, the PH-1. The PH-1 is a high-end handset crafted from a titanium shell that Rubin claims is more robust than aluminum and more resistant to damage when dropped.
QWERTY Keyboard Mod for Moto Z Phones Cancelled
Sep 13, 2018
Owners of the Motorola Moto Z series phones won't get the keyboard Mod they were promised earlier this year. The Livermorium Slider Keyboard Moto Mod, an attachment that would have given the Moto Z family a physical QWERTY keyboard for typing, has been cancelled.
BlackBerry Adds Swipe Typing to Priv's Keyboard
May 3, 2016
BlackBerry Priv smartphone owners can now swipe across the keyboard to input text, rather than press individual letters. BlackBerry says Priv owners have to turn on Type By Swipe manually, and can choose to swipe either on the software keyboard or the physical keyboard.
Keyboard Mod for Moto Z to Arrive this Winter for $99
Jan 9, 2018
Motorola today announced the pending availability of the Livermorium Slider Keyboard Moto Mod, an attachment that gives the Moto Z family a physical QWERTY keyboard for typing. The keyboard slides out and can tilt the handset up to 60 degrees for miniature-laptop-style typing.
Not sure why anyone would be buying an iden phone anyway, the network won't exist in a few months. And Sprints new Q-chat 4.0 PTT over cdma will be up and running in October, when the Motorola Pax releases. Thought it might be something to mention, to potential buyers.
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