Motorola and Verizon Announce the 7.1mm Thick Droid RAZR
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Oct 18, 2011, 11:29 AM by Eric M. Zeman
updated Oct 18, 2011, 11:40 AM
Motorola and Verizon Wireless today announced the Droid RAZR, a new Android-based smartphone that revives Motorola's iconic branding. It has a stainless steel core, Kevlar back, Gorilla Glass front, and Splashguard nanotech coatings both inside and out. The Droid RAZR features a slim design measuring 7.1mm at its thinnest point and a 4.3-inch qHD display. The RAZR has a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, 8MP camera with 1080p video capture, and Motorola's MotoCast and Smart Actions software. It is compatible with Verizon's LTE 4G network. Other features include Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy; 16GB on-board memory and 16GB microSD card included; remote wipe, pin lock, and government-grade encryption for email, calenda,r and contacts; voice and video chat conferencing; and an HD user-facing camera. The Droid RAZR will be available in early November for $299.99 with a new two-year customer agreement.
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Apple got beat
Go head Verizon and Motorola. Apple is watching, and might have to go back to the drawing board with the so-called re-designed iPhone 5 specs.
You know Apple will be oh heck no.
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Announcing the DROID RAZR
Although impressively thin, this thing is hard on the eyes. And if it's anything like every other Motorola phone since the Droid, it gets worse the second you turn it on.
The original Razr was THE best selling phone prior to the iPhone.
The recently released Motorola Droid phones (X2, Bionic) have been GREAT overall. This new Razr has the best screen I've ever seen, ...
go away, bend over for steve jobs.
oops. he's dead already. oh well ...
shouldn't it be called...
locked tighter than a chastity belt
Looks like Apple could take a lesson from Motorola, eh?