New Android Devices Introduction: Motorola Xoom & Motorola Atrix 4G & Motorola Droid Bionic

Cute Android: New Android Devices Introduction: Motorola Xoom & Motorola Atrix 4G & Motorola Droid Bionic

Motorola Xoom
The Motorola Xoom is an Android-based tablet computer by Motorola, introduced at CES 2011 on January 5, 2011. It will be the first tablet to run Android 3.0 Honeycomb. It will be made available in the first quarter of 2011. It was launched with 3 other products: the Motorola Atrix, the Motorola Droid Bionic, and the Motorola Cliq 2.

The Motorola Xoom supports up to 1080p video playback and Adobe Flash. It features a 2 MP front-facing camera for video chatting over WiFi or cellular Internet and a rear-facing 5 MP camera that records 720p video. The Xoom has a 1280×800 widescreen, 10.1-inch display and 3D graphics acceleration, as well as HDMI-out. It features a variety of sensors, including a gyroscope, a magnetometer, an accelerometer and a barometer. The Xoom uses a dual-core Nvidia CPU and an Nvidia Tegra GPU.

The Motorola Xoom supports docking stations for charging and as a stand for viewing video. It also features Bluetooth keyboard support.

The Xoom will run Google’s Android 3.0 Honeycomb, whose new features include a redesigned, tablet-optimized UI, a 3D desktop purportedly taken from BumpTop (which Google acquired in April of 2010), improved multitasking, Google Maps 5 in 3D and browser enhancements including tabs, form auto-fill and bookmark syncing.

Motorola Atrix 4G
The Motorola Atrix 4G is an Android-based smartphone by Motorola, introduced in CES 2011 on January 5, 2011. It also introduced a concept called Webtop, in which a smartphone can be used as a fully functional laptop. It will be made available in the first quarter of 2011. It was introduced along with three other products which are Motorola Xoom, Motorola Droid Bionic, Motorola Cliq 2. It uses an NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual core processor. It is the first phone to use the PenTile qHD display with 24-bit graphics. With its high resolution output and docking hardware, the Atrix qualifies as a NirvanaPhone. The Motorola Atrix 4G will be carried by the following wireless providers: AT&T Wireless US, Orange UK[8], Bell Canada CAN. The release dates have not been set for any carrier. However, Motorola Mobility CEO Sanjay Jha, did confirm that it will launch at the “End of February”(US AT&T). It won CNET Best of CES 2011 Award in the Smartphone category, winning a total of 9 awards at CES 2011.

Specification Highlights

* Also known as Motorola Atrix MB860
* NVIDIA Tegra 2 (Dual-Core 1GHz Cortex A9 + GeForce ULP)
* HSPA+ at 14.4 Mbps (Where Available)
* Android 2.2 (Android 2.3 Release planned for later in 2011)
* 1GB LP DDR2 RAM
* 16GB Internal memory, expandable by microSD 32GB (Total of 48GB)
* 4-inch qHD display (540 x 960) with Gorilla Glass
* 5.0MP with Dual LED Flash, 4x Digital Zoom and Auto Focus, 720p video capture @ 30fps

(Full 1080p video capture will be supported via Software upgrade post-launch)

* VGA Front facing camera for video calls
* TriColor LED Notification Light
* Fingerprint scanner
* 1930 mAh battery
* 117.75 Long x 63.5 Wide x 10.95 Thin (millimeters)

4.63 Long x 2.5 Wide x 0.43 Thin (inches)

* 135 Grams (Approx. 4.8 oz.)

Motorola Droid Bionic
The Motorola Droid Bionic is an Android-based, 4G-capable, smartphone designed by Motorola, It is scheduled for release in Q2 2011, although no sale date has been offered.

It was introduced at the same time as the Motorola Xoom, Motorola Atrix, and Motorola Cliq 2.

The smartphone includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, HDMI output, 1 GHz NVIDIA Tegra dual core processor, a 4.3″ qHD display, 3G wireless hotspot capability, GPS, an 8 MP low-light–capable camera with 720p video capture and a front-facing camera for video chat. In the United States, the handset will be distributed exclusively by Verizon Wireless.

Motorola DROID BIONIC is one of the first Android handsets to leverage Verizon’s 4G LTE network. It comes with a 4.3 inch qHD (540 x 960) display and has a dual-core processor from Nvidia which will run at 1GHz, while 512MB of DDR2 RAM comprises its memory capabilities. An 8 megapixel camera with HD video capabilities and a front-facing camera enables high resolution photos and HD video along with video calling. The phone comes with Adobe Flash and HTML 5 support, as well as with HDMI output to an HDTV

Motorola DROID BIONIC specifications also known as Motorola XT865

General info:

* Phone type: Smart phone

Network technology:

* CDMA: 800, 1900
* LTE: 700
* CDMA Data: 1xEV-DO rev.A
* LTE: Yes

Design:

* Form Factor: Candybar
* Dimensions: 4.96 x 2.63 x 0.52 (125.9 x 66.9 x 13.3 mm)
* Weight: 5.57 oz (158 g) the average is 4.3 oz (123 g)

Display:

* Resolution: 540 x 960 pixels
* Physical Size: 4.30 inches
* Colors: 16 777 216
* Touch Screen: Yes (Capacitive)
* Multi-touch: Yes
* Proximity Sensor: Yes
* Light sensor: Yes
* Battery Capacity: 1930 mAh

Software:

* Smart Phone: Yes
* OS: Android (2.2)

Hardware:

* Processor: Dual-core
* Processor speed: 1000 MHz
* Memory: 512 MB RAM / 2048 MB ROM
* 3D Graphics hardware accelerator: Yes

Camera:

* Resolution: 8 megapixels
* Flash: Yes (Dual LED)
* Features: Auto focus, Digital zoom
* Video capture: Yes
* Resolution: 1280×720 (720p HD) (30 fps)
* Additional camera: Yes (0.3 megapixels VGA)
* Video Calling: Yes

Multimedia:

* Music Player: Yes
* Supports: MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MIDI
* Video Playback: Yes
* Supports: MPEG4, H.263, H.264
* YouTube player: Yes

Internet Browsing:

* Supports: HTML, Flash
* Built-in online services support: Facebook, Picasa, Twitter

Services:

* Type: S-GPS
* Navigation: Yes
* Phonebook Support: Yes
* Capacity: Capacity depends on system memory
* Features: Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
* Organizer Calendar: Yes
* Alarms: Yes
* Document Viewer: Yes
* Other: Calculator
* Messaging
* SMS: Yes
* E-mail: Yes (IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange)

Memory

* Memory Expansion: Yes
* Slot Type: microSD, microSDHC
* Maximum card size: 32 GB
* Built-in: 14336 MB

Connectivity

* Bluetooth: Yes
* Version: 2.1
* EDR: Yes
* Wi-Fi: Yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
* USB: Yes
* Type: microUSB
* Version: USB 2.0
* Features: Mass storage device, USB charging
* Headphones connector: 3.5mm
* HDMI: Yes
* Version: 1.4
* DLNA: Yes

Notifications

* Service lights: Yes
* Colors per light: Multiple

Other features

* Sensors: Accelerometer, Compass

Availability

* Officially announced: 05 Jan 2011
* Scheduled release: Q2 2011

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