Motorola Readying New Update for Droid RAZR, RAZR MAXX Smartphones


It appears that Motorola and Verizon Wireless are readying a new software update for the Droid RAZR and RAZR MAXX smartphones, which are essentially based on the same software and design except that the latter has a much more capacious battery while retaining a still slim form factor. The software update for both devices are […]

Droid RAZR MAXX First Impressions and Unboxing Video

Droid RAZR MAXX Impressions

The Droid RAZR is just months old, but Motorola has already seen fit to introduce another mmber to the RAZR family, the Droid RAZR MAXX. The Droid RAZR (review) was known for a super thin design and Kevlar back, but it lacked in the battery life department. We saw 11-12 hours of battery life in […]

Verizon Droid RAZR MAXX to launch on January 26?


Verizon and Motorola announced the Droid RAZR MAXX at CES last week with no release date or pricing. Not getting that data was no surprise and sometimes phones announced at CES don’t get released for quite some time. I don’t know if anyone remembers the original, Windows Mobile powered Xperia. It wasn’t released until it […]

Leaked Droid 4 Audio Bits Suggest Verizon Was Gearing Up for December Launch


The often leaked and rumored Motorola Droid 4, successor to the Droid 3 and the original Motorola Droid, was speculated to have been launched on December 22, but the device was mysteriously delayed by Verizon. Following a series of brief appearances on Verizon’s website, the device in recent weeks, the device appeared to be […]

Leaked Document Suggests Droid 4’s Launch Pushed Back to February


The Motorola Droid 4, an Android handset with a QWERTY slide-out keyboard and 4G LTE support on Verizon’s network, was speculated to arrive today, December 22. Given that there hasn’t been any word of a release from Verizon nor Motorola, we can assume that the handset won’t be coming today. Additionally, it appears that Verizon […] Briefly Does Droid 4


Motorola’s fourth generation QWERTY slider Android smartphone for Verizon’s network was glimpsed on the carrier’s webpage, showing off a form factor similar to the recently released tablet Droid RAZR. The Droid 4will have a 5-row edge-lit keyboard and was rumored to be coming on December 8, though that speculated launch never materialized. The device […]

Droid XYBOARD 4G LTE Tablets Launch on Verizon

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Android tablet shoppers have two new tablet options to look at today with the launch of the oddly named Motorola Droid XYBOARD tablets. Both of these new Droid tablets have Verizon 4G LTE built-in for fast connectivity. This is the first time Verizon has extended the Droid name to tablets, which could help the tablets […]

Droid RAZR MAX Name Emerges


Exif image data reveals that Motorola and Verizon Wireless may be adding yet another member to the Droid family to join the recently available Droid RAZR by Motorola. The Exif image data shows the RAZR MAX name used, but it’s still unclear what specs or appearance the Droid RAZR Max will take. Some are speculating […]

Verizon Motorola Droid 4 Accessories Leak Ahead of Launch


Verizon’s Droid 4 leaks get better every time. After an anticipated, yet still unofficial, launch date of December 8, we are now seeing some of the compatible accessories that will be available for this Webtop-enabled smartphone. The first accessory is a Lapdock 100, which is a more compact and lighter accessory that converts your smartphone […]

Motorola Xoom 2 On-Contract Pricing Leaked for Verizon


Pricing information may have leaked for the pair of next-generation Xoom 2 tablet for Verizon’s 4G LTE network. The tablets, which will bear a closer resemblance to the Droid RAZR than to the original Xoom that they will replace, will be priced between $430 on a two-year contract all the way up to $420 depending […]

Xoom 2 to Get Rehashed as Xyboard on Verizon?


The Xoom 2 may get a re-brand on Verizon Wireless when those tablets launch. The slates may give up the Xoom branding for the Xyboard (pronounced cy-board, like cyborg), name. The carrier has been experimenting with various names for its smartphones lately. The most recent case is with the HTC Vigor, a device that was […]

China-Bound RAZR Variants to Get Beefier Specs


Slim is definitely in with the Motorola Droid RAZR for the U.S. market, but our friends from across the Pacific will be getting their own variants launching soon that will come with beefier specs. The models made for the Chinese market won’t work outside of China as they will come with specialized phone radios for […]

My Favorite Part About the Droid RAZR: Its Charger

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Our own Ms. Bradford will be giving the Droid RAZR from Motorola a detailed spin, so check back on for a full review soon. In the meantime, however, I want to share one of my favorite features about the hotly anticipated new Motorola and Verizon Wireless flagship, and it’s not what you expect. There […]

Amazon to Offer Special $111.11 Launch Day Promotion for Droid RAZR


Potential owners of the Droid RAZR smartphone and those who are looking to hop onto Verizon Wireless’ expanding 4G LTE blazing fast network should look no further than Amazon on launch day. With the phone launching on 11/11/11 at 11:11 AM, Amazon is also looking to match the unique binary number launch date with its […]

Gift Guide: 10 Awesome Android Accessories

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There are as many Android smartphones as there are holidays in the last two months of the year. No matter which phone you have or which holiday you are celebrating, we have a list of top notch Android accessories that will give you or your gift recipient an awesome experience. Android phones don’t always enjoy the same […]

Droid RAZR Displays Start Appearing in Verizon Stores


Verizon Wireless is updating its Droid Does displays inside its stores to feature room for the upcoming launch of the Droid RAZR, which the company says is coming 11/11/11 at 11:11 AM. Live display models are not yet installed, but the new super sleek and super slim flagship 4G LTE smartphone made by Motorola does […]

RAZR Will Have Option for Unlocked Bootloader, But Not for Verizon


The Motorola Droid RAZR launching in the United States will come with a locked bootloader, according to Motorola, while international variants of the RAZR Android smartphone by Motorola will have the option of an unlocked bootloader at the discretion of the carrier on which the device will launch on. A locked bootloader will help to […]

HTC Rezound’s Extended Battery Cover Shows Off Big Bulge


A few days ago, we were treated to images of the HTC Rezound, a device that’s been known by many leaked, speculated, and code names in the past. Now, we are seeing an extended battery cover that extends the topographic back cover design–a design philosophy that has been borrowed from the HTC Droid Incredible and […]

Is the Competition Ready for the iPhone on Multiple U.S. Carriers?

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With the reports that Sprint will carry the iPhone 5, it’s almost certain that this coming new iPhone launch will destroy every iPhone launch before it (which have crushed every other phone launch ever). One has to wonder if Apple is up to the supply challenge, but also if their competition is ready to face […]