Motorola Droid 3 Gets Fully Detailed Ahead of Launch

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Before today, we had a pretty good idea about what the Motorola Droid 3 would be bringing to the table when it arrives on Verizon, possibly as soon as July 7th. Today, we’ve got confirmation on the specifications that are going to make up Verizon’s third incarnation of their QWERTY design Droid. The information comes […]

Motorola Droid 3 Hitting Best Buy on July 14th?

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We had heard that the Motorola Droid 3 might be launching on July 7th but without any sort of hard evidence, that rumor is a little suspect. Well, it appears that we finally have some physical evidence but it points to a release date a week later on July 14th. The evidence comes from Droid […]

Droid Incredible 2’s Bootloader Gets Unlocked by Community

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Rather than wait for HTC to address the locked bootloader situation, owner AlphaRev of the Droid Incredible 2 has found a way to unlock the bootloader on the HTC-made Android smartphone. Having an unlocked bootloader will mean that custom ROMs may soon be possible and become available to owners of the Droid Incredible 2 after the […]

4G LTE is Faster on HTC Thunderbolt Than Droid Charge on Verizon?

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Though both the HTC Thunderbolt and the Samsung Droid Charge both utilize the same network, a new downlink and uplink speed benchmark released by Root Metrics show that not all devices are created equally. Testing both device’s download and upload speeds in Seattle, Washington, Root Metrics finds that on Verizon’s 4G LTE mobile broadband network, […]

Fathers Day 2011: Tech & Gadget Gifts for Dad

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With Father’s Day right around the corner we wanted to give you a look at the hottest Father’s Day gifts for dad’s that love technology, gadgets, cameras and more. Dad doesn’t need to be a geek to appreciate these incredibly cool Father’s Day gifts, but it will help. You can head over to Notebooks.com for the full […]

Motorola Droid 3 Begins to Appear in Verizon’s Database System

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Though Verizon and Motorola have not announced availability for the Droid 3, the successor to the keyboarded Droid and Droid 2 (Droid 2, Droid 2 R2D2 Special Edition, and Droid 2 Global) franchises, the device had been leaked numerous times in the past. It seems that the 3G Android smartphone is now starting to appear […]

Droid X Gingerbread Update Available for Manual Update on June 1

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While Verizon Wireless will begin to start pushing out its Droid X Gingerbread updates in waves to users starting tomorrow, May 27th, users who don’t receive notification to download and install the update right away would have to wait a week to manually pull the update from their smartphones. The option to manually update the […]

Sprint Poaching Motorola Droid X2 from Verizon, Launching as Photon 4G?

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Sprint may be adopting another handset from Verizon Wireless–the Now Network had previously announced that it will be launching the Verizon Motorola Droid Pro as the Motorola XPRT on its network–and this time it’s the Droid X2, which would launch as the Photon 4G. Rumors are circulating that the Photon model name, which was leaked […]

Is There a Lack of Smartphone Diversity on Verizon’s 4G LTE Network?

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Granted, 4G LTE and its consumer-facing devices are still in an infancy period having only been recently made available for purchase within the last few months, but the three Android smartphones–two of which are available today and one coming later this week–all exhibit similar traits. For one, all three devices are touchscreen-only devices so that […]

Motorola Droid X2 Hands On Video – Compared to HTC ThunderBolt [Verizon]

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The Motorola Droid X2 is another anticipated sequel for Verizon Wireless. The Droid X2 delivers a fast 1GHz Dual Core Nvidia processor and a beautiful qHD Display for $200. The biggest weakness is a lack of 4G, but even without the higher speed uploads and downloads, it is an impressive looking phone. Verizon just sent […]

Old Droid Bionic Cases Showing Up On Store Shelves

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Cases for the Motorola Droid Bionic–which was at one point rumored to be among one of the early 4G LTE phone releases for Verizon Wireless–are now making it to retailer store shelves. The problem, however, is that Motorola has publicly admitted to re-designing the Droid Bionic, which may be one of a few reasons causing […]

Motorola Droid X2 Launches on Verizon May 19th, In Stores May 26th

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Verizon has just announced that the Motorola Droid X2 dual core Android smartphone will be available online tomorrow May 19th and in stores on May 26th alongside the Sony Xperia Play. The Motorola Droid X2 will be available for $199 with a two year contract. The Motorola Droid X2 is a much awaited followup to […]

One Droid X Owner Gets Gingerbread Update Pushed Out Early

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It looks like Verizon Wireless may have already begun to push out the Android 2.3 update for some owners of the original Motorola Droid X. One user was able to download and install the software update and had posted pics on Droid-Life, which shows some of the subtle refinements to the UI on Gingerbread. It’s […]

Motorola Droid X2 Now Referenced on Verizon, Motorola Websites

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The yet to be announced and often rumored Motorola Droid X2 has now shown up in references on Verizon Wireless‘s accessories page and Motorola‘s support site. The device is expected to be an upgrade to the original Motorola Droid X1, yet retain the overall form factor of the original device. The new Droid X2 is […]

Benchmark Confirms Unreleased Motorola Droid 3 Specs

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Early benchmarks on the Nenamark benchmarking site confirms some preliminary specs of the upcoming, yet unreleased Motorola Droid 3 smartphone destined for Verizon Wireless. The Android smartphone was shown by the benchmark to come with a PowerVR SGX540 graphics processor, suggesting that it would be arriving a dual-core gigahertz applications processor by Texas Instruments, and […]

Motorola Droid X2 User Guide Leaks Online

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Prior to the launch of the long-rumored Motorola Droid X2–see our detailed roundup of the rumors and videos–the user guide for the successor for the Droid X, otherwise known as the Droid X1, has been leaked online, confirming some of the leaked and rumored specs. The device will run on a dual-core Tegra 2 CPU, […]

Verizon Pushes Software Update to Samsung Droid Charge Prior to Launch

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Update: Early initial testing shows that performance has been improved tremendously and that most of the issues related to lags seem to be resolved. Keep an eye out on this space and we’ll update you with more of our findings through continued use and testing. — On the eve of consumer availability of the Samsung […]