Motorola sets up special event for CES, rumored to launch two new devices

By on December 31, 2009 at 12:18 PM.

Motorola sets up special event for CES, rumored to launch two new devices

After a recent major come-back, Motorola is rumored to be planning something major for CES next week. Analysts are predicting that on January 6, Motorola will be announcing an Android device for AT&T, and the only guess that leaves us with right now is the Motorola Motus. A second device is slated for Verizon Wireless, according to rumors, and if we had to bet, you’ll see the Motorola Calgary. These are just rumors for now, but we’ll see soon enough. More →

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Full Specs of the China-bound, Android-powered Motorola XT701 and the XT800

By on December 19, 2009 at 2:35 PM.

Full Specs of the China-bound, Android-powered Motorola XT701 and the XT800

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One of our tipsters helped us uncover a gold mine of information on those two mysterious Motorola handsets that have been making random appearances all around the globe this week. The Motorola XT701 “Sholes Tablet” and the XT800 “Zeppelin” have appeared alongside the already announced Motorola MT710 on Motorola’s website in China. The XT701 still retains that funny hump and will feature:

  • Android 2.0 with full suite of Google applications
  • Cortex A8 quad-core processor
  • WLAN (WAPI / WIFI) 802.11 b / g
  • Support for 3G (WCDMA / HSDPA 10.2M / HSUPA 5.76M)
  • 3.7-inch-wide touch-screen super FWVGA capacitance, 854X480 resolution, high-definition display
  • 5 million pixel auto-focus camera, Xenon flash
  • Built-in gravity sensor, infrared proximity sensors, ambient light sensor model
  • Android Market support (pending)
  • aGPS
  • 32GB Micro-SD(HC)
  • FM Stereo FM radio
  • Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
  • Fashion Touch Interface
  • 3.5 mm headphone jack

Hit the jump for the specs of the Motorola XT800, a dual CDMA-EVDO/GSM handset headed to China Telecom.

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