Verizon Motorola Droid X2 Smartphone Hands-on, Specs and Price
You know one of the Most successful Smartphone from Motorola for Verizon was Droid X, and widely accepted by customers of the Verizon since the Smartphone kept a outstanding features when it was released. and after the one year of original Droid here is its successor Motorola DROID X2. Let’s check out what is the core difference that this new Smartphone has from it predecessor.
When it comes to design of the new Droid X2, there is no much difference and very identical to the old one only change the new Droid X has is that removal of dedicated shutter key. Regardless of that the handset is fitted inside along with the wall charger, microUSB cable, and usual set of documentation.
The Smartphone is still running on Android 2.2 Froyo though layered with latest MOTOBLUR, no webcam and lacks the LTE capability, It’s strange that a second generation Smartphone with Dual-Core Processor doesn’t have 4G Support while most of the customers are now expecting it. Motorola Droid X 2 has the same Dimensions – 5.02 x 2.58 x 0.39 inches. Besides that, it’s still one solidly constructed handset that boasts a complete soft touch matte exterior, which does wonders to repel debris and keeping it clean looking.
When it comes to the goodies under the hood, of course there are changes with its power, the Smartphone is coming with a powerful NVIDIA Tegra 2 Dual-core processor with 512MB RAM and a 4.3” qHD rather than the 854 x 480 of the first-gen handset. The Smartphone also boasts 8-megapixel auto-focus camera with dual-LED flash that can shoot full HD 1080p Video rather than mere 720p.Smartphone has preloaded 8GB microSD card.
For connectivity the device supports Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and a GPS . The phone is just stuck on CDMA network and device can’t be used as global handset. Smartphone offers 9 hours of stand by mode while 8 hours of talk time. The Smartphone Price is $199.99 on Two year contract off contract you will have to pay the hefty $600. Amazon is offering the Smartphone for $149.99 but not sure if the offer is lasting.
Anyway decision to buy this Smartphone or not is up to you, and if you are in need of a 4G enabled and Android 2.3 Gingerbread powered Smartphone, don’t just be trapped with its processor speed since lacking is lacking.