Slimmest 4G LTE smartphone Motorola RAZR measures mere 7.1mm and houses a dual-core 1.2 GHz mobile processor.
Motorola has formally announced the slimmest 4G LTE networks supporting new Motorola RAZR in US. This new handset will be made available as Motorola DROID RAZR through Verizon Wireless exclusively. The Motorola RAZR has 4.3-inch Super AMOLED display that supports quarter-HD resolution. Packing a dual-core mobile processor, the contract-free pricing of this handset remains unknown and will be available from next month onwards.
Previously, the handset was known as the DROID RAZR, DROID HD and even Motorola Spyder. Sanjay Jha, CEO for Motorola Mobility unveiled the new Motorola RAZR at the launch even in US. Motorola RAZR promises external strength with the chassis built from KEVLAR fiber and measures mere 7.1-mm stunning slim. Also it comes with water repellent nanocoating that protects the phone against water spills.
Even the 4.3-inch Super AMOLED display promises sturdy nature with Corning Gorilla Glass technology to be scratch resistant. Motorola RAZR is the first smartphone with qHD (960x540) resolution and featuring Super AMOLED display. For the eager souls, this smartphone runs Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread with a touch of new Blue Blur custom user interface.
Under the slim body, the Motorola RAZR houses a dual-core 1.2 GHz mobile processor coupled with 1GB RAM on board. By default this smartphone will come with 16GB onboard memory and 16GB memory card bundled with it.
This smartphone will support high speed 4G LTE networks for data connectivity and also offer HD quality video chat. The front facing HD camera is usable for HD video chat over 4G LTE, 3G or WiFi networks. Also the 4G LTE mobile hotspot features accommodates up to eight WiFi devices at once.
The 8-megapixel image sensor bearing HD camera at the back comes with 1080p HD video recording capability and image stabilization technology for clear and crisp imagery. Besides that, this smartphone contains GPS chip, low energy consuming Bluetooth 4.0 and WiFi support.
Loaded with enterprise level security features, Jha also gave a sneak peak to the new MotoCast feature that creates a personal cloud for the user to stream data from PC. To power this super slim yet big screen bearing smartphone, Motorola has added 1780mAh battery that will make it last longer, especially on 4G LTE networks.
Motorola will make this phone available in early November along with bunch of accessories like the Laptop Dock 500 with bigger keyboard.
Motorola Moto X Force is priced at Rs 49,999 for the Indian market.
However, the Moto X Force is not available for purchase as of now.
Motorola Moto X Force has already been launched in few international markets where it costs about Rs 52,000.
Motorola Moto X Force's 5.4 inch display is said to be shatter proof.
Earlier, Motorola COO Rick Osterloh, on the sidelines of CES event, said that Motorola brand name will be phased out in favour of "Moto".
There is Rs 2,000 discount on Moto X Play, Moto G (3rd Gen), and on the latest Moto G Turbo.
Moto G 3rd Gen has an 5-inch HD (1,280 x 720 pixels) IPS LCD capacitive display and is been powered by a 64-bit Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor clocked at 1.4 GHz.
There is also a 10% cashback on all Motorola devices on transactions made on CitiBank and Standard Chartered, and an exchange offer on the Moto X play, Moto X Style and Moto G 3rd gen.
Moto X 2016 is expected to be announced mid-next year.
Motorola Moto G Turbo likely to be a mid range handset with below Rs 20K price tag while Motorola could launch the Moto X Force as its flagship device in India.