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  • Motorola Droid Razr M pictures and hands-on
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    Motorola Droid Razr M pictures and hands-on

    By 5 September 2012

    The Motorola Droid Razr M is the baby of the new Razr family, and we caught up with it at the Motorola event in New York city for a quick hands-on.  To say that it is tiny would be an overstatement. It isn't, but what ii is, is a phone that has managed...

  • Motorola Droid Razr Maxx HD pictures and hands-on
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    Motorola Droid Razr Maxx HD pictures and hands-on

    By 5 September 2012

    Motorola has announced a new version of the Droid Razr Maxx on Wednesday in New York City and Pocket-lint was on hand to grab a play. Should you "max out"? While the Razr HD is for those who want a good screen and a slim design, the Droid Razr Maxx HD...

  • Motorola Droid Razr HD pictures and hands-on
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    Motorola Droid Razr HD pictures and hands-on

    By 5 September 2012

    Motorola has announced a new version of the Razr on Wednesday in New York City and Pocket-lint was on hand to grab a play. The new phone comes with a 4.7-inch 720p Super AMOLED HD incredibly crisp and sharp screen, but that's not the big news. The big...

  • Motorola Droid M coming to the UK packing Intel chip
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    Motorola Droid M coming to the UK packing Intel chip

    By 5 September 2012

    Motorola has confirmed to Pocket-lint that the Motorola Droid Razr M, announced by Motorola and Verizon in New York on Wednesday, will be coming to the UK packing an Intel chip.  The device, which will get a name change and a chip change, will still...

  • Motorola Droid Razr HD, Razr Maxx HD, Razr M announced
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    Motorola Droid Razr HD, Razr Maxx HD, Razr M announced

    By 5 September 2012

    Motorola has announced a new family of Razr devices at a packed event in New York: the Droid Razr HD, Droid Razr Maxx HD and Droid Razr M. Motorola outlined three key "bets" for their new devices: speed, power management and Android, which the new Razr...

  • 5 September Motorola smartphone to have edge-to-edge display
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    5 September Motorola smartphone to have edge-to-edge display

    By 1 September 2012

    Motorola will launch a new phone on 5 September that features an edge-to-edge display, according to sources talking to Bloomberg. "Motorola Mobility’s next mobile phone, due to be unveiled at an event with Verizon Wireless next week, will feature an...

  • Motorola Intel UK event wants to 'take you to the edge', is the Razr M coming to the UK?
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    Motorola Intel UK event wants to 'take you to the edge', is the Razr M coming to the UK?

    By 29 August 2012

    Motorola is set to announce a new Intel-powered device in the UK on 18 September. The invitation received by Pocket-lint - which merely suggests "Let us take you to the edge" - sports an Intel inside logo and asks us to "Join Motorola Mobility for an...

  • HTC satisfaction down, as Samsung loyalty grows
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    HTC satisfaction down, as Samsung loyalty grows

    By 28 August 2012

    A new survey indicated that HTC and Motorola customers today are less satisfied with their smartphone compared to last year, as the upgrade path to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich takes its toll. In a recent survey of almost 15,000 people HTC and Motorola...

  • Motorola Razr M 4G LTE pics and specs leaked - UK-bound too?
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    Motorola Razr M 4G LTE pics and specs leaked - UK-bound too?

    By 28 August 2012

    An anonymous source has supplied images of Motorola's new Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone and specification sheets ahead of its suspected public unveiling on 5 September. They show that the handset will be called the Motorola Razr M 4G LTE, will come with...

  • Hands-on: Motorola Razr Ice Cream Sandwich review
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    Hands-on: Motorola Razr Ice Cream Sandwich review

    By 20 August 2012

    When the Razr came out at the end of last year, we maintained that it was a more exciting phone than the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. That's mainly because the Razr is an impressive-looking device. It's rugged and stylish - we've dropped ours countless times,...

  • European Motorola Razr and Razr Maxx getting Ice Cream Sandwich now
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    European Motorola Razr and Razr Maxx getting Ice Cream Sandwich now

    By 17 August 2012

    UPDATE: Today, the 17th of August, our Motorola Razr has notified us this update was ready. We didn't have to check via the settings menu, we got notified there was a new 300MB download waiting. It's currently installing on our handset.   Both GSM Arena...

  • Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich: When is it coming to my phone?
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    Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich: When is it coming to my phone?

    By 2 August 2012

    Google has announced the launch of the latest version of Android: Google Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, in Hong Kong on Wednesday - and with it the shiny new Samsung Galaxy Nexus. That’s all very well and good, but when is it coming to your Android...

  • Motorola Motosmart pictures and hands-on
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    Motorola Motosmart pictures and hands-on

    By 10 July 2012

    In the bustling budget mobile phone market, Motorola has introduced the Motosmart - an Android-enabled smartphone available for a penny under £100 outside of contract. If you want to sign up via T-Mobile then a mere £7 per month is all that's needed....

  • Motorola Motosmart, 3.5-inch affordable Android hits the UK
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    Motorola Motosmart, 3.5-inch affordable Android hits the UK

    By 10 July 2012

    Motorola has launched the Motorola Motosmart in the UK, an entry-level Android smartphone that's going to be incredibly cheap, at £99.99 PAYG or £7 a month on contract. The new handset will be available through T-Mobile, bringing smartphone features...

  • Motorola Atrix HD: 4.5-inch screen, Kevlar backed, but only 8.4mm thick
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    Motorola Atrix HD: 4.5-inch screen, Kevlar backed, but only 8.4mm thick

    By 5 July 2012

    Motorola has updated the Motorola Atrix, opting to call the follow-up the Motorola Atrix HD. The new smartphone, which will be clad in Kevlar for those bullet-dodging moments, will pack all the usual tech you would expect from a flagship smartphone and...

  • Motorola Razr Maxx review
    Phones 4 out of 5

    Motorola Razr Maxx review

    By 31 May 2012

    We have been using the Motorola Razr for quite a long time now. It's a phone that we've honestly fallen in love with. It's styling is unique and interesting, it's tough without looking like a builder's phone and it's been a sturdy and reliable companion....

  • Asus Google Nexus 7 outed - the first Jelly Bean tablet?
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    Asus Google Nexus 7 outed - the first Jelly Bean tablet?

    By 30 May 2012

    Rumours of a Google Nexus tablet have gathered pace and it's almost certainly going to be a 7-incher from Asus. A benchmark test run using Basemark has revealed some interesting facts. Going by the codename “Grouper” - Google has a history of codenaming...

  • Google's purchase of Motorola won't damage other Android devices
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    Google's purchase of Motorola won't damage other Android devices

    By 23 May 2012

    Eric Schmidt, Google’s chairman, has taken to the stage at Google’s Big Tent conference to outline the company’s plans for the recently acquired Motorola Mobility. Google finally completed the purchase of Motorola for $12.5 billion and Schmidt has...

  • Google finally buys Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion
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    Google finally buys Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion

    By 22 May 2012

    Google has finally signed on the bottom line and finalised the deal that sees the internet giant purchase Motorola Mobility. The deal is believed to be worth a whopping $12.5 billion and is the first time Google has owned a mobile hardware company. Google...

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #85 - Motorola RAZR Maxx, Panasonic and E3
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    Pocket-lint Podcast #85 - Motorola RAZR Maxx, Panasonic and E3

    By 18 May 2012

    In this week’s podcast the Linters look at the impact Panasonics' poor financial results for the last fiscal year will have on the plasma TV market, and wonder whether it will be able to continue to fend off cheaper alternatives. Plus, we get our hands...

  • Motorola RAZR MAXX pictures and hands-on
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    Motorola RAZR MAXX pictures and hands-on

    By 17 May 2012

    Just how important is a good battery life on a smartphone to you? Very according to Motorola. With that in mind its been busy working away at its Motorola RAZR MAXX, a smartphone that doesn’t skimp on features, but most importantly won’t die on you...

  • Motorola Defy Mini review
    Phones 1.5 out of 5

    Motorola Defy Mini review

    By 7 May 2012

    We reviewed the Motorola Defy+ some time ago, and we didn't care for it. Not at all. So when the Defy Mini arrived, we couldn't see our hearts splitting in half with the love. And we aren't sure why it's called the Defy Mini either, because it's not much...

  • Motorola RAZR Maxx mid-May arrival confirmed
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    Motorola RAZR Maxx mid-May arrival confirmed

    By 26 April 2012

    Motorola has confirmed that UK customers will be able to purchase its RAZR Maxx handset from the middle of May. The Android-powered device will be the latest addition to Motorola’s most successful range of phones to date, with the manufacturer reintroducing...

  • Motorola Droid RAZR HD specs revealed
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    Motorola Droid RAZR HD specs revealed

    By 18 April 2012

    The latest member of Motorola’s revitalised RAZR family looks set to get the High Definition treatment after an employee posted some specs on Picasa. The specs name the phone as the Motorola Droid RAZR HD, along with various camera credentials that...

  • Your next phone is likely to be water repellent, thanks to P2i Aridion
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    Your next phone is likely to be water repellent, thanks to P2i Aridion

    By 13 April 2012

    Those paying attention in class will know that one of the features Motorola has added to both the Motorola RAZR and Xoom 2 devices is SplashGuard, a technology that will provide protection from water damage at the molecular level. Neat stuff. The company...