Motorola has launched two new Honeycomb tablets on Verizon’s network in the United States today. These are the same tablets, which were recently launched in United Kingdom as Xoom 2 and Xoom 2 Media Edition. Dubbed as Droid Xyboard 10.1 and Droid Xyboard 8.2, these tablets will be available online and in stores sometime this month. Along with the tablets, Motorola has also introduced the white variant of Droid RAZR today on Verizon.
As the name suggests, Droid Xyboard 10.1 is a tablet with 10.1 inch display and same is the case with Droid Xyboard 8.2. Running on Android 3.2 right now, both the tablets are upgradable to Android 4.0 aka Ice Cream Sandwich.
Droid Xyboard tablets feature LTE connectivity, 1.2GHz dual core processor, 1GB RAM and support MotoCast app for remote access to music, videos and other content. Other features of the tablets include displays with Gorilla Glass protection, coating of water-repellent nanoparticles and magnesium-reinforced bodies with aluminum housing.
Verizon has pre-loaded several applications on these tablets to make them business ready such Quickoffice HD, Citrix GoToMeeting and Google Talk for video conferencing.
Droid Xyboard Tablets:
- 10.1-inch and 8.2-inch In-Plane Switching (IPS) display
- 5MP rear camera, 1.3MP front camera
- Wi-Fi Connectivity (802.11 a/b/g/n)
- LTE connectivity
Pricing of Droid Xyboard tablets:
Droid Xyboard 10.1: 16 GB for $529.99, 32 GB for $629.99 and 64 GB for $729.99 (all with two-year contract)
Droid Xyboard 8.2: 16 GB for $429.99 and 32 GB for $529.99 (all with two-year contract)
White Droid RAZR:
The white variant of Droid RAZR is same as the original Droid RAZR and has been priced at $299.99 with a new two-year customer agreement.