Motorola Mobility Shows Off Dual-Mode CDMA/GSM Android Smartphone

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Motorola Mobility has shown of its first Android powered CDMA EVDO GSM dual standby mode dual SIM touchscreen smartphone for the Indian market that also allows the user to choose their network. Motorola's MILESTONE XT800 offers a mobile Internet experience with WiFi WAPI and world phone capability and also features multimedia services.

"We have specially designed the MILESTONE XT800 to provide infotainment-on-the-go for consumers who want a device that matches the demands of an hectic lifestyle like that of a senior professional," said Faisal Siddiqui, country head for India, Motorola Mobility. "We believe in bringing the power of Android closer to the Indian consumer--stylish and unique form factors, innovative and compelling features and, experiences that offer greater flexibility and ease of use. MILESTONE XT800 delivers on all this and much, much more!"

The smartphone comes with a 3.7inch, 854x480 pixel FWVGA landscape touch display, along with a 5 megapixel digital-zoom autofocus camera.

Key Specifications of the MILESTONE XT800 include

  • 5MP camera with digital-zoom, autofocus, dual LED flash
  • Android 2.1 platform with pinch to zoom capacitive touch display
  • SMS, MMS, email (corporate email exchange , POP3/IMAP embedded, push email)
  • USB 2.0 high-speed data transfer2, with support for synchronization with PCs
  • Bluetooth1&3 2.0+EDR high-speed transmission and wireless Bluetooth stereo
  • Assisted GPS satellite navigation1&2 supporting Google Maps
  • Support for viewing and editing documents in Word/Excel/PowerPoint/PDF and Zip formats
  • Memory is expandable up to 32GB; 2GB SD card in-box
  • e-Compass
  • Video capture/playback/streaming, HDMI (720p) output to high-definition devices
  • Supports several music formats: H.263, H.264, MPEG4
  • Supports multiple audio formats: AAC, ACC+, MP3, CMX, AMR NB, AMR WB, MIDI, WAV and WMA 9.

The Android 2.1-powered Motorola MILESTONE XT800 is exclusively distributed by AirTyme Communications in India at a MRP of Rs 31,999 (US$686). It comes with an HDMI cable for TV output and a 2GB micro SD card in-box.

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