Motorola Xoom to cost $800?!

No, that is not a typo; a recent post over at AndroidCentral containing information from an apparently reliable tipster regarding the MAP (minimum advertised price) has just hit the tubes.  According to the screenshots provided by the tipster, the MAP for the Motorola Xoom appears to be $799, quite a bit higher than anticipated.  The screenshots details information on the HTC Thunderbolt’s MAP as well, coming in at a much more acceptable $249.  Hit the link to find out more.

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Motorola Gets All Enigmatic-like

The next step in Motorola’s marketing campaign is an incredibly vague counter on the main mobile landing page of their official site.  In bold letters, Motorola beckons; “Ready to skip a generation?”  Just below their siren song a counter can be found, currently just under 15 days left to tick away.  Honeycomb promises to be a major milestone release (tablet-wise, anyways) for Google’s Android OS.

Here’s to hoping that countdown isn’t counting down to something more sinister (or boring).

More Droid to come, Moto Droid Pro, World Edition and Tablet found in Verizon System

It seems like a new Droid phone comes out every other month now these days. Hot on the heels of the Droid 2 being released, two new Droid phones have popped up in the system, the Droid Pro and Droid 2 World Edition, also Moto seems to be working Android Tablet or as well.

Droid Pro specs:

  • 4” display
  • 1.3Ghz CPU
  • Global Roaming
  • Model Number A957
  • November Launch

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BGR scoops up Verizon roadmap, Droids, Tablets, LTE, and more

BGR picked up on a road map that seems to be quite huge. Not just a ‘maybe’ here and a ‘maybe’ there, but some devices with some fairly detailed specs.  According to BGR, Verizon is expecting to get a new ‘Droid Pro’ in November, new Android world phones from both HTC and Samsung before the end of the year, a Samsung tablet this year, a Motorola tablet next year, a new LTE MiFi with hotspot sharing with up to 10 poeple, and more. Check out BGR’s official queue up after the break…

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