Motorola announced three new Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwhich powered smartphones for Verizon Wireless at their press event in NYC. The two models namely Droid RAZR HD and the Droid RAZR M is expected, but surprisingly it also announced the third model namely Droid RAZR Maxx HD, which is basically a verizon of the Droid RAZR HD with an even bigger battery.
Specs and Features of Droid RAZR Maxx HD:
- 8-mega pixel camera with 1080p video capture
- 1.3 mega pixel front facing camera
- LTE support
- Bluetooth 4.0 LE+EDR
- Wi-fi with mobile hotspot for upto 8 connections
- 3,300mAH battery ready to offer upto 8 hours of web browsing on chrome for Android (4G LTE speeds) and up to 8 hours of voice-guided turn-by-turn GPS navigation. Up to 32 hours of mixed usage.
- Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich, upgradable to Jelly Bean
- 4.7-inch Super AMOLED HD Display with 720p resolution
- Size: 131.9 x 67.9 x 9.3mm
- Weight: 157g
- Corning Gorilla Glass display
- 1.5GHz dual-core processor
- 1GB of RAM
- DuPont Kevlar casing
- microSD support
- 32GB memory of which 26GB is available to the user
Annoyingly, the Droid RAZR Maxx HD will comes with ICS on board instead of Jelly Bean-you would think Motorola would release new devices running the latest Android OS Version but that’s not apparently the case.
Difference Between Droid RAZR HD & Droid RAZR Maxx HD:
The Maxx HD is slightly smaller than the former. It weighs about 157g and measures about extra 0.9mm thickness give the RAZR Maxx HD a 3,300mAh battery (compared to 2,530mAh) capable of up to 32 hours of mixed usage (compared to 24 hours of mixed usage). Moreover, the RAZR Maxx HD also packs an extra 16GB of built-in memory, while everything else stays the same.