Motorola Motoroi, Android Comes to South Korea

Android comes to Korea of the South with a phone of American origin, more specifically talk about the Motorola Motoroi, which was formerly known as Motorola XT720. A curious detail of the origin taking into account the complications imposed by foreign brands.

The truth is that they have chosen a fairly impressive terminal to release Android in the country, stressing that it has version 2.0 of the OS, and a capacitive screen 3.7 inch WVGA resolution (480 x 854 pixels).

It is also over half its 8-megapixel camera and Xenon flash. Gusts of up to 6 photos, can be made in photographic mode lets us take panoramic and featuring image stabilization and face detection.

In regards to video, it has the ability to record in 720 p format, and the interesting thing is that they have included an HDMI output to your phone that will turn it into a high-definition source.

The chosen storage memory is 8GB (expandable via microSD), and has connectivity WiFi, receiver GPS, 3.5 mm jack and DMB TV tuner.

The phone will be available in early February with the operator SK Telecom, have not given details about prices and hopefully have better luck than appeared in the South Korea foreign phones, since they tend to be penalized by heavy taxes so that they do not compete with domestic product.

We don’t have many details, but inform us that you have five different text input modes, enter that we find the full available horizantal and vertical QWERTY keyboard and a localized character recognition system.

Motorola It is laying you really well its relationship with Google, by phones so complete that it is putting on the market, and by the various rumors that are appearing these days, that can make it win many integers in the scenario of mobile.


The phone has been so interesting at the level of media and users, that it was rumored his departure beyond Korean borders, well said and done in March, will be available in the U.S.. Hopefully it cunda example and end at our borders.

I leave you with a video of the phone running, we can see the Multitouch possibilities or customization of Android for the occasion:

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