Motorola announces RAZR i, its first Intel powered smartphone

As reported earlier, Motorola has announced its first Intel powered smartphone today at a press event in London, UK. Featuring a 4.3-inch edge-to-edge Super AMOLED Advanced display, the smartphone has been dubbed as Motorola RAZR i.

RAZR I will only be released in select European and Latin American markets including the U.K., France, Germany, Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. As expected, there is no word on the India launch, as Motorola is reported moving out of the country.

Motorola is releasing the phone in two colour versions Black and White (select markets only).

RAZR I features 2.0 GHz Intel Atom processor, 8-megapixel camera, Android 4.0, and NFC.

“Together with Intel, we’re redefining what people can expect from a mobile device. A camera that launches in an instant, Web pages that load blazingly fast and a device that’s the perfect balance of screen size and fit in hand,” said Jim Wicks, senior vice president, Consumer Experience Design, Motorola Mobility. “RAZR i delivers just that when you put an Intel-fast processor in a beautifully designed phone and add in extra long battery life.”

Update: It will priced at GBP 285 GBP 342 incl VAT) for the sim-free model in UK.

 


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2 thoughts on “Motorola announces RAZR i, its first Intel powered smartphone

    kaushik

    (September 18, 2012 - 10:55 pm)

    but remember the catch. 1.3-1.5Ghz is the stock frequency with 2Ghz being turbo and Turbo on a mobile will mean 2 thing: battery drain + heat.

    Rahul

    (September 18, 2012 - 10:04 pm)

    We want all the new Motorola phones here in India…

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