First device running Android 3.0™ (Honeycomb) now available at Future
Shop and Best Buy
TORONTO, April 7 /CNW/ - Motorola Mobility Canada today announced the
Motorola XOOM™ Wi-Fi is now available for purchase online from Best Buy and Future
Shop, and will be available in-stores across the country beginning
April 8. Providing higher resolution and more screen size in a smaller
package than the leading competitor, the first device in Canada to run
on Android™ 3.0 (Honeycomb) platform, Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi features a 1GHz-dual core
processor and 1 GB of RAM, front-facing and rear-facing cameras, true
multi-tasking functionality and the latest Google™ Mobile services on a 10.1 inch widescreen HD display.
Called the "the most potentially disruptive technology" by CNET at the
2011 Consumer Electronics Show, Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi showcases the
innovations of the Honeycomb user experience - including widgets, true
multi-tasking, browsing, notifications and customization - on a
10.1-inch widescreen HD display, enabling video content that's richer
and clearer than ever before. Support for HDMI enables viewing of
videos and movies on larger screens, such as HD televisions. A 5 MP
rear-facing camera captures HD video and 2 MP front-facing camera
enables clear video chats using Google Talk™.
The latest Google Mobile services include Google Maps 5.0™ with 3D
interaction, Gmail™, and access to thousands of apps from Android Market™. Motorola XOOM
Wi-Fi also supports a Beta of Adobe® Flash® Player 10.2 downloadable
from Android Market, enabling the delivery of Flash based web content
including videos, casual games and rich Internet applications.
Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi also features a built-in gyroscope, barometer,
e-compass, accelerometer and adaptive lighting; Motorola XOOM is
leading the tablet revolution. Motorola XOOM supports up to 10 hours of
video playback and charges in nearly half the time of competitive
tablets on the market.
Motorola Smart Accessories
Motorola XOOM features an ecosystem of intelligent accessories to
enhance the tablet experience:
A Standard Dock for watching video or listening to music through
external speakers as the device charges. Available now for $49.95.
A Speaker HD Dock for sending HD content directly to a TV or clearly
listening to music through two built-in speakers - eliminating the need
to attach external speakers. Available now for $129.95.
A custom keyboard with Bluetooth® wireless technology and special Android™ shortcut keys. Available now for $69.95.
Motorola XOOM Wi-Fi is now available for $599.99 at Future Shop and Best
Buy online, and will be available in-store beginning April 8. Visit
Motorola.ca to learn more.
About Motorola Mobility
Motorola Mobility, Inc. (NYSE: MMI) fuses innovative technology with
human insights to create experiences that simplify, connect and enrich
people's lives. Our portfolio includes converged mobile devices such as
smartphones and tablets; wireless accessories; end-to-end video and
data delivery; and management solutions, including set-tops and
data-access devices. For more information, visit motorola.com/mobility.
Certain features, services and applications are network dependent and
may not be available in all areas; additional terms, conditions and/or
charges may apply. All features, functionality and other product
specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.
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the property of their respective owners. © 2011 Motorola Mobility, Inc.
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