The Droid RAZR Maxx was released in the beginning of 2012 by Motorola with Verizon network. The Droid Razr HD and Droid Razr Maxx HD run on Android with 4G LTE. These were designed by Motorola as the successor to their Droid Razr series which was released a few months before them. The Droid RAZR is very easy to use when compared to other devices. The physical appearance of the phone is unique, boasts a slightly octagonal shape with corners in square shape and a Kevlar back cover. It was eventually manufactured in many colours. Motorola Mobility decided to differentiate the Droid series from other Android devices by focusing on a higher battery capacity for both standard and Maxx variants; you can compare it with Samsung galaxy S3.
Droid Razr Maxx HD is slimmer to Samsung galaxy S3 and Apple iPhone 5, it's lighter in weight to carry and can be kept in pocket without any issues. It offers screen touch keypad. The dimensions of the smartphone are 5.19" x 2.67" x 0.37" which are bigger in size compared to other android phones. Its screen display size is about 4.7 inches with a super AMOLED display technology with a screen resolution of 1,280 x 720 pixels, pixel density is 312 PPI. It has an additional display support, Ambient Light Sensor, Multi Touch, Proximity Sensor and Scratch Resistant Glass to protect your phone from scratches. It runs on Android operating system version 4.0.
Let's see in detail about its specifications:
It has 5 sensors which add a spice and amazing experience while using the device in different ways. They are as follows:
Accelerometer: This sensor helps in positioning the view of the screen as per your wish like horizontal or vertical. It also helps application developers for games and other programs configuration.
Barometer: This sensor works n coordination with GPS for determining location of the device apart from knowing atmospheric pressure.
Digital Compass: This sensor helps in the navigation of the directions and helps a user towards North, South, East and West.
GPS and Gyroscope: GPS helps in knowing the location of the device on earth as its name Global Positioning System suggests. This sensor in the phone calculates via dead reckoning the position, orientation, and velocity (direction and speed of movement) of a moving object without external references. It is used on vehicles such as ships, aircraft, submarines, guided missiles, and spacecraft.
This device has following networks for better connectivity for users' convenience.
Features: It has features like DLNA, FM Receiver, FM Transmitter, GPS Navigation, Graphics Accelerator, HD Playback and Microphone. It has a processer of CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960.
Display: The Razr HD has a 4.7 inches, A super AMOLED display technology with screen resolution of 1,280 x 720 pixels, pixel density is 312 PPI. It has an additional display support, Ambient Light Sensor, Multi Touch, Proximity Sensor and Scratch Resistant Glass which protects your phone from scratches.
Storage and Ram: The Motorola Droid Razr Maxx HD has 1,024 Mb of RAM. It has an internal storage capacity of 3 GB, external card storage capacity 32 GB and supports Micro SD and Micro SDHC.
Camera: The Razr HD has an 8 megapixel rear camera, 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera for video calling. It gives a video capture resolution of 1080p. That means, this phone is good for those looking for better image quality and photography lovers to capture their favorite moments in phone. The camera has the following advanced features:
• Burst Mode
• Digital Zoom
• Front Facing camera
• Image stabilization
• LED Flash
• Video Recording
• FaceTime HD Camera
• Auto Face Detection
It has the following connectivity features:
Wireless connectivity: It has 3G, 4G, Bluetooth version 4.0, Mobile Hotspot Tethering, NFC and of course WiFI.
Charging Connection: It has a micro USB charger to charge Droid Razr Maxx HD.
Interfaces: It has been provided with HDMI ( Via Micro USB ) Micro USB and USB.
Headphones Connections: It has been provided with 3.5mm headphones. The sound quality of the headphones is amazing. The speakers are very efficient and produce very loud and a thundering sound.
G SM Networks: Easily, it can support 850 MHZ,900 MHZ,1900 MHZ, and 2100 MHZ networks.
HSDPA Networks: It also supports 850 MHZ,900 MHZ,1900 MHZ, and 2100MHZ.
LTE Networks: It supports LTE networks like 700 MHZ Class 13.
The battery of the phone is quite effective. It has a capacity of 3,300 mAh. It's of Li Polymer type. It gives 372 hrs of standby time without using with a talking time of 32 hours.
Price and Availability
Price: The price of this smartphone is associated with Verizon carrier. If a user goes with carrier, the price of the phone is called with contract and it's $199, and if a user does not want a carrier and would like to his own, he can just buy a phone for $729.
Availability: it's available through online shops like amazon.com, ebay.com, flipakrt.com, etc. buyers can also buy it from Motorola showrooms.
So, these were the features, reviews, speculations, price and availability of Motorola Droid Razor. Hope this would help buyers.
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