DRIOD 4 by Motorola: Verizon Wireless and Motorola Unveils Thinnest and Most Powerful 4G LTE QWERTY Smartphone

Posted on Jan 10 2012 - 10:42am by Editorial Staff

Verizon Wireless and Motorola Mobility Inc. introduced the new DRIOD 4 by Motorola today (PST) at the 2012 CES. The phone is the thinnest and most powerful 4G LTE QWERTY Smartphone that offers the power and capabilities to handle the most demanding lifestyles.

DRIOD 4 Features and Specifications:

  1. Slim at half an inch thin
  2. Dual core of 12 GHz processor
  3. 1 GB of RAM
  4. Five-row QWERTY keyboard with a PC-like layout
  5. 8-MP camera
  6. 1080p HD video capture
  7. Powered by Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread, to be upgraded to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
  8. 4.0-inch HD display with scratch and scrape resistant glass
  9. MotoCast for remote streaming of photos, videos, music, documents, presentations and more from home or office computers
  10. 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot supporting up to eight Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  11. Water-repellent nanocoating for splash resistance
  12. 16 GB on-board memory (actual formatted capacity is less); Support for up to 32 GB microSD card
  13. Business Ready with government-grade encryption (FIPS 140-2) for email, calendar and contacts; preloaded with Citrix®Receiver for Android (available in webtop) for desktop virtualization and access

Accessories compatible with DRIOD 4: 

  1. 10.1-inch Lapdock 100
  2. 14-inch Lapdock 500 Pro
  3. HD Dock
  4. HD Station
  5. Vehicle Navigation Mount

About Verizon Wireless:

Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 107.7 million total wireless connections, including 90.7 million retail customers.  Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with nearly 83,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications and Vodafone.

About Motorola Mobility, Inc.:

Motorola Mobility, Inc. 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.

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