Mark Peters : September 13th 2009 - 11:00 CET
Motorola CLIQ Android Smartphone : T-Mobile USA announced the upcoming availability of the Motorola CLIQ Smartphone with MOTOBLUR, the first Android Smartphone from Motorola and the Android handset features the innovative MOTOBLUR solution. The Motorola CLIQ Android Smartphone will be available exclusively in the United States from T-Mobile later this fall. Developed by Motorola, MOTOBLUR is an innovative solution that manages and integrates communications - from work e-mail to social networking activity - on your Motorola Cliq handset. Updates to contacts, posts, messages, photos and more are streamed together and synced from sources including Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Gmail, and work and personal e-mail.|
Motorola CLIQ with MOTOBLUR
Motorola MOTOBLUR automatically technology delivers these updates to the home screen in easy-to-view streams so there is no need to open and close different mobile applications to keep up with the latest content. A 3G-capable smartphone featuring a slide-out QWERTY keyboard and a full touch-screen display, the Motorola CLIQ Android Smartphone is designed to keep the conversation moving, enabling fast messaging on the fly and easy navigation through MOTOBLUR’s streams and widgets.
Motorola Android Smartphone
Cole Brodman, chief technology and innovation officer with T-Mobile USA, jointly unveiled the Motorola Cliq Smartphone with MOTOBLUR with Sanjay Jha, co-CEO of Motorola and CEO of Motorola mobile phones, at Giga OM’s Mobilize 2009 conference. “T-Mobile’s highly social and always-connected customers have a natural affinity for mobile social networking, and we’re excited to feature the Motorola CLIQ Smartphone with MOTOBLUR prominently in what’s shaping up to be our most innovative holiday product line-up ever,” Brodman said. “The Motorola CLIQ cell phone lives up to Motorola’s tradition of great design and quality, and to our history of working together to create products that enhance the lives and the relationships of our customers.”
T-Mobile CLIQ Android Smartphone
Jha said, “We’re pleased to announce our first Android Smartphone in partnership with T-Mobile USA. The Motorola CLIQ Smartphone with MOTOBLUR differentiates the Android experience for consumers by being the only smartphone that automatically syncs conversations, contacts and content, and delivers a solution that’s instinctive, social and smart.”
Motorola CLIQ Smartphone
The new Motorola CLIQ smartphone expands T-Mobile’s compelling lineup of Android devices and underscores T-Mobile’s commitment to the open, highly customizable platform that gives developers and manufacturers the opportunity to create truly unique experiences. This continued first-mover advantage with Android lets T-Mobile customers have access to incredible innovation in the Android Software Market.
Motorola CLIQ features
The Motorola CLIQ delivers a reliable mobile Web experience by harnessing the power and speed of T-Mobile’s 3G network and Wi-Fi. Additional CLIQ features include a 3.1-inch HVGA touch-screen display, a 5 megapixel auto focus digital camera with video capture and playback at 24 frames per second, a 3.5mm headset jack, a music player with pre-loaded Amazon MP3 store application, Shazam, iMeem Mobile, and a pre-installed 2GB microSD memory card with support for up to 32GB of removable memory.
Motorola CLIQ software
The new Motorola Smartphone also features multitasking capabilities and one-touch access to the Google mobile services millions use every day, including Google Search by voice, Google Maps with Street View, YouTube and Picasa. Easy access to both personal and corporate e-mail, calendars, and contacts is supported by Exchange Server and Gmail. E-mail and contacts are also supported by Yahoo!, Windows Live Hotmail, and other POP3 and IMAP e-mail services. It also combines instant messaging support for Google Talk, as well as AOL, Yahoo! Messenger and Windows Live Messenger.
Motorola CLIQ review availability & price info
T-Mobile’s 3G network is currently available in 200 cities nationwide and covers more than 150 million people. By the end of 2009, T-Mobile USA expects its 3G network to be available to approximately 200 million people across the U.S. The Motorola CLIQ smartphone with MOTOBLUR will be available exclusively to T-Mobile customers later this fall in Titanium and Winter White. Pricing of the Motorola Cliq will be announced at a later date. As soon as we receive a Motorola CLIQ test sample, we will publish a photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by an in-depth Motorola CLIQ review.