Motorola Droid Razr Maxx – Promises Marathon-Worthy Battery LifeCell Phones — on January 31, 2012 at 4:12 am | Comment Now
Motorola Droid Razr Maxx is a high-end smartphone that offers larger battery life and dual core processor, which keeps phone running smoothly. Despite beefed-up battery life, it is crafted in attractive and slim design, which is designed for withstanding occasional drop, liquid spill and scratch. It features gorgeous 4.3 inch Super AMOLED Advanced screen, fast Verizon LTE/4G data and dual core 1.2GHz processor like its predecessor while retaining tight security features and powerful multimedia chops. At 8.99mm, it is sleeker as compared to other handsets in the market and packs more battery, too. Seriously sleek, the Droid Razr Maxx is exact opposite of frail. It is made strong with DuPont KEVLAR fiber, while Corning Gorilla Glass defends the display against scrapes and scratches. A force field of water-repellent nanoparticles shields the handset against water attacks and even the electrical boards inside.
The free MotoCast application from the company allows Motorola Droid Razr Maxx to stream your documents, apicultures and music (including Windows Media Player and iTunes playlists) from your home and work computers, virtually anytime, anywhere. No uploading to third party means no wasted time, and everything stays protected, right on your computer. The 4.3-inch Super AMOLED Advanced screen found on this smartphone dishes cutting edge visuals and broader range of hyper vibrant colors as compared to LCD high definition televisions. Providing higher resolution as compared to Super AMOLED Plus screens, you get incredible detail in your pictures, applications and videos.
The Motorola Droid Razr Maxx proves that a powerful Android smartphone can remain sleek and still provide marathon worthy battery life. The company ups the Android ante with this smartphone. Not only does this handset come equipped with exceptional features, which graced original Droid Razr, the company has thrown in energy dense 2200mAh battery. It measures 5.14 inches high, 0.35 inch thick and 2.75 inches wide and weighs 5.1 ounces, making it a heavier and slightly thicker as compared to previous model. Like original Droid Razr, the Maxx features Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread operating system with Motoblur interface. You will find 5 customizable home screen to select from with more shortcuts to phone dialer, main menu, messaging and camera running along the bottom.
The Motorola Droid Razr Maxx’s lock screen shows usual digital clock, battery info and date. It allows you to toggle ringer/vibrate function and jump straight to camera application. Those who like the virtual keyboard of original Razr will find the same responsiveness, well spaced keys and light haptic feedback here. The Droid Razr Maxx offers plenty of Android capabilities, which include GPS, mobile hotspot capability, Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi. Some of the Google services and applications include Gmail, YouTube, Google Talk, Latitude, Google Search with Voice, Places, Google Maps with Navigation and Google Books. Organizer and phone functions include calendar, speakerphone, alarm, voice command support, clock, task list, calculator and file manager.
Other apps preinstalled on Motorola Droid Razr Maxx include healthy helping of paid and free services and software, including Blockbuster, Amazon’s Kindle app, Madden NFL 12, Let’s Golf 2, Slacker Radio, Netflix, VideoSurf and MotoPrint,. Of course Verizon added some of its own applications such as Verizon Instant Messenger, Device Setup, NFL Mobile, My Verizon Mobile, Verizon Video, V Cast Tones, Visual Voicemail and VZ Navigator. Honestly the most helpful of the lot is My Verizon Data widget that lives by default on home screen and estimates your data usage for avoiding being slammed or throttled with additional fees.
The Motorola Droid Razr Maxx gets Quickoffice application that allows you to edit and create office documents; portable PC experience, which Webtop offers and GoToMeeting video conference application of Citrix. Plenty of Motorola Android phones feature its Webtop app, and Droid Razr Maxx continues the tradition. Just attach it to compatible accessories such as Lapdock 500 Pro (14-inch screen), HD Station or Lapdock 100 (10-inch screen), and Webtop platform fires up automatically. The Lapdocks come with touchpad and keyboard, but you will have to contribute your own input devices if using something like HD Station.
Apart from third-party applications including Slacker Radio, the Motorola Droid Razr Maxx has same robust Music application, which is much more capable as compared to stock Android software. Identical to Droid Bionic, the application has Music Store courtesy of Verizon Wireless, support for podcast subscription and playback and Internet radio functions. You can also use this application for streaming music from your home server through MotoCast. The Droid Razr Maxx gets 16GB of internal storage space along with preloaded 16GB microSD card. It can support cards up to 32GB and can handle files such as AAC+ AAC+ enhanced, AAC, AMR WB, AMR NB, MP3, MIDI, WMA v10, WMA v9 and WAV formats.
Standard features on Motorola Droid Razr Maxx include 2G Network: CDMA 800 / 1900; 3G Network: CDMA2000 1xEV-DO; 4G Network: LTE 700 MHz Class 13; 4.3 inch Super AMOLED Advanced capacitive touchscreen with 16 million colors, 540 x 960 pixels and 256ppi pixel density; Corning Gorilla Glass; microSD, up to 32GB, 16GB card included; 16 GB storage, 1GB RAM; Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps, LTE; Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot; 8.0-megapixel camera with 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Touch-focus, geotagging, face detection and image stabilization; Android OS, v2.3.5 (Gingerbread), upgradeable to v4.0.
The Motorola Droid Razr Maxx is also equipped with Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9; GPU: PowerVR SGX540; GPS with A-GPS support and GLONASS; Active noise cancellation with dedicated microphone; Splash resistant; HDMI port; SNS integration; Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Google Talk and Picasa integration; MP3/AAC+/WAV/WMA player; MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player; Document viewer/editor; Voice memo/dial/commands; Predictive text input (Swype); Phonebook: Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID and Ring ID; Organizer: Calendar (calendar entries), Alarm (alarm entries), To-Do (to-do entries), Document viewer and Calculator; Messaging: SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input; E-mail: IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange; USB: USB 2.0, Connector: microUSB and Features: Mass storage device, USB charging.
The Motorola Droid Razr Maxx adds Notifications: Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone; Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, Voice dialing, Voice commands and Voice recording; Bluetooth 4.0 Profiles: Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Basic Printing (BPP), Basic Imaging (BIP), File Transfer (FTP), Dial-up networking (DUN), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Generic Object Exchange (GOEP), Human Interface Device (HID), Headset (HSP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Object Push (OPP), Serial Port (SPP) and Phone Book Access (PBAP). The rated battery life of Droid Razr Maxx is 21.5 hours in talktime mode and 16 days in standby mode. In plenty of ways, the Droid Razr Maxx is a smartphone the Droid Razr should have been.