Motorola Droid Razr Maxx For Verizon

Category: Cell Phones - by Edwin C - Date: May 16, 2012

The Droid Razr Maxx, made by Motorola for Verizon, is an incredibly thin smartphone that promises to run for days. Verizon’s 4G LTE network can be a battery hog on some phones, which is why this one was built with a large 3300 mAh lithium-ion battery that can deliver up to 21 hours of talk time. The Razr Maxx could very well be the best Android smartphone on the market today. It has been built with the best materials, has a fast processor and a beautiful AMOLED screen. Here are some additional product specs on the Droid Razr Maxx by Motorola.

Hardware

To power the phone there is a dual-core 1.2 GHz processor and 1 GB of LP DDR2 RAM. It runs on Android 2.3.5 (Gingerbread) but is upgradeable to Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). There is 16 GB of internal storage in the Razr Maxx along with a 16 GB microSD card that is pre-installed for a total of 32 GB. If you need more than that you can replace the 16 gig microSD card with a 32 GB one to give you a total of 48 GB.

Screen

The Droid Razr Maxx has a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED multi-touch display with qHD resolution (960 x 540 pixels). The screen is scratch protected with Gorilla Glass.

Camera

In the front there is a 1.3 megapixel camera that is ideal for having video chats in 720p HD. The rear facing camera lets you capture photos in 8 megapixels. The camera in the back also lets you shoot videos in 1080p HD.

Mobile Hotspot

One of the main things that separates this smartphones from the iPhone is the ability to share this blazing 4G LTE connection with your laptop. You can turn the Droid Razr Maxx into a mobile hotspot and share your connected with up to 8 wifi devices.

Protection

Since the phone is just 0.35 inches thick (8.99mm) you might think the phone is on the frail side. But it’s just not the case. The phone is strengthened in laser cut DuPont Kevlar fiber. To keep the screen protected from scratches it has been reinforced with corning gorilla glass. To defend the phone against water damage, the phone is shielded with water-repellent nanoparticles.

Network Speed

The phone runs on Verizon’s 4G LTE network. You can expect data rates anywhere from 5-12 mbps, much faster than the 3G rates of 600 kbps to 1.4 mbps. What this means is that you’ll be able to stream videos in high definition without buffering. Just how fast is it? Downloading a song or uploading a picture to Facebook will only take you about 6 seconds.

Battery

The Droid Razr Maxx has a 3300 mAh lithium-ion non-removable battery. You shouldn’t need to charge the battery more than once a day because this phone can provide you with up to 21 hours of talk time and a whopping 380 hours (nearly 16 days) in standby.

Size / Weight

This lightweight thin phone weighs 5.1 ounces. It measures 5.15 inches (13.081 cm) x 2.71 inches (6.8834 cm) x 0.35 inches (0.889 cm).

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