5/16/2007 4:41:00 PM
RAZR 2 for July
The Motorola RAZR 2, to ship in the UK in July, has 2GB of memory, a large two-inch external screen, two-megapixel camera and metal finish. The phone has 'Crystal Talk' technology for call clarity and enabling voice messages to be read out automatically.
The RAZR 2 will be highlighted with a marketing campaign with endorsements by David Beckham and pop star Fergie. Marketing manager James King said handset would be set at 'mid-level' pricing.
At 11.9mm thin, it is thinner than the 13.7mm LG Shine, and two millimetres thinner than the original RAZR.
The V9 HSDPA version will be available in September, and is likely to be offered in a red colour variant.
Motorola's multimedia phone the Z8, the world's first kick-slider (with sliding and bending action), will debut in the UK in the week of 4 June with a £5m marketing campaign.
The ROKR Z6, Motorola's new Linux/ Java music handset, will also launch in June. It's 2GB enables storage of up to 1,000 songs.
The MOTO Q9 smartphone, with Windows Mobile 6, Bluetooth and 2-megapixel camera, has launched in Italy with further roll out expected in the coming months. A Q8 GSM version will also be available shortly.