Motorola Droid / Milestone / Sholes / A855 / Tao


Specs: 600 MHz ARM + 430 MHz Image Processor; 3.7″, 854 x 480 touch screen; 512 MB ROM; 256 MB RAM; 1400 mAh battery; 5MP cam with auto-focus and video; 3.5 mm audio jack; Android 2.0 (Eclair); EV-DO Rev. A, 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi.

Released by: Verizon on November 6th, 2009

US cost: After all is said and done, $199 from Verizon, though it can be had as low as $149.99.

Notes: GSM/HSPA version has cleared FCC – possibly for Canadian carrier, Rogers Wireless. Will launch overseas as the Milestone. First phone to ship with Android 2.0 and Google’s turn-by-turn navigation. Also the first in the Droid series on VZW.

See the Droid unboxed by Noah Kravitz of PhoneDog.

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