Tag Archives: Atrix

PSA: Upcoming update for Atrix kills root

Just this weekend, Motorola revealed a list of changes that would be included in the next update (4.1.57) coming to the Atrix 4G. Not mentioned among Bluetooth, battery, and screen improvements, is that the update revokes your super user privileges. According to a thread on XDA, if you install the update that’s floating around the Internet now,… Read more

Motorola Atrix available on Bell now

Ready for your first dose of dual-core goodness Canada? Starting today, the Motorola Atrix is available for purchase on Bell Mobility. Here’s the breakdown: As far as pricing goes, you’re looking at $599.95 off contract; $574.95 with a one-year; $549.95 for a two-year; and on a three-year contract, you’ll pay $169.95 with a qualifying plan of $50… Read more

Atrix 4G laptop dock under fire for compatibility issues

One of the biggest advantages of buying a phone in person as opposed to online is the demo units. I get asked at least once a day what phone someone should buy. My response is usually the same: go to a store, find the phones you’re looking at, and see which one gives you a better feeling. The only way you can falsely advertise with a demo unit is by… Read more

Motorola Atrix 4G available now

The time has finally come; the Motorola Atrix 4G from AT&T is available now. The 4-inch qHD sporting, dual-core processor boasting, practically-a-laptop smartphone can be yours for just $199 on a two-year contract, or $499 with the handy laptop dock included — that is if you buy it from AT&T. Of course Ma Bell isn’t the only one slinging her wares;… Read more

Motorola Atrix rooted

The Motorola Atrix may not be quite ready for release just yet, but that hasn’t stopped those who have their hands on one from already achieving root access. Thanks to several users over in the XDA forums, the day you go buy your shiny new Atrix 4G is the day you should be able to root your phone, side-load apps, and tether to you heart’s content…. Read more

Motorola Atrix 4G: Price and release date revealed

Information on the Motorola Atrix 4G has surely been bountiful. Practically the only thing we haven’t heard yet in regards to the dual-core monster is an official release date or price. Well that changed today, as AT&T has finally come forward and spilled the beans. Starting February 13th, you can begin pre-ordering the Atrix 4G that’s set to release… Read more

Video: Motorola Atrix 4G promotional video goes live

Motorola has posted the very first full-length promotional video for the Atrix 4G today, showing off everything the power-house device is capable of. It shows how you can utilize the laptop-esque attachment to use Google Maps with Firefox while you text and call your buddies on the same screen; it shows how you can dock your phone and attach it to your big… Read more

Pre-order page for the Motorola Atrix goes up on Amazon

After the euphoria of seeing the specs on the most recent crop of Android phones wears off, sticker shock starts to set it. If a device with a 3.7″ screen and 800MHz processor is still $149 – $199 on contract, what are the newest dual-core monster gonna run you? Well if the new place-holder page for the Atrix 4G on Amazon is any sign of things to come,… Read more

Motorola Atrix set to launch March 1st

According to some internal documents obtained by Android Central, it looks like the Motorola Atrix for AT&T is set to launch March 1st. The date has yet to be made official from Ma Bell but if you take a look at the document found below, the model ATRIX 4G, SKU number 65230, is listed under “PreLaunch” with a launch date of March 1st. AC is quick to… Read more