Tag Archives: Xoom

Sprint branded Xoom leaks online

Brought to you by the same guy who originally leaked the HTC EVO Shift 4G (Sprint Users forum member r0fl), we now have picture proof that the Motorola Xoom will be coming to Sprint. There isn’t much information surrounding the leak –cost, 4G, release date– but it’s nice to see it exists. Of course there’s no reason to think it wouldn’t come with… Read more

Motorola Xoom WiFi only edition: March 27th, $599

After more leaks and rumors than any one device usually gets in its lifespan, Motorola has officially announced the Motorola Xoom WiFi only edition. Available starting March 27th, the WiFi only Xoom will be coming in at $599 from Amazon.com, Best Buy, Costco, RadioShack, Sam’s Club (select locations), Staples, and Walmart. As you can see, Motorola… Read more

Top Xoom Tips and Tricks [Video]

Let’s take a video look at what separates the Motorola Xoom from the rest of the pack. I’ve been putting the Xoom to the test for around a week now and I’ve discovered a lot about it that isn’t in the typical rushed review video. The launch of the iP*d 2 was nothing short of significant for Motorola but the Xoom has a few tricks up its sleeve that the… Read more

WiFi only Xoom coming to Staples as soon as April 3rd

The evidence pointing towards an early April release for the WiFi only version of the Motorola Xoom is getting stronger today as Droid-Life has obtained some internal documents from Staples showing that training on the device starts March 23rd. Not only that, but they’ve also heard from multiple sources that April 3rd is the day the tablet will actually go… Read more

WiFi only Xoom priced by Sam’s Club

Just two days ago on DroidDog, I wrote a piece dedicated to the current tablet market. As far as Google’s position in concerned, the bottom line is this: they need more content and cheaper prices for their top tier products. Well if the newest pricing information on the WiFi only Motorola Xoom from Droid-Life is correct, they may have one of those two… Read more

Unboxed: Motorola Xoom

Here’s the Xoom! Is this the Android tablet you’ve been waiting for? Is this the one you just need to have? The one you’ve justified in your mind is worth the money? You’re probably already seen a list of specs along with all the rumor articles. Let’s take a look at what comes in the box: Check out more of the content I produce on the MKBHD… Read more

Xoom overclocked to 1.5GHz

Just this past Friday, one day after the Motorola Xoom was officially released, instructions on how to root your shiny new tablet were already posted online. It only took one weekend and some hard work from coolbho3000, the developer behind the famous SetCPU, to get the Xoom up and running at 1.5GHz and stable. As you can see in the video above, the… Read more

How to root the Motorola Xoom

Well that didn’t take long. Master modder Koush set his sights on the Motorola Xoom, and there’s already a fairly detailed how to rooting process posted online to prove it. As far as the level of difficulty involved with rooting the Xoom is concerned, you should have a relatively in-depth knowledge of how ADB works before you get going. It should also… Read more

Motorola Xoom how to videos

Now that the Motorola Xoom has gone on sale, and you’ve finally sat down with your shiny new tablet, you may be wondering, what now? Well if you head on over to YouTube, how2moto can help. Motorola started a how to channel on YouTube sometime back in mid-2008 titled how2moto. Now available on the channel is some 290 videos, including 11 on the Xoom… Read more

Motorola Xoom now available for purchase

For $599 on contract or $799 outright, you can grab yourself Motorola’s Honeycomb powered tablet, Xoom, right now from Verizon Wireless. Of course, people who want to get in early will have to wait for 4G LTE support (a free upgrade that will be available in the next three months) and Flash, but perhaps the those bullet points are worth sacrificing for… Read more