Motorola Brings Ming Android Smartphones to China
30 Aug 2010 | Android , Google , Motorola , Smartphone | 2 comments
Motorola today introduced three new Android smartphones that will be heading directly to each of China's three carriers. The Ming series include the A1680 for China Unicom's WCDMA network, the MT810 for China Mobile's TD-SCDMA network and last but not least, the XT806 for China Telecom's CDMA-2000 network.
The Motorola A1680 is running Android 1.6 and it features a 3.1-inch AMOLED WVGA (800 x 480 pixels) touchscreen, a 5.0 megapixel camera with autofocus, digital zoom and 15 fps QVGA video recording, GPS, SoftStylus handwriting recognition software, 256 MB RAM and 512 MB flash external and a microSD card slot for up to 32 GB of extra storage. The device supports China Unicom's WCDMA network, as well as WAPI and WIFI1 high-speed connectivity.
The Motorola MT810 will use China Mobile's OPhone OS 2.0 implementation of Android. It comes equipped with a 3.2-inch, 854 x 480 pixels, 16 million color resistive touchscreen and a secondary capacitive touchscreen that offers full finger touch functionality even when the phone is closed. The MT810 also comes with a 5.0 megapixel camera with digital zoom, LED flash, D1 (720 x 480) video capture and 720p HD video playback, 512 MB flash memory, 256 MB RAM and up to 32GB of extra memory. Other features include Webkit 5 browser, FM Radio Receiver, aGPS, GPS and stereo Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR.
The Motorola XT806 uses Android 2.1 and takes advantage of China Telecom's CDMA-2000 network. Its features include a 3.2-inch 854 x 480 pixels at 300 dpi resolution, 5.0 megapixel camera with LED flash and 720p HD video recording and playback, 512 MB RAM, 512 MB flash memory and SD card support for up to 32 GB, FM radio receiver and GPS.