Enterprise Mobility: Motorola Droid X with Motoblur Delivers Multimedia Punch

 
 
By Clint Boulton  |  Posted 2010-06-29
 
 
 

Motorola Droid X with Motoblur Delivers Multimedia Punch

by Clint Boulton

Motorola Droid X with Motoblur Delivers Multimedia Punch

The Droid X Display

The glossy glass is good for rendering video and other multimedia in HD.

The Droid X Display

Social Networking on the Droid X

Facebook and Twitter feeds can be added to the user interface of the Motoblur social network service for easy access.

Social Networking on the Droid X

Custom UI

Another of the customizable UI's homescreens (there are seven homescreens) is this one, with easy camera and video camera access. Note also the tab for the Blockbuster app, one of a handful of multimedia apps that come preloaded on the Droid X.

Custom UI

News Feed

Like other Android phones before it, the Droid X lets users set up news feeds on a homescreen.

News Feed

Android App Launcher

There are 40 apps available directly from the Android app launcher, or select Android Market to browse over 65,000 apps.

Android App Launcher

Skype Mobile

Skype Mobile comes installed on the device, allowing users to chat and make free calls to other phones and PCs.

Skype Mobile

Amazon.com

Just like Gmail, YouTube and other apps, Amazon MP3 is a staple on the Droid X.

Amazon.com

City ID

One often overlooked app is this useful City ID utility. Enter a phone number and find out where someone is calling from.

City ID

Social Networking Integration

Again, you can integrate Facebook, Twitter and MySpace feeds into a single stream with Motorblur.

Social Networking Integration

Panoramic Capture

View your snapped pictures panorama-style, or as a slide show.

Panoramic Capture

Flash!

After Android 2.2, the most highly anticipated upgrade for the Droid X in summer 2010 is support for Adobe Flash Player 10.1.

Flash!

Environmentally Friendly?

Verizon proudly hypes the Droid X as being environmentally friendly, noting these features. No arsenic is always a good thing!

Environmentally Friendly?

Working as a WiFi Hot Spot

Another crowd-pleaser is that the Droid X can serve as a WiFi hot spot for $20 extra per month for 2GB of data. Overage is 5 cents per minute.

Working as a WiFi Hot Spot

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