July 31st 2012 8:02 am

overview

With the Motorola DEFY XT, republic wireless members enjoy the features and functionality of an Android-powered smartphone in a durable design. Water-resistant, dustproof, and scratch-resistant with its Corning Gorilla Glass display, the DEFY XT is a smartphone that can keep up with life. It features a crystal-clear 3.7-inch display, 1GHz processor, 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, and Dynamic Widgets to provide quick access to favorite apps and contacts with automatic updates based on preferences.

Critic reviews

5.5
2 reviews
  • Reception and call quality
    6.0
  • Display
    5.0
  • Battery life
    6.0
  • Camera
    6.0
  • Ease of use
    6.0
  • Design and form factor
    7.0
  • Portability (size / weight)
    8.0
  • Media support
    8.0
  • Durability
    9.0
  • Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)
    4.0

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  • Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)
6.0
CNET Sep 14, 2012

The Motorola Defy XT doesn't fear dust and water, but lacks the strength to power through smartphone tasks with speed.

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5.0
PC Mag Sep 4, 2012

The water-resistant, dustproof Motorola Defy XT for U.S. Cellular is good for a trip to the beach, but is otherwise best left on the shelf.

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