Motorola Razr
I have had my Motorola Droid for a little over a year. It's always worked great, but today it died. It won't turn on and I don't know if the back comes off since that's the battery. Is there anything I can do? It doesn't seem worth taking to Verizon, so I ordered another phone. Can I somehow get my pictures and videos off this phone?

by marc

Should you spend $109 to convert your Droid RAZR to a RAZR MAXX?
You can now buy a $109 kit that will let you convert a Motorola Droid RAZR to a RAZR MAXX using authentic Motorola parts (though the kit is listed as out-of-stock on the site that's selling it). The repair presumably voids your warranty, but it might be worth it if you want to double your Droid's battery life. What do you think?
You can compare specs on the two RAZR models here:...

by peter

Some reasons why you might want to buy an Android phone that isn't the Galaxy Nexus
Right now the Galaxy Nexus is the only phone with Ice Cream Sandwich, the latest version of Android, so on that basis alone a lot of people will argue it's the best choice if you're in the market for a new phone. (I bought an unlocked one on eBay and have been very pleased with it.) That said, there are some reasons why you might want to consider buying a phone running Gingerbread -- or at least feel less bad about having just bought one:
1. Updates to ICS are coming
Samsung, Motorola, Sony... Read more →

by peter

Some questions about the Motorola Droid RAZR
I went to Motorola's launch event for the Droid RAZR today and came away with a few questions:
1. Why release the Bionic if this was coming so soon after? Given how delayed the Bionic was, should have just canceled it?
2. Why is it running Gingerbread rather than ICS? Will it get an upgrade to ICS? If so, when?
3. Why was Eric Schmidt at the launch event? I saw him sitting in the front row (with a beefy security guard sitting right behind him), but he didn't speak and he dashed out as soon as the... Read more →

by dave

Discuss Motorola's "Faster. Thinner. Smarter. Stronger." keynote right here!
Motorola's keynote is going down right now. What will they be announcing today?

Follow along with our friends from Engadget: http://www.engadget.com/2011/10/18/motorolas-faster-thinner-smarter-stronger-event-liveblog/?sort=newest&refresh=120

Products announced:
  • Droid RAZR: http://gdgt.com/motorola/droid/razr/
  • Motoactv: http://gdgt.com/motorola/motoactv/
  • SF500: http://gdgt.com/motorola/sf500/
  • SF700: http://gdgt.com/motorola/sf700/
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