Motorola RAZR i

81
Engadget
Score
81

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Model
8GB

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Camera
yes
Internal memory
8 GB
Screen size
4.3 inches

General

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])
Predictive text
yes

Power

Battery type
Li-ion (2000 capacity mAh)

Camera

Camera
yes (8 megapixels) (Records video, Flash, Contact pictures)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, Cellular location, WiFi location, Compass)

Storage

Internal memory
8 GB
Memory card
microSD (microSDHC)

Connectivity

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2) (yes)
UMA support
no
Bluetooth
Yes (unspecified version) (HSP [headset], HFP [hands-free], A2DP [stereo audio])

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA) (AVI, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4) (Streaming / internet) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Messaging

SMS
yes
MMS
yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML (Javascript)
Email
yes (POP3, IMAP, Push email)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Apps

Apps (default)
Array
Java
Other

Rings / alerts

Custom ringtones
yes (Polyphonic, MP3 / audio, Contact ringtones)
Vibrate mode
yes
Sound profiles
yes

Radio type

Comm standard
GSM (GSM, GPRS, EDGE)

Display

Screen size
4.3 inches
Screen resolution
Other (960, 540)
Pixel density
256 PPI
Screen type
OLED (Active) (Color) (Backlit)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
no

Audio and voice

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Mono (yes) (no)
Voice dial
Yes

Hardware

CPU
2 GHz
CPU cores
Single-core
USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port) (USB charging)

Sensors

Sensors
Array

Other features

Flight mode
yes
FM transmitter
no
Infrared port
no
Kickstand
no
NFC or RFID payment
yes
Model
16GB

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Camera
yes
Internal memory
16 GB
Screen size
4.3 inches

General

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])
Predictive text
yes

Power

Battery type
Li-ion (2000 capacity mAh)

Camera

Camera
yes (8 megapixels) (Records video, Flash, Contact pictures)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, Cellular location, WiFi location, Compass)

Storage

Internal memory
16 GB
Memory card
microSD (microSDHC)

Connectivity

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2) (yes)
UMA support
no
Bluetooth
Yes (unspecified version) (HSP [headset], HFP [hands-free], A2DP [stereo audio])

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA) (AVI, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4) (Streaming / internet) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Messaging

SMS
yes
MMS
yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML (Javascript)
Email
yes (POP3, IMAP, Push email)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Apps

Apps (default)
Array
Java
Other

Rings / alerts

Custom ringtones
yes (Polyphonic, MP3 / audio, Contact ringtones)
Vibrate mode
yes
Sound profiles
yes

Radio type

Comm standard
GSM (GSM, GPRS, EDGE)

Display

Screen size
4.3 inches
Screen resolution
Other (960, 540)
Pixel density
256 PPI
Screen type
OLED (Active) (Color) (Backlit)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
no

Audio and voice

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Mono (yes) (no)
Voice dial
Yes

Hardware

CPU
2 GHz
CPU cores
Single-core
USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port) (USB charging)

Sensors

Sensors
Array

Other features

Flight mode
yes
FM transmitter
no
Infrared port
no
Kickstand
no
NFC or RFID payment
yes
Model
32GB

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Camera
yes
Internal memory
32 GB
Screen size
4.3 inches

General

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])
Predictive text
yes

Power

Battery type
Li-ion (2000 capacity mAh)

Camera

Camera
yes (8 megapixels) (Records video, Flash, Contact pictures)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, Cellular location, WiFi location, Compass)

Storage

Internal memory
32 GB
Memory card
microSD (microSDHC)

Connectivity

WiFi
yes (802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2) (yes)
UMA support
no
Bluetooth
Yes (unspecified version) (HSP [headset], HFP [hands-free], A2DP [stereo audio])

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA) (AVI, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4) (Streaming / internet) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Messaging

SMS
yes
MMS
yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML (Javascript)
Email
yes (POP3, IMAP, Push email)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Apps

Apps (default)
Array
Java
Other

Rings / alerts

Custom ringtones
yes (Polyphonic, MP3 / audio, Contact ringtones)
Vibrate mode
yes
Sound profiles
yes

Radio type

Comm standard
GSM (GSM, GPRS, EDGE)

Display

Screen size
4.3 inches
Screen resolution
Other (960, 540)
Pixel density
256 PPI
Screen type
OLED (Active) (Color) (Backlit)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
no

Audio and voice

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Mono (yes) (no)
Voice dial
Yes

Hardware

CPU
2 GHz
CPU cores
Single-core
USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port) (USB charging)

Sensors

Sensors
Array

Other features

Flight mode
yes
FM transmitter
no
Infrared port
no
Kickstand
no
NFC or RFID payment
yes