CES 2012 – Motorola launches the Droid 4, Thinnest 4G LTE Qwerty Smartphone

Motorola has unveiled the Droid 4 at CES’12 which it claims to be the world’s thinnest and most powerful 4G LTE QWERTY smartphone.  The handset has been launched exclusively on Verizon and is expected to hit the U.S. market by the end of this month.

Measuring just half-an inch in thickness, the Droid 4, just like the Droid Razr, will run on Android 2.3.5 – Gingerbread which will be upgradeable to Android 4.0 – Ice Cream Sandwich.

The specs of the handset include:
  • 1.2 GHz dual-core processor
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 4.3-inch qHD display with 540 x 960p resolution
  • 4G LTE supporting up to 8 devices on Wi-Fi
  • 16 GB inbuilt memory along with 32 GB MicroSD support
  • 8-megapixel rear camera with 1080p HD Video capture
  • 1.3-megapixel front camera for video-chatting
  • Government-grade encryption and VPN access 
  • MotoCast for remote access; Smartactions app
  • 1785 mAh battery
Currently, there is no word on the pricing of Droid 4 handset. It will be available in Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and online at www.verizonwireless.com in the coming weeks.