Motorola announces the Fire and the Fire XT handsets in India

motorola_fire_and_fire_xt Motorola has launched two new Android handsets namely the Motorola Fire XT and the Motorola FIRE. Both are powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread and offer a slim design.

The Fire offers a QWERTY-keyboard with a 2.8 inch display and a 3MP camera, while the Fire XT has a full-touch design with a 3.5 inch display and a 5MP camera. Other than that, both the handset have common set of features and capabilities.

Additional key features and specifications for both Fire XT and Fire:

  • Users have access to more than 250,000 apps from  Android Market
  • 3G / WI-FI enabled and supports 3G hotspot for connecting up to 5 devices
  • Access to Google Maps, Google Talk and Gmail
  • FM Radio with radio data system (RDS) support
  • 2GB microSD card in box, expandable up to 32GB
  • Supports E-mail (POP3/IMAP4), Enterprise-Class E-mail and MMS
  • Assisted global positioning system (aGPS)1,2
  • E-compass, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, accelerometer

The Motorola Fire XT is priced at a best buy of Rs 12,990 (MRP: Rs 13,890) and the Motorola Fire is available at a best buy of Rs 9,490 (MRP: Rs 9,990).