Motorola launches Android 2.1 powered Motorola Milestone in India
A suite of Google mobile applications including Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail and YouTube are also integrated onto the device. Apart from this users have access to thousands of apps and widgets from Android Market.
MILESTONE comes preloaded with lifetime free access to fully voice-guided street-level navigable maps of 401 cities in India. This offers voice-guided navigation and routing in the cities and across major national and state highways. With this the Indian consumer can drive to 400,000 towns and villages and explore over one million points of interest like budget/premium hotels, petrol pumps, eating joints, ATMs, hospitals as well as tourist and religious spots. All the consumer needs to do is to launch ‘India’ maps from the MOTONAV application to enjoy an unparalleled navigation experience. The GPS navigation service is free with no activation or data charges, independent of mobile networks and can be used even without inserting the SIM card, as the maps are fully loaded on the MILESTONE.
Key MILESTONE features include:
- 9.39cm (3.7 inch) widescreen display with 854 pixel width and more than 400,000 total pixels
- High-speed, cortex A8 processor
- Pinch and zoom, double tap zoom
- 5 megapixel camera with dual-LED flash, AutoFocus, and image stabilization.
- Motorola Media Link and Motorola Phone Portal to manage and share media content across desktop, phone and the Web5
- Stereo Bluetooth / BT 2.1, USB 2.0 High Speed
- 3.5mm (0.35cm) headset jack
- CrystalTalk Plus for superior talk quality
- 8GB memory card
Additional functionality and apps include:
- Full suite of the Google applications: Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, YouTube, and Google Talk™,
- Unified Google, Microsoft Office and Facebook™ Contacts
- Navigation: GPS, MOTONAV turn-by-turn navigation with India maps1 & 6
- Email Support: IMAP, POP3, Gmail and Exchange
- IM Support: Google Talk
- Calendar: Exchange, syncs with Google Calendar
MILESTONE will be available in India at select retails outlets in select cities at a MRP of Rs 32,990.