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Motorola's XOOM tablet officially announced

by on06 January 2011

From Verizon in Q1
Since Andy Rubin showed the prototype of Motorola's tablet running on Android 3.0 Honeycomb OS, it has been filling the news posts and now it is finally officially announced. The Motorola XOOM is a 10.1-inch slate tablet powered by Nvidia's Tegra 2 chip.

The official announcement includes the specifications as well as the fact that this one will be heading to Verizon and will be available in Q1. The 4G connectivity will also be available as an update in Q2 2011. The full specification list includes a 10.1-inch capacitive screen with 1280x800 resolution, a 5 megapixel camera, with 720p video recording, Nvidia's Tegra 2 chip for some 1080p playback, 802.11bgn WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1 and 32GB of SSD storage.

According to Motorola, the battery is powerful enough to keep it going for 10 hours of video playback. Looks good for now and all we need now is the price.

Last modified on 06 January 2011
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