CES 2011: Motorola and Verizon announce the XOOM Android tablet

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Motorola XOOM Android tablet

There you go folks, one of the most anticipated Android tablet to arrive this was just given an official treatment at CES 2011. Motorola and Verizon just officially announced the Motorola XOOM Android tablet. As previously reported, the Motorola XOOM tablet will run Android 3.0 Honeycomb OS and yes it will be released via Verizon Wireless’ various data plans.

The Motorola XOOM Android tablet will have all the good features that you’ll normally experience from an Android-powered devices including widgets, multi-tasking, browsing, notifications and customization features. The tablet is loaded with a 1GHz dual-core processor and will be LTE upgradeable. In addition, the Motorola XOOM supports 1080p HD video and HDMI output, Adobe Flash player, 2MP front-facing camera and a 5MP rear-facing with that can capture 720p HD video. The tablet will also feature Google Maps 5.0 including the latest 3D interaction feature and access to Google eBooks.

Motorola XOOM

What would be interesting to note here is that the Motorola XOOM tablet will be launched as a 3G/Wi-Fi-enabled device in Q1 2011 and then to be upgraded to 4G LTE in Q2. This will make the Motorola XOOM as the first LTE 4G Android tablet. Sweet, right?

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