Motorola outs two Android smartphones, the MILESTONE 2 and rugged DEFY
Today Motorola announced two new Android smartphones, the MILESTONE 2 and the DEFY. The Motorola MILESTONE 2 smartphone, which is the non-U.S. version of the Motorola DROID 2 for Verizon Wireless, works on UMTS and GSM networks, but otherwise offers the same basic design and features, including a full QWERTY keyboard and WVGA touchscreen display. The MILESTONE 2 runs on Android 2.2 Froyo.
The Motorola DEFY is a ruggedized smartphone that features a 3.7-inch WVGA display and can withstand exposure to both dust and water. The phone offers MOTOBLUR social networking and messaging support, runs on Android 2.1, and include Adobe Flash Lite support, a 5 megapixel camera/camcorder, a music player, a 3.5mm jack, and IMAP/POP/Exchange and Gmail email support.
Motorola expects the MILESTONE 2 to be available in Q4 of this year. Pricing nor availability has not been announced for the DEFY.