Smartphone #3

Earlier this summer, I received notification from Verizon that I was eligible for a discount on a phone upgrade.  I decided to wait since I was not exactly sure what I wanted.  Well, yesterday I went ahead and went in and did the upgrade and life is sweet for I have a Droid again! And not just an “Android” droid, but a Droid droid :-) — I got the brand new Droid Razr.

Sweetness!! There are all kinds of goodies about this phone:

  • it is the thinnest smartphone on the market. I kid you not, this thing is thin!
  • a camera on the front of the phone (1.3 megapixel) and on the back (8 megapixel & 1080 HD video)
  • 4G – so I am finally on the 4G network
  • multitasking! i can be on the phone and on the internet at the same time
  • 4.3 inch screen – nice and big
  • a dual-core 1.2. GHz processor -stuff runs fast on it
  • currently runs the Gingerbread OS, but will get upgraded to Ice Cream Sandwich in 2012.
  • has an HDMI jack so when we do get a new TV next year, I’ll be able to port my phone to it

My 1st smartphone was the original Droid, which I got in November 2009 on the day it came out.  In Sept 2010, I got the hubby and I matching Samsung Fascinates.   I am so pleased to have another Droid though — there is just something cool about hearing that “Droid” sound play with new notifications; besides, the kids get a kick out of it too :-)

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