Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 vs Xyboard 10.1: Compare Specs & Features

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Motorola have come up with the latest tablet devices called the Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 and the Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1. Both of them are considered to be successors to the Motorola XOOM, though the formers are much more expensive. The naming of the device is itself meaningful that the Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 features a display size on 8.2 inch, and the Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1 features a display size of 10.1 inch. Read on for an entire review of specs and features.

Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 vs Xyboard 10.1: Compare Specs & Features

Firstly, coming to the Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 tablet, it is having an extra 1.2 inch display than the common 7-inch tablets, which make web browsing a much smoother and convenient experience because of lesser requirement of zooming at web pages when used in portrait orientation. Moreover, the tablet will definitely make a good e-book reader than the 7-inch tablets because of this increased display size.

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The Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1 tablet does definitely come with the benefits of the Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2, but also has some interesting features only to itself. The device will provide an active pen, by the use of which the user will be able to take notes, or even draw. This is quite cool and fascinating. During shipping of the tablet, the Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1 will be accompanied by a pen pouch with a pocket clip so that you don’t lose the pen. There is integration with Evernote for the use of the pen.

Both the Android devices come with 4G LTE connectivity, and are priced quite high. The Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 tablet has been slated for a price tag of $379 while Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1 for $ 479 if you take these tablets from Verizon with a 2-year contract. Moreover, Verizon is also offering both the tablets without the contract, but at a price as high as $599.99 for the Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 and $699.99 for the Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1.

The comparison of the specs and features of both the tablets is shown below.

Specifications Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1
Dimension 139 x 216 x 9 mm 259.9 x 173.6 x 8.8 mm
Processor Dual core, 1.2 GHz Dual core, 1.2 GHz
Operating System Android 3.2 Honeycomb Android 3.2 Honeycomb
Display 8.2 inch 10.1 inch
Sound 2.1 virtual surround sound 3D virtual surround sound
Camera 1.3 MP front camera, 5 MP rear camera, with flash and auto-focus 1.3 MP front camera, 5 MP rear camera, with flash and auto-focus
Connectivity Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Network 4G LTE 4G LTE
Storage 16 GB 16 GB
Battery Li-Ion 3960 mAh Li-Ion 7000 mA
Talktime Up to 6 h Up to 10 h

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