Motorola Milestone XT720: Most Powerful Android smartphone


The US based mobile manufacturer, Motorola, has unveiled today the fastest available Android smartphone, which is what it claims to be, the Motorola XT720. This high-end phone was announced by Motorola, and is capable of supporting HSPA networks and offer 10.2 Mbps networking speeds, thus supporting its claim.

The Motorola Milestone XT720 seems to be a revolutionary smartphone, and its features too seem to be innovative. Among the multimedia features of this phone, the noteworthy ones will definitely include the 8 mega-pixel camera supporting Xenon flash, which Motorola claims to be the first time available in any smartphone, 720p HD camcorder and the 10x digital zoom. This shall ensure high quality photos and videos to be captured, viewed and shared.

For providing a smarter image capture, the Motorola Milestone XT720 does come along with vibrant features like face detection, panorama, taking of multiple shots at the same time in a row, camera shake prevention, reduction in red eyes, face filtering and so on. Thus it does prove to be a multimedia device with a standard. The Xenon flash is thought to be more powerful than the LED flash which is provided along with other phones, and shall make the images taken at greater distances and in lower light levels supposedly better.


The operating system supported by Motorola Milestone XT720 is Android 2.1, instead of Android 2.2, and will be accompanied by features such as a 3.7 inch touchscreen with 480 x 854 pixels of resolution support, FM Radio, and weighs only about 160gms with dimensions of 60.9 x 115.95 x 10.9 mm, and is not accompanied by a QWERTY keyboard.

Apart from this, the smartphone comes along with a HDMI cable to enable its users to directly view the HD videos which have been captured on the Motorola Milestone XT720 on HD TVs or monitors. The carrier for this new smartphone has not yet been decided upon, thus it shall be initially available through resellers such as Expansys, SIM-free. The Milestone XT720 also facilitates the connectivity over Wi-Fi 802.11b or Wi-Fi 802.11g, but is deficit in the support for the brisker Wi-Fi 802.11n.

Milestone XT720 is one of the most powerful phones in Motorola’s current smartphone range. Slim, sophisticated and technically savvy, Milestone XT720 is a high performance device designed for those who are actively engaged in both their work and social lives”, says Ralf Gerbershagen, VP and General Manager for Motorola’s Mobile Devices business in Western Europe.

The other major specifications of this handset include the support for quad-band voice, GPS, Bluetooth, an accelerometer for switching the orientation of the screen, suitable for the browser and other applications. The full set of mobile applications form Google, like the Google maps, Google search, YouTube and Gmail, make this phone suitable for a wide range of purposes.

The Milestone XT720 is supposed to go to the stores later this month, and is said to follow the Flipout which was announced last week. So, if you are looking for a smartphone having the capability of providing high performance and making a style statement of its own, then this is the right choice for you!