Good news: the Motorola Xoom 2 will be here before Christmas. At least, if you live in Ireland. And are just after the Wi-Fi-only model. And aren't too bothered about Ice Cream Sandwich. Well, it's not bad news.
But the big shock is there's no Android 3.2, which is a shame. Someone last week that it'll update its newer devices to the ICS version of Android six weeks after Google releases the final build.on board, which is a bit of a bummer. Instead we get
Google doesn't seem to be getting its money's worth out of itseither. Why not equip devices with the latest version of the software when they launch? It makes no sense.
It's also the Wi-Fi-only version of the Xoom 2 that's shown up in the catalogue, so we may have to wait for the 3G model. The screen is 8.2 inches across, which would match the. have suggested the Xoom 2 would have a 10.1-inch screen. It's priced at €399.90 (£345), with 16GB storage and no 3G.
, meanwhile, looks closer to 7 inches in previous leaks, but nothing is official yet. There's no official launch date of the Xoom 2, but we're pencilling it in for before Christmas.
Would you buy a Wi-Fi-only Xoom 2? Or would you hold out of a 3G-enabled, ICS-toting monster? Let us know on our Facebook page or in the comments below.