Presumed Droid Razr HD videos appear before vanishing

A number of tutorial videos for the next-generation devices in the Motorola Droid Razr series surface online only to disappear soon after.

A semi-official look at the Droid Razr HD. Screencap via The Verge

A handful of tips and tutorial videos for a Motorola XT926 landed on YouTube this morning only to disappear shortly thereafter. Widely considered to be the Droid Razr HD, the clips were the first semi-official look at Verizon's next Android smartphone.

Those who were fortunate enough to catch a glimpse of the five videos saw demonstrations of various features such as managing e-mail, Wi-Fi, messaging, and battery life. More tellingly, it also was a chance to peek at Motorola's ROM. As it appears, Verizon's next handset closely resembles the same UI as found on AT&T's Atrix HD.

Motorola has a press event slated for September 5 where it is expected they announce the Droid Razr HD. If the rumors prove correct, we should expect the smartphone to feature Android 4.0, a 720x1,280-pixel HD display, 1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor, and a camera with up to 13-megapixels.

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Scott Webster has spent the better part of his adult life playing with cell phones and gadgets. When not looking for the latest Android news and rumors, he relaxes with his wife and son. Scott also is the senior editor for AndroidGuys. E-mail Scott.

 

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