Motorola Q Global (AT&T) review: Motorola Q Global (AT&T)

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CNET Editors' Rating

3.5 stars Very good
  • Overall: 7.3
  • Design: 7.0
  • Features: 8.0
  • Performance: 7.0
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The Good The Motorola Q Global ships with Windows Mobile 6.1 out of the box and offers HSDPA support, Bluetooth, and GPS.

The Bad The Moto Q Global lacks Wi-Fi and can be sluggish at times. The smartphone is also a tad bulky.

The Bottom Line The Motorola Q Global brings an updated look and the latest Windows Mobile operating system to the messaging-centric smartphone.

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In August, AT&T refreshed its Motorola smartphone offering with the Motorola Q Global. The smartphone is largely similar to its predecessor, the Motorola Q9h, but comes with a fresh paint job and ships with Windows Mobile 6.1 Standard Edition out of the box. Given the vast similarities in design and features, we chose to focus this review on the Motorola Q Global's performance. The Motorola Q Global is available now for $149.99 with a two-year contract.

For the most part, the Motorola Q Global is very similar to the Motorola Q9h except it comes in gray with a pinstripe design and ships with Windows Mobile 6.1 out of the box. For more information about the Q Global's design and feature set, please read our full review of the Motorola Q9h.

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Motorola Q Global (AT&T)

Part Number: QGLOBALGRYATT Released: Aug. 29, 2008

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Quick Specifications See All

  • Release date Aug. 29, 2008
  • Talk Time Up to 540 min
  • Technology WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM
  • Service Provider AT&T
  • Weight 4.7 oz
  • Diagonal Size 2.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution 2 megapixels
About The Author

Bonnie Cha is chief correspondent for Crave, covering every kind of tech toy imaginable (with a special obsession for robots and Star Wars-related stuff). When she's not scoping out stories, you can find her checking out live music or surfing in the chilly waters of Northern California.