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Motorola Photon 4G (Sprint): First Look

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First Look: Motorola Photon 4G (Sprint)

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Sprint and Motorola are teaming up to launch more devices together, starting with the dual-core Motorola Photon 4G. Find out what else the Android device has to offer in our First Look video.

Hey, everyone, I'm Bonnie Cha, senior editor of cnet.com, and I'm bringing you the first look of the Motorola Photon 4G for Sprint. This was announced at a special event here in New York, and it's Sprint's first dual-core android phone. I'll show you some of the design features, actually it has a 4.3 inch qHD display that looks really, really nice here. As you can see, it is using Moto blur software, but it is running Android 2.3 Gingerbread on mini. Got here 4 capacity of shortcuts down here. On the right, you've got a volume rocker and a camera button, and it actually has an 8 megapixel camera that's capable of doing 720p HD video. And everybody loves a kickstand, and this one has a kickstand, so, you can place it on a flat surface and watch videos or slideshows, and that sort of stuff. Also has an HTMI port here on the left side, as well as a micro usb port, so you can- I see my port too. Here are the contents of the phone onto your HD TV. As is aid, it is running a dual-core processor, using on videos [unk]. As a matter it can use on a full time, 4G includes extra security features. Sprint is really trying to address their business customer with this- this device, so they've added extra security. And if- also a global phone, so it can work on Sprint's 4G and 3G network here, as well as other networks overseas. The Motorola Photon 4G will be available this summer. Pricing has not been announced. It will work with the number of accessories including webtop docs, so, somewhere to that like the 4G that you can talk it, and use a bigger screen or a wireless keyboard to play with the device. So, looks like a very promising device, it will be available this summer. And I'm Bonnie Cha, this has been your first look at the Motorola Photon 4G for Sprint.

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