Motorola Xoom hardware specifications

Motoroa is about to officially unveil the Motorola Xoom tablet power byt nVidia’s Tegra 2 Soc and running Honeycomb. We have already seen Android 3.0 Honeycomb’s UI in action a few minutes ago and the Xoom handled by Any Rubin last monthbut what people want to know now is when is this thing going to be available. The Tegra 2 powered Motorola Atrix 4G and the yet unknown Motorola Droid Bionic also going to be outed tonight. Stay tuned for more…


Update: The Motorola Xoom will launch on Verizon in Q1 (no specific date announced) :

Verizon Wireless and Motorola Mobility Announce Motorola XOOM™ Tablet on Nation’s Largest and Most Reliable 3G Network
Jan. 05, 2011

10.1-inch HD Tablet Offers Dual-Core Processing, Google’s Honeycomb Platform, and 1080p HD Video Content Support

LAS VEGAS and BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – CES –Jan. 5, 2011 – Verizon Wireless and Motorola Mobility, Inc. (NYSE: MMI), today unveiled the innovative new tablet Motorola XOOM™ ? the first device on Google’s new Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating system designed from the ground up for tablets. The Honeycomb user experience improves on Android favorites such as widgets, multi-tasking, browsing, notifications and customization and features the latest Google Mobile innovations. Boasting a dual core processor with each core running at 1 GHz, delivering up to two GHz of processing power, and 10.1-inch widescreen HD display, Motorola XOOM gives Verizon Wireless customers a new type of mobile computing experience on a stylishly thin device that is 4G LTE upgradeable.

Motorola XOOM redefines the tablet device category by providing more ways to have fun, connect with friends and stay productive on the go. It allows consumers to experience HD content right on the device, supports 1080p HD video and HDMI output to display content on larger HD screens, and plays video and other rich web content seamlessly with Adobe® Flash® Player. Motorola XOOM features a front-facing 2-megapixel camera for video chats over Wi-Fi or 3G/4G LTE, as well as a rear-facing 5-megapixel camera that captures video in 720p HD. It delivers console-like gaming performance on its 1280×800 display, and features a built-in gyroscope, barometer, e-compass, accelerometer and adaptive lighting for new types of applications. It also features Google Maps 5.0 with 3D interaction and delivers access to over 3 million Google eBooks and thousands of apps from Android Market™.

For working on the go, Motorola XOOM provides constant connectivity ? including connecting to Gmail or Exchange email; opening and editing documents, spreadsheets and presentations; and viewing calendars and sending out appointments or meeting notices – with mobile broadband speeds. Its mobile hotspot capability provides an online connection for up to five other Wi-Fi-enabled devices.

“Motorola XOOM is a powerful addition to Verizon’s product lineup and builds on our combined leadership with Motorola to deliver innovative mobile devices and service on the Android platform,” said Marni Walden, vice president and chief marketing officer for Verizon Wireless. “Motorola XOOM gives consumers complete access and control of their favorite personal content and work files whether through our nationwide 3G network, or through our lightning-fast 4G LTE network as it rolls out around the country.”

“Light, powerful and fundamentally different than anything else on the market, Motorola XOOM leverages the very best technology available today to redefine what a tablet experience can be,” said Bill Ogle, chief marketing officer of Motorola Mobility. “The first device to feature software designed specifically for tablets, Motorola XOOM goes everywhere you do and delivers everything you need.”

The Motorola XOOM device will launch as a 3G/Wi-Fi-enabled device in Q1 2011 with an upgrade to 4G LTE in Q2. Starting in Q2 2011 the Motorola XOOM will be a 4G LTE/Wi-Fi- enabled device.

For more information about Verizon Wireless at CES please visit www.verizonwireless.com/ces or follow us on twitter at www.twitter.com/verizonwireless. For more information about the Motorola XOOM please visit www.verizonwireless.com/xoom.

 

Specifications

General

PRODUCT TYPE Tablet
EXPERIENCE Premium web, media, gaming
FORM FACTOR Touch tablet
DEVICE EMULATOR IMAGE SDK add-on
PHYSICAL KEYBOARD None
TOUCH SCREEN Capacitive
ADDITIONAL NAVIGATION CONTROL None

Display

SIZE, DIAGONAL 10.1 in
GENERALIZED DISPLAY SIZE Extra Large
DISPLAY RESOLUTION WXGA (1280 x 800)
GENERALIZED PIXEL DENSITY Medium (160 dpi)
PRIMARY DISPLAY ORIENTATION Landscape

Connectivity

WAN: VOICE BANDS None
WAN: DATA BEARERS EVDO Rev. A ,
HSDPA,
HSUPA
WIRELESS LAN 802.11b/g/n
BLUETOOTH Class 2,
v2.1 + EDR
BLUETOOTH PROFILES A2DP,
AVCTP,
AVDTP,
AVRCP,
BIP,
GAVDP,
HID,
OPP,
PBAP
USB USB 2.0 High Speed
AUDIO/VIDEO OUTPUT HDMI 1.4

Camera

CAMERA RESOLUTION (MAX) 5 megapixels (2592 x 1944)
FORWARD-FACING CAMERA RESOLUTION (MAX) 2 megapixels (1600 x 1200),
Focus: fixed
CAMERA FOCUS Auto
CAMERA FLASH Dual LED
CAMERA ZOOM (MAX) 8x
IMAGE CAPTURE FORMATS JPEG
ADDITIONAL CAMERA FEATURES Color effects,
Scenes,
White balance

Media

MEDIA FORMATS Android core media formats
VIDEO RECORDING RESOLUTION (MAX) 720p HD (1280 x 720)
VIDEO RECORDING FRAME RATE 30 fps
VIDEO PLAYBACK RESOLUTION (MAX) 720p HD (1280 x 720)
VIDEO PLAYBACK FRAME RATE 30 fps
STREAMING FORMATS AAC,
AAC+,
AMR-NB,
H.263,
H.264,
MP3,
MPEG-4
LOUDSPEAKER Stereo

Graphics

OPENGL RENDERER NVIDIA AP
OPENGL EXTENSIONS GL_EXT_bgra,
GL_EXT_texture_compression_dxt1,
GL_EXT_texture_compression_s3tc,
GL_EXT_texture_format_BGRA8888,
GL_NV_texture_npot_2D_mipmap,
GL_OES_byte_coordinates,
GL_OES_compressed_ETC1_RGB8_texture,
GL_OES_compressed_paletted_texture,
GL_OES_draw_texture,
GL_OES_EGL_image,
GL_OES_EGL_image_external,
GL_OES_EGL_sync,
GL_OES_extended_matrix_palette,
GL_OES_fbo_render_mipmap,
GL_OES_fixed_point,
GL_OES_framebuffer_object,
GL_OES_matrix_get,
GL_OES_matrix_palette,
GL_OES_point_size_array,
GL_OES_point_sprite,
GL_OES_query_matrix,
GL_OES_read_format,
GL_OES_rgb8_rgba8,
GL_OES_single_precision,
GL_OES_stencil8,
GL_OES_texture_cube_map,
GL_OES_vertex_half_float

Processor and memory

PROCESSOR NVIDIA Tegra 2 Dual Core
PROCESSOR CLOCK SPEED 1 GHz
RAM 1 GB
FLASH ROM 32 GB
MEMORY CARD TYPE microSDHC
MEMORY CARD SIZE SUPPORTED (MAX) 32 GB

Sensors

ACCELEROMETER Yes
MAGNETOMETER Yes
PROXIMITY SENSOR No
AMBIENT LIGHT SENSOR Yes
GYROSCOPE Yes
BAROMETER Yes

Additional features

BROWSER Android WebKit
ADOBE FLASH SUPPORT Adobe Flash® Player
LOCATION SERVICES E-Compass,
Simultaneous GPS
NOTIFICATION LIGHT Tricolor
NOTIFICATION VIBRATE No