Motorola Fire XT316 is a device that captured our attentions, not thanks to some impressive features, but because of its particularity to be launch with different versions of Android in various areas of the world. When it comes to the portability aspect, we must tell you that things don’t look bad at all as long as Motorola Fire XT316 measures exactly 116.5 x 58 x 13.45 mm and a weigh of no more than 110 grams, so it fits perfectly in your pocket.
The 2.8 inches TFT capacitive touchscreen has a maximum resolution of no more than 240 x 320 pixels (not quite what we are looking for), as well as the ability to display a total amount of 256 K colors. Of course let’s not forget about the Qualcomm MSM7227-1 single core processor at 600 MHz frequency or the total amount of 256 MB RAM memory.This device also comes equipped with a 3 megapixels camera, powerful enough to shoot pictures at a maximum resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels, so we can’t complain about the quality of the final results.
And no less important is its VGA video recording capability at 640 x 480 pixels resolution with a maximum 24 frames per second, but you must forget all about a secondary front-facing camera. In this list of technical features we must also mention the proximity sensor for auto turn-off, the accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate, the fact that it is able to provides support for Android Market, Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Google maps, Google search and a Standard Li-Ion battery at 1420 mAh which is offers up to 820 hours of standby time, up to 9.16 hours of talk time in 2G and up to 8 hours of talk time in 3G.
This smartphone is already available in China, but is going to reach soon Taiwan, Hong Kong, or Latin America too. And it will arrive in Europe and in the rest of Asia too, sometime later this summer. If you are curious about its price, we can tell you that it shouldn’t be such an expensive device, but one ready to satisfy the client’s needs for without spending a fortune. We’ll keep you updated, so stay tuned.