Do you still remember the Motorola Defy Mini smartphone? Yes, we are talking out the same rugged device which was announced earlier this year by Motorola at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2012 in Las Vegas. This handset is not the successor, but the compact version of the widely popular Motorola Defy smartphone.
The Motorola Defy Mini runs on the Android 2.3.6 (Gingerbread) Operating System and it comes with the Motorola’s MotoSwitch user interface, instead of the Motoblur UI found in the original Motorola Defy smartphone. Motorola Defy Mini is a dustproof and water resistant smartphone, which comes with the famous Gorilla Glass display.
This handset was expected to go on sale from February in most of the European and Asian markets, however it got delayed due to some unknown reasons. After waiting for nearly 2 months, this handset is finally available for purchase in the UK. Clove, a popular online retailer have already started selling this affordable rugged smartphone for the folks living in the UK. If you are still unaware of the features, then check out the complete specs after the break.
Motorola Defy Mini features a 3.2 inch HVGA display with scratch resistant Corning Gorilla Glass, sporting a resolution of 480 x 320 pixels, 600 MHz processor, Android 2.3.6 (Gingerbread) Operating System, MotoSwitch user interface, 5 megapixel camera with digital zoom and flash, VGA front-facing camera for video calls, 512 MB of RAM, 512 MB of ROM and more.
Other features include a 3.5 mm headset jack, FM Radio, MicroUSB, DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance), A-GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 3G connectivity, Ambient light, proximity sensor, Stereo Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, MicroSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory, Google Play Store, up to 10 hours talktime, up to 21 days stand-by time and a 1650 mAh battery.
The Motorola Defy Mini comes with a price tag of £162 (approx. $260) in the UK. To get this smartphone, head over to this page at Clove.