Motorola Unveils The Rugged Defy+ JCB Edition In The UK

Motorola and JCB recently announced the new Motorola Defy+ JCB edition. Motorola Defy+ is the successor of the widely popular Motorola Defy smartphone. Thanks to the visco-elastic protective sleeve from JCB, the powerful Motorola Defy+ JCB Edition offers work-orientated protection for those operating in construction and engineering sectors as well as for those working in rugged outdoors and in extremely demanding conditions.

Victoria McManus, UK marketing director, Motorola Mobility said,

“We’re thrilled to be working with JCB on this bespoke Motorola DEFY+ device. The unique protective sleeve will pull on JCB’s years of expertise in the construction industry to help us reach a new audience who we know are in need of a life and work proof handset.”

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Motorola Defy+ JCB Edition features a 3.7 inch FWVGA touchscreen display, sporting a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels, 1 GHz OMAP processor, Android 2.3 Gingerbread Operating System, MotoBLUR UI, 5 megapixel camera with auto-focus and LED flash, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 3G Connectivity and much more.

Other features include a 3.5 mm headset jack, 512 MB of RAM, 2 GB internal memory, MicroSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory, 2 GB MicroSD card bundled, Adobe Flash Player 10, Android Market, Bluetooth 2.1, GPS with A-GPS, FM Radio with RDS, up to 7.1 hours of talk time, up to 16 days of standby time and a 1700 mAh battery.

The Motorola Defy+ JCB Edition comes pre-loaded with JCB applications such as a spirit level, theodolite, decibel meter and recorder, torch, unit converter, calculator and DIY store locator. This handset comes with a price tag of £260 (approx. $400) in the UK.