Motorola Milestone 2 Available In UK For £379.99

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Motorola Milestone 2, the GSM version of Motorola Droid 2, have been launched in the UK. This handset was recently launched in Germany, and finally after waiting for few days, this powerful smartphone is available for the Droid fans in the UK. Motorola Milestone 2 comes with price tag of £379.99 (approx. $600) for the unlocked, SIM-free device.

Motorola Milestone 2 comes with a 3.7 inch TFT capacitive display with 480 x 854 pixels resolution, Android 2.2 (Froyo) Operating System, 1 GHz processor, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, Motoblur UI, 5 megapixel camera with dual-LED flash, HD (720p) video recording, 3G Connectivity, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP, microUSB 2.0, 8GB internal memory, microSD card slot, 32GB expandable memory, 3.5 mm audio jack, A-GPS and 1400 mAh battery.

Motorola Milestone 2 is available for free with a 2 years contract agreement from Vodafone. This handset is not available directly from Vodafone, but you will have to get it via Expansys. On the other hand, you can get the unlocked version of this handset for £379.99.

Motorola Milestone 2 Officially Announced

It was just yesterday that a leaked video of the Motorola Milestone 2 made it on the Internet. Today Motorola has officially announced the Milestone 2. The Motorola Milestone 2 is the GSM version of the recently releasedMotorola Milestone 2 Motorola Droid 2. The Motorola Milestone 2 is similar to the Droid 2 except for one change. The Motorola Milestone 2 will be capable of recording videos in 720p HD resolution which the Droid 2 does not.

MILESTONE 2 offers more power, more speed, with an improved keyboard, so users can send, access and share information even quicker than before to manage their work and personal life,said Alain Mutricy, senior vice president, portfolio and device product management, Motorola Mobility. This introduction not only reaffirms our commitment to innovate on Android but offers consumers the leading edge features they crave including fast web browsing, messaging, application downloads and multimedia.

The Motorola Milestone 2 will feature a 1 GHz OMAP processor, 512MB of RAM and pack in 8GB of internal memory as well. The Milestone 2 will replace its predecessor the original Milestone. The Milestone will run on Android OS 2.2 and on top of it the latest version of the MOTOBLUR will be present.

Hopefully, Motorola will enable 720p HD recording on the Droid 2 via a Software update soon. The device will be launched in Europe by Q4 of this year. However, Motorola did not announce the pricing of the device.

Here is the link to the full press release.

Motorola Shows Milestone 2 In A Video

Motorola recently posted a two minutes video on YouTube, featuring its latest smartphone, the Motorola Milestone2. This device is the GSM version of the popular smartphone, Motorola Droid 2. This powerful device runs on the Android 2.2 Operating System and has a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, 8GB internal memory, 1GHz processor and much more.

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Motorola Milestone 2 has a powerful 1GHz processor, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, MOTOBLUR and runs on the latest Android 2.2 (Froyo) OS. It comes with different connectivity options such as 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and MicroUSB. It has 8GB internal memory and expandable upto 32GB. You can play different audio and video files with the help of in-built multimedia player.

It also comes with Adobe Flash player which allows you to watch media-rich contents on the go. This powerful device is packed with an amazing 5 megapixel camera with dual LED flash, using which you can easily record videos in HD (720p) quality. We will have to wait till the official announcement for price and availability of this device. Until then, check out the video below.