The first ever ‘rugged’ mobile phone to feature the Android operating system has now been released, the new Motorola Defy is built for those that lead ‘tough’ lives, from extreme sports enthusiasts through to site workers and farmers this latest Motorola is ready to cope with just about anything that’s thrown at it.
The Motorola Defy now has deals on Orange starting from just £15 line rental with a free phone offered from £20 and upwards, the best deal at point of release is on the Orange Dolphin 20 tariff which includes a free Motorola Defy, 500MB of data, unlimited text and 100 minutes of calls each month.
25/01/11 – White Motorola Defy Released
The Motorola Defy is designed to be life proof, from its scratch resistant Gorilla Glass display to its rugged dust and water resistant design. Running Android 2.1 on a 3.7 inch multi-touch display, the Motorola Defy is a powerful smartphone that can be enhanced with downloadable apps from the Android Market and boasts Google integration with free turn-by-turn SatNav thanks to Google Maps Navigation whilst MotoBlur brings all your emails, messages and social updates together in one place. Also included is a 5.0 Megapixel camera, Wi-Fi and 2GB of internal memory.
The Motorola Defy runs on the Android smartphone operating system. Downloadable applications, full customisation and support for Google services such as Google Maps, G-Mail and Google Search are all Possible with Android. The Defy also includes an improved web browsing experience with Adobe Flash.
Turn your Motorola Defy into a powerful Sat Nav device with free voice guided navigation. Google Maps Navigation offers turn by turn voice guided navigation, text and voice search with support for keywords to find local services, satellite and street view and the ability to navigate to friends addresses listed in your contacts. Google Maps will even remember recent destinations and features a wide range of points of interest.
With built in GPS you can use the Defy to locate your position, plan your journey, and as a general SatNav device, when used in conjunction with compatible mapping software. The Defy is also the first phone to come with the new voice guided Google maps pre-installed. Google Maps Navigation combines services including a search engine to find addresses, Google Street View for photos of locations, and live traffic data.
The Defy features a crystal clear 3.7 inch multi-touch touchscreen display made from Gorilla Glass to protect against bumps and scratches. Use your fingers to navigate through menus; once you’ve used a touchscreen phone you’ll never look back! With an amazing 480 x 854 pixels, the Defy features a stunning display that features a built in accelerometer for auto screen rotation.
The Motorola Defy is built to last – a smartphone with brains and brawn. The Corning Gorilla Glass touchscreen has outstanding resistance against impact and scratch damage whilst the Defy is also dustproof and water resistant.