updated 01:10 pm EDT, Thu July 30, 2009
Motorola 'Sholes' phone
New information has allegedly surfaced on one of Motorola's upcoming Android phones. Expected to head to Verizon in October, the codenamed "Sholes" may also be the long-rumored Calgary device. Specifications point to a 3.7-inch, 480x854 touchscreen, with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Memory may include 256MB of RAM and 512MB of ROM, with support for microSDHC cards up to 16GB. An 8GB card is said to be included by default.
The phone is also claimed to support GPS, Wi-Fi and EVDO Rev. A reception, with local connections handled through USB and Bluetooth 2.0. A five-megapixel camera is described as autofocus-capable. No prices have so far been mentioned for the Sholes, though its features may make it a relatively expensive product.