Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 Review and Specs

On December 25, 2011

Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2

Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 that got another name as Motorola MZ609 is another tablet from Motorola that still included as XYBOARD series. The different between Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 and the XYBOARD 10.1 is in the size of the screen. As at the end of those two DROID series has number to differentiate those two tablets, the number is also the indicator of the wide of the screen. Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 has 8.2 that mean it is available with 8.2” display screen. We will also find that Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 will have a thicker design; on the other hand this tablet will have a lighter design.

Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 will have almost the same hardware specification and features except in its display dimension and weight. Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 will measure 8.50 x 5.47 x 0.35 or 216 x 139 x 8.9mm. Though only different 0.1mm, this tablet still a slim tablet that easy to hand on. The significant different we will find in Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 is in its weight that weighs almost a half of the XYBOARD 10.1. It weighs exactly 13.62oz or 386g that makes it lightweight tablet. The display screen is available in 8.20 inches that supported with TFT capaciticve touchscreen technology and 1280×800 pixels resolution. Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 also has 16 m colors in its display that makes the graphic got richer color. Scratch-resistant glass still becomes the feature of this series. This tablet is only available with 3960mAh battery that has stand-by time up to 456 hours. Move to the hardware specification, this tablet has dual-core 1.2GHz TI OMAP 4430 as its processor, the same with another XYBOARD that also supported with graphic processor PowerVR SGX540. The OS that works in this tablet is Android 3.2 Honeycomb that upgradable to 4.0. The system memory will be supported with 1024MB RAM and available with two internal memory option, 16GB and 32GB. 5 MP camera will be available for the back side camera and 1.3 MP will be available for the front side.

Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 has almost the same specification and features with the other series. The different on Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 only laid in the dimension and weight. The other differences are on the price that depends on the variant of the tablet. Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 with 16GB internal memory will cost $429.99 and the 32GB will cost $529.99.