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The Xoom 2 is Motorola's successor to the Xoom. It features a 10.1 inch screen, a 1.2GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, 5-megapixel rear camera, and a built in IR blaster, all while increasing battery life.

Description

The Xoom 2 Media Edition is one of Motorola's Xoom 2 series of tablets that will succeed the Xoom. The Xoom 2 Media Edition features a Gorilla Glass 8.2-inch IPS display and an IR blaster.

The Motorola Xoom Family Edition tablet is a cheaper, family-oriented version of their Xoom tablet that provides only Wi-Fi internet connectivity and half the memory (16GB) of it's more expensive sibling.

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: 11/2011

Availability

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: 11/2011
  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: Oct. 16, 2011
  • Price at launch: $379.00
  • Height: 10 inches
  • Width: 6.93 inches
  • Thickness: 0.35 inches
  • Weight: 1.32 pounds
  • Color: White / Silver, Black / Silver

Hardware

  • Height: 8.5 inches
  • Width: 5.47 inches
  • Thickness: 0.35 inches
  • Weight: 0.85 pounds
  • Color: White / Silver, Black / Silver
  • Height: 10.24 inches
  • Width: 6.97 inches
  • Thickness: 0.45 inches
  • Weight: 1.43 pounds
  • Color: Black
  • Speakers: Mono
  • Screen size (diagonal): 10.1 inches
  • Technology: IPS LCD
  • Resolution (X): 1280 px
  • Resolution (Y): 800 px
  • PPI: 149
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive

Display

  • Screen size (diagonal): 8.2 inches
  • Technology: IPS LCD
  • Resolution (X): 1280 px
  • Resolution (Y): 800 px
  • PPI: 184
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive
  • Multitouch: Yes
  • Screen size (diagonal): 10.1 inches
  • Technology: LCD
  • Resolution (X): 1280 px
  • Resolution (Y): 800 px
  • PPI: 149
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive
  • Multitouch: Yes
  • Operating system: Android
  • Launch OS version: 3.2

Software

  • Operating system: Android
  • Launch OS version: 3.2
  • Operating system: Android
  • Launch OS version: 3.1
  • Media streaming: DLNA
  • Notable apps: Zoodles Software
  • Clock speed: 1.2 GHz
  • Cores: 2

Processor

  • CPU brand: TI
  • CPU family: OMAP 4
  • Clock speed: 1.2 GHz
  • Cores: 2
  • Clock speed: 1 GHz
  • Cores: 2
  • RAM size: 1 GB

Memory

  • RAM size: 1 GB
  • Internal size: 16 GB

Storage

  • Internal size: 16 GB
  • Internal size: 16 GB
  • External storage: Yes
  • External storage support: microSD
  • Max external size: 32 GB
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: 2.1 + EDR
  • Effective pixels: 1.3 megapixels

Front Camera

  • Effective pixels: 1.3 megapixels
  • Effective pixels: 1.3 megapixels
  • Effective pixels: 5 megapixels
  • Flash: Single LED
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Video resolution: 720p
  • Video framerate: 30

Rear Camera

  • Effective pixels: 5 megapixels
  • Flash: Single LED
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Video resolution: 720p
  • Video framerate: 30
  • Effective pixels: 5 megapixels
  • Flash: Single LED
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Headphone: 3.5mm
  • Data connections: Micro HDMI, Micro USB

Ports

  • Headphone: 3.5mm
  • Data connections: Micro HDMI, Micro USB
  • Headphone: 3.5mm
  • Data connections: Micro USB, HDMI
Proximity, Ambient Light, Compass / Magnetometer, Accelerometer

Sensors

Proximity, Ambient Light, Compass / Magnetometer, Accelerometer
Proximity, Ambient Light
  • Removable: No
  • Quoted use time: 10 hr

Battery

  • Removable: No
  • Quoted use time: 6 hr
  • Capacity: 24.8 Wh
  • Removable: No
  • Quoted use time: 10 hr
  • Quadrant: 2780
  • SunSpider: 1889 ms
  • The Verge Battery Test: 4 hours 56 minutes

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