Water Resistant Motorola Defy XT & Dual SIM Defy Mini Launched – Price & Specs

Motorola now acquired by Google has now come up with the announcement of the Motorola Defy XT and Defy Mini is also launched. The Defy XT is a dual SIM smartphone and Defy Mini is the little brother of the Motorola Defy smartphone. Defy Mini was announced in January 2012 and it has taken around 6 months for this device to arrive in India. These smartphones are been launched with the promotion as the dust proof, scratch resistant and water proof phones targeting town and village audience which contribute to 70 % of the Indian population who primary job is agriculture. As they are dependent on agriculture they would be always in the fear of dropping their smartphone in water or dust might get in their smartphone, so these two smartphone is ideally for them.

Motorola Defy Mini SmartPhone

Motorola Defy has a name for its durability and strength and so has the little brother of it, called Defy Mini is with same strength and durability. It’s a water-resistant and dust-proof smart phone. It’s with the Gorilla glass scratch resistant display screen. The phone although externally is great, would be having the internal specifications at a pretty low level.Motorola Defy Mini SmartPhone

The Defy Mini smartphone is a water proof, scratch resistant, dust proof smartphone which comes out with amplified battery life. It equipped with 600 MHz processor, with a 512MB RAM supporting the display on the 3.2 inch capacitive touchscreen colorful display. The rear camera would be of 3.2 mega pixel quality with LED flash, and there would be a front facing VGA camera for video chatting. The battery in the Defy Mini is better with 1650 mAh battery which runs the smartphone for 9.5 hours of operation and 500 hours of standby time.

To sum it up Motorola Defy Mini has the following important features -

  • 3.2 inches touchscreen display
  • 3.2 mega pixel camera
  • VGA front facing camera
  • 600 Mhz processor
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 1650 mAh battery
  • 500 hours standby time

The Motorola Defy Mini is available in India via Flipkart and it will soon reach the other retailers as well at an approximate price of Rs 11,490.

Motorola Defy XT SmartPhone

Just like Motorola Defy Mini, Defy XT is also a dust proof, scratch resistance and water proof smartphone widely targeting the small towns and village users who are always fear of dropping their smartphone in water or dust. Defy XT is with 3.7 inches capacitive touchscreen display along with Gorilla Glass display and equipped with 1 Ghz processor and 5 mega pixel camera with auto focus and flash and equipped with VGA front facing camera which can be used for the face to face video chat and web conference. This is how the device looksMotorola Defy XT

This is with the Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS and MotoSwitch 2.0 is the Motorola customization of the Android in the user interface segment. Other features like 512 MB RAM, 3.5 mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 3.0 with A2DP, Wi Fi tether, Wi Fi, DLNA, GPS and 1650 mAh battery makes the device perfect enough but its priced little higher than the Defy Mini smartphone and it’s against in competition with the Samsung Galaxy Ace, Galaxy Ace Plus and HTC One V which falls under the same price tag.

Both the smartphone comes with the Google Play Store access to browse through various Android applications, widgets, tools and gadgets which are available for free and paid as well.

To sum it up Motorola Defy XT has the following important features -

  • 3.7 inches touchscreen display
  • 1 Ghz processor
  • 5 mega pixel camera
  • VGA front facing camera
  • MotoSwitch 2.0 U I
  • Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS
  • Bluetooth 3.0
  • 1650 mAh battery

The Motorola Defy XT is available in India via Flipkart right now at Rs 16190 and it will soon reach the other retailers as well.

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