Full specs: Motorola CLIQ Android phone with 'Motoblur' for T-Mobile

Motorola on Thursday announced its touchscreen CLIQ smartphone for T-Mobile, running on the Google Android platform with a feature it calls "Motoblur." Here's a comprehensive rundown of the handset's specs.
Written by Andrew Nusca, Contributor

Motorola on Thursday announced (techmeme) its touchscreen CLIQ smartphone, running on the Google Android platform with a skin it calls "Motoblur."

The handset will be available on T-Mobile in time for the holiday season. Internationally, it will be called "DEXT" and appear on Orange, América Móvil, and Telefónica.

[ZDNet Image Gallery: Motorola Cliq]

The phone will offer 3G/HSDPA and Wi-Fi connectivity, a 5-megapixel camera with autofocus, a full HTML Web browser, 6 hours of active battery use, POP3/IMAP and Microsoft Exchange support.

Full specs, after the jump:

  • GSM 850/900/1800/1900, HSDPA 7.2 Mbps, EDGE Class 12, GPRS Class 12, WCDMA 900/1700/2100, 3G, Wi-Fi
  • 3.1-in. HVGA (320x480) display at 187 ppi
  • Google Android 1.5 (Cupcake)
  • Slide-out QWERTY keyboard (also has virtual touchscreen keyboard)
  • 5.0-megapixel camera with autofocus, picture editing, geotagging
  • Battery: 1420 mAh lithium polymer: up to 6 hours continuous usage; 325 hours (13.5 days) standby time
  • E-mail support: POP3/IMAP embedded, Microsoft Exchange support
  • Messaging: SMS, MMS, IM
  • Imaging: BMP, PNG, GIP, JPEG
  • Standard and Visual Voicemail support
  • Stereo Bluetooth 2.0+EDR
  • Wireless: 801.22 b/g
  • MicroUSB 2.0 high-speed up to 32GB
  • GPS with Google Maps and an e-compass
  • Audio support: AAC, AAC+, AAC+ Enhanced, AMR NB, MIDI, MP3, WAV
  • Video playback: H.264 , h.263, MPEG 4, YouTube
  • Video streaming: MPEG 4, 3GP
  • Video capture: MPEG 4
  • ShazamID song finder, Amazon Music Store, Last.fm
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Full HTML Webkit browser
  • Dual-mic noise cancellation
  • Mute button
  • Accelerometer, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor
  • Google Mail, Maps, Street View, Android Market, Search, Voice Search, Talk and YouTube
  • Quickoffice with Document Viewing
  • Accuweather
  • Colors: Titanium, Winter White
  • Weight: 5.6 oz.
  • Dimensions: 2.28 in. wide by 4.49 in. tall by 0.62 in. thick

The "Motoblur" modification offers the following capabilities:

  • the ability to see a caller's name, number, status and profile picture
  • Syncs personal and work contacts and connected social networks
  • Photo sharing with MySpace, Photobucket, Picasa, Facebook
  • Customizable home screen (status, messaging, RSS widgets)
  • Facebook, MySpace and Twitter direct messaging

Availability is "fall" and no pricing details were announced.

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