BGR: Calgary to be First Android Handset from Motorola

The Boy Genius Report is, well… reporting that the first Android handset from Motorola will be the Calgary.  Shown below in mockups, the device has that some of that same old MOTO feeling to it mixed with a little new.  It’s a slide up QWERTY that doesn’t have a chin, which should appeal to small handed folks who don’t like typing on the G1.

motoroloa_calgary

According the BGR’s tipster, this handset is headed to Verizon with a second quarter release.  We find launch date to be a little suspect, but stranger things have happened.  As far as Verizon being the carrier goes, that’s not so much of a surprise any longer.

Even though BGR is usually pretty spot on, we will file this under unconfirmed rumor for now.

About author

AndroidGuys
AndroidGuys 4641 posts

Founded on November 5, 2007, we've enjoyed bringing you the latest in Android news and rumors. Updated daily, we strive to deliver reviews, opinions, and updates on all things related to Android.

You might also like

News and Rumors

HTC already getting out of the smartwatch game?

And just like that, HTC is out of the smartwatch game. According to a recent Pocket-Lint story, that is. Reportedly, HTC has opted to abandon its plans for a smartwatch without

News and Rumors

Android 2.1 Voice Input Feature is “Experimental”, Requires Data Connection

We were digging through the user guide for the Nexus One and came across something that we hadn’t seen reported elsewhere.  You know that nifty little feature that comes with

News and Rumors

The future of Android tablet home screens looks like this…

A new Kickstarter project aims to revolutionize the way Android tablets look and work for users.

2 Comments

Leave a Reply