Motorola’s 4.3-Inch ‘Mirage’ Headed for China

Motorola seems to be really swinging for the fences with their Android handsets.  Take a look at the rumored Mirage (or Shadow) for a glimpse as to what the handset maker is up to now.  A BGR tipster has passed along some specs to this device which is said to be headed to China.

We’re waiting on a better link from BGR so we can try our hand at translating, but here’s what’s rumored so far…

  • Codenamed Mirage or Shadow
  • 4.3-inch 800×484 display
  • HDMI port
  • 8 megapixel camera
  • 1080p video playback
  • 9.0mm thick!

We can’t imagine the Shadow name sticking around as T-Mobile and HTC already locked that one up a few years back.  We’re going to go out on a limb and guess something in the 600MHz/512 memory ballpark for this one.  We’ll be sure to pass along anything we come across!

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Scott has been running AndroidGuys since 2007 and loves nothing more than reading up on the latest smartphone rumors. His other mobile efforts can be found on Android Update (CNET) where he covers Google's mobile platform.

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15 Comments

  1. @Gaz_W
    December 31, 14:24 Reply

    1080p playback with 600mhz? I'm not sure…

  2. Anat
    December 31, 17:06 Reply

    if 1080p playback would be included, then it rather should be 1GHz or maybe 1.33GHz Snapdragon.

  3. johnkzin
    December 31, 18:04 Reply

    Put a comfortable full qwerty keyboard on it (5 row), and t-mobile USA 2G/3G, and I'd be interested.

  4. Giles Blogs
    January 02, 06:06 Reply

    Where about's in China. In China for retail or manufacture?

  5. DannyDarko
    January 03, 03:20 Reply

    I think that 600mhz was way of kid Try snapdragon and possibly dont get heated people Winmo I know I know I want it to be Android too.But the fact that a microsoft dude is gonna be there for the Moto anouncment leaves me weary .Because Moto is just getting the wind back in their sails right now and you know how they get down . So I think it could be their version of the HD2 but,I'm just spit ballin here people And yes I know I misspelled announce .

  6. nur
    June 14, 03:53 Reply

    thanks for info,…

  7. hendro
    June 14, 13:58 Reply

    it seems they want to invade china too..
    LOL

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