Rumor: Motorola Working on Another Pair of Ruggedized Android Phones for 2011

The word around the campfire is that Motorola is prepping two ruggedized handsets along the lines of the T-Mobile DEFY.  Expected sometime in the middle of 2011, these phones are said to run less than the DEFY by as much as half.  Much like the i1 for Sprint, these types of phones work well for general contractors, technicians, and plumbers as they can take a beating.  According to Eldar Murtazin, these two will also feature the candybar style we’ve seen so far from Motorola.  Let’s hope the handset maker can address the audio issues in the upcoming products.

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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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1 Comment

  1. sam
    December 18, 07:02 Reply

    I would love to see a rugged and high end device. I can’t understand the obsession with making skinny phones. Maybe its because I don’t wear skinny jeans

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