Motorola today announced that the next generation of the XOOM tablet will arrive in mid-November for consumers living in the UK and Ireland. Featuring a lighter design with beefier specs, the 10.1-inch XOOM 2 debuts alongside its 8.2-inch brethren, the XOOM 2 Media Edition.
Specifications are nearly identical in both and include the following:
- Dual-core 1.2GHz processor
- Android 3.2 Honeycomb
- Gorilla Glass displays
- Splashguard for life’s accidents
- 1GB RAM
- 16GB storage
- 5-megapixel camera
- 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera
Both the XOOM 2 and XOOM 2 Media Edition will will be available in the UK and Ireland in mid-November in Wi-Fi flavors. Carphone Warehouse customers living in the UK can pre-register for one of the tablets today.