Motorola Intros XOOM 2, XOOM 2 Media Edition for UK, Ireland

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.

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