Verizon Wireless announces Motorola Droid Pro
Verizon Wireless does already have a slew of Android-powered smartphones in their arsenal, and they aren’t going to stop there just yet. Well, the latest device that is coming out from their stables would be the Motorola Droid Pro, being the first Android-based smartphone which is specially optimized for business use.
It will be available as a pre-sale order from select Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and online at www.verizonwireless.com from November 9th onwards, although there are some reports floating around the Internet that people have already placed a purchase order – and not a pre-order, so this oversight might be something that could cost a person his or her job. Well, on to the nitty gritty in the extended post then!
Available for purchase in stores from November 18th onwards, the Motorola Droid Pro can be yours for $179.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate – of course, at this kind of pricing, it will mean having to sign up for a new two-year customer agreement. Just what does the Droid Pro offer? It is a global-ready Android smartphone, enabling customers to enjoy wireless voice service in over 220 countries and data coverage in more than 200 countries, where more than 120 of them boasting 3G speeds. You also need not worry about the operating system since it will boast the latest Android 2.2 Froyo update right out of the box.
The Motorola Droid Pro will be able to handle both business and personal with aplomb, since it comes pre-loaded with Quickoffice Mobile Suite for all your mobile office document browsing needs,3G Mobile HotSpot capabilities, and a QWERTY keyboard that was specially designed for speed and convenience. If you happen to be a Verizon Wireless customer who purchased the Droid Pro will receive the mail-in rebate in the form of a debit card, where upon receipt, you can use the card as cash anywhere debit cards are accepted.