Pros

  • Lots of compatible accessories
  • HD 1080p video capture
  • Assortment of entertainment and business features
  • Dual-core and Verizon 4G is a speedy combination

Cons

  • Display disappoints
  • Call quality is uneven
  • Pricey

At A Glance

The long-awaited Droid Bionic is blazing fast and has a slew of great entertainment and business features, but the high price might make it a hard sell.

Manufacturer’s Description

The DROID BIONIC 4G by MOTOROLA for Verizon Wireless with the ferocious force of Verizon 4G LTE is a virtual time machine, turning minutes into seconds. Droid Bionic is Verizon's first 4G LTE smartphone with a dual-core 1GHz processor and 1GB of RAM. Enjoy super-fast Web-browsing, streaming video, seamless multi-tasking, and download speeds up to 10x faster than 3G. The free ZumoCast app lets your Droid Bionic access or stream data straight from your home or work computers. Turn your Droid Bionic into more than must a smartphone with a full Firefox 4.0 browser, keyboard, trackpad, and multi-window capabilities all on the big screen with the LapDock accessory. Other smartphone features of the Droid Bionic include an 8 megapixel camera with flash, a front-facing webcam for video chat, 1080p HD video capture with easy upload to YouTube, Mobile Hotspot for up to 5 WiFi-enabled devices, and HDMI Mirror Mode.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.motorola.com/us

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Texas Instruments
Display
Display size 4.3 inches
Display type Multitouch
Resolution 960-by-540 pixels
Storage
Other storage Micro SD
Dimensions
Width 5.0 inches
Depth 2.63 inches
Height 2.63 inches
Weight 0.35 pounds
Image Processor
Megapixels 8.0
Storage Media
SD card Micro SD
Carrier
Cell Carrier Verizon
Included Software
Operating System Android 2.0