Motorola officially announced its DROID 2 GLOBAL Android smartphone with support for CDMA 800/1900, CDMA EV-DO Rev. A 800/1900 , WCDMA 850/1900/2100, and quad-band GSM 850/900/1800/1900 networks. The World Edition DROID 2, like the original DROID/Milestone and DROID 2, has a side-slide QWERTY keyboard and a 3.7-inch 480×854 capacitive touchscreen.
As for CPU, the GLOBAL gets a boost from 1GHz to 1.2GHz. It runss Android 2.2 OS with Adobe Flash Player 10, Swype keyboard, Google apps and 3G Mobile Hotspot function built-in. The phone supports Bluetooth 2.1+EDR and WiFi connectivity. It has a 5 Megapixel camera with dual LED flash and video recording, aGPS/GPS with Google Maps Navigation, and 8GB onboard memory and pre-installed 8GB microSD card. The DROID 2 GLOBAL’s 1420mAh offers up to 500 minutes of talk time and up to 230 hours of standby time.
The Motoroa DROID 2 GLOBAL is now available at Verizon for $199.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate with 2-year contract.