Motorola officially announced its XOOM, a tablet device running Android 3.0 Honeycomb OS designed for tablets. The XOOM comes with support for 3G and LTE 4G networks as well as WiFi. It is powered by a dual core 1GHz processor, allowing smooth 1080p Full HD video playback.
The Motorola XOOM features a 10.1-inch capacitive touchscreen with 1280×800 resolution, a 5 Megapixel rear camera with 720p video recording, a 2 Megapixel front-facing camera for video chats, as well as built-in gyroscope, barometer, e-compass, accelerometer and adaptive lighting for new types of applications. Running Android 3.0, the XOOM comes with the Google Maps 5.0 with 3D interaction.
The Motorola XOOM device will launch by Verizon as a 3G/Wi-Fi-enabled device in Q1 2011 with an upgrade to 4G LTE in Q2. Starting in Q2 2011 the Motorola XOOM will be a 4G LTE/Wi-Fi- enabled device.