Verizon Motorola DROID 3 Android Smartphone

Verizon Motorola DROID 3 Android Smartphone 2

Verizon Motorola DROID 3 Android Smartphone


Verizon announced the next generation DROID smartphone, the new DROID 3 by Motorola featuring a side-slide full QWERTY keyboard. While its predecessor DROID/Milestone and DROID 2/Milestone 2 come with a 4-row keyboard, the new DROID 3 has a 5-row keyboard, adding a dedicated row for numbers. It is powered by a dual-core 1GHz processor with 512MB RAM and runs Android 2.3 OS.

Verizon Motorola DROID 3 Android Smartphone 1


The Motorola DROID 3 sports a 4-inch qHD 540×960 touchscreen, a 8 Megapixel camera with auto focus, LED flash and video recording, a front camera for video chat, 16GB onboard memory, GPS/A-GPS, Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity, HDMI output and a microSD card slot. Like most modern smartphones, the new DROID is also equipped with Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Proximity sensors. As a global phone, the DROID 3 supports CDMA 800/900MHz, tri-band WCDMA 3G and quad-band GSM networks, allowing customers to enjoy wireless voice and data service in more than 200 countries, including more than 125 with 3G speeds.

Verizon Motorola DROID 3 Android Smartphone 2
The Motorola DROID 3 comes with a 1540mAh battery offering up to 550 minutes of talk time and 300 hours of standby. The enterprise-ready Android device comes pre-loaded with Citrix GoToMeeting for Android that gives users the ability to attend online meetings while on-the-go, and Citrix Receiver for Android, a universal software client that allows companies to deliver corporate apps, desktops and data to any corporate- or employee-owned device. There is also ESP smart dock technology for a tailored experience based on whether DROID 3 is docked in home, office or car settings.

The Motorola DROID 3 is available at Verizon Wireless for $199.99 with a new 2-year contract.

DROID 3 by Motorola Features


Talk and Standby Time1


Up to 550 minutes/Up to approximately 300 hours




CDMA 800/1900 MHz
WCDMA 850/1900/2100 MHzGSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz 


184.0 g




64.10(x) 123.30(y) 12.90(z) mm




Android 2.3




Dual-core 1GHz processor




1540 mAh




3.5mm, USB 2.0 HS, HDMI, DLNA, OTA, Stereo Bluetooth, Version 2.1+EDR




4-inch qHD (Quarter High Definition) (540 x 960) TFT




MMS, SMS, Email (Corporate Sync, Google Mail, Push Email, Yahoo!® Mail), IM (GTalk™, AIM, Windows Live Messenger and Yahoo!® Messenger), WebKit with Flash




AAC, AAC+, AAC+ Enhanced, AMR NB, AMR WB, MIDI, MP3, WAV, WMA v9/v10, OGG




Capture/Playback/Streaming, HD video, Video-C/P 30fps, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV v9/v10




8-megapixel, VGA P2P video, 8x digital zoom, AF, LED




16GB on-board memory, microSD card slot for up to an additional 32GB




512MB RAM x 16GB eMMC


Form Factor


Touch QWERTY Slider




Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Proximity


Address Book/Calendar


Facebook®, MySpace, TwitterTM and GmailTM messages and contacts aggregation as well as syncs and merges your work contacts, email and calendar


Location Services


aGPS, sGPS, eCompass