Motorola Photon 4G is the new Android based smart phone of Motorola. It works with sprint network in United States. It is the 1st sprint mobile phone which uses dual-core with 4G connectivity to international roaming and pair of 1GHz Tegra 2 chipset. The new phone is expected to see India by the end of year. It has a candy bar form factor. Its overall dimensions are 126.9 mm × 66.9 mm × 12.2 mm and weights just 158 grams. It is a slim and lightweight handset. Motorola Photon 4G has a TFT capacitive 4.3 inches touch screen display with 16 million display colors and 540 × 960 pixels. Its display has multi-touch input method and touch sensitive controls.
Music quality of Motorola Photon 4G mobile phone is too good. It supports various audio and video formats. Audio formats suitable are MP3, WMA, AAC+ and WAV. Video formats suitable are MP4, H.263, H.264 and WMV. It does not have FM radio but user can enjoy latest music tracks by downloading them from internet as web browsing is supported with this handset.
Motorola Photon 4G has a camera of 8 mega pixels with 3264 × 2448 pixels resolution, dual LED flash and auto focus. Other features of camera of this mobile phone are geo-tagging, image stabilization and face detection. All these features integrated to give an awesome quality of photographs. Obviously, its camera is capable of making video quality of 720p at 30 frames per second. Secondary camera is also equipped in this mobile phone. It is of VGA quality and usable in making video call.
A user can store unlimited contacts in the phone book memory of Motorola Photon 4G with photo call. Unlimited call records can be saved in this mobile phone. It has 16 GB of internal data storage capacity with 2 GB ROM and 1 GB RAM. Its storage memory is expandable up to 32 GB via microSD card. That means a user can store unlimited data in the internal memory of this mobile phone and if he or she feels 16 GB is less then they can use memory card to expand memory up to 32 GB.
Motorola Photon 4G is powered by 1700 mAH Li-po standard battery. It gives a talk time of 10 hours on 2G network and 9 hours on 3G network. Stand by time given by this mobile is approximately 200 hours on 2G network and 314 hours on 3G network but it varies depending on different factors such as applications installed, signal strength, backlight mode and many others.
Motorola Photon 4G has a very good audio quality. Its speakerphone is very clear. Different formats of audio music player are suitable with this handset. Its music player features album art cover, background playback and preset equalizer. It has active noise cancellation function with dedicated mic. It has 4G WiMAX radio inside it.
Motorola Photon 4G has Bluetooth connectivity v2.1 with A2DP EDR which is available in almost every handset to exchange data with other device. USB port is also available of microUSB v2.0 for PC connectivity. Through WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot; WiMAX 802.16 e a user can connect to internet anywhere and browse without paying any charges.
Motorola Photon 4G supports multi messaging function including SMS in threaded view, MMS and Email. It also supports POP3 / IMAP, IM and push mail. Almost all the latest features of messaging are covered by this mobile phone. It is well executed special in Emailing.
Motorola Photon 4G has JAVA MIDP emulator via and A-GPS support. Its android browser supports Flash and HTML, xHTML and WAP 2.0 pages. User can search any thing via web browsing on the internet.
Motorola Photon 4G is a CDMA / GSM phone. It can be operated on both 2G network and 3G network. On 2G network, its operating frequency is CDMA 800 / 1900 and GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900. On 3G network, its operating frequency is CDMA2000 1xEV-DO. A user can opt for CDMA or GSM network in a single handset and also the option for 3G network is available to him or her.
For the purpose of entertainment, some games are preinstalled in this handset and user can also download various games of high quality in it. It also supports 3D games. Some of the games downloadable in Motorola Photon 4G are Puzzle60, Arcade58, Strategy16, Board91, Spot64, Action148, 3D42 and many more.
It has GPS navigation. Navigation is quite simple and easy because touch screen. Google map with digital compass allows the user to conclude where he or she is.
Overall performance of Motorola Photon 4G is awesome. It is high in demand because of its support on both CDMA and GSM networks. It is a 4G mobile suitable operated both on 2G and 3G networks. It has digital compass, SNS integration and HDMI port. Its display screen is bigger one which is 4.3 inches. In the context of performance, it can beat any smart phone.
Motorola Photon 4G has some special features including voice memo / commands / dials, Google search, Gmail, Maps, Google Talk and YouTube. It has multiple audio and music track playing formats. Its camera is of high resolution. It gives long talk time but average stand by time. It also has a big display resolution. It has average dimensions and light in weight. It has fast data transfer speed on EGDE.
Motorola Photon 4G does not have GPRS activated. Infrared is also not available. A 4G phone should have a camera whose mega pixel is higher than 8 MG. It is available in single black color but today youngsters prefer some funky colors such as pink, green, purple and many more.
Overall Motorola Photon 4G is a stylish, slim, functional and handy mobile phone. It is equipped with all advanced features. It has document viewer, photo viewer or editor. It has Android-2.3 operating system which makes all its functioning faster. It has 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 32 GB. Its processor is dual core, NVIDIA Tegra 2, 1000 MHZ. It has secondary camera of VGA quality for making video calls. It has 3G Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps, LTE for fast data transferring. In totality, it is a smart phone.