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Motorola Xoom

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Motorola Xoom

If I am going to select the most world’s most powerful tablet computer then Motorola Xoom will be the top one. It’s also very lucky to have the latest Android 3.1 Honeycomb OS. So Xoom users are using the most features from a tablet. It’s also the first tablet to run android 3.0 by the time of release. It also one of the very first Android devices that runs 1 GHz Tegra 2 dual core processor. Now after reading many Motorola Xoom review and specification I am going to write something about Motorola Xoom’s disadvantages. I hope this article will help you to know the cons of Xoom tablet before using it.

Before mentioning Motorola Xoom demerits at first I would like to talk something about Xoom’s feature and advantages.


Motorola Xoom Main Features-


  • 1 Ghz Tegra 2 Dual core CPU
  • 1GB RAM
  • Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate
  • Android 3.1 Honeycomb OS
  • 10.1” 16M TFT capacitive touchscreen
  • 16/32/64 GB internal storage and upto 32GB microSD support
  • 3G, Dual band Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Hotspot
  • 5 megapixel camera, dual LED flash
  • 720p video recording, @30 fps
  • 25 Wh Li-ion battery, Up to 10 hour video playback
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.1


Motorola Xoom Advantages-


  • Latest Android 3.1 Honeycomb OS
  • Support for the new Android Market Movie rentals service
  • Dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Flash-enabled web browser,
  • Adobe 10.1 Flash Player
  • 800 x 1280 pixels 10.1 inches multi-touch 16M touchscreen
  • 1GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 AP20H Dual Core processor, 1GB RAM
  • Both huge internal and external memory
  • 720p video recording at 30fps
  • Gyroscope and barometer sensor
  • Accelerometer, digital compass, three-axis gyro-sensor
  • Barometer sensor
  • MicroUSB with host functionality
  • HD TV-Out via microHDMI port
  • Stereo speakers


Now the main parts. I am going to tell you the problems of this Android 3.1 tablet.

Motorola Xoom Disadvantages-


  • Poor display quality considering iPad 2, reflects too much of you
  • Graphics quality is not the best out there now
  • No Bluetooth 3.0 support
  • Battery is not replaceable
  • No document viewer and editor
  • USB charging is not possible
  • No kickstand – it cannot be stood up on a table without a dock


I hope you will consider these demerits before going to buy your next Android tablet. You can buy new Xoom from Amazon now. The lowest price of Xoom tablet is $450 there. You can also check the Verizon Wireless offer for Xoom.