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AT&T getting ready to Flipout soon?

AT&T getting ready to Flipout soon?
When AT&T joined the Android race by launching the Motorola Backflip, it was a unique form factor device that did not catch on like the carrier had hoped it would. Now the pair are teaming up again for another unique looking Android device. According to reports, AT&T has been testing the Motorola Flipout. The square device has a physical QWERTY keyboard that rotates from behind the 2.8 inch screen to become a portrait facing physical QWERTY. While it might not be a large screen, Motorola has opted for a fairly fast TI OMAP 3410 600MHz processor. The Motorola product page shows 512MB of RAM to go along with the 512MB of ROM. Aboard will be a 3.1MP camera and the phone will be powered by Android 2.1 with Motoblur. With testing allegedly being done on the device, look for a launch this July or August when the Flipout joins with the Backflip to give AT&T two of the most unique Android form factors on the market. It's enough to make AT&T customers, uh, flip.

Motorola Flipout Specifications
Motorola BACKFLIP Specifications | Review

source: Motorola via AndroidandMe

AT&T getting ready to Flipout soon?

AT&T getting ready to Flipout soon?

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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:47

1. DonkeyPunched (Posts: 321; Member since: 10 Jan 2010)

Oooo I loved my Backflip soooo much. I bet I'd love this phone just as much.

posted on 28 Jun 2010, 09:14

2. scottmbolt (unregistered)


posted on 28 Jun 2010, 13:43

3. elpuser (Posts: 50; Member since: 26 Nov 2009)


posted on 28 Jun 2010, 15:38

4. Jyakotu (Posts: 852; Member since: 12 Dec 2008)

What most people don't know is that a lot of teenagers would love this for because of it's form factor. Seriously, the average consumer doesn't care about what version of Android is on the phone, they care about the outside appearance.

posted on 29 Jun 2010, 16:16

9. Mateo8326 (Posts: 472; Member since: 15 Jul 2009)

Very True the average consumer doesn't even got to this site much like know about it lol

posted on 28 Jun 2010, 17:54

5. theGodpapa (Posts: 181; Member since: 15 Dec 2009)

How is this unique in form factor when it is designed exactly like the Nokia twist that came out last year from Verizon. Even has the size screen and all.

posted on 29 Jun 2010, 08:51

7. elpuser (Posts: 50; Member since: 26 Nov 2009)

its still unique, I've only seen this design twice, so shut it

posted on 28 Jun 2010, 20:25

6. Whateverman (Posts: 3284; Member since: 17 May 2009)

Godpapa I was wondering the same thing. LOL. But I think if Att is every going to be successful with any Android, they got to stop restricting the devices. Hopefully that wont be the case with the Flipout.

posted on 29 Jun 2010, 12:39

8. networkdood (Posts: 6330; Member since: 31 Mar 2010)

The ARIA is actually a nice phone with no issues, unlike previous HTC ANDROID phones - and, I can store apps on SD card with rooting thanks to certain market apps....

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