Android-powered Motorola Xtreme heading to Verizon?

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Android-powered Motorola Xtreme heading to Verizon?
Android has really played a vital role for Motorola. The company was having a difficult time before it finally jumped on the Android bandwagon and dropped the CLIQ and DROID on T-Mobile and Verizon respectively. Since then, it has been launching new Android handsets regularly, eventually reviving its business and making it to prime time again.

Undoubtedly, it was mainly the success of the DROID that helped the company get on its feet. After it, the manufacturer released the DEVOUR with Verizon, but it didn't really gain much popularity. It's now said however that Motorola is gearing up to launch a third Android phone through the nation's leading carrier. According to the rumors, the carrier will begin testing a handset by the name of Motorola Xtreme, starting next week. Unfortunately, no other information regarding this phone is available as of now, but we hope that more details will come out shortly. By the way, what do you think of the Motorola Xtreme's name?

source: Engadget via PhonesReview

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19 Comments

1. belve14

Posts: 113; Member since: Mar 31, 2009

I think Motorola tried a little to hard with the name...I think the name is extreme lol. But in all honesty the name does not fit a phone at all. Unless of course its like an unbreakable phone that can take a beaten.

9. allboutverizon

Posts: 66; Member since: May 20, 2009

You're thinking about this way too hard lol, but I see your point

15. deadpool_ct

Posts: 18; Member since: Mar 23, 2010

I have to agree, with a name like the Xtreme, why not make it a durable phone. Sprint has one coming, why cant Big Red?

2. matrix2004

Posts: 5; Member since: Aug 17, 2008

Extreme=Shadow.

3. Sellcell

Posts: 118; Member since: Mar 16, 2010

Sounds Xtreme!

4. jd829

Posts: 155; Member since: Feb 24, 2010

extreme = 80's hair band who brought us "more than words"

16. Jango_Fred

Posts: 58; Member since: Dec 17, 2008

You are missing some kick ass rock if "More Than Words" is the only Extreme song you know. Kick ass...compared to "More Than Words" at least.

5. dyster

Posts: 63; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

Xtreme sounds lame. And I'm uncertain if Moto can top the Droid. I'm no fan of their products, but I came very close to buying a Droid.

6. Trevsx1000

Posts: 33; Member since: Dec 08, 2009

Bet it'll be Xtremely Incredible!

7. dZW

Posts: 23; Member since: Jun 16, 2008

Xtreme=code name?

8. josuearisty

Posts: 148; Member since: Sep 30, 2009

I hope they dont let us down!

10. WnnaFghtAboutIt

Posts: 149; Member since: Aug 31, 2009

its a droid with better specs ala the incredible with a better keyboard and a 4" screen

11. vzw fanman

Posts: 1977; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

i like the name!

12. jrcrow79

Posts: 477; Member since: May 02, 2008

lol..as xtreme as the name sounds..Still CDMA CANT run a browser and call friends at the same time..lmao..so much for booking those tix and telling yer friends at the same time!..FAIL!

13. Osukaru

Posts: 68; Member since: Jul 02, 2008

Please tell me you are kidding? Right.... This has to be the lamest comparison that GSM has VS CDMA....

19. iHateCrapple

Posts: 734; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

My friends can wait the 30 secs it takes to shoot out a text msg....your point?

14. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

is it time to replace the droid already? with a name like "extreme" ud think its a high end phone. ill laugh if the "extreme" is a budget android. Extreme-ly dissapointing :)

17. zuno gyakusatsu

Posts: 257; Member since: Mar 16, 2010

the motorola excrement sounds more fitting for what this company releases.

18. Thump3rDX17

Posts: 2160; Member since: May 10, 2010

Xtreme...doesn't really do it..but that doesn't matter coz it'll probably be called THE MOTOROLA DROID XTREME! and THAT i like. [: as for speculation as to where this thing will go in the line up, it'll probably be your Motorola Candy Bar alternative to add something to really compete with the Incredible.

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