While the report didn't mention it, we would assume that this would be an Android powered smartphone, which would compete with other foldable smartphones expected to make their debut this year. Among the most notable is the unit expected to be unveiled next month by Samsung
, which it briefly displayed in November at its Developer Conference.
Motorola did bring back the RAZR name with 2011's Motorola DROID RAZR
. The device was a typical smartphone that was more in line with the company's DROID series than the RAZR.
Motorola, now owned by Chinese manufacturer Lenovo, is desperate for a big hit. Back in 2004, the company was responsible for 27.3% of U.S. mobile phone shipments. By the end of the third quarter of 2018, that figure was down to 5.9%.