Motorola DROID MAXX

Announced:
Jul 23, 2013
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Aug 20, 2013

PhoneArena Rating:

8.5
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Display

Display size:

5.0 inches

Resolution:

720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density:

294 ppi

Technology:

AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

70.52 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

10 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Front:

2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

5.41 x 2.80 x 0.33 inches (137.5 x 71.2 x 8.5 mm)

Weight:

5.89 oz (167 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials:

Back: Kevlar

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Motorola X8

Processor:

Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Krait, 32-bit, 28 nm

GPU:

Adreno 320

RAM:

2 GB

Internal storage:

32 GB

OS:

Android (4.4.4, 4.4, 4.2.2)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Glonass, E911

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 4, 13

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity:

3500 mAh

Type:

User replaceable

Charging:

Qi wireless charging

Stand-by time:

25.0 days (600 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.54 W/kg

Body:

0.32 W/kg

This device is also known as Motorola XT-1080M

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Too little RAM

Description

Motorola DROID MAXX has a 3500 mAh battery, which is 200 mAh more than its predecessor, and the kind of capacity only phablets get equipped with nowadays, and cited for up to 48 hours of battery life. That capacity is keeping the lights on a very interesting set of specs - 5" HD OLED display (not PenTile), 1.7 GHz homemade processor, 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory. Exact dimensions go as follows: 137.5x71.20x8.5 mm, so pretty thin despite the giant battery, and fairly light for a 5-incher at 160 grams, or 5.6 ounces. The "Motorola X8 Mobile Computing System" SoC sports 1.7 GHz dual-core application processor, 400 MHz quad-core GPU, natural language processor, and a contextual computing processor, for an octa-core concoction, claims Moto. The 10 MP camera on the back sports the new ClearPixel technology, which applies different RGBC color filter than the traditional Bayer RGBG one, bringing in more photons at low-light scenarios thus dealing better with blur and noise, at least on theory.

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