Apparently, the recently
announced Motorola MILESTONE 2 and the rugged Motorola DEFY are both
coming to Vodafone Germany at some point. They have been spotted over
at the Vodafone stand at this year's IFA fair which takes place in
The two devices made their first public appearance a week ago
and now, during the IFA in Berlin, they are paying Vodafone a short
visit. This undoubtedly means that soon both of them will show up in
the Vodafone stores across Germany (and maybe elsewhere).
To refresh your memory, the MILESTONE 2
comes less than an year after the original MILESTONE. It has Android
2.2 a.k.a. Froyo on board, as well as a better keyboard, a faster CPU,
more RAM and larger built-in storage than its predecessor. Plus the
second MILESTONE is capable of recording 720p videos (strangely enough
the CDMA-loving DROID 2 lacks this feat).
As for the rugged DEFY,
it is dust-, scratch- and waterproof, weighs only 118 grams and, sadly,
doesn't speak Froyo means (it only runs Android 2.1 a.k.a. Eclair,
sigh!). It features an 800MHz processor, 512MB of RAM and 2GB of
internal storage. And on its back there is a 5 megapixel autofocus
Unfortunately, there is no word on the launch dates or the price tags of either of the two new Motorola smartphones.