Motorola Droid Maxx Preview

The Motorola Droid Maxx, available with or without a two-year contract, is a splash resistant Android smartphone with a number of nice features. These include a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 16-32GB of internal storage (with the option to add another 32GB via microSD), 4G LTE cellular data capabilities, and a large 4.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen display.

The Droid Maxx's rear camera has a 10-megapixel CMOS image sensor with a 4x digital zoom, autofocus, LED flash, geotagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR (High Dynamic Range), Panorama, and Full HD 1080p video recording that's also capable of capturing slow motion video at lower resolutions. In addition to now-standard features like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and NFC technologies, the Maxx also includes a full suite of Google Mobile Services, 50GB of Google Drive storage (free for two years), cordless power charging, and Microcast Technology, which will allow you to wirelessly mirror your Droid Maxx screen on your HDTV.

Motorola Droid Maxx Features
  • Splash resistant
  • Android 4.4 KitKat
  • 1.5 GHz dual core processor
  • 16-32GB internal storage (plus up to 32GB extra with microSD)
  • 2GB RAM
  • 4G LTE, 3G, 2G
  • 4.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen
    • 1280x720pixels
    • 312ppi
  • Rear Camera
    • 10-megapixel CMOS image sensor
    • 4x Digital Zoom
    • Autofocus
    • LED Flash
    • Geotagging (built-in GPS)
    • Touch Focus
    • Face Detection
    • Auto HDR
    • Panorama
    • Full 1080p HD Video Recording @ 30fps
      • Slow motion video
  • 2MP Front Camera
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • NFC
  • Micro-USB out
  • Google Drive (50 GB storage)
  • Google Mobile Services
    • Play
    • Gmail
    • Street View
    • Plus
    • + Hangout
    • Drive
    • Maps Navigation
    • Calendar
    • Contact Sync
    • Play Music
    • Chrome for Android
  • Cordless Power Charging
  • Microcast Technology (to wirelessly mirror your phone and HDTV screens)

The Motorola Droid Maxx is available now and costs $149.99 with a two-year Verizon agreement, or $599.99 with no contract.

Visitors of Steves can visit the stores below for real-time pricing and availability. You can also find hot, soon to expire online offers on a variety of cameras and accessories at our very own Camera Deals page.