Motorola XOOM Family Edition Android 3.1 Tablet Announced

Motorola XOOM Family Edition, tablet announced today will be available exclusively through Best Buy starting October 16.The Android 3.1-powered Motorola XOOM Family Edition will entertain everyone in the house with TV shows, thousands of movies, and fun, educational games for kids of all ages. It also comes along with a number of applications and games […]

Motorola XOOM Family Edition, tablet announced today will be available exclusively through Best Buy starting October 16.

The Android 3.1-powered Motorola XOOM Family Edition will entertain everyone in the house with TV shows, thousands of movies, and fun, educational games for kids of all ages. It also comes along with a number of applications and games that are pre-installed and are worth a total of about $40. Of course you can download and install even more apps via the Android Marketplace.

"The new tablet has a dual core 1 Ghz processor, a 10.1 inch touch screen, a 5-megapixel rear camera, a 720p front facing webcam, and WiFi connectivity (sorry, there's no 3G or 4G support here). There's no word on when the Xoom Family Edition will be sold outside of Best Buy," revealed Motorola.

And with the award-winning Zoodles application, parents can rest easy knowing their kids are safe from inappropriate content. It's an affordable way to bring everyone together into the twenty-first century.

Motorola XOOM Family Edition will be available exclusively at all Best Buy stores nationwide and online at BestBuy.com for a limited time value price of $379 starting Oct. 16.

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Here's a list of the facts:

  • Runs on Android 3.1, built specifically for tablets
  • 1GHz dual-core processor for lightning-fast responsiveness
  • 10.1" HS IPS HD screen display with capacitive multi-touch
  • 5MP back camera with flash, with 720p video webcam
  • Preloaded with almost $40 worth of applications, plus Zoodles, the award-winning Kid Mode application
  • Preloaded with MotoPack by Motorola XOOM (App Downloader by Motorola)
  • Preloaded with Quickoffice Pro HD for seamless productivity at work
  • Preloaded with MotoPrint - the application that allows you to print straight from the Web browser
  • Preloaded with fun games like Asphalt 6 from Gameloft and SIM City Deluxe
  • 16GB built-in memory
  • Battery lasts up to 10 hours for video playback and Web browsing
  • Access to more than 250,000 apps in Android Market

Motorola XOOM Family Edition lets you get back to work with email access, document editing capabilities with Quickoffice Pro HD, and Web surfing that looks just like a PC, with tabbed browsing and Adobe Flash Player. Then access more than 250,000 other apps, as well as new cloud services from Google Mobile Services, Amazon and more.

Watch videos on YouTube and access millions of books while you hunt down the perfect bedtime story through Android Market.

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