Motorola Droid 2

  • Motorola Droid 2
80
Based on 15 scores, 30 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    4
  • Good:
    8
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Strong build and design, Improvements all around, Good keyboard.
  • Roomy sliding QWERTY keyboard, Nice display, Snappy performance
  • Updated keyboard is much nicer to use, Faster processor, Fast and easy to use, Running Android 2.2

Cons:

  • Idering the mediocre picture shooting quality, having decent video quality at a lower resolution is much more preferred than higher resolution but lowerquality video.
  • Call audio is a bit muddy sounding, 5MP camera instead of 8MP, 8GB SD card instead of a 16GB card.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Geek.com on

Building upon the success of Verizon Wireless‘ first Droid phone, the company launched the Droid 2 on August 11th. Now the carrier has released an improved model of the Droid 2 designed for the business traveller. The Droid 2 Global includes...

By phandroid.com on

For hardcore mobile gamers and fans of old-school 8-bit and 16-bit action, a hardware keyboard and some slick Android emulators are a must. But if you already meet those requirements and call yourself a real gaming fanatic, the Game Gripper is...

By GadgetReview on 70

The Droid 2 prospers above its predecessor in nearly every way, but doesnt put up much of a fight compared to other newer Android phones. The build quality is great, and except for the mediocre still camera, as a phone the Droid 2 is...

By Funkyfresh on

Thursday, 07 October 2010 06:19 The Motorola DROID 2 is smaller and denser than the Droid X so it’s a little easier to slide into your pocket. Having the slide out keyboard is great. It’s still a little small for our liking but so much...

By Hardware Secrets on

The Droid 2 is a worthy descendant of the original Droid. It is just as sturdy and compact and has an additional bit of style, plus Motorola has done a very good job of revamping the keyboard. We are, however, stymied as to why the voice commands over...

By Brighthand on 60

I was excited to receive the Motorola Droid 2, but unfortunately that excitement hasn't lasted. This is certainly not a bad phone, but it's not a "wow" phone either. The main disappointments, aside from a major glitch with the mobile hotspot...

By G4tv.com on 80

Video Review: Motorola's Android phone is back with a new and improved look with the Droid 2, featuring a refined design, improved keyboard, 1 GHz processor and more. Kevin Pereira and Alison Haislip review the Droid 2 which sells for $100 plus a...

By The Gadgeteer on

This entry is part 2 of 1 in the series Motorola Droid 2The Motorola Droid has been a very popular Android based smartphone for Verizon. It’s been out for close to a year, so of course it’s time for an update. The Droid 2 takes all the...

By SlashGear on

It’s been over nine months since we reviewed Motorola’s first DROID smartphone, the Verizon handset that arguably reversed the company’s fall from grace and set their foundations as a key player in the Android segment. Now, in an...

By CellPhoneQuick on

The Droid 2 is a solid Android device with a fast processor, capable graphics abilities, and a smooth experience afforded by Android 2.2, which includes Adobe Flash 10.1 and Motorolas Widgets-based customizations. Robust integration into Google...

By Testfreaks on 90

The new Droid 2 is certainly an improvement over the original Droid in several areas. The keyboard has had a much needed re-design, gone is the directional pad to make room for larger keys that are easier to type on. The faster CPU just makes the...

By BrightHub on 100

The Motorola Droid 2 is less a revolutionary step forward in mobile phone design, and more a collection of improvements on the original Droid device. It has been a year since the took the operating system to new levels, and while Verizon has...

By LetsTalk on 86

MOTOROLA MILESTONE™ sets a new standard for the smartphone, providing the latest Google™ user interface and applications. See more of the Web faster, with over 400,000 pixels and a 3.7” WVGA display. With a blazing-fast processor, 3G...

By Android Police on

Whats to LoveDisplay is gorgeousThe physical QWERTY keyboard is a huge improvement over the original DroidOutstanding battery life for a modern high-end Android deviceComes with Android 2.2 FroYo and Adobe Flash Player 10.1 pre-installedAdobe...

By Digital Trends on 75

Motorolas Droid 2 takes only baby steps forward from the original, struggling to keep up with new titans like the Droid...

By Wired on 70

If anything, the makeover from Droid to Droid 2 is more of a brow wax than a face lift, which judging by the success of the original version, and the ghastly results of many cosmetic surgery fiascoes, is probably a good thing.No one ever said that...

By PhoneDog on

With Android 2.2 installed out of the box, the much-improved physical keyboard, and a 1 GHz processor, the DROID 2 is the most well-rounded Android device on Verizon. Theoretically, it appeals to the greatest number of people - the BlackBerry crowd...

By infoSync World on 90

If you want a Droid, but don't know which one to get, the Motorola Droid 2 is probably the safest bet. It offers enough improvements from the original, including Android 2.2, a faster 1GHz TI processor, more RAM, larger, revamped QWERTY slider, and...

By Pocketnow on 80

The Droid 2 is a winner. It's fast, has decent battery life, and includes a nice-sized keyboard for those that don't enjoy using an on screen keyboard. It's lacking a lot of the features found on higher end Android devices like noise...

By Computerworld on

As the Smartphone Summer of 2010 lurches to a close, Verizon Wireless and Motorola have refreshed their product lines with the Droid 2 ($200 with a two-year contract), an update to the 10-month-old popular Droid slider phone. It's a nice update --...