Verizon Wireless Droid 2

  • Verizon Wireless Droid 2
79
Based on 14 scores, 30 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    3
  • 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 --...

By Android Central on -

A worthy successor to the phone that launched 1,000 AndroidsWithout question, the the Motorola Droid -- and Verizon's marketing blitz behind it -- is what really put the Android smartphone on the map. It's safe to say millions have been sold,...