Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2

  • Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2
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Based on 12 scores, 20 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    0
  • Good:
    3
  • Average:
    4
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • Great IPS display.
  • Good size compromise.
  • Rugged.

Cons:

  • Expensive without contract.
  • Battery life.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on 75

People that read my reviews frequently might have noticed about my preference for smaller tablets over larger ones. I simply find a 10.1-inch tablet unwieldy, even if it is relatively light. As such, I greatly prefer the cheaper 8.2-inch Droid...

By GadgetReview on 80

A great Android tablet that hits all of it's marks for a fine media playback and internet...

By MobileTechReview on 70

The Motorola Droid XYBoard's unique size and quality combo set it apart from the me-too tablet fray. It's portable but the screen is roomy enough for enjoyable web browsing and gaming. And that display is extremely sharp and bright thanks to the IPS...

By Digital Trends on 80

If you want a solid Android tablet that's smaller than those huge 10.1-inch devices and has a good portable, lightweight feel, and 4G LTE connectivity, this is probably your best bet....

By booredatwork.com on

The Motorola Droid XYBOARD 8.2 is the sequel to the ill launched Motorola Xoom, and the first Motorola Tablet to take the Droid name. This tablet packs the regular features you will find in an standard Android 3.2 tablet. it sports a 1.2Ghz dual-core...

By talkandroid.com on

Shortly after last February's release of the XOOM , Motorola Mobility CEO Sanjay Jha hinted they would release tablets with different form factors later in the year. The XOOM was Motorola's entry into the tablet world, and it was a great product at the...

By talkandroid.com on

It was back in February 2011 when Motorola launched the XOOM tablet with the promise of different form factors later in the year. They finally came through last month with the launch of the first DROID branded tablets, the XYBOARD 10.1 and XYBOARD 8.2 ....

By Wired on 60

Motorola’s Droid Xyboard a slick, well-performing tablet that’s easy on the eyes. Too bad it has such a stupid name.The Android device, which runs on Verizon’s 4G network and is available now in Verizon stores, is actually Motorola’s second shot at...

By tabletpcreview.com on 70

My affinity for the Xoom aside, Motorola did the right thing by ditching the Xoom moniker in favor of the familiar Droid branding, and the Droid Xyboard 8.2 is still a big improvement over the underrated original Honeycomb tablet. The overall design and...

By Gizmodo on 70

Xyboard. It sounds like a xylophone made sweaty, mumbly love to a chalkboard. Putting that aside, the Xyboard is a pretty serious tablet with an IR blaster, boom-packing speakers, and hardware that screams more "stealth bomber!" than "another...

By PhoneDog on

Smartphones aren't the only mobile tech item in demand right now - tablets are becoming increasingly popular with the big four wireless carriers. Available now on Verizon Wireless , the Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 goes head-to-head with Apple's iPad 2 and...

By PC Mag on 60

The Motorola Xyboard 8.2 includes Verizon’s 4G, but still can’t stand out from the pack of Android tablets. ...

By SlashGear on

This tablet is nice, and if you rule out the facts that it’ll cost you an arm and a leg to first purchase it then pay each month for 4G LTE connectivity, you’ve got a nice tablet on your hands. I find myself very skeptical that there’s a real need...

By Ubergizmo on

competitive in the 7″to 8” category) In its own 8” category, the Motorola Droid Xyboard is a great competitor to the Galaxy Tab 8.9. Both share a comparable footprint, and both can differentiate themselves: the Droid Xyboard feels more solid and is...

By Phone Arena on 70

After getting comfy using the Motorola DROID XYBOARD 8.2 (XOOM 2 Media Edition), we have to admit, it’s clearly a valiant offering with plenty of lovable characteristics – like 4G LTE connectivity, its exceptional build quality, and gorgeous display....

By Engadget on

Motorola Xoom 2 (Xyboard 10.1) reviewMotorola Xoom reviewXyboard official announcementWe've been having a hard time figuring out why anybody would choose the Xoom 2 / Xyboard 10.1 over the Transformer Prime -- a device that's the same price or cheaper...

By LaptopMag on 50

The Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 delivers impressive 4G LTE speeds and a bright IPS display, but limited endurance, poor design, and short battery life don't make it worth the high...

By The Verge on 60

The Xyboard 8.2 and 10.1 look exactly like the Xoom 2 and Xoom 2 Media Edition, meaning they've both got an octagonal shape (thanks to the chopped corners) and solid anodized aluminum backs with rubber edges. Overall, I'm a big fan of the reworked...

By CNET Australia on 60

Although thin and light, with fast 4G LTE speeds, the Motorola Droid Xyboard 8.2 is impossible for us to recommend at its current...

International Review By gelezki.info on

Скорее всего, Motorola правильно ушли от бренда Xoom в сторону Droid. Droid Xyboard 8.2 получил значительные усовершенствования по сравнению с оригинальным планшетом. Они выражаются в приятном дизайне, высоком качестве сборки. Особенно стоит отметить...