The Motorola Defy Mini (see the hands-on from CES) is available, starting today, in Brazil. It brings a water and dust resistant offering in the small range, checking in at just 3.2-inches with a 600MHz CPU. Running Andorid 2.3.6, the Defy Mini has 128MB of storage and 512MB of RAM, powered by a 1650mAh battery. Wrap the whole package up behind a Gorilla Glass screen , and you have a tough little phone for folks who need tough little phones.
The Defy Mini can be found at most retailers in Brazil today, and checks in at R$649 (about $360 USD). Hit the break for the full press release.
Motorola Mobility Brings Style and Strength to Brazil with Motorola DEFY™ MINI
Water, dust, scratches… this smartphone can take whatever your adventurous life dishes out. At a price you can’t beat either
March 26, 2012
SÃO PAULO – March 26, 2012 – Motorola Industrial Ltda announces the smartphone that defies expectations. Dust-proof, water-resistant and with a scratch-resistant Corning® Gorilla® Glass display, the new Motorola DEFY™ MINI is strong enough to keep up with you and your wildest adventures. And all for a price that won’t break the bank.
The phone’s crystal-clear, 3.2-inch touchscreen display is great for email, texting and browsing the Web. And its long battery life means you can have this phone on and by your side no matter where the day (or night) takes you. Snap photos of your various escapades with the phone’s 3-megapixel camera, and share all the fun you’re having with friends immediately using its pre-loaded social networking apps. You can also take advantage of Motorola DEFY MINI’s front-facing VGA camera to video chat with friends while you’re on the train, bus or just relaxing at home.
With the new MotoSwitch interface, Motorola DEFY MINI organizes your contacts according to who you talk to most and which apps you get the most mileage out of. And all of this info is collected and kept front and center for you to access. Which means you’ll be so organized you’ll have loads of extra time on your hands. It also has an FM radio and MP3 player, with suggestions of videos on YouTube by artists who are playing, radio via internet and song identifier.
The handset comes with a quick access panel showing a chronometer, a route map, the MP3 controls and weather forecast.
Since Motorola DEFY MINI is an Android™ smartphone, you’ll have immediate access to over 400,000 apps and games available in the Google Play™.
“Motorola DEFY MINI is just the right mix of style, value, performance and toughness,” said Edson Bortolli, mobile devices products director, Motorola Mobility, Brazil. “It can stand up to whatever your busy life throws at you, keep you connected and organized, and capture and share your once-in-a-lifetime adventures – all with resilience and style.”
Price and Availabily
Motorola DEFY MINI is available all over Brazil starting today from main retailers from R$ 649.
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