AT&T today confirmed a report by BGR setting a Feburary 22nd launch date for the Motorola Atrix 4G. The device had previously been made available for pre-order on February 13th, with Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha stating earlier this year the device would be made available “right around the end of February”.
Devices ordered through pre-sales channels destined for home delivery are expected to begin to ship one day earlier than retail, on February 21st. Pre-orders that were shipped to a local AT&T store are expected to be available for pick up on February 21st also. The
The Motorola Atrix 4G features a dual-core 1GHz Tegra 2 processor, a four-inch qHD 540×960 capacitive TFT touchscreen (utilizing Gorilla Glass), 16GB of internal storage and 1GB of RAM. It has a 32GB microSD slot for user expandable storage, WiFi, Bluetooth, and HSPA for connectivity. It also features a five-Megapixel camera capable of 720p recording, and a VGA front-facing camera. The device is capable of 1080p video playback.
This device will also have two unique accessories available. A laptop dock featuring 3 USB ports, an HDMI port, and a full Firefox browser, which requires the addition of a tethering plan and an HD multimedia dock
The device is expected to ship with a locked bootloader similar to several other Motorola devices, which may hamper the development of custom ROMs. Pricing is expected to be set at $199.99 with a 2 year contract, or $499.99 when bundled with the laptop dock.