[Full Photon 4G Review] The Photon 4G was announced by Sprint and Motorola in June 2011. It features a 4.3-inch display with a 540 x 960 qHD resolution. Inside the Photon 4G is a 1ghz dual core Nvidia Tegra 2 processor and 1GB of RAM. It comes loaded with Google Android OS 2.3 Gingerbread and Motorola's Motoblur UI. It features two cameras, one rear facing eight-megapixel camera with dual LED flash capable of video capture up to 720p HD and a front facing 0.3-megapixel camera for video chat. The Photon 4G is also capable of using Motorola's laptop dock and is expected to release in Q3 2011. Read on for the latest Photon 4G news, reviews and videos:
by Brandon Miniman | May 27, 2011 11:43 AM
On June 9, both the CEO of Sprint and Motorola will be holding an event to show "Sprint and Motorola's latest collaborations" in New York. Having both CEOs in attendance means that the event will be a huge deal for both companies. What could this be about? Well, just today we posted about an upcoming Motorola phone on Sprint called the Photon 4G, and we'll bet our money that the event will unveil this particular smartphone. The Photon 4G is likely to sport a 4.3" qHD 960x540 display, powered by a Tegra 2 dual-core CPU, and probably 1GB of RAM. It'll also run on Sprint's 4G WiMax network. ...
by Stephen Schenck | May 27, 2011 11:42 AM
Sprint's not exactly known for its wide assortment of Motorola phones; right now, the only such smartphone on the network is the aging push-to-talk i1. We heard a rumor in April that the Atrix 4G might no longer be an AT&T exclusive in the States and be picked up by Sprint, as well. While nothing's come of that as of yet, the newest twist on the rumor says that instead of the Atrix proper, Sprint could be getting another high-end Motorola Android, supposedly called the Photon 4G. According to Phandroid, the Photon 4G will have a 4.3-inch qHD display, like the Droid X2. Along with a ...