WorldWide Tech & Science. Francisco De Jesùs.
Motorola Mobility, a unit of Google Inc, introduced three smartphones to compete with larger rivals such as Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co during the shopping season by the end of year festivities.
Verizon Wireless, the largest wireless carrier in the United States, will sell the HD devices Droid Razr, Droid Razr Maxx and Droid Razr HD M, the companies said Wednesday.
The phones use Google's Android software.
Motorola phones were showed in a press event in New York, his first big meeting with the media since Google bought the company in May.
Google has said the phone maker will remain a separate unit and will produce less equipment than before.
The presentation was part of a series of launches of mobile devices across the industry before the beginning of the holiday season year end.
Previously, also on Wednesday, Nokia Oyj and Microsoft Corp. introduced its new phone, the Lumia 920, using the latest operating system Windows Phone.
Nokia did not announce any wireless carrier partner for your device.
Also expected to present on Thursday Amazon.com Inc's new tablet Kindle Fire, and Apple launched its latest version of the iPhone on September 12.
The Motorola Droid Razr Mobility HD has a screen of 4.7 inches with an image definition better than previous Motorola phones. Verizon Wireless announced the sale price, but said the device will be available in time for the holidays.
The Droid Razr M is a smaller more concerned consumer costs, with a 4.33 inch screen that covers most of the front of the phone. This unit is available for $ 99.99 when it goes on sale in Verizon Wireless stores next week.
The Droid Razr Maxx HD will have similar features to the HD, but the battery life will be more extensive. Motorola promised that the device would work for 21 hours of phone calls or 13 hours of video playback.
The President of Google, Eric Schmidt, told the audience that consumers are now activating about 1.3 million Android phones every day.
Samsung, Motorola rival, is the largest manufacturer of phones with the Android system.
Verizon Wireless is a joint venture between Verizon Communications and Vodafone Group Plc.