Motorola RIZR Z8 3G SmartPhone Overview

motorola_rizr_z8_13.jpgKey Features
3G HSDPA Technology
3G Video Calling
EDGE Technology & Bluetooth® Wireless Technology
2 Megapixel Camera with 8 x Zoom & Red Eye Reduction
Music Player with Playlists
2.2 Inch TFT 16m Colour Screen (240 x 320 Pixels)

Motorola RIZR Z8 3G SmartPhone Review

The Motorola RIZR Z8 is also known as the MOTORIZR Z8 or the RIZR Z8 which is a impressive 3G Smartphone which has been design by the Motorola designers with the business user & multimedia loving user in mind. The handset comes in an interesting & well designed curved casing which in unique to this model & will cause a stir in the 3G Smartphone market. The handsets curved design comes with a slider opening mechanism which is easy to open & close in a single hand. The Motorola RIZR Z8 is a member of the RIZR family which includes the stylish Motorola RIZR Z3 which is also known as the Motorola RIZR. The RIZR Z8 provides the user with a high speed multimedia & mobile broadband handset.

The phone is a 3G Smartphone which comes with HSDPA with Symbian software. The HSDPA provides the user with 3.6 Mbps which allows the user to enjoy high quality mobile broadband service on their handset. The Symbian operating system is 9.2 series which comes with series 60 software version 3.1. The Motorola RIZR Z8 comes with built in EDGE technology which provides high speed downloads & data transfers. The phone comes with Bluetooth® technology which provides a wirefree connection between Bluetooth® compatible devices including the users PC, laptop, PDA & printer. The user can download games & applications over the air. The phone comes with a WAP XHTML browser which allows the user to enjoy a real Internet experience on their RIZR Z8. The handset is compact & lightweight for a 3G Smartphone as it weighs a total of 112 grams. The phone is 15.4mm in depth which is a slim design & is 109mm high by 50mm in width. The RIZR Z8 comes with a fitted rechargeable battery which will provide up to 5 hours of 3G talk time & up to 16 days of standby battery time. The phone comes with 90 Mbytes of built in memory & the user can extend the phones memory capabilities by added a MicroSD™ memory card which will expand the memory up to 4 Gbytes.

The Motorola RIZR Z8 comes with a high colour & high resolution screen which will display up to 16 million colours on a 240 x 320 pixel screen. The screen is 2.2 Inches in size & provides the user with the perfect display for their imaging & multimedia features. The built in camera feature provides the user with a fabulous 2 megapixel camera with a dedicated shutter keys which provides a one click photo capture feature. The camera comes with 8 x digital zoom & a LED flash light. The user can restrict the red eye effect on their photos by using the anti red eye reduction feature. The camera comes with high quality settings & effects which are the same as a stand alone digital camera.

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Motorola RIZR Z8 Specifications & Features

2.2 Inch TFT 16m Colour Screen (240 x 320 Pixels)

2 Megapixel Camera
8 x Digital Zoom
LED Flash
Red Eye Reduction
Dedicated Camera Keys
Video Record
Video Player
Video Streaming
Second VGA Camera
Video Calling
Downloadable Themes
Picture Caller ID

SMS (Text Messaging)
EMS (Enhanced Messaging)
MMS (Multimedia Messaging)
Email (SMTP, POP3, IMAP4 & SSL/TLS2)
Instant Messaging
Predictive Text

Music Player
Polyphonic Ringtones
MP3 Ringtones
Shuffle & Skip
Bluetooth® stereo A2DP
Voice Memo

Embedded Games
Downloadable Games
Java™ Games

Currency Converter
Alarm Clock
Handsfree Speaker
Conference Call
Symbian OS 9.2 Series 60 Version 3.1

Mini USB

Tri Band Technology (GSM 900, GSM 1800 & GSM 1900)


Memory & Talk Time
90 Mbytes Memory plus MicroSD™ Memory Option
5 Hours Talk Time
380 Hours Standby

Weight & Size
109 x 50 x 15.4 mm