Motorola Devour

Last updated: Oct 21st, 2009.

On February 3rd, 2010 Motorola announced the Motorola Devour for Verizon Wireless - in March 2010 it launched making it the 3rd phone for the carrier and ultimately, a more affordable version of the Motorola Droid with an added touch of Motorola Blur.

The Devour sports a 3.1-inch touchscreen, 4-row slideout QWERTY keyboard with dedicated number row and a touch-sensitive navigation pad, It does of course also have a virtual keyboard allowing you to type on the screen. Motorola's user interface 'Blur' is targeted at social networking bringing all the latest direct to the handset making this handset perfect if your into Facebook, Twitter and My Space etc. Theres also a large variety of alternative social networking apps and clients to take a choose from.

Hey Phan, Check out the official Motorola Commercial for the Devour below featuring a certain Megan Fox!


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Motorola Devour Review

Until I held the Motorola Devour in my hands, I assumed it would be a lighter, more plasticky version of the Motorola Droid with weaker specs but a better keyboard. As you’ll learn in this review, my perception gradually quickly changed. It’s difficult to review the Devour on it’s own merits when it has the …

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Verizon Giving Away the Motorola Devour Free with New 2-Year Contract

Verizon hasn’t given up on the Motorola Devour yet. Either that or they are trying to clear their inventory shelves of in-stock units quickly to the tune of some new two-year activations. Either way you can snag the Devour free right now as part of an online exclusive when you sign up for a new …

Verizon Announces Pre-Paid Data Plans for 3G Smartphones including Entire Droid Line

Just as leaked documents suggested earlier in the week, Verizon has officially announced the arrival of pre-paid data plans for their 3G devices, including BlackBerry and Android smartphones. The new deal provides unlimited data at a contract-free rate of $30 per month. For feature phones they are also making available a $10/25 MB per month …

Motorola Updates Upgrade Timeline, The Wait Continues

Motorola – one of the better manufacturers when it comes to transparency in their upgrade plans – has once again updated their chart to reflect the latest ETA on upgrades for several of their phone. We’re still waiting for Eclair to hit the CLIQ and CLIQ XT, but it shouldn’t be a long wait now …

Motorola Devour to Receive Update Tomorrow, Not Android 2.1

Verizon must be in an update happy mood as of late, first gracing us with Froyo on the Motorola Droid and now following up with an update to the Motorola Devour. Software version CALAND_X_01.15.10 won’t bring the Devour to anything 2.1 or higher, but it will provide enhancements and improvements to voice-mail, V Cast video …

The Motorola Devour Has Been Rooted

It’s been a long time coming (the device has been out since March) but Motorola Devour users can now finally say they’ve gotten the ability to root their phones. The exploit was found when some eagle-eyed hackers took what they learned from the Droid X’s root method and set out to finally crack the now-dated …

Original Motorola Droid, Devour Nearing End-of-Life?

Uh-oh. Those dreaded “end-of-life” rumors are starting back up again. This time, the original Motorola Droid and Motorola’s forgotten Devour might be on that list of devices headed out of the mill. DroidForums caught wind of an internal screen showing both of the devices as “limited” or with “no remaining shipments” to be had from …

Motorola’s Android 2.1 Upgrade Timeline Gets An Update

Over the weekend, it appears that Motorola has updated their chart outlining upgrades for several of their Android-based phones. Most phones are still only planned to be receiving Android 2.1 (Motorola Droid’s rollout has finished, while the Milestone is still currently being rolled out in stages for other international markets).For the Motorola Backflip, they’re targeting …

Devour Update Is Available For Download

Yesterday, we reported that the Motorola Devour for Verizon Wireless could be seeing an update within the week. This morning, one of our readers (thanks, Chris!) informed us that he received the now confirmed update for his phone late last night. The update took just a few minutes to download and apply, and it should …

Motorola Devour Could Be Getting Updated Soon, Won’t Be 2.1

It’s easy to forget about Verizon’s latest phone with all of the fuss about their upcoming Droid Incredible (HTC Incredible if you aren’t used to the new name, yet). Android Central leaked a flier which shows that an update for the Motorola Devour is on its way. This isn’t the big 2.1 update we’re looking …

Ochocinco And MOTOBLUR Continue To Inform Millions On The Motorola Devour

The marriage between NFL wide receiver Chad Ochocinco and Motorola is a very unlikely one. Soon after the announcement of their Cliq (Get it? No? It was worth a shot.), we learned that the two would move forward in promoting MOTOBLUR – the custom Android UI that Motorola is using to set themselves apart and …