Last updated: Jan 9th, 2012.

The Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX is a minor follow-up to the DROID RAZR specs-wise - it has the same display, processor and software - but one major improvement that many will be very grateful for: improved battery life.

Improved is a huge understatement, though, as Verizon and Motorola are touting 21 hours of straight talk time, unheard of even for a tablet. Expect it to be $300 on a two-year contract.

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Leak: Let’s Talk offering Verizon One Max for $89.99, Note 3 for $179.99 for Black Friday

Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year, is almost upon us, and the deals have been rolling in all week. Some folks have yet to even announce their deals, though, including retailer Let’s Talk. According to trusted sources, Let’s Talk will have some of Verizon’s best smartphones on sale for some very attractive prices on that wallet-killing day.

Android 4.1.2 update pushing to all Motorola Droid RAZR and Droid RAZR MAXX users

A little less than a week after Motorola initiated a soak test for the Droid RAZR and Droid RAZR MAXX’s Jelly Bean update, Verizon has started pushing the latest software to all users. The long-awaited boost from Ice Cream Sandwich comes in at 338MB.To check for the update, users can navigate to ‘System updates’ under …

Motorola officially details Jelly Bean rollout for DROID RAZR/MAXX

Motorola couldn’t keep things on the low regarding its Jelly Bean soak tests for the DROID RAZR and RAZR MAXX, so what better way to deal with a problematic leak than to embrace the opportunity and run with it? Motorola has posted an official blog post about the upgrades over at its site, and while …

Jelly Bean soak test reaching Motorola Droid RAZR and Droid RAZR MAXX

Members of the Motorola Feedback Network are starting to see the arrival of the long-awaited Jelly Bean update for the Droid RAZR and Droid RAZR MAXX. Motorola began notifying those registered that the update would be pushing or has already pushed to the many eager to test the new software. In fact, despite exceeding the …

Motorola begins Jelly Bean soak test for DROID RAZR/RAZR MAXX

We’ve gotten more than enough tips to feel confident about this one: Motorola’s preparing a soak test for Verizon’s DROID RAZR and DROID RAZR MAXX. The first editions in the RAZR series will be getting Jelly Bean, though Motorola didn’t go into detail about which exact version. We imagine it won’t be anything higher than …

CostCo has the DROID RAZR MAXX HD and a car dock for $100

If you were looking for a good time to pick up a DROID RAZR MAXX HD you might want to bust your CostCo card out and pay them a little visit. The regional retailer, which only allows club members to shop there, is offering the device for just $100. That alone is a good enough …

Original DROID RAZR and RAZR MAXX get Android 4.1.2

While Verizon and Motorola blessed the latest members of its DROID RAZR family — those with the HD variants — with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, those who were along for the ride with the original crop of devices were still waiting. The DROID RAZR and RAZR MAXX weren’t far behind, though, and the time has …

Verizon Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX is just $50 at Amazon [DEALS]

As the original Motorola DROID RAZR and RAZR MAXX are about to become obsolete due to new “HD” refreshes, Amazon saw fit to offer a quick sale for the original MAXX. You can get the 4G LTE device for just $50, and for that you’re getting a dual-core wonder that can last all day on …

Root checker found in DROID 4 and DROID RAZR/MAXX Ice Cream Sandwich builds

Uh-oh. It looks like Verizon and Motorola have found another way to find out if they can deny you service on a malfunctioning rooted phone. It’s been discovered that the Ice Cream Sandwich builds for the Motorola DROID 4, Motorola DROID RAZR Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX include a root checker.When booting into the recovery, a …