Sprint / Nextel releases the Push to Talk Android Motorola i1

July 26, 2010 - Written By Chris Yackulic

Android welcomes it’s first push to talk phone, the Motorola i1. This is a rugged phone designed for the worker and is carried by Sprint/Nextel for $149.99 after 2 year contract. It’s available online, business sales and telesales only for now, and it’ll be available in stores come Aug. 8. This rugged smartphone sports Android 1.5, a 5-megapixel camera, the Xora Time Track system which includes barcode scanning and signature capture, TeleNavTrack, which uses barcode scanning to track inventory, and Sprint Mobile locator, which can help track workers. The phone also comes preloaded with Opera mini browser (enhanced browsing experience) / Full HTML browser, Android Webkit w/Adobe Flash Lite®.

Key Features

  • Touchscreen
  • Nextel Direct Connect®
  • Group Connect
  • Music capable
  • GPS Navigation enabled
  • Web browsing capable
  • Email capable
  • Camera
  • Rugged
  • Bluetooth® Wireless
  • Memory card slot
  • Voice activated dialing
  • Second Line Service