After unveiling the first Motorola Google phone, Motorola Cliq, with lots of fanfare, the struggling mobile phone maker Motorola has quietly launched a simple phone with a clamshell design, named Motorola Entice W766. Verizon will be the exclusive carrier of this Moto phone. This entry-level phone will replace Motorola W755.
Motorola Entice W766 features
Motorola Entice W766 is a simple feature phone. Users would appreciate its classic flip design. Available in black and silver colors, this sleek Moto phone is 1.9-inch long, 3.8-inch wide and 0.70-inch thin. The 2.2-inch TFT display of Motorola Entice W766 supports images of 176 x 220 pixels resolution and 65 thousand colors.
Motorola Entice W766 has a camera of 2-megapixels resolution, equipped with digital zoom and fixed focus. Users can watch videos on the phone’s display. Most video formats are supported by Motorola Entice W766. This Moto handset allows up to 15 fps video playback rate. Music player is also integrated in the Motorola Entice phone. Dedicated music control keys are present on the handset. Verizon subscribers can access V Cast music with Rhapsody and V Cast video. The built-in GPS along with VZ Navigator service will help users to find directions on the move.
There is one touch access to emails, including Mobile Email, Yahoo, AOL and MSN Hotmail. Motorola Entice also allows instant messaging through Mobile IM, Windows Live, Yahoo and AOL. Users can also exchange text and multimedia messages with this phone. Motorola Entice will run on CDMA network. It supports Bluetooth. Entice offers up to 35MB internal storage space, which can be expanded up to 8GB with microSD memory card. You can get up to 330 min of talk time and 395 hours of standby time from the battery of this Moto phone.
Availability and price
Motorola Entice W766 will be available from September 22. The price of this phone will vary according to the nature of the Verizon’s contract plan chosen by the consumer. If you opt for the 2 years contract plan of the carrier, your Motorola Entice W766 will cost $39.99 after availing a $50 mail-in rebate. It will cost $109.99 after a $50 mail in rebate, if you go for a one-year Verizon Wireless service contract. Motorola Entice W766 will also be available without contract. In that case, the device will cost $219.99.