Motorola Unveils New Droid Phone June 23By Channel Insider Staff | Print
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Executives from Verizon, Motorola and Google will introduce a new Motorola Droid smartphone June 23, one day before Apple's hallowed iPhone 4 hits the streets. eWEEK received an invitation, which promises "unleashing the next generation of Droid," to an event in New York City.Verizon, Motorola and Google will introduce a new Motorola Droid smartphone at an event in New York City June 23. What isn't clear is whether the device will be the Droid X or the Droid 2 or both that Engadget, Droid Life and several other gadget blogs have been chronicling over the last several weeks. Perhaps the executives will preview the Droid with the 2 GHz processor Motorola Co-CEO Sanjay Jha discussed.
Verizon CMO and Executive Vice President John Stratton, Google Android creator Andy Rubin and Motorola Co-CEO Sanjay Jha are presiding over the event.
Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen will also attend, presumably to pump up the Flash support on the Android devices, which the iPhone 4 won't have when it comes out the following day.