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April 19, 2011

Some other smart phones can be connected to a keyboard, but this Android-based dual-core phone can also be connected to a dock with an 11.6-inch screen. Blurring the lines between a smart phone and a netbook, the Atrix 4G comes with a number of applications specifically designed for this larger canvas: the battery-powered dock lets users surf using a full-featured Firefox browser, watch videos, and edit documents.

Product: Atrix 4G with Lapdock
Cost: $600
Availability: Now
Source: www.motorola.com
Companies: Motorola

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