Verizon has put up Droid 3, the grandchild of Motorola’s legendary Droid smartphone, up for sale on its website.
The Droid 3 sports a 1 GHz dual-core CPU, a 4-inch qHD (960 x 540 pixel) screen, an 8-megapixel camera and a slide-out, full QWERTY keyboard.
It runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and offers 16 GB of storage, as well as all the other standard bells and whistles that adorn the Android smartphones of today, including Bluetooth 2.1, Wi-Fi, UMTS and aGPS support.
The device costs $199 with a two-year contract on one of Verizon’s new data plans. It is also available contact-free for $459.