1. sulla1965's Avatar
    Anyone thinking about the Moto Razr 2022. Seems a worthy competitor to the upcoming Z flip 4.
    Morty2264 and Laura Knotek like this.
    07-27-2022 11:50 PM
  2. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    It looks like a cool phone. My main concern is that Moto is not great in terms of updates.
    07-28-2022 09:17 PM
  3. mustang7757's Avatar
    It looks like a cool phone. My main concern is that Moto is not great in terms of updates.
    I rather have z flip 4
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    07-28-2022 10:05 PM
  4. J Dubbs's Avatar
    The RAZR has an all plastic screen which isn't prone to cracking like the ultra thin glass on the Flip, but in every other area the Flip is better...better build quality/software support/chipset/screen quality/camera etc.

    Hopefully Moto raises the game for the new RAZR, but gets more reasonable with the price... it needs to be priced at or below the Flip 4 to even be competitive.
    07-29-2022 06:37 AM
  5. sulla1965's Avatar
    It looks like a cool phone. My main concern is that Moto is not great in terms of updates.
    Same here. Moto has been known to be one of the worst with updates. Maybe this has changed?
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    08-02-2022 01:08 AM
  6. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    Same here. Moto has been known to be one of the worst with updates. Maybe this has changed?
    I hope so!
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    08-02-2022 01:42 PM
  7. anon(50597)'s Avatar
    I have had Moto devices in the past and have been happy with them but, until they improve their update policy, I won't touch them with a 10 foot pole.

    What is their problem?
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    08-02-2022 03:52 PM
  8. sulla1965's Avatar
    08-02-2022 11:55 PM
  9. J Dubbs's Avatar
    I have had Moto devices in the past and have been happy with them but, until they improve their update policy, I won't touch them with a 10 foot pole.

    What is their problem?
    They're a budget phone oriented company, so they cut corners wherever they can.

    The problem is sometimes they get a little confused and release a budget/midrange phone, like the original RAZR, which had midrange everything, including software support, but charge flagship level pricing for it. It was $1500 USD at launch... substantially more than the ZFlip, but had much lower specs in every department, and lots of quality control issues, so it didn't sell too well. Plus I believe the RAZR and RAZR 5G only got one Android OS update for the $1500 asking price
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    08-03-2022 06:42 AM
  10. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    They're a budget phone oriented company, so they cut corners wherever they can.

    The problem is sometimes they get a little confused and release a budget/midrange phone, like the original RAZR, which had midrange everything, including software support, but charge flagship level pricing for it. It was $1500 USD at launch... substantially more than the ZFlip, but had much lower specs in every department, and lots of quality control issues, so it didn't sell too well. Plus I believe the RAZR and RAZR 5G only got one Android OS update for the $1500 asking price
    That wasn't always the case. Moto devices weren't budget around 10 years ago. I'm not sure what happened that changed things.
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    08-03-2022 12:59 PM
  11. J Dubbs's Avatar
    That wasn't always the case. Moto devices weren't budget around 10 years ago. I'm not sure what happened that changed things.
    I agree, and they still make some good phones in their budget range. My wife's Moto G6 has been an awesome phone... she loves it. Well worth the money.

    I still remember when they made great phones that matched the Motorola name, a name that meant you were getting something special
    Smokeaire01 likes this.
    08-04-2022 04:41 AM
  12. Smokeaire01's Avatar
    I agree, and they still make some good phones in their budget range. My wife's Moto G6 has been an awesome phone... she loves it. Well worth the money.

    I still remember when they made great phones that matched the Motorola name, a name that meant you were getting something special
    My all time favorite phone was the Razr V3. I loved the design. When I saw the similar design of the new Razr I was interested. It was the less than premium components that didn't sell me. Now that the "new" has abandoned the classic V3 design I've lost interest. It just doesn't look that much different than the Samsung Flip.
    J Dubbs likes this.
    08-04-2022 05:52 AM
  13. Morty2264's Avatar
    Oh, man, *this* is happening?! I can't wait!
    08-04-2022 06:19 AM

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