Motorola MOTOLUXE

Motorola MOTOLUXE heads north to Canada

I know what Canadians want after hearing that Samsung's Galaxy phones and tablets would be getting Ice Cream Sandwich updates soon - a big ol' helping of Gingerbread, courtesy of Motorola! All joking aside, Canada is getting a unique mid-range phone that was previously available only to Europeans: the Motorola MOTOLUXE. this 4-inch fashion phone won't set the world on fire, but it might make a decent mid-range unlocked pickup for those who want something a little better than entry-level.

Motorola MOTOLUXE gets a hands-on and a UK debut in late February

If you've been intrigued by Motorola's uniquely-styled mid-range phone the MOTOLUXE, and you happen to live in the UK, you're in luck. The company has announced plans to launch the phone in late February in the United Kingdom, with Clove assigning a price point of £21 before taxes (about $340). SlashGear got an in-depth preview of the device as well, coming away impressed if not dazzled. The MOTOLUXE attempts to bring a little luxury (natch) to the SIM-free budget crowd.

Motorola MOTOLUXE, DEFY MINI and white RAZR pre-orders start at Clove

IF you love Motorola phones with NAMES IN CAPITAL LETTERS and also happen to live in the UK, you'll want to pull out your wallet and browse on over to online retailer Clove. They've recently put the MOTOLUXE, DEFY MINI and the white version of the RAZR (that's the DROID RAZR to yankees) up for pre-order. The white RAZR will arrive sometime in February, with the newer phones dropping in early March at the latest.

Motorola introduces MOTOLUXE and DEFY MINI for international markets

If you're not swayed by the various unlocked superphones flying around on GSM networks and want something decidedly mid-range, you might want to check out Motorola's latest offerings. The 4-inch MOTOLUXE and 3.2-inch DEFY MINI will be making their way to China, Europe and Latin America in February, with prices to satisfy the most enthusiastic of penny-pinchers. Too bad they didn't say what those prices are.