Pricing and release date for Motorola Cliq

Credit: Motorola
Credit: Motorola

Finally, mobile phone maker Motorola gave out pricing and availability details on their first ever Google Android Smartphone.

The Motorola Cliq will be available both online and T-Mobile stores starting November 2. And the price? Its $199.99 – slightly higher in number than its rival, the HTC Hero which is sold of $179.99. The Cliq comes with a two-year contract and qualifying voice and data plan.

For those who can’t wait for November 2 to come, presales for the Cliq will start on October 19 until November 1. The devices will be shipped as orders are received.

For those who aren’t familiar with the Motorola Cliq yet, this device features a 3.1-inch touchscreen, a full slideout QWERTY keyboard, and an autofocus 5-megapixal camera.

It runs Android 1.5 (Cupcake), and features quadband GSM/GPRS/EDGE and UMTS/HSDPA at 900/1700/2100 MHz. It also has Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS, an e-compass, proximity sensor and ambient light sensor.

So now that pricing and availability of the smartphone has been release, are you gonna one?