Motorola Mobility announces the MOTOSMART MIX XT550 for China

I don’t believe I could name very many people that do not like music. I could name a ton of friends that love music and couldn’t get through the work day without it, myself included. Having a great phone that give you a great musical experience is key. My Sprint Galaxy Nexus does me just fine for pouring sick beats into my ears throughout the workday. Well Motorola has taken the music lovers wants into consideration. At least those living in China.

Motorola Mobility has announced that they have created a music centric android phone. This white, red-trimmed affordable smartphone comes with a 4” touchscreen, Android 2.3 aka Gingerbread, 3 megapixel camera, and a front-facing VGA camera. On the audio side of the features, it comes equipped with all the tools needed to download and jam to your favorite music. Dolby Mobile audio technology, SRS WOW HD, Sina Micro Music app, high quality headphones and a dedicated music button, rounds out all the specs needed to pump your tunes. For the full presser that’ll give you all the details on the MOTOSMART MIX XT550 hit the jump now.

Motorola Mobility and Sina Pump up the Volume with the New MOTOSMART™ MIX XT550

A hip, affordable smartphone that’s music to your ears in more ways than one

May 14, 2012  

BEIJING – May 15, 2012 – Pop in your headphones and start jamming with MOTOSMART™MIX XT550, Motorola Mobility China’s all-new smartphone for music fans. Specifically created for people who really care about music, MOTOSMART MIX XT550 includes everything you’ve come to expect from Motorola smartphones, like great looks, Android™ 2.3 (Gingerbread) and a generous 4-inch screen. It also comes with tools to download, organize and enjoy the tunes you love, including Dolby® Mobile audio technology, SRS WOW HD™ sound-enhancement technology and an exclusive Sina Micro Music application. Whether you’re into pop, hip-hop, classical, or a little bit of everything, MOTOSMART™MIX XT550 helps you create, enjoy and share a portable music collection as distinctive as you are.

“We created MOTOSMART MIX XT550 for people who take their music seriously, and take it everywhere,” said Frank Meng, Corporate Vice President, President of Motorola Mobility, Greater China. “Both the music and the devices we carry with say a lot about who we are. With MOTOSMART MIX XT550 you can have a smartphone that does justice to your music without sacrificing any of the things you expect from a smartphone.”

MOTOSMART MIX XT550 is equipped with a long-lasting 1735mAh battery for up to 30 hours of non-stop music. Organize all your music with a 4.0-inch capacitive touchscreen and a Music Dashboard that displays your tunes visually. We also pulled out all the stops to give you an amazingly high-quality smartphone audio experience, with Dolby® Mobile and SRS WOW HD™ for rich, high-impact surround sound. MOTOSMART MIX XT550 also comes with high-quality headphones and a dedicated music key so you can control your music without taking the phone out of your pocket. Put it all together and your smartphone music experience has just gone from cheap seats to front row.

MOTOSMART MIX XT550 also has a 3-megapixel camera and a front-facing VGA camera, so you’ll be able to capture all of your musical moments, from jam sessions with your friends to the biggest concerts. With the exclusive Sina Micro Music application, you can even share your current music mood in real-time with your Weibo followers. And with rounded edges, a sleek design and poppy-red accents on your choice of white or black, MOTOSMART MIX XT550 looks cool, no matter where the music takes you.

“Sina and Motorola have a long history of cooperation and we are confident that the MOTOSMART MIX XT550 will be a huge success,” said Ms. Du Hong, COO of Sina. “MOTOSMART MIX XT550 is the only smartphone to be pre-loaded with the Sina Micro Music application, delivering an unprecedented mobile social experience to youth who love music and sharing.”

A powerful wave of music will soon spread across the nation! The ‘Share Music, Share Perspectives’ concert for MOTOSMART MIX XT550, co-sponsored by Motorola Mobility and Sina Micro Music, will take place on May 30 in Beijing. Popular music stars Liu Xin, Su Miaoling, Tan Jiexi, Wang Yuexin, and Yang Yang will perform live. Want to catch the show? Then, because starting today people who buy MOTOSMART MIX XT550 via the official Motorola China website will be automatically entered into a lucky draw for a chance to win one of the limited-supply concert tickets. First come, first served!

About Motorola Mobility

Motorola Mobility, Inc. fuses innovative technology with human insights to create experiences that simplify, connect and enrich people’s lives. Our portfolio includes converged mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets; wireless accessories; end-to-end video and data delivery; and management solutions, including set-tops and data-access devices. For more information, visit

Motorola Mobility Technologies (China) Co., Ltd. is a subsidiary of Motorola Mobility, Inc.

source: motorola


About the Author: Adam Johnson

Adam was born and raised in Florida. Once a grown man traveled around the country working as a contract 3D mechanical designer. Finally settled in Gainesville, FL doing the same work in a permanent position for a global medical device company. His interest in mobile devices started with his Motorola Q9h which sported Windows Mobile 6.1. Unfortunately he was captured by the enemy and owned an iPhone3G for a short while, but that didn't last long through some dealings with the mobile carrier at the time. Finally he found a happy secure place among the Android community, starting with his HTC EVO 4G and hasn't looked back. All during his time with these various smartphones, he's dug deep into them, hacking away to get the best performance he could, all the while making his devices unique. As new Android devices are always on the horizon, he can't say what his next device will be, but he is Android for life, and his passion for all things Google will stand fast.