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Motorola registers Kore name, may have labeled next tablet

updated 12:35 pm EDT, Fri August 5, 2011

Motorola registers five domains that contain Kore

Motorola's upcoming next-generation tablet may be called Kore, as the company has made five domain registrations with the name. This past Wednesday, Motorola registered,,,, and, Fusible said. Motorola hasn't directly given away clues as to what the Kore would be.

Rumors put the tablet at thinner than the company's current Xoom device (shown), and perhaps shipping with a 2048x1536 resolution display that mimics the Retina Display most people anticipate for the next-gen iPad. It may show up running Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandich, which so far is known to bring with it intelligent face tracking. There is talk of it sporting NVIDIA's quad-core Tegra 3 processor as well.

A 2012 release for the tablet is most likely, although two new tablets are due to ship before the end of 2011.

by MacNN Staff



  1. SockRolid

    Joined: Dec 1969


    Why "Kore"?

    Because "Korea" is already taken.

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