Motorola Defy Mini XT 321 Review, Android Dual Sims

Motorola Defy Mini XT 321, a dust and water resistant Android Smartphone with dual Sims 

Motorola Defy Mini XT 321

Gadget users must have been familiar with mobile phone products from Motorola. In the middle of onslaught of Chinese mobile phone and branded products such as Nokia, Samsung, iPhone, Motorola gadgets has persisted as favorite gadget for its loyal consumers. Moreover, Motorola  products are always of high quality and have excellent resistance to water and dust. For example, the product of Motorola Defy Mini XT 321.


  • Dual SIM
  • Cheap Smartphone
  • Dust and water resistant
  • Attractive UI


  • An old version OS
  • Low quality screen displays
  • Small capacity internal memory
  • Slow processor
Defy Mini has more superiorities compared to similar mobile phones both in design, display, hardware, connectivity, browser, camera and many others. Therefore it will be discussed one by one below.


Motorola Defy Mini XT 321 Product has a design that is slightly larger than the previous Defy products, although slightly taller in height, hence not significantly different to its predecessor. The design is a lot simpler in comparison to the former Motorola Defy. With less detail on the surface of the cell phone you get to enhance the outdoor look. With dimensions of 109 x 58.5 x 12.6 mm and weights of 107 grams mobile phone Motorola is a favorite mobile phone especially with a full touch screen display and camera facilities, mic, USB, 3.5 audio jacks and volume further adds to the appeal Motorola Defy mobile phone mini design. The design of Defy Mini is simpler than previous versions and has a resistance to water though not as good as previous versions.


Motorola Defy Mini XT 321 has the TFT touch screen display with 256K colors display, with dimensions of 320 x 480 mm. The display is also equipped with multi touch facility. The display of the cell phone is smaller in width than the former version, the Motorola Defy. By only half an inch however you also have to make do with the color capacity of only 256. With the rate they are set at, at the moment you can get better color capacity in other types. Luckily the resolution and responsiveness of the screen is moderate.

Operating System and UI

Motorola Defy Mini XT 321 has android operating system version 2.3.6 which is more popularly known as Gingerbread. The UI used is MotoSwitch UI which has feature to recognize your habit of using a mobile phone. In addition, the Defy Mini has multiple home screens The new UI Defy Mini also comes with widgets that really attracts like Social Graph widget to display the shortcut applications that you frequently use. With a 600 MHz processor hardware combined with a Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset and 512 RAM, it has become a tough mobile phone to use. However, because the internal memory of Defy Mini XT 321 is only 512MB then it becomes a very serious deficiency. The defy mini mobile phone is powered by a battery with 1540mAh capacity that can be used longer with a single charge.


Go online with your operator or connect to local Wi-Fi network for access to the internet. Connecting to the internet is an important feature today as many things operate online while we go through the day. To accomplish more with ease, connectivity is important.

Motorola Defy Mini XT 321 has brought GPRS, EDGE, and HSDPA 7.2 Mbps. Other connectivity is Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth v2.1 with EDR and MicroUSB v2.0. So you can connect to various other devices very easily and quickly without significant obstacles.


For a mid-high category of cell phone,  Motorola Defy Mini XT 321 has done well in presenting their 3.15 MP camera feature. Plus, you are welcome to explore unique results of pictures with the feature of the 8-coloring selection. Expose, change scenes, flash in the dark to capture better figures, zoom in and out and last but not least balance the results to create a satisfying picture. . There is also a front facing  secondary camera with VGA @ 30fps quality.


One of the reasons why the Android operating system is favored highly is due to the multiple tab opening feature. For the browser, Motorola Defy Mini XT 321 is quite satisfactory. Users can use multi tab, flash player, pinch zoom, print, share and much more.

Motorola Defy Mini XT 321 Review Conclusion

Motorola Defy Mini XT321 is great in terms of strength and capability to exceed vulnerability of dust, debris and water. This is an important feature for those of who working outdoors and are active. But if you are looking for the best screen features, hardware and operating system there are several other options to fulfill your best interest. However if you are planning to get your teen a new cell phone this would be a trendy option considering it multiple home screen and dual SIM.

Motorola Defy Mini XT 321 Specifications

Disclaimer. We can’t guarantee that the information below is 100% correct.

Processor Qualcomm MSM7225A-1 Snapdragon 600 MHz processor
GPU Adreno 200
Operating System Android OS, v2.3.6 (Gingerbread)
Memory 512 MB ROM, 512 MB RAM
Expansion Slot microSD, up to 32GB
Display TFT capacitive touchscreen, 256K colors
320 x 480 pixels, 3.2 inches (~180 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch, Protection Corning Gorilla Glass, Touch sensitive controls,
MotoSwitch UI
Network 2G Network : GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network : HSDPA 850 / 2100 – SIM 1 only
GPS A-GPS support
Camera 3.15 MP, 2048×1536 pixels, LED flash
VGA @ 30 FPS Video Recording
VGA Front Facing Camera
Connectivity Bluetooth® v2.1 with EDR
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
MicroUSB v2.0
Audio Speaker
Multimedia Audio File Support : MP3/WAV/WMA/AAC+
Video File Support : MP4/WMV/H.263/H.264
Extras Dual SIM (dual stand-by), SNS integration, Google Search, Maps, Gmail,
YouTube, Google Talk, Document viewer, Photo viewer/editor, Organizer,
Voice memo/dial, Predictive text input
Battery Standard battery, Li-Ion 1650 mAh
Talk Time
Stand by Time
Dimensions 109 x 58.5 x 12.6 mm – Dust and water resistant

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