Dance of the Droids

If you thought names like “Droid Razr Maxx HD” were getting a little cumbersome, you weren’t alone – it looks like Motorola’s done with that whole “Razr” moniker again. Verizon’s latest batch of Droids are just Droids, and it’s quite the crop. The Droid Ultra, Maxx and Mini boast insane thinness, battery life and compact design, respectively, and all three pack 8-core processors. Read on to find out everything you need to know about the latest superphones on Verizon.

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