Motorola XOOM2 and XOOM2 Media Edition headed to Italy & France


Looks like more European markets will enjoy both Motorola XOOM2 (10.1-inch) and XOOM2 Media Edition (8.2-inch) besides the announcement made by Carphone Warehouse for UK and Ireland, Italy is next arriving on November 30 while in France release date is still unknown.

In Italy both tablets will go on sale through Expansys Italian retailer on Wednesday, November 30. Motorola XOOM2 10.1-inch with 16GB internal memory storage & WiFi-only will cost €459,99 while the 8.2-inch Media Edition 16GB WiFi-only it is priced at €394,99. Once the order is placed it will take up to 12 working days before receiving the delivery package.

Expansys Italy:

  • Motorola Xoom 2 16GB Wi-Fi
  • Motorola Xoom 2 Media Edition 16GB Wi-Fi

In France both tablets will be available at Darty, FNAC, as well as and no date of release announced yet but we know that the pricing for Motorola XOOM2, Wi-Fi variant, has a retail recommended price from 459€ (taxes included), and Motorola XOOM2 Media Edition, Wi-Fi variant has a retail recommended price from 399€ (taxes included). Prices are almost similar to the ones in Italy.

“Tablets are quickly becoming a must-have tool for staying connected, getting work done and having fun at home and on the road,” said Nadia Cappelaere, general manager, Mobile Devices, Motorola Mobility France SAS. “We are very excited about these two new additions to our tablet portfolio that build on the success of the original Motorola XOOM to now deliver more powerful tablet experiences to the European market.”