Motorola Xoom Wi-Fi pre-orders kick off

Wi-Fi only slate due to land on 27 March Stateside

Still no definite date for when us Brits will be able to play nice with Moto's slate.

The Motorola Xoom Wi-Fi only model has just been put up for pre-order across the pond, with the 3G-free tablet costing a hefty $599 (£370) up front. It comes just weeks after the Xoom first hit shelves in the States.

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Motorola XOOM video

Source: T3 Tech Videos
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Stateside gadget fanatics who front up now will get their mitts on the Xoom from the 27 March, next Saturday. While that’s great news for everyone in the US, there’s still no specific UK release date, with only the vague promise of ‘April’ keeping Android fanatics interested.

The Xoom is the first Android Honeycomb tablet to be released, packing a Nvidia Tegra 2 dual-core processor, 5 megapixel camera and lush 10-inch screen.

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