The fourth incarnation of the popular Droid line has finally arrived on Verizon. It’s available now for $199 with a new two-year contract, but prudent shoppers may find it for less at various online outlets.

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Overall, the Droid 4 is a competent device that will certainly be a reliable companion for people who insist on having a full, slide-out keyboard. It’s fast and offers that reliable Motorola radio quality we’ve come to expect. Its battery life is decent and it’s a strong, well-made device which should handle a few knocks. While it may lack the glamor and display quality of some of its rivals, its bound to find favor with many Android users.