Unlike the DROID Bionic, the HTC Thunderbolt comes with an FM radio and an included 32GB microSD memory card.
Million Dollar Man - While not fully a robot, astronaut Steve Austin of the 6 Million Dollar Man TV series became a bionic human with legs, an arm and even one eye replaced by robotic implants that transformed him into a superhuman.
Other additions to the Verizon Droid phone lineup have included the Motorola Droid X, the Motorola Droid 2, the Motorola Droid 2 Global, the Motorola Droid Pro, and the Motorola Droid Bionic.
The Motorola DROID Bionic ships with Google Android version 2.2 ("Froyo") pre-loaded, but this operating system is overlaid with Motorola's signature MOTOBLUR user interface.
Many of us can still remember those campy Columbo movies or the first ever appearance of the "Six Million Dollar Man" and the "Bionic Woman."
The new Motorola DROID Bionic follows in the same kind of pedigree as the other Motorola DROID phones that preceded it at Verizon.
The Motorola DROID Bionic was not the only new Verizon Droid phone announced at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show.
Interestingly enough, many of the features on the HTC Thunderbolt are quite similar to the ones found on the DROID Bionic.
Among the scenes pictured are those from Duck Hunt, ExciteBike, and Bionic Commando, all from the original NES.
In terms of the new Verizon Droid phone announcements made at CES 2011, the biggest highlights had to be the Motorola DROID Bionic and the HTC Thunderbolt.