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T-Mobile’s Sidekick 4G, G2x and G-Slate Tablet Hit Stores Today

Looking at the recent spate of news, it sure does seem like a good time to be a T-Mobile customer. Today, a troika of Android goodies is hitting Magenta, namely the Froyo-packing G2x and Sidekick 4G smartphones, plus the G-Slate, the second Honeycomb-sporting tablet to hit the market.


T-Mobile Sidekick 4G (by Samsung) Specs

  • 3.5 inch 480 x 800 display
  • microSD, 2GB included (supports up to 32GB)
  • 1GHz Hummingbird processor
  • Front VGA cam, and rear 3MP camera
  • Android 2.2, Froyo
  • Sidekick-style tilting hardware QWERTY keyboard (but no swivel)
  • Two price points: $99.99 (after $50 MIR) with 2-yr contract and unlimited data plan, or $149.99 for contract plus lower end data plan

For help with your purchasing decision, make sure to check out out T-Mobile Sidekick 4G review.


T-Mobile G2x Specs

  • 4-inch 480×800 display
  • 8GB of built-in memory, microSD expandable
  • NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core processor
  • 1.3 MP (front cam), 8 MP (rear) with 1080p vid capture
  • Android 2.2, Froyo
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.1 certified
  • $200 with 2-year contract

Make sure to check out our T-Mobile G2x review.

T-Mobile G-Slate with Google Specs

  • 8.9-inch 3D display with 1280×768 res
  • 1GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core processor
  • 3GB of internal storage
  • 5 MP rear 3D camera with LED flash and 1080p vid capture, 2 MP front cam
  • Android Honeycomb
  • $529.99 after rebate with 2-year contract. (No-contract: $749.99)

Can’t decide if this is the tablet for you?  Check out our T-Mobile G-Slate review.

I have pals who, despite living in sketchy Tmo coverage areas, are still tempted by some of these goods. What about you? Are you picking up any of these? Let us know what your plans are below.

Adriana Lee

Adriana is the resident writer-slash-culture vulture who has written about everything from smartphones, tablets, apps, accessories, and small biz...