T-Mobile Introduces LG G2x, Sidekick 4G and G-Slate

Submitted by lalit on March 22, 2011 - 7:27pm.

At CTIA 2011, T-Mobile introduced three new devices T-Mobile G2x smartphone by LG, Sidekick 4G handset and T-Mobile G-Slate tablet by LG. T-Mobile G2x is basically LG Optimus 3D that comes with 4.3-inch auto stereoscopic display for glasses-free 3D viewing. The Android smartphone is based on NVIDIA Tegra 2 chip and features a 5-megapixel back camera capable of recording 1080p 2D video and 720p 3D video. All the other standard smartphone features are present along with a front facing camera. No word yet on price or availability.

The second device T-Mobile announced was the new messaging handset T-Mobile Sidekick 4G. The Android based handset made by Samsung features a slide-out QWERTY keyboard and integrated social networking features with group texting. The built-in-social feature of the phone automatically integrates your Facebook friends, Myspace friends and Twitter followers into you address book. The Sidekick 4G will be available for $99.99 after $50 mail-in rebate with two-year contract.

The last device that T-Mobile announced today is LG G-Slate tablet, which LG announced in January. The main feature of this Android 3.0 based tablet is 3D support with 3D capable 8.9-inch touchscreen, 3D camera array (dual-camera on back) and 3D video output via HDMI. The T-Mobile G-Slate will cost $529.99 after $100 mail-in-rebate card with a qualifying mobile broadband plan on two-year agreement, voice line and enrollment in EasyPay (that’s very costly).