T-Mobile places the venerable G2 on its most recently discontinued list of handsets
Still, all handsets eventually succumb to this inevitable end – no matter if you’re a lonely basic clamshell or if you’re sporting some top-notch hardware. Interestingly enough, the follow up device didn’t last as long as its predecessor, but it’s no doubt leaving a profound mark with T-Mobile customers. Launched back in the fall, it’s widely recognized for its awesome, yet interesting landscape style QWERTY keyboard. Moreover, it was also the first T-Mobile smartphone to bring customers into the 4G mix.
We’ll all shed a tear for this one, but fear not, its timely discontinuation might bring forth the onset of yet another HTC manufactured Android smartphone to the carrier – the T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide.
2. mgonzalez posted on 12 Jun 2011, 13:30 0 0
Is it possible another revamp of the g2 is on it's way?
3. luis_lopez_351 posted on 12 Jun 2011, 14:07 0 1
no. The G series and the Mytouch series are different. Or the LG G2X would have been the Mytouch4G 2
4. skymitch89 posted on 12 Jun 2011, 15:57 0 0
I think what the person was asking is if there was going to be another version/variant of the G2.
11. remixfa posted on 13 Jun 2011, 10:23 0 0
Im sure there will be a G3. It is a Tmobile line of pure google phones. The G2 is about to get seriously outclassed as the mytouch slide4g comes out as well as the sidekick4g.
of course, i think the original mytouch slide should have been killed long before the G2, as the G2 is far superior to that crap phone.
5. skymitch89 posted on 12 Jun 2011, 15:58 0 0
One would think/hope so. Probably with a more plastic feel/build and Gingerbread.
6. skymitch89 posted on 12 Jun 2011, 16:02 0 0
I think/hope that it is just the Titanium version and not the phone itself. That would be a waste if it is and would mean that the Evo Shift would be on its way out as well. They will probably stop supporting them as well if the Desire Z variants do come to a full EOL.
7. G-Infinity (unregistered) posted on 12 Jun 2011, 17:19 0 0
I believe the line up had said something about a T-Mobile G Infinity in the works for T-Mobile. I wonder what that'll come with.
8. theo14461 posted on 12 Jun 2011, 18:58 0 0
They need to fix or discontinue the G2x. I went through 5 of those POS phones, and still had software problems.
12. newyorksuzie (unregistered) posted on 20 Jul 2011, 08:44 0 0
wtf that's so screwed.. Tmobile seems to get rid of the good phones, umm hello, pure vanilla people a developers dream! I personally love this phone, it's so damn customizable, no overlays. Crack pure! Just don't get it or like it one damn BIT!!