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T-Mobile's new CEO says Sidekick 4G and Galaxy S 4G are both on the way

0. phoneArena 20 Jan 2011, 12:23 posted on

At a T-Mobile U.S.A. event, the carrier's new CEO Phillip Humm and his boss, Deutsche Telekom CEO Rene Obermann, discussed some of the carrier's plans for this year, and confirmed the Samsung Galaxy S 4G and the Sidekick 4G...

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posted on 20 Jan 2011, 12:44 1

1. Junior (Posts: 52; Member since: 09 Jun 2010)


He looks like a douche bag.

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 13:00

2. heyitzme (Posts: 87; Member since: 03 Jan 2011)


He looks like a mix between john kerry and george clooney

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 20:22

8. Itzatlas (Posts: 37; Member since: 05 Jan 2011)


So true.

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 13:13

3. senior (unregistered)


Hey it's Tim Geithner at his second job which he'll need after they can him as the Treasury Secretary.

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 14:48 2

4. Treysters (unregistered)


And you consider yourselves adults? Judging someone instantly like that isn't a good move.

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 15:02 6

5. heyitzme (Posts: 87; Member since: 03 Jan 2011)


I didn't judge at all I just said he looked like some people. It's called an opinion. Please don't judge me instantly like that.

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 18:57 2

7. Junior (Posts: 52; Member since: 09 Jun 2010)


I'm actually 12.

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 17:13

6. rfrapp (Posts: 76; Member since: 10 Jun 2010)


Why does the Sidekick get Android? The OS on the Sidekick is nice, it doesn't need android. Now if we want a Sidekick we have to pay for the stupid Android data plan.

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 20:39

9. oddmanout (Posts: 434; Member since: 22 May 2009)


The data plans on t-mobile are the same for all smartphones on t-mobile's lineup. $30 for unlimited web. The sidekick unlimited data and text plan for $20 ended when the sidekick lx 2009 (first SK with 3G) came out.

And if anything, its better that the new sk runs on android seeing that with the danger OS (sidekick os), you dont have the option of turning off background data. The danger OS constantly pushes data to and from your phone so you wouldn't be able to use the 200 mb data plan option if you wanted to save money off your bill. With android you have that option.

Oh and you won't have to worry about the whole sidekick data loss debacle anymore because with android, everything can be backed up through google's servers. I don't see how anyone would prefer the danger os over android... there's just so much with android. You'll get access to wifi, tons of apps, and so much more customization. With the danger OS, you couldn't even change your wallpaper and you were limited to a dpad and scroll bar for navigation. Trust me, android is a definite improvement to the sidekick line.

posted on 22 Jan 2011, 02:03

11. purrungas (unregistered)


with so many phones coming out, WHY WOULD TMOBILE GET ANOTHER SAMSUNG GALAXY AND A SIDE KICK....... GIVE ME A BREAK....get some new models...... good God" just like ATT does ....this is why most people do not switch to Tmobile. (selection... helloooooo) invest some money to get more........and by the way bigger is not really better" when it come to cell phones

posted on 24 Jan 2011, 20:22

12. eastpoint (unregistered)


finally a new sidekick!!! this phone is going to kick ass!!!!

posted on 06 Feb 2011, 09:12

13. ztinz (unregistered)


what happen to all of the applications for deaf which where in the sidekicks

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