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Is T-Mobile about to revive the Sidekick with Android 2.3 and 4G?

0. phoneArena posted on 19 Jan 2011, 23:48

Speculation is growing that T-Mobile is about to revive the Sidekick possibly as the "Sidekick 4G" which means HSPA+ connectivity and talk centers around the device coming to market with Android 2.3 aboard...

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posted on 19 Jan 2011, 23:54

1. clevername (Posts: 1436; Member since: 11 Jul 2008)

Hopefully they change the design. Previous sidekicks were too large and bulky. They did have a superb keyboard though. As a person who despises physical qwerty's I did enjoy the sidekicks more than any other.

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 00:41

2. willywill_evo (Posts: 162; Member since: 05 Jan 2011)

R.I.P sidekick you had the BEST AIM instant messenger and a great keyboard,but teens move on to high-end business smart phones...tmobile need heavy hitter phones not teens phone like the CLIQ 2 or sidekick thats why they loosing customers

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 07:07

3. remixfa (Posts: 14604; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)

just because it carrys the sidekick brand name, doesnt mean its going to be a crappy teen phone. the sidekick rumors have been around for a while and they all point to a high end android device. basically, the screen spins out instead of slides, and thats how they are keeping the "sidekick" moniker on it. other than that, think 4 inch screen with full sized keyboard according to rumors. does that sound like a crap phone?

posted on 27 May 2011, 18:00

4. jessy (unregistered)

i love this phone, its so amazing

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