T-Mobile's HTC myTouch 3G Available at RadioShack Aug. 19
In July, T-Mobile announced a new partnership with RadioShack that looked to bring more of its cell phones and smartphones to more customers. Now, these T-Mobile products are available at RadioShack starting Aug. 19. These handsets include the HTC myTouch 3G, which is based on Google Android, as well as new Samsung models.T-Mobile is bringing a new line of cell phones and smartphones, including the Android-based HTC myTouch 3G handset, to RadioShack starting Aug. 19. In July, T-Mobile and RadioShack announced the new partnership, which looked to expand the audience for T-Mobile's line of smartphones and other handset devices. In addition to the much-anticipated myTouch 3G, T-Mobile is bringing other devices to RadioShack, including ones from Samsung and Sony Ericsson, as well as Research In Motion's BlackBerry.
The partnership also allows T-Mobile to bring more customers onto its new 3G network, which is facing competition from the likes of Verizon Wireless, AT&T and Sprint. In addition, it allows T-Mobile to dive deeper into retail with access to more than 4,000 RadioShack stores. This is an area where AT&T, which has more than 2,000 retail outlets, has had a district advantage.