Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone

 
 
By Clint Boulton  |  Posted 2008-09-23
 
 
 

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone

by Clint Boulton and Stephen Wellman

Slide 1

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - G1 Cohorts Pose For Group Photo

Slide 2

From left to right, HTC President and CEO Peter Chou; Google Senior Director of Mobile Platforms Andy Rubin; Christopher Schl???ffer, group product and innovation office of Deustche Telekom; and Cole Brodman, chief technology and innovation officer of T-Mobile USA, proudly flash their G1 mobile smart phones.


Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - G1 Cohorts Pose For Group Photo

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Surprise Google Guests

Slide 3

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin roll in on roller blades, underscoring the mobility theme Google and T-Mobile hoped to impress upon people regarding the G1 smart phone.


Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Surprise Google Guests

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Brin and Page Join Group Photo

Slide 4

Google's Rubin, T-Mobile's Brodman, Google's Page, Google's Brin, Deutsche Telekom's Schl???ffer, and HTC's Chou mug for the camera with their G1 gadgets.


Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Brin and Page Join Group Photo

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - The Demo Inside ...

Slide 5

Note the smooth touchscreen, with options to dial, tap contacts, browse the Web and check Google Maps.


Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - The Demo Inside ...

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Google Maps on the G1

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Google and T-Mobile hope the Google Maps experience on the G1 is similar to Maps on the desktop. If this screenshot is any indication, so far, so good.


Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Google Maps on the G1

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Flickr on G1

Slide 7

Users can upload and access all of their Web content from the G1, including YouTube videos, and as this pic shows, photos from Flickr.


Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Flickr on G1

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Hands-on Experience with G1

Slide 8

eWEEK gets its hands on G1 for the first time ...


Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Hands-on Experience with G1

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Google Search on G1

Slide 9

The Google Search application on G1, easily the No. 1 app Google's Page and Brin want to work as well on the smart phone as on the desktop.


Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Google Search on G1

Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Shop Savvy

Slide 10

Shop Savvy is one of the first apps available on Google's Android Market next month. The comparison shopping app lets G1 users scan the bar code of a product with their G1's camera and compare prices from e-commerce and brick-and-mortar businesses.


Behold, the T-Mobile G1 Smart Phone - Shop Savvy

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