Enterprise Mobility: T-Mobile G2x Android Smartphone Offers Speed, Sleek Looks

 
 
By Nicholas Kolakowski  |  Posted 2011-03-22
 
 
 

Built for Speed

The T-Mobile G2x packs an Nvidia Tegra 2 mobile processor with dual-core CPU. Each CPU runs at 1GHz.

Built for Speed

Apps and Games

As with many smartphones hitting the market, T-Mobile is positioning the G2x as primarily a multimedia device, capable of serving up video, applications and games at blazing speed.

Apps and Games

Big Screen

The T-Mobile G2x boasts a 4-inch capacitive touch-screen display.

Big Screen

Adobe Flash Support

The G2x supports Adobe Flash, allowing it to display the bulk of the Webs rich content. Android device manufacturers are using Flash support as a competitive differentiator against Apples iPhone.

Adobe Flash Support

Android 2.2

The G2x will initially come powered by Android 2.2, but T-Mobile executives suggested the smartphone would receive a software upgrade after its release.

Android 2.2

Integration

As with other Android smartphones, the G2x offers full integration with a variety of Google services, including search, Talk, YouTube and mail.

Integration

Memory

The G2x includes 8GB of internal memory, with a microSD card slot for expanding that memory up to 32GB.

Memory

Cameras

The G2x includes an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED and autofocus, paired to a front 1.3-megapixel camera.

Cameras

Video

The G2x can record video at 1080p, and users can connect their smartphone to a high-definition TV or DLNA device for streaming video content.

Video

Business

For business users, the G2x supports Microsoft Exchange email, contacts and calendar.

Business

Voice

As with other Android phones, users can leverage the G2xs voice support for navigation and other features.

Voice

Competition

T-Mobile evidently hopes the G2xs looks and speed will help it compete not only in an increasingly crowded Android marketplace, but also against RIMs BlackBerry franchise and the Apple iPhone.

Competition

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