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Roundup launched by Google Android and T-Mobile G1


Android and G1 made a lot of ‘noise’ around the world. Before getting this device and give $179, on October 22nd, we are offering you all the necessary specifications and features, advantages and disadvantages, plus official pictures. Enjoy! 😉

The most important features (and they are quite a lot) of T-Mobile G1 are: Qualcomm MSM7210A running @ 528 MHz; 256MB ROM / 192MB RAM; Dual-band (1700/2100Mhz) UMTS/HSDPA (3G); Quad-band (850/900/1800/1900Mhz) GSM/GPRS/EDGE; Full HSPA support; WiFi 802.11 b/g; Bluetooth connectivity; myFaves feature; GPS; a 3.2-inch touchscreen @ 320 x 480 (HVGA) resolution display; Voice recognition, voice dialing and speakerphone; Intuitive user interface and hinged touch screen that slides and reveals a full QWERTY keyboard; Cut-and-Paste functionality; Full HTML Web browser; Rich HTML E-Mail client, including Gmail; At-Launch Applications (ShopSavvy, Ecorio, BreadCrumbz, Amazon MP3 Store, and YouTube video application); Google maps; Music player that supports MP3, M4A (iTunes AAC, DRM-free), AMR, WMA, MIDI, WAV, OGG Vorbis formats; microSD card slot that is able to support up to 8GB microSD cards – 1 GB Micro SD memory included with T-Mobile G1.

This device measures 4.60” x 2.16” x 0.62”, weights 5.6 ounces, and will be available in three colors (in US): White, Black and Brown.

Like any other mobile device, this one also has disadvantages. These would be: it doesn’t have standard headphone jack; it doesn’t have any video player aside from YouTube;doesn’t have exchange support; it doesn’t have tethering; and no VoIP. But, some important advantages of his device are: free Gmail; Amazon store that provides DRM-free MP3s; it comes with 2GB microSD card.

And here are some official pictures of T-Mobile G1. 😉