T-Mobile Mobile network operator announced their first smartphone capable of fully utilizing company’s HSPA+ network, capable of 4G speeds called “G2” Android phone. Sprint was the first carrier to roll out a 4G network using Clearwire’s WiMAX technology, and AT&T and Verizon both plan on implementing LTE networks to achieve 4G speeds.
G2 Android phone may have following specs: 3.7″ touchscreen (480×800 resolution), Qualcomm MSM 7230 800Mhz processor, Stock Android 2.2, Slide-out Qwerty Keyboard, 802.11b/g WiFi.
T-Mobile’s HSPA+ network upgrade is expected to be completed this year, and already covers more than 50 major metropolitan areas. The carrier offers a USB modem –called WebConnect Rocket– compatible with the 21 Mbps HSPA+ network, and expects the first HSPA+ handset to be available in September, followed by a second model in the fourth quarter.
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