T-Mobile launches the myTouch 4G Slide Android smartphone, produced by HTC. This new Android device has a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread with HTC Sense 3.0 on Qualcomm’s dual-core SnapDragon MSM8260 1.2GHz processor, the phone supports T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 4G network.
One of the main selling points of the myTouch 4G Slide is its camera. The phone packs 8 Megapixel Backside Illuminated (BSI) CMOS sensor and dual LED flash. Advanced camera functions include 1080p HD video recording, Auto Detection, improved low-light performance thanks to the BSI sensor, Zero hutter lag, SweepShot for panoramic shooting, ClearShot HDR and BurstShot. The myTouch 4G Slide is equipped with 768MB RAM and 4GB onboard storage, and comes with a 8GB microSD card. It supports Bluetooth 3.0 and WiFi 802.11b/g/n connectivity as well as GPS.
The myTouch 4G Slide offers preloaded entertainment applications, including T-Mobile TV, Netflix and YouTube for real-time mobile video streaming. There is also Swype keyboard. Comes in black and khaki, the phone costs $199 after $50 rebate with 2-year contract.