FCC Reveals Motorola Sidekick Slide for T-Mobile
Sep 18, 2007, 8:54 PM by (staff)
Documents seen on the FCC site today show the new Sidekick Slide manufactured by Motorola and likely bound for T-Mobile. The most noticeable aspect of the Sidekick Slide is that the screen slides up rather than spins around to reveal the five-line QWERTY keyboard underneath. Otherwise the form factor is similar in concept to the Sidekick 3. It has quad-band GSM/EDGE radios, as well as Bluetooth 1.2. It packs a 1.3 Megapixel camera, music player, and microSD slot for added storage. It also has a host of messaging applications, including email and instant messaging. Based on screen shots in the user manual, the Slide has a refined interface and higher resolution screen. It is compatible with T-Mobile's MyFaves program. No word on when it will go on sale or how much it will cost.
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The other Sidekick is called the Sidekick LX, manufactured by Sharp, the orginal maker.
the LX seem to be a little better than the slide when it comes to many things. It also keeps the flip up screen function as well, opposed the the slide.
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You'd think they would wipe the thing off before they take a picture of it
Ugly & bulky
Hope this isn't the replacement to the SK3?
poor t-mobile customers.......
...at least they could of cleaned all the fingerprints off of the phone before they took a picture of it.
This phone is to be small and thin like the RAZR correct?
what an ugly keyboard