over in the "Review: Huawei myTouch and myTouch Q for T-Mobile" discussion:
It is what it is, and that's all that it is.
I'm an advanced android user and also tech support for phones, so I was initially concerned when I learned that the new myTouch line was going to be put out by Huawei. This was the company responsible for the Tap and the Comet, so their track record hadn't been the best, but their Springboard tablet was pretty solid, so there was at least a chance for redemption.
After playing with them, I can attest that this is a solid entry level smartphone for the price - enough so that my girlfriend had my blessing when she decided to upgrade her old Samsung Comeback to get her first true smartphone. (As she is on a Value plan, she paid the full cost up front, which is $350. Had she not insisted on a physical keyboard I would have steered her toward... (continues)