T-Mobile will officially release the LG G2X and Sidekick 4G on April 20th, 2011. The LG G2X will be priced at $199 after a $50 mail-in rebate. The Sidekick 4G will be priced at $99 after a $50 mail-in rebate. The G2X will be released on-line on April 15, 2011, however you have to deal with shipping which makes the April 20th date more real.
The G2X will be close to the stock Google Android experience.
Paired with 512 MB RAM and a vanilla version of Android, the dual-core Nvidia Tegra 2 delivers a fast Web browsing experience, smooth game play, instantaneous touch response and seamless multitasking between applications.
The G2x is the ultimate mobile gaming device. Along with its powerful dual-core processor, the G2x sports a large 4” touch screen with 480×800 resolution
The latest member of the G-series family of T-Mobile devices, the G2x carries on the tradition of cutting-edge hardware innovation. Developed by graphics powerhouse NVIDIA, the dual core Tegra 2 chipset runs at 1GHz and boasts low power consumption and high performance for video and audio.
In addition, the G2x will include NVIDIA’s Tegra Zone application, which provides quick access to games optimized for the Tegra 2’s dual core architecture, which is prepared to handle the performance requirements of mobile games that use PC and console quality graphics features.
The G2x comes equipped with an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED flash and autofocus, and a front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera paired with the preloaded T-Mobile Video Chat application powered by Qik.
With the phone’s 1080p high-definition (HD) video recorder and DLNA compatibility, G2x customers can capture video and wirelessly connect to a compatible HD TV or other DLNA device for streaming full HD video content or enjoying a console-like gaming experience through HDMI mirroring, taking advantage of the phone’s accelerometer and gyro sensor.