T-Mobile announced the 4G-enabled T-Mobile SpringBoard with Google Android 3.2 (Honeycomb). Manufactured by Huawei, the T-Mobile SpringBoard is powered by a 1.2 GHz dual-core mobile processor and offers a variety of preloaded entertainment applications, including access to thousands of movies and TV shows via BLOCKBUSTER on Demand, Netflix and T-Mobile TV. The SpringBoard also offers high-speed Web browsing with support for Adobe Flash Player, as well as access to services and applications including Blio eReader, MobileLife Family Organizer powered by Cozi, Slacker Radio and TeleNav GPS Navigator, a personal GPS navigation and local search application that provides turn-by-turn voice and on-screen driving directions.
The T-Mobile SpringBoard is equipped with a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera and video recorder with 720p for HD video capture, as well as a 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera. In addition, with 16GB of internal memory and an SD card slot that accommodates up to 32GB of expandable memory, it's easy to save movies, music, photos, documents and more so customers can have easy access to everything they need.
The T-Mobile SpringBoard offers a captivating Web browsing experience and provides endless amounts of multimedia content for the entire family, including the ability to watch TV and movies, listen to music, read books and magazines and play games.
- BLOCKBUSTER on Demand application for discovering and downloading the hottest new releases on the go
- Netflix application which offers access to real-time mobile video streaming
- T-Mobile TV offers on-demand TV including news, sports and full-length episodes of your favorite shows
- Blio eReader, a unique eReading application that presents eBooks in full color, and with all of the features you'd want from an eReader
- MobileLife Family Organizer powered by Cozi allows customers to effortlessly manage their family calendar, shopping lists, to-do lists and family journal — all while on-the-go
- Slacker Radio offering free access to streaming radio with millions of songs, plus personalized radio and ESPN Sports programming
- Stunning HD capacitive touch screen display
- Dimensions: 7.48″ x 5.08″ x 0.41″; display: 7-inch, 1280 X 800
- Weight: 1.34 pounds
- Android 3.2 (Honeycomb) operating system with access to Android Market
- Full HTML Web browser with pinch and zoom capabilities
- Support for Adobe Flash Player
- Staying Connected
- Easy access to personal and corporate e-mail including support for Microsoft Exchange, Gmail and most other POP3 and IMAP e-mail services
- Mobile HotSpot capability for up to five devices (included in postpaid and prepaid mobile broadband plans)
- Video recorder for 720p HD video capture
- HDMI output to show 1080p content on HD displays 5 megapixel rear-facing camera with digital zoom, autofocus and various shooting modes.
- 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera
- 16 GB of internal memory
- MicroSD card slot accommodates up to 32 GB of additional memory
- Built-in 3.5mm headphone jack
- Stereo Bluetooth 2.1
- Built-in support for T-Mobile's 4G, 3G, and EDGE networks as well as Wi-Fi
- Tri-band UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+ device (Bands I, II and IV)
- GSM world device: 850/900/1800/1900
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- Qualcomm MSM8260 1.2 GHz dual-core processor
- Supports up to 7 hours of continuous use and 12 days of standby time
Price and Availability
The T-Mobile SpringBoard with Google will be available in time for the holidays. Price TBD.
Check T-Mobile.com's product page.