T-Mobile Sidekick II – Cell Phones: Reviews
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Aimed squarely at the Gen Xbox crowd, the Sidekick looks and feels like a game controller. If you’re all thumbs, you’ll be all right with the more than 30 downloadable games from T-Mobile.com, e-mail sync, contact manager, and instant messenger. And should you find yourself locked up in a Turkish prison, flipping the screen off and onto the QWERTY keyboard below it provides hours of diversion while you decide whether to use the battery to write your memoirs or have Condi Rice paged.
Specs:Weight: 7 ounces >> Screen: 2.36 x 1.57 inches >> Talk time: 4.5 hours >>
Capacity: 6MB RAM, 16MB flash memory >> Bonus: Digital camera