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The quad-band world phone also comes with all the wireless options we've come to expect on smartphones: 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS.
However, to differentiate itself from the competition and--more importantly--make the phone more connected and easy to use, T-Mobile also added its own custom user interface.
In addition, it has a built-in accelerometer and proximity sensor, as well as a light sensor, but the display still washes out in bright sunlight.
You get access to the handset's full QWERTY keyboard by pushing the screen to the right.
T-Mobile packages the My Touch 3G Slide in a snazzy plastic case and includes an AC adapter, a USB cable, a wired stereo headset, an 8GB micro SD card, and reference material.
For more add-ons, see our cell phone accessories, ringtones, and help page.
The controls are somewhat small and close together, so we had a number of mispresses.
There's a volume rocker on its left side, and a camera activation/capture button is on the right side.
For us (the nerds, geeks, power users, early adopters, and other misbegotten social deviants) there was the G series of phones with plain Android, culminating recently with LG's delightful G2x.Design Manufactured by HTC, the T-Mobile My Touch 3G Slide resembles the rest of the My Touch family with a rectangular, plastic body and subtle chin on its bottom, but it also steps out on its own with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard.