Tonight T-Mobile is announcing the expansion of its 4G mobile broadband network to six additional metro areas and the introduction of two new products designed to tap into its 4G service. Tomorrow marks the national retail availability of the T-Mobile myTouch 4G and T-Mobile's first 4G netbook, the Dell Inspiron Mini 10 4G. Check out our video review of the T-Mobile myTouch 4G at: http://www.mobiletechreview.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php?Number=38988
T-Mobile expanded the availability of its 4G network to six additional metropolitan areas, including Chicago, Ill.; Colorado Springs, Colo.; Ft. Wayne, Ind.; Louisville, Ky.; and Raleigh-Durham and Wilmington, N.C. T-Mobile customers with 4G devices in 75 metropolitan areas can now enjoy faster Web browsing, uninterrupted video streaming and quicker downloads at no additional cost.
Additional 4G products already available from T-Mobile and designed to take advantage of the faster 4G service include the T-Mobile webConnect Rocket 2.0 laptop stick and the high-powered T-Mobile G2 with Google smartphone. T-Mobile?s 4G smartphones, the myTouch 4G and the T-Mobile G2, are powered by the Android 2.2 operating system, which provides tethering and Wi-Fi Sharing capabilities. Beginning this holiday season, T-Mobile will offer a Tethering and Wi-Fi Sharing service plan that allows customers to use their smartphone as wireless modem for connecting laptops and other devices to the Internet through the T-Mobile mobile broadband network. Customers can add the Tethering and Wi-Fi Sharing plan to their Web ? Unlimited $30/monthly plan for an additional $14.99/month.
T-Mobile plans to offer a selection of affordable data plans for both smartphones and broadband products, with smartphone data plans starting as low as $10/month. T-Mobile customers do not pay a premium for access to its 4G network. For more information on T-Mobile products, services, pricing and promotions, visit http://www.t-mobile.com
The myTouch 4G is available nationwide tomorrow through T-Mobile retail stores, online at http://www.t-mobile.com at select third-party dealers, and at leading national retailers including Best Buy, Costco, RadioShack, Sam?s Club and Target. Customers can visit http://mytouch.t-mobile.com for more information about the myTouch family of smartphones including the myTouch 4G.