T-Mobile Sidekick LX 2009 handset now available

T-Mobile Sidekick LX 2009

T-Mobile unveils Sidekick LX 2009, the newest version of the renowned messaging phone, reports Slashgear. This is the first entrant in the 3G arena for this particular range.

Reportedly, the phone features an amazing screen, GPS and access to the popular social networking sites such as MySpace, Facebook and more.

The handset’s battery life offers a talktime of up to 5.5 hours or a standby of up to 8 days. The GPS is supported by T-Mobile Navigator while users can pick a carbon or an orchid color device.

Some of its attributes include a 3.2 inch WVGA display, 3.2 megapixel camera with autofocus, microSDHC expansion slot, media player, video recording capability. It also allows geotagging while Bluetooth connectivity and Instant Messaging further add to the convenience.

Users will have to shell out $249.99 after a $150 instant discount with $50 mail-in rebate for the T-Mobile Sidekick LX 2009.