Launched today April 15th the new T-Mobile G2x is a powerful Android-based front runner. Its remarkably similar to the LG Optimus 2X, which is the international edition of this handset. It features a Candybar form factor with a 4-inch display at a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. The battery life is a solid 7.83 hours of talk time and about 400 hours on standby. It comes as standard with Android 2,2 Froyo although expect a gingerbread upgrade in the coming months. Its powered by a 1 GHz dual-core Nvidia Tegra 2 SoC processor. Theres a rear facing camera with 8MP resolution and LED flash, it can capture footage up to 1080p, theres also a front facing 1.3 MP camera for video calling. Supported video codecs and file formats include MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV. Flash content is also supported and you’ll find a built-in FM radio thrown in too.
GPS navigation is present here along with a whole host of other expected features like an accelerometer and digital compass. Memory expansion is made possible via microSD and microSDHC. You’ve also got the usual level of I/O and connectivity like Wi-Fi 802.11n, Bluetooth, USB 2, 3.5 mm headphone jack. The current price plan for the G2x from T-Mobile starts from $199.99 for a two-year contract. It will hit stores officially on April 20th for an expected $499.99.