Ben Elliott · May 28, 2010 at 12:43 pm

myTouch 3G Slide Section Now Online

We’ve just added the myTouch Slide – successor to the popular T-Mobile myTouch 3G – to the roster of HTC-made devices, which are supported in the XDA forums. This is in good time too, as it seems some of you have already got your hands on one.

The updated model (codenamed ‘Espresso’) is the first Android-powered HTC device since the G1 that features a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. On the hardware side of things, you can expect a five megapixel camera with flash, a 3.4″ HVGA capacitive touchscreen, a 600MHz processor and a 3.5mm headphone jack. With regard to software, the phone will be running Eclair 2.1 with customised software including the popular HTC Sense UI and T-Mobile’s myFaves.

Hop on over to the new section for the device to join discussions and hear insights from those who are using it already.


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ben_duder is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Hi! My name's Ben, and I'm proud to be one of the news writers at xda-developers. I live near London and have spent the last ten years wasting all the money I get my hands on on new gadgets with which to fulfil my technolust. I first got into HTC phones when I found a Lobster 700TV (the HTC Monet) at a very good price, and I'm ashamed to say that I couldn't have cared less about what operating system the phone was running as long as I could watch The Simpsons on the bus. As fellow Monet owners might know, the 'TV' part of the phone's alternate title was somewhat deceiving and was completely abandoned by the service providers in England. However, by then I had already fallen in love with the freedom Windows Mobile had given me. After the Monet came a Universal, with a Touch Pro following that. I've just bought a G1 (yeah, I know, get with the times!) because I'm really interested in Android as a budding operating system and don't think I could ever cope with a 'dumbphone' now that I know what's on offer. Although I haven't contributed much to the site in terms of programming or cooking help, I hope that I can give a bit back by letting you guys know what's new through my articles. If you have any questions, suggestions or complaints about those articles, feel free to get in touch with me via PM using the URL above. View ben_duder's posts and articles here.
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