Pros

  • Highly responsive touchscreen
  • Android OS offers great flexibility

Cons

  • No standard headphone jack
  • Fair battery life

At A Glance

The G1 has great call quality and does a good job of melding hardware with the Android operating system.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.tmobile.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Vendor did not disclose
Display
Backlight Yes
Display size 3.2 inches
Display type Color
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 480 x 320 pixels
Storage
Other storage Micro SD
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Talk Time 5.0 hours
Vendor Rated Standby Time 5.0 hours
Ports and Connections
Wireless connection Yes
Bluetooth Yes
USB 2.0 Yes
Proprietary Cable No
Dimensions
Width 0.62 inches
Depth 4.6 inches
Height 4.6 inches
Weight 0.35 pounds
Image Processor
Megapixels 3.0
Storage Media
SD card Micro SD
Carrier
MTS Yes
HSDPA 1.0
GSM 850 1.0
UMTS 1.0
GSM 1800 1.0
GPRS 1.0
GSM 1900 1.0
Cell Carrier T-Mobile
Supported Video Formats
MPEG4 Yes
wmv Yes
Streaming Video No
Video Calling No
Supported Audio Formats
OGG Vorbis Yes
AAC
  • AAC Plus
  • AAC
WAV Yes
MP3 Yes
MPEG-4 Audio M4A
Other Audio Support
  • MIDI
  • AMR
Included Software
Operating System Proprietary
Sync
Sync Options Supported
  • Bluetooth
  • USB
Camera
camera_shutter 1.0
Form Factor
Volume Controls Yes
Number of Displays One
Form Factor Candy bar
Keyboard Yes
Messaging
MMS Yes
SMS Yes
Other Messaging Support
  • SMS
  • MMS
  • IM
  • EMS
  • E-Mail
Location
GPS 1.0