Hear that? It's the sound of thousands of teenage thumbs getting ready to tap, tap, tap away. The new Sidekicks are coming and you can reserve yours now at a T-Mobile store, or browse on over to their site to enter to win the "Sidekick Nation" contest.
For the rest of us, the wait is almost up - The Sidekick LX will be available in a midnight blue or espresso brown finish on October 17th for existing T-Mobile customers and to the general public on October 24th. It rocks what's said to be a much improved screen over previous Sidekicks, along with a 3.5mm headphone jack, quad-band GSM, and a lighter, nicer, snazzier form factor.
T-Mobile crossed their hearts and promised I'm on the list to get one soon, but meantime that crazy Boy Genius has already played with the LX and posted his thoughts. What's he think?
"You really just have to use one yourself to appreciate it. It is definitely thinner and feels right when your typing, IMing, or MMSing on it. The speaker is ridiculously loud and clear, and the screen?wow. It's just like the Sidekick Slide, except a whole lot bigger."
Hear that? It's the sound of thousands of teenage voices begging their parents/guardians/big brothers to buy them the new Sidekick ...
Read more from the boygeniusreport unboxing here.