T-Mobile G2X Optimus Speed 2X / P990

  • T-Mobile G2X Optimus Speed 2X / P990
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Based on 11 scores, 20 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    9
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Speedy dualcore processor.
  • Android operating system.
  • Vibrant, responsive screen.

Cons:

  • Not technically 4G.
  • Screen resolution could be higher.

Expert reviews and ratings

By ConsumerSearch on

Winning several reviewer awards and the Best of CTIA Award for 2011, the T-Mobile G2x is the shining star of the T-Mobile lineup. Its sturdy design is "big without feeling big, and weighty without feeling heavy," says Jerry Hildenbrand of...

By AnandTech on

I’ve been a loyal T-Mobile user for the last five years, so the logjam of sorts at the top of The Big Magenta’s smartphone linuep is particularly interesting to me. On one side, there’s the excellent Sensation 4G that Brian reviewed...

By Android Central on

A vanilla UI and dual-core power combined with open hardware make the G2X one of the best Android phones to dateThe LG T-Mobile G2X and its cousin from across the pond the Optimus 2X show us LG is serious about getting into the high-end Android market...

By BrightHub on 100

The T-Mobile G2x is, to some, one of the most powerful Android powered smartphones currently on the market. In a sense, it could very well be T-Mobile's last hurrah before their possible buy out by AT&T. Released outside of T-Mobile as the , this is...

By infoSync World on 95

LG's dual core 1080p recording beast hits the T-Mobile airwaves. Will the G2x stiff the competition? Read here to find out.T-Mobile G2x Report The era of Superphones has dawned upon us, and the T-Mobile G2x is a new powerhouse equipped with an...

By PC Mag on 90

The loaded T-Mobile G2x with Google is the fastest, smoothest Android smartphone available today....

By Dev Hardware on

In this week's cellphone review, we take a look at the T-Mobile G2x and the T-Mobile Sidekick 4G smartphones.The T-Mobile G2x is an Android smartphone that offers a solid combination of design and features. The G2x is available for $199.99 after...

By Macworld on

T-Mobile’s latest entry in its G-series of Android phones and tablets, the G2X ($200 with a two-year contract from T-Mobile; price as of April 15), is a multimedia beast with an NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core processor, HDMI-out and 4G speeds. It sounds...

By LaptopMag on 80

Here's the deal: We absolutely love the T-Mobile G2x. The combination of this device's dual-core Nvidia Tegra 2 processor and pure Android OS make it the fastest smartphone we've ever tested. It ripped through our benchmarks and games, and...

By Phone Scoop on

The LG G2x is an excellent phone. It looks good and the hardware lets you use the device quickly and with no hassles. It nails the basics, such as call quality, battery life and network performance. It has capable messaging options, including the...

By MobileBurn on 86

Sponsored links, if any, appear in green. The T-Mobile G2x is the first dual-core Android smartphone to be offered by T-Mobile. Basically a re-badged LG Optimus 2X, the G2x performs amazingly well in benchmarks, thanks to its 1GHz Tegra 2 CPU, and...

By Engadget on 80

We were downright enthralled about T-Mobile's G2x after our recent hands-on at CTIA, and we're even more impressed with LG's Tegra 2 handset now that we've lived with it for a few days. The Galaxy S 4G might have a better display, but...

By SlashGear on

It’s not hard to see that the T-Mobile G2x is the best Android device in the carrier’s current line-up. No, it may not run Gingerbread (yet), but its unmodified OS means future updates shouldn’t be delayed by unnecessary manufacturer...

By techcrunch.com on

If you’re in the market for a big phone, you should certainly at least give the G2x a look. And if you’re interested in the future of Android as a gaming platform, this is probably the best device to test on or just have fun with. And if...

By Phone Arena on 85

We can’t resist not saying it, but the T-Mobile G2x is probably the best Android powered smartphone on T-Mobile’s lineup right now – hands down! Taking into account its $200 on-contract cost, much like many other respectable high-end...

By cnet on 87

The T-Mobile G2x's simple Android interface, blazingly fast speeds, and polished look make it the phone to beat in T-Mobile's...

By The Boy Genius Report on

Review By: Todd Haselton | Apr 18th, 2011 at 01:26PM View Comments Filed Under: Mobile, Review LG hasn’t launched a high-end Android smartphone in the U.S. for some time now — sure, it shipped the Optimus on multiple carriers, and Verizon...

By MobileTechReview on 90

The T-Mobile G2x by LG has quickly become one of our favorite smartphones, and I can easily see it replacing my personal Nexus S. While LG phones in the US have been low to mid-tier plastic phones that didn’t inspire gadget lust, the G2x is an...

By PCWorld on 90

The T-Mobile G2X has the chops to compete with other top-of-the-line phones, and until the HTC Sensation comes out, this is hands-down the best phone for T-Mobile. The Tegra 2 power is impressive and I appreciated the minimalist approach to both...

By TopTenREVIEWS on 88

The T-Mobile G2x is filled with multimedia features so it's the perfect device for any entertainment...