[clug] OpenMoko availability (alternative the gphone)
mikal at stillhq.com
Mon Dec 22 05:43:20 GMT 2008
> Will work in Australia,
> * 3G WCDMA (1700/2100 MHz)
> * Quad-band GSM (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
> Not sure how wide spread the usage of those 3G frequencies are and with
> which carriers though.
I can confirm the G1's voice stuff worked in Australia. I didn't have a
data SIM with me, so I didn't test that.
> Is not locked if you get the dev version (you only need a market place
> account to qualify).
Remember that you have to pay shipping costs and import duties as well
as the retail price.
> I find this to be a tempting phone as I too am in the market for a new
> phone and wish to avoid a wince phone.
I love my G1, but I'm biased.
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