Blackjack III/ Mirage/ Samsung i788/AT&T Epix? The Boy Genius has gone and gotten his hands on one.
His first thought? This thing is fat. Not phat, not pfat, FAT. "Probably the thickest phone in their lineup," he says.
What else do we get?
- An actual model name. i907, which a launch sheet originally leaked to BGR called the Mirage and said
wasis to be released Oct. 23. (Will it and the AT&T Fuze make it on time?)
- Windows 6.1 Professional with haptic feedback.
- That optical mouse Dieter cough loves so much.
- GSM bands of 850, 1900 and 2100Mhz represented.
Edit: Fixed Fuze release date to Oct. 23 sted Oct. 2. What? You were squinting, too.
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