Looks like Rockstar21 over on the PoweredByDanger forums got ahold of some information that maybe he shouldn’t have. He’s posted some blurry pics of a folder of info on the new Sidekick Gekko/2008/Aspen, slated for release at the end of July. He’s also transcribed the contents of the folder for your information:
Pricing: Get yourself a sidekick at an Affordable price. =)
Catalog: Download more apps, themes and games faster from the catalog
Address book: improved intergration. see what friends are online and immediately start chatting. activity logs. easier dialing for phone calls. improved interface.
Shortcuts: QuickFind, SpellCheck, Shortcut key strokes, and QuickJump(unified inbox and recent applications list)
Headset jack: 3.5 standard audio headphone jack
External memory: 512 mb for videos, pictures and music. can take up to 4 gb card.
Notifications: sounds, vibrations and multi colored trackball.
Target Customer: Young fashionable, predominantly female who likes to express themselves and be creative.
Demensions: 120×57.5×18 mm “slightly wider, yet shorter slightly thicker than the sidekick slide”
Weight: 140 g lighter than both slide, and lx
Display: 2.6 diagonal viewing “400×240 pixel WQVGA” Mobile advanced Super V LCD (.4 inches smaller than LX)
Camera: 2.0 Mp still camera and video recorder (should be obviously noticable difference in quality of pictures and video recordings)
Instant Messaging: AIM, MSN, Yahoo. with group chat, stealth mode, and links to profiles.
Media Player: video and music player. 3gp and MPEG 4 with WMA and ACC formats.
Web Browser: yes, with zoom, pan, and scan.
Bluetooth: yes, stereo, phone calls, watching/listening to music and vidoes, sending and recieving media files.
standby time for battery: 10 days
talk time: 5 hours
128 mb ram
64 mb flash rom