T-Mobile exec talks Nexus One issues, Android OS updates
T-Mobile's CTO admits carrier could have done better with Nexus One sales model.
BARCELONA, Spain--During a press conference at Mobile World Congress, T-Mobile CTO said that the Google-only sales model for the
Unlike most cell phones, Google is thefor HTC's Nexus One, even if a customer buys it with a T-Mobile contract. Though because it took so much power away from the carrier, the sales model quickly criticism from customers.
Not only were customers unable to visit a T-Mobile store to test the device, but also confusion abounded over. Also, when some buyers with the device's 3G reception, Google via forums, message boards, and FAQs. Fortunately, in the weeks following, Google to assist customers.
Also on the Google Android front, Brodman provided brief guidance on when the carrier's phones would receive OS updates. Though T-Mobile-branded devices like the