OK This is a preview. The scroll wheel and D-pad lend themselves beautifully to scrolling up and down on a web page. Using the keyboard makes it easy to enter a new contact. The Jitterbug Smart2 for GreatCall may be an Android smartphone, but the interface has been simplified so your older relatives can handle it. The Sidekick 2 is best termed as a converged device, some might call it a Smart Phone, but in general that term is reserved for a business type of tool.

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Danger promised synch capabilities with Outlook for this second device and although it was not available at release of the device, there is now a 3rd party application that offers this ability. The phone on this device is hiprop2 stand-out, but works well in general.

DANGER Sidekick II / Hiptop 2

Thankfully you can setup downloading pop mail from other servers. Games and applications galore can be downloaded using an onboard catalogue menu, adding, for example, an alarm clock or calculator as well as additional games. Key features include the unique swivel display, full qwerty mini-keyboard, and a full HTML web browser.

Rock and Rocket, plus downloadable games.

Best Android phone This account includes appointments, contacts and to do lists, all of which can be synchronised from your main MS Outlook account. Personally I use the latter so little though, I didn’t really miss it.

This information is then available to you via a website that has the same login and username you use on your Sidekick 2 device for email. Melding the functionality of multiple devices into one and making it simple to use still is a challenge. There is no difference between the Sidekick 2 and Hiptop 2, same device with a different name and slightly different logo design on the case.


The first time you do this the device can slow to a crawl, but it does make data management a doddle. Due to the fantastic keyboard on this device, typing out an email is not painful but actually can be quite quick.

The Jitterbug Smart2 for GreatCall may be an Android smartphone, but the interface has been simplified so your older relatives can handle it. The Sidekick 3 would serve well to expand on the built-in memory available, or allow for Flash memory expansion, and then feature music file playback capability.

Rarely have I had to do so little out-of-the-box configuration of a device to get it working. They have designed these devices and then relied hitop2 manufacturing partners to actually make the device based on specifications provided by Danger, and then they rely on wireless carriers to sell and market this device.

This overhaul of the popular Hiptop is thinner than the original, while adding a camera, speakerphone, and more buttons.

Danger Hiptop2

The fact they have tight control over the device by providing their own operating system and consistent user interface actually goes a long way in hiptoop2 to achieve this. This is a preview. Master your Pie-flavoured Oxygen OS flagship. The Sidekick 2 also has a speakerphone, the speaker for which is located on the back of the device.

Danger has made this device one of the simplest and most straight forward to use converged devices out there. MS Word files and images can be viewed, when delivered as e-mail attachments, but not Excel or PowerPoint. It also gives the elderly access to select healthcare services directly from their phone. Since this is a GSM based device it uses a SIM card so you can import contacts from your old phone simply by dropping the SIM card into the Sidekick 2 and then importing them using a procedure outlined in the instruction manual.


T-Mobile Sidekick 2 Review / Danger Hiptop 2 Review

You can alter the SMTP headers so you can reply from the device with other e-mail addresses. The final complaint I personally have about the device is that the outside logo branding and graphic UI design is too childish for my tastes.

Battery life is decent for the Sidekick 2.

Certain buttons that are used uiptop2 lot for internet based communication, such as the symbol, have their own dedicated keys. When registering the Sidekick 2 device you will choose a username and password.

Danger Hiptop 2 / Sidekick II Specs, Features (Phone Scoop)

There are other plans available, checkout the T-Mobile Sidekick 2 website for alternatives: Click for full glossary page. If you’re a keyboard die-hard, the Key2 LE is an intriguing and affordable option thanks to the solid Android platform and productivity-boosting software from Hipotp2. Having a built-in MP3 player would have made a lot of sense on this device. In addition to this, the audible feedback that a button has been pushed is consistent throughout applications.