T-Mobile® myTouch™ 3G Fender™ Limited Edition Officially Announced

Today is finally the day ! T_Mobile today announced the upcoming launch of the T-Mobile® myTouch™ 3G Fender™ Limited Edition, and a partnership with legendary musician and Fender guitarist Eric Clapton to help unveil the exclusive new phone.

As part of the myTouch 3G marketing campaign, which has featured a variety of iconic artists including comedians, musicians and sports figures, Clapton’s commercial will debut on national TV on January 20, supporting the availability of the device nationwide in select T-Mobile retail stores and online at In the ad, Clapton will showcase a personalized myTouch 3G Fender Limited Edition.

Aside from being preloaded with Eric Clapton songs and an enhanced music player which allows you to create ringtones, the myTouch 3G Fender Limited Edition, T-Mobile is introducing a customized multimedia sync solution in partnership with Silicon Valley startup doubleTwistâ„¢, allowing customers to easily take advantage of the phone’s advanced media features.

Continue reading at the source if you are interested. One thing that caught my eye is that T_Mobile said that the device ships with Android 1.6 but will be upgraded to 2.1 in the spring, that must be good news for all you MT3G/Magic owners out there.