15. T-Mobile Sidekick 4G

Carrier/Price: T-Mobile, FREE

When T-Mobile announced it was bringing back the once popular Sidekick, critics and consumers questioned its true potential after hearing the new version would run Android. Then all the skepticism turned into optimism after everyone placed their thumbs on what was this year's best QWERTY keyboard—addictively typing emails, SMS, and Facebook updates to everyone and anyone. The Group and Cloud Texting apps make messaging effortless by allowing users to shootout group texts or send and receive messages on a computer. As we've claimed in the past, you won't discover a better priced messaging handset.