G1 Live: T-Mobile G1 Will Be For Sale In US Oct. 22 For $179

imageT-Mobile USA announced today that customers in the U.S. will be able to pre-order the T-Mobile G1, beginning today at www.T-MobileG1.com. General availability will begin Oct. 22 at select T-Mobile retail stores and online in the U.S. The G1 will cost $179 with a two-year voice and data agreement. The T-Mobile G1 will also be available in the United Kingdom beginning in November, and across Europe in the first quarter of 2009. Countries include Germany, Austria, Czech Republic and the Netherlands. Data plans will start as low as $25 and go up to $35 a month for unlimited messaging and Internet browsing.

Full coverage at mocoNews.net, including video of Joseph Weisenthal’s demo of the G1. Some highlights:

T-Mobile USA Customers Lock Up Web Site Following G1 Event
First Impressions Of G1: Impessive Features; Still Rough Around The Edges
G1 Live: The Android Market Is No App Store For Better And For Worse
G1 Live: Big Marketing Push Expected; No Microsoft Exchange/Skype Support