The much hyped T-Mobile G2 is officially available today. It’s long journey to launch: rumors, followed by pictures, pre orders, early arrivals, and hardware problems, is now coming to an end with the official launch date set at today, October 6th 2010. Early reviews are holding steady regardless of the known issues of the devices, and even those with affected handsets with loose hinges recommend the phone and say they prefer it to their old handset.

The phone boasts 4G speeds, which if you’re in the area of T-Mobiles 4G network is proving to be not only fast by reliable as well. The device will cost you $199.99 after $50 mail-in rebate card or $499.99 with no annual contract signing.

Are you one of the lucky ones who got the G2 early? Did you get yours today? Let us know your initial thoughts on the device in the comment section!