INQ's Mini 3G handset is now on sale. The phone is available from 3 through its high street stores and online, and will be free on £15 per month "Internet Texter" contracts with free internet, free 3-to-3 calls, free voicemail and 75 minutes talk-time. Alternatively, you can pick it up for £60 on Pay As You Go.

The handset has Facebook, IM, Skype and Twitter functionality along with a 2.2-inch display and 2-megapixel camera. It's a beast with many backs - 8, to be precise. Red comes in the box and seven other options will be available from 3 stores.

The INQ Chat 3G, which has a full QWERTY keyboard and BlackBerry-like form factor, will be out later in the year. We'll bring you more news of that as it arrives.