Vodafone Brings Updated Galaxy S Plus Smartphone to Market


As a mild hardware refresh for Samsung’s year-old Galaxy S Android flagship smartphone, the company has decided to offer a slightly updated Galaxy S Plus model for Vodafone subscribers in the UK. The new device is a hybrid that appears to be a mix between a faster Infuse 4G with the Galaxy S’s camera. On […]

Verizon Retiring Samsung Fascinate: What Will Replace It?


The original Samsung Galaxy S model for Verizon Wireless, known as the Fascinate, is getting retired by the carrier nearly a year after the device launched. The retired status of the phone means that it will probably be hard to find the phone in the future as Verizon will probably just sell out current inventory […]

Fashionably Chic White Galaxy S II Poses for Pictures


Ahead of the U.S. launch of the second-generation flagship Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone, Samsung had posted official images of the white edition of its super phone. A 16 GB version of the white model will be available contract-free for £492.95 in Europe, but if you’re keen on your U.S. 3G/4G mobile broadband speeds, you may […]

August Launch of Verizon Galaxy S II May Lack 4G LTE


Based on Motorola’s conference call, Droid-Life is deducing that if the Sasmung-made Galaxy S II is launched in August, that device would lack 4G LTE. The reasoning behind this is due to Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha stating that the Droid Bionic launching in September would be the first phone in the world to feature both […]

AT&T’s Galaxy S II Variant Passes Through FCC, Launch Imminent

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It looks like at least one of the two iterations of the Samsung Galaxy S II superphones is now hitting the FCC for regulatory approval. The device comes complete with AT&T-compatible HSPA bands, which means that this ‘4G’ smartphone can be used on the carrier’s HSPA+ network when launched, which is fine as 4G LTE […]

Samsung Galaxy S II Launch Attracts Long Lines in Canada


While the U.S. may have to wait until August to see the arrival of the Samsung flagship Galaxy S II smartphone, Canadian customers who are now being treated to the handset with the launch on Bell Canada are being greeted with long lines. Typically not seen for the launch of smartphones outside of iconic flagship […]

Verizon’s 4G LTE Samsung Epic Slider Makes Another Appearance

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Another image of the Sprint Epic 4G Android smartphone is seen with Verizon Wireless branding, 4G LTE support instead of Sprint’s WiMax networking, and the Android operating system. The look of the handset from preliminary leaked images suggest that this device will continue Samsung’s Galaxy S 1’s lineage rather than be a branded variant of […]

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II Coming with Tegra 2 CPU, Not Exynos?


According to the latest FCC filing, the Samsung Galaxy S II, which is Samsung’s most popular smartphone to date and still not yet available in the U.S., may be getting a brain swap. Rather than launching with the company’s own Exynos processor, the Galaxy S II, model GT-i9103, which comes with AT&T-compatible 3G/4G bands, was […]

Samsung Ships 3 Million Galaxy S II Smartphones in 55 Days


Despite not yet being available in North America, Samsung has announced that it has shipped over 3 million the Galaxy S II smartphones, successor to the original Galaxy S, in a period of 55 days. The dual-core smartphone boasts a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED Plus display and an incredibly thin form factor. The Galaxy S II […]

Galaxy Z is a Mini Galaxy S II


Samsung is unleashing yet another Android smartphone, and this time it’s a high-end smartphone that will make it a nice alternative to the company’s flagship Galaxy S II. Dubbed the Galaxy Z, the device will feature a 4.2-inch Super LCD screen rather than the Super AMOLED Plus of the flagship, along with Android 2.3 Gingerbread, […]

Samsung Attain Galaxy S II for AT&T Gets Pictured


On Samsung Mobile USA’s Facebook page, a fan had tagged an image of a large-screened smartphone as the Samsung Attain, a variant of the Samsung Galaxy S II for U.S. carrier AT&T. While the Attain has been rumored for AT&T, and other Galaxy S II variants are speculated to hit most, if not all, major […]

Samsung Galaxy S i9000 Android 2.3.4 Update Leaks Out

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While many who own the Samsung Galaxy S i9000 are still celebrating the release of Android 2.3 Gingerbread, there are many others with Galaxy S devices (read: U.S. ) that still don’t have the update. If you still don’t have the update, prepare to shed more tears as it looks like owners of the Galaxy […]

Sprint’s Sizzling Summer 4G Trio: Samsung Within (Galaxy S II), HTC EVO 3D, Motorola Photon 4G


After massive smartphone launches from Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile recently, Sprint’s about to join its rivals in welcoming some hot summer smartphones this summer. Grads, dads, and back-to-school folks may want to take a look at Sprint’s three hottest announced and unannounced high-end Android handsets this summer. That lineup includes a variant of the Samsung […]

Samsung Confirms Galaxy S, Galaxy Tab Android 2.3 Gingerbread Upgrade


After Italian users were greeted with an early update to Android 2.3 Gingerbread on their 7-inch Galaxy Tab tablets, Samsung has finally gone on to officially confirm the Android system update to the company’s Galaxy series phones and slates worldwide. The company says that the update will initially launch for the UK and Nordic countries […]

Samsung Epic 4G Drops to $150 at Sprint

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In response to Sunday’s launch of the Nexus S 4G, Sprint has dropped the price of one of its older 4G WiMax phones, the Samsung Epic 4G, to $150 on-contract. Even though the Galaxy S device has been out for awhile, this is the lowest price point that the Epic 4G has seen through its […]