Tag Archive: Galaxy

Galaxy Nexus shows up in Verizon, Best Buy systems


With the continuing hype of the Galaxy Nexus (Nexus Prime), more details and leaks have started to flood the internet. We now have another announcement date in Hong Kong set for October 19, the Ice Cream Sandwich statue is up, and the next Nexus device is now showing up in retail systems.

Our friends at Droid-Life received a couple treats from some ninjas at Verizon and Best Buy. These companies seem to  [Read More…]

Galaxy Nexus and HTC Rezound priced at $299 and launching on November 10th?


Verizon’s latest minimum advertised pricing (MAP) list has added two devices that are no doubt on everyones short list for the holidays. The fan favorite has to be the Galaxy Nexus (Prime), but the HTC Rezound (Vigor) is no slouch in the specs department and HTC certainly has a loyal following amongst the Android faithful.

Considering what these phones have to offer it will probably come as no surprise that they  [Read More…]

Galaxy Nexus pictures begin to find their way online

Galaxy Nexus sample

Looking for yet another sure fire sign that the Galaxy Nexus is coming to market very, very soon? Just like with the Nexus S before it launched, pictures that have been taken with Google’s unreleased device have started to make their way onto Picasa.

We know this picture was taken by a Galaxy Nexus thanks to the EXIF data found attached to the picture. EXIF data, or the  [Read More…]

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II firmware update I777UCKJ1 appears in unofficial form

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II

The AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II is still fresh coming off the shelves and already their is a new firmware out there for it courtesy of DesginGears. Labled I777UCKJ1, the Android 2.3.5 build does have a few bugs in it but it also corrects some bugs as well. The run down? You got it:

Known Issues:

Home button haptic doesn’t work


Home button lag Lockscreen bug

New Features:

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Samsung Galaxy S II and HTC Amaze 4G available today from T-Mobile


If you’re a T-Mobile subscriber, or considering it, today is a good day.  Both the HTC Amaze 4G and the Galaxy S II are now available for purchase, rounding out T-Mobile’s already broad selection of Android devices with two more great ones.  Both of these phones will take advantage of the new HSPA+42 network (insert your own number of G’s here) to offer great download speeds with minimal battery life impact, and let’s  [Read More…]

Modified Galaxy S devices on the way to Europe

Android Central

In the latest twist in the ongoing Apple v Samsung saga, it appears the Korean giant will try to prevent an injunction banning their devices in Europe by releasing modified versions of the affected Galaxy S devices.

In case you haven’t heard, a Dutch court ruled that Samsung had infringed on an Apple patent, and imposed an injunction against the Galaxy S, Galaxy S II and Galaxy Ace smartphones being  [Read More…]

Epic Phone Time: T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S II first impressions

What’s up, haters? Thinking about getting a new phone? Well maybe it’s time you took a look at the Samsung Galaxy S II for T-Mobile, the follow-up to last year’s Samsung Vibrant. And while it may be easy to surpass the old-news-Vibrant, that doesn’t mean it will be easy to take on the fresh meat from HTC. Can the Galaxy S II be the  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus pricing and pre-order details


Anyone interested in the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus may want to head over to J&R, where you can pre-order Samsung’s latest Android Honeycomb tablet. The price of the GT-P6210 Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus starts at $ 399 for the 16 GB model and goes up to $ 499, if you simply can’t live without 32 GB of internal storage. We’re still waiting on an official release date for the US  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Player 5.0 hands on

Samsung Galaxy Player 5.0

Remember the Galaxy Players that Samsung sprung on the world at their Galaxy Tab 8.9 unveiling late last month? Well, we got our hands on the 5-inch model again tonight here in San Diego, and we still like what we see. A refresher: the Galaxy Players are basically Android phones minus the phone. They run the latest version of Gingerbread, skinned with the Galaxy brand’s TouchWiz UI. Both the 4.0  [Read More…]

T-Mobile announces two tablets – 7 inch SpringBoard and Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

T-Mobile USA just announced two new Android 3.2 Honeycomb tablets to its roster, the 7-inch Huawei SpringBoard and the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 – both slates carry HSPA+ radios.

The T-Mobile SpringBoard has a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, 7 inch display, SD card slot, 5 megapixel rear camera and 1.3 megapixel front facing camera. The SpringBoard will carry a few apps pre-installed like BlockBuster on Demand,  [Read More…]