Tag Archive: Galaxy


Pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S II now being accepted by T-Mobile

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If you are on T-Mobile and have been anxiously awaiting the day to arrive for you to be able to place your order for the Samsung Galaxy S II, you’re in luck. The Samsung Galaxy S II is now available for your pre-ordering pleasure, and if you are on the fence be sure to check out this hands-on to help steer you in the right direction. For those with an upgrade, or signing  [Read More…]

Galaxy S III makes an appearance in alleged Samsung slide

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Nearly all of the Galaxy S II variants are out the door in the US. Only T-Mobile has yet to launch. Naturally that means its time for details about the Samsung Galaxy S III to start bubbling up to the surface.

Today’s info comes from a somewhat dubious slide that was sent to Phandroid and purportedly came from an internal presentation that Samsung gave to carrier and retail partners.

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T-Mobile Galaxy S II benchmarks redux

T-Mobile Galaxy S II

We recently saw some benchmark numbers for the T-mobile Galaxy S II, and like everything else ever put on the Internet many cried foul.  I hate benchmarks.  They tell me nothing about how a phone acts and feels in real world use; you need to actually use it to determine that.  But since there’s a bit of controversy, allow me to interject a few new pictures.

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GSM version of the Galaxy Nexus hits the FCC

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Surprise! There’s going to be a GSM version of the next Nexus phone, which also will be coming to Verizon. Go figure, eh? Look, there are still a bunch of questions to be answered surrounding the next Nexus phone — official name chief among them. But as we’ve been saying (over and over), even if Verizon has some sort of up-front U.S. exclusivity on the next hottest phone, and it might well  [Read More…]

Video: Samsung Galaxy Nexus caught on film

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Google has done an incredible job of keeping the next Nexus device, now being referred to as the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, under wraps. Information on what the device will look like and the components inside have found their way online, but we’ve yet to see much more than what Google or Samsung have left us with. Until early this Friday morning.

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Hands-on with the T-Mobile Galaxy S II

T-Mobile Galaxy S II

The Fed-Ex man just dropped off something I’ve been itching to get my hands on — the T-Mobile Galaxy S II.  For all intents and purposes, it’s the same Galaxy S II we’ve seen across the rest of the world, with a few extras — a 4.52-inch display, and an HSPA+42 modem.  We have to get down and dirty with it for a bit to know the in’s and out’s,  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S II – now available in white from Bell

Samsung Galaxy S II

As if the Samsung Galaxy S II wasn’t already beautiful enough, Bell has now released it in white as planned. As Jerry will tell you, he’s a sucker for white devices and I’m sure a lot of others out there are as well. If you’ve been holding off and waiting, you can now pick one up for $ 150 on a 3-year contract or $ 600 without any contract.

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AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II review: Beautifully designed hardware, with surprisingly snappy software

I’m sure most of you who follow the crazy world of smartphones must have heard of this wildly popular phone in Europe called the Samsung Galaxy S II. The same phone that Samsung says sold 10 million devices globally. Well, after painstakingly waiting for months, it has finally landed in the U.S. on AT&T ($ 200 with a two-year contract). This version of the  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note arriving in the UK November 17

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Samsung has announced that its beastly Galaxy Note smartphone will be hitting British stores from November 17. The Note, which was announced around a month ago at Sammy’s Unpacked event at IFA, is the most impressive Samsung phone to appear on European shores. It sports a dual-core Exynos CPU at 1.4GHz (up from the 1.2GHz chip in the Galaxy S II), along with a full gigabyte of RAM and a massive 5.3-inch,  [Read More…]

Walmart prices the AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II at $148.88

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You didn’t really think that Walmart would come in with the same pricing as other places with the Samsung Galaxy S II for AT&T did you? As suspected, Walmart has priced the device a little over $ 50 cheaper than AT&T’s price of $ 199, and they are offering it for $ 148.88 on two year agreement, and only $ 520 versus AT&T’s $ 549 off contract pricing. So, if you are  [Read More…]