Tag Archive: Samsung

AT&T announces the Samsung DoubleTime

Samsung DoubleTime

AT&T hasn’t forgotten the cost effective line of devices with their latest unveiling of their Android line up either. The Samsung DoubleTime specs fit that bill nicely, and while you won’t be blown away with the specs it’s still a worthy device to be picking up as a back up or for those in school.

UMTS 850/1900/2100 GSM 850/900/1800/1900 Processor Qualcomm 600 MHz Onboard Memory Supports 260MB Android  [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…]

Verizon officially announces the Samsung Stratosphere

Verizon Wireless just officially announced its latest 4G LTE offering, dubbed the Samsung Stratosphere. The Stratosphere will be the first LTE device sporting a five row QWERTY keyboard. This phone is tailored for the business consumer. Cisco has implemented a bunch of business connectivity services, which includes a robust encryption, VPN, and MDM to name a few.

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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…]

Hands-on with the Samsung Transfix

Samsung Transfix

Here we go with the Samsung Transfix, Cricket Communications’ new 3.2-inch Android 2.3 slider. In all respects it’s a fairly benign phone. Fast enough with an 800 MHz processor, a stock Gingerbread experience, and the four-row QWERTY keyboard is of the usual Samsung fare. The buttons are flat and shallow.

Really, it’s the price — $ 179 — and Cricket’s prepaid service that is the most attractive feature here.

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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…]

Samsung Galaxy Wi-Fi 5-inch now available in the UK

Galaxy Wi-Fi

Samsung has announced the availability of the 5-inch Galaxy Wi-Fi, a 5-inch personal media player based on its Galaxy S line of smartphones.  It’s powered by a 1GHz single-core TI OMAP processor, and runs Samsung’s TouchWiz UI on top of Android 2.3 Gingerbread. No pricing information is included in the press release, but a cursory glance at Google Shopping shows prices of around £200 (~$ 310).

The 5-inch Galaxy Wi-Fi is available  [Read More…]

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


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


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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