12/15/2011, T-Mobile is said to be introducing a gradual roll out of the Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread update for their Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone, going by the name software version T989VUVKL1. T-Mobile claims that those who install the update will benefit from various improvements “based on customer feedback” – and to put it in a more specific manner, this update will offer Caller ID enhancements, battery enhancements, and Wi-Fi calling enhancements […]
12/07/2011, Is it just me, or did white become the color to have where your gizmos and gadgets are concerned? White plastic tends to turn into a yellowish tinge after some time, even more so if you leave your device exposed to sunlight more often than not (it does not have to be under direct sunlight, mind you), not to mention the fact that it smudges far too easily. Well, that […]
08/31/2011, Remember the classic clamshell Motorola phones that came with an LED notification light out in front, letting you know just which caller group has called or text messaged you with but a glance, simply because the LED light will appear in a different color? Well, Samsung takes a page out of Motorola book with their Epic Touch 4G, which is the only model from the Galaxy S II range in […]
08/30/2011, We know that the Samsung Galaxy S II Android smartphone will be headed to three of the four major carriers in the US – Sprint, AT&T and T-Mobile. Each carrier will be getting their own version of the Galaxy S II, and while AT&T and T-Mobile’s versions have only been speculated, it appears that Sprint’s version has already been revealed ahead of the launch event.
07/21/2011, For those unfamiliar with the company Wolfson, they are a company that designs audio chips which can be found in high-end handsets, such as the Samsung Galaxy S II. Now they have announced that they are going to release an audio system-on-chip called the WM5100.
07/12/2011, Remember our story earlier this month concerning a new Samsung Galaxy S II variant that ran on Windows Phone Mango as we were busy cleaning up after the Independence Day BBQ at our backyards? Well, it seems that all systems are go where this smartphone variant is concerned, where it was present at the Microsoft WPC 2011 conference, accompanied by other new Windows Phone handsets. Apart from that, we also […]
07/04/2011, The Samsung Galaxy S II might have pledged its allegiance to the Android cause at the moment, but what happens when the unexpected comes about? We are talking about rumors of Windows Phone 7 running on the Galaxy S II. Yes sir, this might just be the successor to the Samsung Focus, where a listing in the Bluetooth SIG database for the Samsung SGH-i937 has been uncovered, whereby said phone […]
06/03/2011, Samsung clearly loves confusing the smartphone crowd, where there are still some people around who do grope for clues as they get their feet wet in this relatively new market (compared to something as mature as say, the desktop computer). Well, the Korean consumer electronics giant has just introduced new variants of the Galaxy S II for distribution within the good ol’ US of A, with trademarks attached to monikers […]
05/30/2011, The Samsung Galaxy S II does seem to be a winner from many aspects, and has picked up rave reviews along the way as well, for good reason too. It has a stunning display, a fast processor and a well-rounded feature set, but it seems that all good things must eventually come to an end, and the same holds true for the Samsung Galaxy S II. Some users of the […]
05/19/2011, Samsung’s Galaxy S II seems to be a winner before it has even rolled out – after all, it scored more than 3 million units of pre-orders, and this figure does not look as though it is going to remain stagnant when the smartphone is released around the world. Even Japan, a land that used to be famous for their insulated universe where phones are concerned, will be getting the […]
05/05/2011, It is interesting to note that the Samsung Galaxy S II have already seen early reviews of it published online, and initial impressions seem to be extremely favorable (Apple, you hear that?). Well, it has arrived at the FCC at long last, so that means it will be arriving at store shelves soon. The Samsung Galaxy S II is super slim at 8.49mm, while it sports a 4.3″ Super AMOLED […]
04/27/2011, Samsung Electronics has grown by leaps and bounds over the years, is now the second largest handset manufacturer in the world. Having rolled out the sequel to its flagship Galaxy S smartphone in South Korea, the rest of the world will have to wait until a May release. So far, Samsung executives have targeted a global sales figure of more than 10 million this year – nothing close to what […]