04/22/2010, The Samsung Omnia II i8000 which was introduced last year, will soon receive the Windows Mobile 6.5.3 update, which is as close as it can get to Windows Phone 7 numerically. The update will be released sometime in the second half of May, where you will receive visual enhancements and improved touchscreen responsiveness. Are you looking forward to this firmware update if you’re a Samsung Omnia II owner?
03/30/2010, Samsung certainly seems rather smug, and it should be, as the company has announced that its Omnia II smartphone has surpassed 600,000 units in South Korea. According to Samsung, the Omnia II has averaged about 100,000 units a month, and users are satisfied with its performance and after sales service. It’s also worth noting that Samsung sells different versions of its Omnia II in South Korea, with the T*Omnia II […]
12/14/2009, Augmented reality applications like Layar are certainly popular on Apple’s iPhone, and now it seems like Samsung’s Omnia II might be able to get in on the fun too. The folks at HyongaSoft have come up with OMPASS World Cities, which is a fancy name for their augmented reality application for said phone. It’ll make use of the Omnia II’s compass, GPS and camera to offer you directions of different […]
12/13/2009, Folks in Argentina who have been looking for a fancy looking Windows Mobile phone will be glad at the news that the Samsung Omnia II will soon be available in said country. The carrier Personal will be offering the phone for ARS$ 1499 with its All Inclusive Plan. If you’re in Argentina and serious about this phone, you can always reserve this phone at the Personal site.
11/20/2009, The Samsung Omnia II will be heading towards Verizon Wireless, although it does make us wonder why the carrier would release a Windows Mobile 6.5 device to go up against the Motorola Droid from their own stable. Seems that it will retail for $200 a pop for a 2-year contract, although at that price point you will need to send in a $100 mail-in rebate. The Omnia II is set […]
09/23/2009, Samsung can’t seem to wait to unleash their Samsung Omnia II on the masses, having the handset pop up on their site. When available, the Omnia II will be under the Verizon Wireless stable, and we do know that the Omnia II will come with a rather hefty 1,500mAh battery – hopefully to power a ton of apps and features within. Other included items comprise of a stylus, a kind […]
06/25/2009, Verizon Wireless will be carrying the Samsung Omnia II i8000 might sometime as early as next month, and chances are it will sport a white exterior despite having only a black one announced. This rumor doesn’t have further details, so hopefully the folks form Verizon Wireless will be able to issue an official statement in due time. The Samsung Omnia II is one high-end handset and will clearly surpass its […]