Nov 19 AT 8:35 PM Taylor Wimberly 14 Comments

Samsung GT-i9200 firmware leaks

A mysterious new Samsung firmware was posted online today designed for a new phone with the model number GT-i9200. Several hackers are digging through the image files to see if they can figure out what this device is, but the model number is very similar to the dual-core Samsung phone (GT-i9100) that was confirmed this week.

Some have speculated this GT-i9200 might be a Gingerbread device or Samsung’s next flagship phone, but a senior member of xda-developers posted that this Android gadget uses Samsung’s S5PC110 Hummingbird processor found in the Galaxy S and the display size is only 800 x480.

We also know that the leaked Nexus S phone had the model number GT-i9020, but our sources say that version was scrapped and a newer dual-core version was already in testing.

Keep an eye on the source link because I’m sure more details will leak out. What device do you think the GT-i9200 might be?

Via: Twitter

Source: xda-developers

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  • http://Androidandme Jimmy C

    It’s gotta be the Behold 3…

    • http://androidandme.com Taylor Wimberly

      I think the Behold II killed the Behold brand.

  • orginn

    Its the sexi nexi on a aluminum unibody dual core, 4 in superamoled 2, hdmi out,12mp camera, with 1080p hd recording, 5mp ffc, and most importantly NO TOUCHWIZ OR ANY KIND OF CUSTOM SKIN, if i miss something let me know

    • http://Website Nate

      Lets get serious here, Samsung is making it, its gonna have a cheesy plastic body.

      • http://Website My Galaxy

        People keep going on about the plastic body on the Galaxys s, after you use it for sometime its absolutely fine, feels good and light in the hands and not heavy and cumbersome like some other phones. Not everybody feels like walking around with a paper weight.

        • http://Website smarterthanyou

          I like when people who have actually owned the phone comment. ^ And not just repeat what others say… I have vibrant and mytouch 4G and prefer the weight of the vibrant. Your also right about damage to phone. If I drop mytouch it feels like aluminum would dent and when I did drop it battery lid buyer right off. Vibrant didn’t get phased. Both great phones.

    • http://Website Corey

      The front faced camera.

    • http://Website mkrmec

      those specs are stupid… why in the world would you need a 5MP front facing camera?! I mean really 5MB that you’ll never use… aluminium bodies are actualy harder to replace fix the the company .. the phone repairs would skyrocket, and the aluminium isn’t that much better at protecting the phone.

      When an aluminium phone hits the floor there are much greater forces working on the insides on the phone… phones don’t like that. Plastic actualy absorbs the fall damage.

  • http://Website Jared

    Dual-core Nexus S with a keyboard, obviously.

  • http://Website jeff

    i from asia and i’m waiting for i9200 to launch. to me it’s really looks cool and for device it’s doesn’t matter as long everything works fine and stable! will do

  • http://Website Richard

    If its not from HTC….WHO CARES…HTC IS THE BEST SMARTPHONE DESIGNER IN THE INDUSTRY PERIOD…HTC EVO RULES ALL SMARTPHONES

  • http://Website Snake

    Sacale’ la pus!

  • http://Website calvin

    idk as long it is fully supported by google not SAMSUNG

  • http://xda modest_mandroid

    In case anyone is still wondering what version of android it is, it’s 2.2. Sorry dudes, maybe we’ll get lucky with the next leak.

  1. Jimmy CGuest 4 years ago

    It’s gotta be the Behold 3…

  2. Its the sexi nexi on a aluminum unibody dual core, 4 in superamoled 2, hdmi out,12mp camera, with 1080p hd recording, 5mp ffc, and most importantly NO TOUCHWIZ OR ANY KIND OF CUSTOM SKIN, if i miss something let me know

    • NateGuest 4 years ago

      Lets get serious here, Samsung is making it, its gonna have a cheesy plastic body.

      • My GalaxyGuest 4 years ago

        People keep going on about the plastic body on the Galaxys s, after you use it for sometime its absolutely fine, feels good and light in the hands and not heavy and cumbersome like some other phones. Not everybody feels like walking around with a paper weight.

        • smarterthanyouGuest 4 years ago

          I like when people who have actually owned the phone comment. ^ And not just repeat what others say… I have vibrant and mytouch 4G and prefer the weight of the vibrant. Your also right about damage to phone. If I drop mytouch it feels like aluminum would dent and when I did drop it battery lid buyer right off. Vibrant didn’t get phased. Both great phones.

    • CoreyGuest 4 years ago

      The front faced camera.

    • mkrmecGuest 4 years ago

      those specs are stupid… why in the world would you need a 5MP front facing camera?! I mean really 5MB that you’ll never use… aluminium bodies are actualy harder to replace fix the the company .. the phone repairs would skyrocket, and the aluminium isn’t that much better at protecting the phone.

      When an aluminium phone hits the floor there are much greater forces working on the insides on the phone… phones don’t like that. Plastic actualy absorbs the fall damage.

  3. JaredGuest 4 years ago

    Dual-core Nexus S with a keyboard, obviously.

  4. jeffGuest 4 years ago

    i from asia and i’m waiting for i9200 to launch. to me it’s really looks cool and for device it’s doesn’t matter as long everything works fine and stable! will do

  5. RichardGuest 4 years ago

    If its not from HTC….WHO CARES…HTC IS THE BEST SMARTPHONE DESIGNER IN THE INDUSTRY PERIOD…HTC EVO RULES ALL SMARTPHONES

  6. SnakeGuest 4 years ago

    Sacale’ la pus!

  7. calvinGuest 4 years ago

    idk as long it is fully supported by google not SAMSUNG

  8. modest_mandroidGuest 4 years ago

    In case anyone is still wondering what version of android it is, it’s 2.2. Sorry dudes, maybe we’ll get lucky with the next leak.