Did you miss out on yesterdays $99 Samsung Vibrant at T-Mobile? Well congratulations your slacking just saved you $98.99 cause Amazon is now offering the T-Mo version of Samsung’s Super AMOLED beast for the low low price of one penny with free 2-day shipping to boot.
The only caveats are that this is ... Read More »
Still not completely sold on Samsung’s Galaxy S phones? Samsung and AT&T are hosting a SCVNGR hunt in Minneapolis this coming weekend in an effort to show people the true power of the Samsung Captivate.
All you need to do is register with a friend, race around Minneapolis, earn points, and maybe even ... Read More »
AT&T customers rejoice! The Samsung Captivate (a Galaxy S phone) has launched this weekend on AT&T’s network. I know, this post comes pretty late, but I wanted to get a little hands-on time with the new Captivate before sharing the news. If in the last eight hours you jumped ship and moved your number over ... Read More »
In the early days of Android, most devices featured the same 528 MHz ARM11 Qualcomm processor and their performance levels were pretty comparable. It was not until Verizon launched the Motorola Droid that we began to see the next generation of chipsets being used, which offered new features like enhanced graphics processors.
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I’m still not sure how useful this is, but the Samsung Galaxy S line of phones are TV out capable.
This wouldn’t be the first time an Android phone has video out options because both the Droid X and HTC EVO have HDMI ports, but the Galaxy S is different because it mirrors everything displayed ... Read More »
When Samsung took their first stab at a custom Android UI, the results were not pretty. Reviewers hated Touchwiz and Gizmodo said, “Samsung’s Behold II is the most impressively ugly Android phone in existence. The custom interface is so bad, so gaudy and so confusing it turned my brains into ooze.”
To no ... Read More »
Samsung’s Galaxy S lineup has yet to arrive in U.S. stores, but it looks like all their devices will be easily rooted thanks to a hack discovered on the international version. Russian developer LeshaK of Samdroid was the first to gain root access on the Galaxy S (i9000) and the community over at ... Read More »
When Samsung Mobile announced their Galaxy S lineup of Android phones, they claimed their new 1 GHz Hummingbird processor offered 3x faster graphics performance than any current smartphone. We wondered how they could reach this new level of power and later learned their custom 45nm Samsung chipset (S5PC110) contained a newer model PowerVR ... Read More »
It was a long wait, but customers who walk into an AT&T store finally have a legitimate high-end Android phone to purchase. The Samsung Captivate is AT&T’s version of the Galaxy S and it goes on sale July 18th for $199.
The most notable feature of the Samsung Captivate is its 4 inch ... Read More »
AT&T will become the second carrier to get their version of the Samsung Galaxy S into stores when they launch the Samsung Captivate on July 18th for $199 with a new 2-year contract. T-Mobile’s Samsung Vibrant will debut on July 15th for the same price and we have yet to learn the ... Read More »