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Samsung ships over 5 million Galaxy S II units

Samsung ships over 5 million Galaxy S II units

27 July, 2011 | comments (69)

The popular Galaxy S II smartphone has reached yet another landmark. Samsung has now shipped over 5 million Galaxy S II smartphones and although the number of shipped devices is not quite the same as the number of devices actually sold, in the case...


Samsung might be working on a 3D Galaxy phone, due for Q4

Samsung might be working on a 3D Galaxy phone, due for Q4

22 July, 2011 | comments (84)

According to a pretty reliable Korean website, Samsung is working on a 3D phone running on Android. It should be called Samsung Galaxy 3D and will be a direct competitor of LG's Optimus 3D and HTC's EVO 3D. Well, this is hardly a surprise and...


The Nexus S lands on AT&T US network, costs a Benjamin

The Nexus S lands on AT&T US network, costs a Benjamin

22 July, 2011 | comments (6)

So far, if you wanted to use a Google Nexus S with the AT&T network in the US, you would have to buy the device unlocked at $600 while T-Mobile and Sprint users enjoyed subsidized rates. But now Google is bringing their pure Google experience to...


Samsung Within for Sprint gets spotted in the wild

Samsung Within for Sprint gets spotted in the wild

15 July, 2011 | comments (16)

There is hardly any doubt that the Samsung Galaxy S2 is the king of droids so far this year. Logically, its official arrival in United States is highly anticipated. It looks however, that the wait might soon be over for the folks across the...


Have a taste of GSMArena's first ever full video reviews

Have a taste of GSMArena's first ever full video reviews

13 July, 2011 | comments (451)

We know most of you love our reviews and you can be sure we love writing them too. In an effort to bring them to a wider audience lately, we’ve been working to bring you shorter, video versions of our popular reviews - complete with voice over and a...

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1.4 GHz dual-core Sony Ericsson Xperia Duo press shot leaks

1.4 GHz dual-core Sony Ericsson Xperia Duo press shot leaks

13 July, 2011 | comments (287)

Sony Ericsson seems to be having a hard time keeping their upcoming flagship the Xperia Duo under wraps. We just got another press shot of the dual-core smartphone, along with some juicy rumors about its specs sheet. According to the source, the...


Galaxy S II 2.3.4 Gingerbread update leaks, you can try it now

Galaxy S II 2.3.4 Gingerbread update leaks, you can try it now

11 July, 2011 | comments (83)

The Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II is just about to get another firmware update, bumping its Android version to 2.3.4. What's even better, the updated ROM surfaced online a little early, so the most impatient among you can get it right away. As the...


Xperia Arc lands in the US, going for 600 bucks unlocked

Xperia Arc lands in the US, going for 600 bucks unlocked

08 July, 2011 | comments (103)

After struggling a bit with their first few Android smartphones, the Xperia Arc was the first proper Android phone to come out of Sony Ericsson’s stables. Packing the latest version of Android in a sleek, curvy body with a quality 8 megapixel camera...


Galaxy S II breaks Samsung's records, sells 3 million in 55 days

Galaxy S II breaks Samsung's records, sells 3 million in 55 days

03 July, 2011 | comments (216)

Unless you were hanging out with the sherpas in the Himalayas you probably must have heard a lot about the Samsung Galaxy S II. To say it was well-received would be an understatement as almost everyone we knew had already got one or was planning on...


Google's third Nexus will be made by Samsung

Google's third Nexus will be made by Samsung

27 June, 2011 | comments (105)

Roughly a couple of weeks ago, we told you about the rumored specs of the upcoming third Nexus phone from Google. Now, we have a couple of additions for you from the same source. As always, bare in mind that everything is subject to change without...


Samsung to launch a 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II in September?

Samsung to launch a 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II in September?

27 June, 2011 | comments (157)

A particularly juicy rumor has it that Samsung is preparing an updated version of its Samsung Galaxy S II flagship with a 1.4 GHz dual-core processor. The upgrade could either be delivered with the NFC-capable version of the company flagship or in a...


1.2 GHz dual-core Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 coming in Fall

1.2 GHz dual-core Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 coming in Fall

16 June, 2011 | comments (36)

A rumor of a new droid tablet from Samsung - a Galaxy Tab 7 - has popped up. Supposedly a successor to the original Galaxy Tab, the new model will be based on Galaxy S II hardware except the screen. Take this with a grain of salt, but the Samsung...


Galaxy S II display reportedly has yellow spots, we test

Galaxy S II display reportedly has yellow spots, we test

01 June, 2011 | comments (287)

The Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II is having a magnificent debut on the smartphone scene, winning plenty of users for the Android and Samsung cause. Well it appears that not all is rosy with the Korean flagship as a watchful user has noticed an issue...


Samsung Galaxy S II I9101 spotted in the wild, could be the NFC one

Samsung Galaxy S II I9101 spotted in the wild, could be the NFC one

30 May, 2011 | comments (30)

Another version of the Samsung's Galaxy S II has leaked, this time in a bunch of blurry photos. It goes under I9101 model name and looks just like the I9100 Galaxy S II. It could be the NFC version that's supposed to ship in June to UK and other...


Samsung Galaxy S II announced in India, will hit shelves by June 9

Samsung Galaxy S II announced in India, will hit shelves by June 9

25 May, 2011 | comments (151)

The much awaited Samsung Galaxy S II has finally got a launch date in India. According to Samsung India, the phone will be on sale starting June 9. However, thanks to a special deal with Vodafone India, their customers will be able to get their...


Nokia's WP7 phones to use U8500 dual-core 1.2GHz chipsets?

Nokia's WP7 phones to use U8500 dual-core 1.2GHz chipsets?

20 May, 2011 | comments (314)

The CEO of ST-Ericsson got chatty in front of Forbes and said that Nokia’s Windows Phone 7 devices will be powered by the U8500 dual-core CPU and its successors will go on to power Windows Phone 8 phones too. So far, Windows Phone 7 devices have...


Galaxy S II in the US: One Phone, Three Carriers, Three Names

Galaxy S II in the US: One Phone, Three Carriers, Three Names

16 May, 2011 | comments (30)

A black silicone gel case's information posted over at an online retailer revealed that it can easily fit not one, but three different Galaxy S II handsets. Wait, what? Yes, the case in question is more than happy to suit up the AT&T Attain, the...


Galaxy S II breaks all Samsung records, scores 3M pre-orders

Galaxy S II breaks all Samsung records, scores 3M pre-orders

09 May, 2011 | comments (76)

Samsung already said that their Galaxy S II has been enjoying a very warm reception in Korea and now they published the global pre-order numbers to confirm that the smartphone is on high-demand everywhere. The global pre-orders for the Samsung...


Samsung and AT&T launch the I997 Infuse 4G, we go hands-on

Samsung and AT&T launch the I997 Infuse 4G, we go hands-on

05 May, 2011 | comments (26)

Samsung and AT&T have just announced the market availability of the I997 Infuse 4G smartphone. The two companies held a dedicated event in New York to celebrate it. We were on site and we even managed to spend some quality time with the hot...


Samsung Galaxy S II scores twice the iPhone 4 pre-orders in Korea

Samsung Galaxy S II scores twice the iPhone 4 pre-orders in Korea

03 May, 2011 | comments (77)

Samsung has just published some numbers reflecting the interest its latest Galaxy S II flagship is enjoying at the start of its sales and things are looking pretty good. The 4.3” Super AMOLED Plus-packing smartphone took over 200,000 pre-orders in...