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Samsung Ativ S review: A fresh start

30 October 2012 | Read the review | Post your comment
Samsung Ativ S review: A fresh start - read the full textTheir Ativ S was the first Windows Phone 8 flagship announced and, respectful of chronology, the first we're about to properly review. The Nokia Lumia 920, the HTC Windows Phone 8X and the Ativ S are often painted as allies - but that's mostly rhetoric...

 

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So nice

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  • 2012-10-31 02:43
  • HsLh

Looks nicer than SGS3.

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  • 2012-10-31 02:14
  • t7Xk

"There'll be no learning curve but the performance boost will be instantly felt - the dual Krait cores combined with Microsoft's optimizations have made an already snappy OS even snappier. A job well done."

Any WP8 will be faster than the fastest Android phone because of the optimizations Microsoft worked with Qualcomm on the Snapdragon S4 chip on WP8.

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  • 2012-10-31 01:51
  • kg3U

Samsung will have a hard time competing with Nokia within this space. Same scenario If Nokia adopted Android.

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  • 2012-10-31 01:48
  • X3tr

Does it have LED notification like the GS3?

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  • 2012-10-31 01:30
  • uKfD

Lumia 920 FTW!

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  • 2012-10-31 01:08
  • v0qZ

Like it.

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  • 2012-10-31 01:00
  • ptD5

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