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Samsung Captivate Glide review: Thumbs ready

Samsung Captivate Glide review: Thumbs ready

GSMArena team, 16 December 2011

The Samsung Captivate Glide for AT&T Wireless is long overdue. The market is brimming of dual-core Android devices and the slide-out QWERTY packing Samsung Captivate Glide has only just arrived. Interestingly enough, it’s been a relatively quiet...


Samsung I8350 Omnia W review: By the playbook

Samsung I8350 Omnia W review: By the playbook

GSMArena team, 15 December 2011

When Windows Phone launched a year ago, we were excited to first see it on the Super AMOLED screen of the Samsung Omnia 7. Twelve months or so later, Samsung are sort of in power-saving mode in the joint venture with Microsoft. Their Omnia W...


Samsung Focus S review: Different kind of flagship

Samsung Focus S review: Different kind of flagship

GSMArena team, 9 December 2011

The Samsung Focus S is the top dog in the Korean company’s Windows Phone lineup. It is the bigger brother of the Samsung Focus Flash in AT&T’s smartphone lineup. The term “bigger” is almost entirely related to size here. Due to Microsoft’s...


Samsung Galaxy W I8150 review: S Plus Lite

Samsung Galaxy W I8150 review: S Plus Lite

GSMArena team, 8 December 2011

The Galaxy S line gets all the attention, but troopers like the Samsung Galaxy W I8150 will see plenty of action too. With a 3.7" screen, it's more compact than the original Galaxy S, but it uses the same souped-up chipset that ticks inside...


Samsung S8600 Wave 3 review: Third time's the charm

Samsung S8600 Wave 3 review: Third time's the charm

GSMArena team, 7 December 2011

It's an easy one to miss. With Mango phones coming from far and wide and droids well at cruising speed, a new smartphone on an emerging platform is going to struggle to get noticed. Apparently, Samsung are in a...


Samsung Exhibit II 4G review: Second time around

Samsung Exhibit II 4G review: Second time around

GSMArena team, 1 December 2011

The Samsung Exhibit II 4G is aimed primarily at commitment-challenged consumers. Being one of the quickest product sequels we’ve seen in a while, the device is marketed mostly as a Pay as you go phone, which offers you the full...


Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 review: Everyone's invited

Samsung Galaxy Y S5360 review: Everyone's invited

GSMArena team, 23 November 2011

The Samsung Galaxy Y is a smartphone approved for all audiences. Perhaps in hindsight, our Galaxy Note review should've been rated PG. But well yeah, we're always wiser in hindsight. Anyway, you don’t just wake up one...


Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket review: Aiming for the stars

Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket review: Aiming for the stars

GSMArena team, 17 November 2011

We have the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket all set on the launch pad. Announced together with the HTC Vivid, the smartphone is among the first LTE enabled devices, compatible with AT&T’s all new LTE net- work. The smartphone...


Samsung Galaxy Note N7000 review: Power play

Samsung Galaxy Note N7000 review: Power play

GSMArena team, 16 November 2011

Tablets are cool. But they have a purpose too. Larger screens, higher resolution and more mileage out of the battery make them better suited for certain tasks. That’s why people are not only fascinated by them but do end up actually...


Samsung Focus Flash review: Flashing around

Samsung Focus Flash review: Flashing around

GSMArena team, 13 November 2011

Windows Phone 7.5 Mango has hit the market with much fanfare and a slew of new devices. The Samsung Focus Flash for AT&T is part of the aforementioned group. The American sibling of the Samsung Omnia W, together with its upscale partner, the Focus S...


Samsung Galaxy Nexus hands-on: First look

Samsung Galaxy Nexus hands-on: First look

GSMArena team, 19 October 2011

Well, Google didn't just unveil a new version of their mobile OS early this morning. They also unveiled their next Google phone, a new galaxy by the name of Nexus. And just a glance on that Super AMOLED screen in 720p HD resolution is enough to tell you it means business.


Samsung Galaxy S II T-Mobile review: A dragon's heir

Samsung Galaxy S II T-Mobile review: A dragon's heir

GSMArena team, 11 October 2011

The T-Mobile version of Samsung Galaxy S II is has taken a sharp departure from its GSM siblings. Compared to the original I9100, the droid has grown in size considerably. Its face has changed as well, putting it in line with the U.S. lineup of Samsung...


Samsung Galaxy S II for AT&T review: A legend reborn

Samsung Galaxy S II for AT&T review: A legend reborn

Stefan Vazharov, 2 October 2011

Today, we have the AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II at the start line. Out of the U.S. trio of power- droids, it comes closest to the original, having kept its slim line and measurements, while changing its face in a subtle fashion...


Samsung Galaxy Note preview: First look

Samsung Galaxy Note preview: First look

GSMArena team, 30 September 2011

They used to be big, later they became redundant. As soon as smartphones were ready to offer the same features, PDAs were on the way to becoming extinct. With a device like the Samsung Galaxy Note though, one can't help but wonder if they're...


Samsung Galaxy Note hands-on: First look

Samsung Galaxy Note hands-on: First look

GSMArena team, 27 September 2011

The Samsung Galaxy Note is a player in a game of numbers - and it's drawing higher numbers than the competition. Starting with the 5.3" 1280x800 pixels SuperAMOLED screen on the outside and all the way in to the beefed up...


Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 review: Droid at large

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 review: Droid at large

GSMArena team, 08 September 2011

Tablets are basking in well-deserved attention and manufacturers know they need to try hard and make their devices distinct and memorable. Truly unique gadgets are hard to come by these days - especially in Honeycomb land. Which is perhaps part of the...


Samsung Galaxy S5690 Xcover preview: First look

Samsung Galaxy S5690 Xcover preview: First look

GSMArena team, 03 September 2011

The Samsung S5690 Galaxy Xcover brings a touch of class and authority to a lineup of durable dumb phones for the outdoor enthusiasts. It’s arguable whether it can take as much bashing as its less sophisticated siblings, but this rugged smartphone is trying to combine the best of both worlds...


Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 preview: First look

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 preview: First look

GSMArena team, 01 September 2011

Last year’s IFA is where the tale of Samsung and tablets started and now the company is ready to open a new chapter and it’s one we couldn’t be more excited about. The SuperAMOLED screens were one of the best things to ever happen to the smartphone industry and now they have landed on slates as well. Meet the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7...


Samsung S5360 Galaxy Y preview: First look

Samsung S5360 Galaxy Y preview: First look

GSMArena team, 1 September 2011

Smartphones at parent-friendly prices mean that a kid's first phone can be a smartphone, just like dad’s. The Samsung S5360 Galaxy Y is part of Samsung's youth-oriented Galaxy Y lineup and promises the Android experience at a bargain...


Samsung S8600 Wave 3 preview: Exclusive first look

Samsung S8600 Wave 3 preview: Exclusive first look

GSMArena team, 30 August 2011

Samsung's top Bada phone has reached the third iteration - the S8600 Wave 3 maintains the slim, metal body tradition of its predecessors and goes back to SuperAMOLED (four whole inches of it). Bada OS itself has made the jump to a new...


Samsung Galaxy W I8150 preview: First look

Samsung Galaxy W I8150 preview: First look

GSMArena team, 29 August 2011

With the latest of Android and TouchWiz, the Samsung Galaxy W I8150 takes a support-and-assist role to the company’s flagship – the S II. The Galaxy W is powered by the same 1.4GHz processor we know from the Galaxy S Plus...


Samsung Exhibit 4G review: Droid on display

Samsung Exhibit 4G review: Droid on display

GSMArena team, 15 August 2011

As far as Android phones are concerned, Samsung seems to have all the bases covered in the United States. From the Samsung Gravity SMART, all the way to the Galaxy S family of devices, there is a droid for every taste and budget. In the Samsung family of Android phones, the T-Mobile exclusive Exhibit 4G...


Samsung Galaxy Fit S5670 review: In shape droid

Samsung Galaxy Fit S5670 review: In shape droid

GSMArena team, 09 August 2011

You may have a hard time finding this one in the deluge of entry-level smartphones, for which Samsung is in no small part responsible. Don't worry, it will find you. The Samsung Galaxy Fit will be ready and set well before...

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Samsung Galaxy S Plus review: Enter the Snapdragon

Samsung Galaxy S Plus review: Enter the Snapdragon

GSMArena team, 28 July 2011

Someone has just finished off a six-pack of energy drinks. The Samsung Galaxy S plus is nearly identical to the original Galaxy S, save for the different chipset, which packs a faster 1.4GHz processor. Samsung's bespoke Hummingbird....


Samsung Gravity SMART review: Smarter direction

Samsung Gravity SMART review: Smarter direction

GSMArena team, 20 July 2011

Samsung Gravity has been a successful line of affordable, slide-out QWERTY messengers for T-Mobile for several years now. With the latest addition to the family, Samsung not only improves the package, but takes it in a whole...


Samsung I9103 Galaxy R preview: First look

Samsung I9103 Galaxy R preview: First look

GSMArena team, 30 June 2011

The Galaxy S lineup is no stranger to versioning - the original Galaxy S relied on half a dozen different editions to achieve its market success. Its successor will obviously take a similar path as we just got its first body double in the face of the Samsung I9103 Galaxy R...


HTC Sensation vs. Galaxy S II vs. Optimus 2X: Head to head

HTC Sensation vs. Galaxy S II vs. Optimus 2X: Head to head

GSMArena team, 16 June 2011

Time to lace up the gloves and step inside the ropes again. A new dual-core competitor, the HTC Sensation, is challenging the current crop of flagship droids with its fast new chipset, high-res screen...


Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 preview: First look

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 preview: First look

GSMArena team, 14 June 2011

Samsung are really taking tablets seriously these days. They already have three offerings this year. The other two are more compact, but it's the Galaxy Tab 10.1 that will lead the team ahead in enemy territory. The trio surely has one hard...


Samsung Galaxy S i9001 Plus preview: First look

Samsung Galaxy S i9001 Plus preview: First look

GSMArena team, 09 June 2011

It’s a Galaxy S facelift with just enough of a speed boost to make it 2011 ready. It has a 1.4 GHz Snapdragon processor and the latest version of Android: 2.3.3 Gingerbread. The Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus is heading...


Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 preview: First look

Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 preview: First look

GSMArena team, 03 June 2011

By losing an inch of screen diagonal and reducing the weight to something you might actually be able to hold longer than 5 minutes, the Galaxy Tab 8.9 hopes to convert more people to the tablet cause. Those who found the 7” Galaxy Tab too limiting and the 10.1” slates too heavy to take anywhere other than your couch will certainly appreciate the effort...