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Cellebrite Machine shows Samsung Epic 4G 2 coming

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Cellebrite Machine shows Samsung Epic 4G 2 coming
You might remember the Cellebrite machine as being the device used by carriers to move over information (like your contacts list) from one handset to another. According to a source for ACS Syndicate, Sprint's version of the machine displayed the Samsung SPH-D705, aka the Samsung Epic 4G 2. This would be the sequel to Sprint's first-gen Samsung Epic 4G and has nothing to do with the Samsung Epic 4G Touch. The latter, of course, is Sprint's version of the Samsung Galaxy S II.

Back in August, Pocketnow had a leaked image of the Samsung Epic 4G 2 and said that the model was due to be released in the third quarter of last year. Expectations were for a minor refresh from the original unit; the phone was expected to have a 4 inch display and a single-core 1.2GHz processor. The camera was to receive a bump to 8MP from the 5MP on the original device.

Obviously, the Samsung Epic 4G 2 did not come out in the third quarter and the picture of the phone from last summer obtained by Pocketnow might not look anything like the handset now. With a single-core processor under the hood back in June, we might see some upgrade to the phone's innards as well.

source: ACSSyndicate via Phandroid

The Cellebrite machine apparently shows the Samsung SPH-D705, possibly the subject of this leaked photograph from back in August (R), courtesy of Pocketnow
The Cellebrite machine apparently shows the Samsung SPH-D705, possibly the subject of this leaked photograph from back in August (R), courtesy of Pocketnow

The Cellebrite machine apparently shows the Samsung SPH-D705, possibly the subject of this leaked photograph from back in August (R), courtesy of Pocketnow


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posted on 28 Jan 2012, 20:24 3

1. solidsnakeduds013 (Posts: 215; Member since: 20 Oct 2010)


Wow for a second I thought they were talking about the gs3 lol oh well

posted on 29 Jan 2012, 16:19

9. skymitch89 (Posts: 982; Member since: 05 Nov 2010)


The "Epic 2" could be a GS3, but we won't know until it actually comes out. I'm thinking that it might be a variant of the Galaxy S Plus, a Galaxy S with higher clocked processor and higher data speed possibilities.

posted on 28 Jan 2012, 21:00 1

2. KingKurogiii (Posts: 5483; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)


it's probably going to be Sprint's version of the Captivate Glide.

posted on 28 Jan 2012, 21:49

3. sun0066 (Posts: 66; Member since: 12 Feb 2011)


I am use to read other web sites related with phone news , lol. same news are in all of them , so I will visit just one site then , lol

posted on 29 Jan 2012, 09:29 1

4. Gdrye (Posts: 92; Member since: 02 Jan 2012)


i work at sprint, and i never seen such a thing on my celebrite, but i can say for a fact that the phone you see pictured and im surprised that phonearena couldnt tell is a Samsung Conquer, look at the physical buttons. Which to my knowledge did come out 3rd quarter of last year like the previous rumor said. it is single core, and does have a 4 inch screen. So there u go

posted on 29 Jan 2012, 13:54

5. thenoodge (Posts: 32; Member since: 01 Sep 2011)


have you looked i just checked it is there never heard anything about it though

posted on 29 Jan 2012, 14:25

6. i2dreamk (Posts: 1; Member since: 29 Jan 2012)


I work at Sprint, and it is on our Cellebrite. Your machine must be out of date and/or a bootleg one. In fact, I brought it up to a couple of my co-workers a few weeks ago when it appeared.

posted on 30 Jan 2012, 10:25

10. Gdrye (Posts: 92; Member since: 02 Jan 2012)


i last updated that celebrite a while back when the cdma iphones came out...its a pain cuz our stupid store doesnt have a dedicated internet cable to go to it so i have to search for one..but ill do it today for kicks..but that phone pictured is a conquer for sure..im sure you guys can back me up on this one

posted on 29 Jan 2012, 14:26

7. twenti7 (Posts: 152; Member since: 09 Jul 2011)


That picture looks like the Conquer, but they're describing the Transform Ultra. Both came out right around the same time, and have been out for awhile.

posted on 30 Jan 2012, 11:25

11. ZayZay (Posts: 548; Member since: 26 Feb 2011)


The fact that you work for Sprint and never heard of it isn't new.

Sprint doesn't let anyone know about anything until everyone knows. You can state otherwise, but that would be a lie.

posted on 31 Jan 2012, 18:01

12. blaze456 (Posts: 51; Member since: 06 Oct 2010)


the conquer screen is 3.5 inches not 4

posted on 29 Jan 2012, 14:39

8. KingKurogiii (Posts: 5483; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)


if this is going to have LTE then it might be a little competition for the Droid 4.

posted on 31 Jan 2012, 18:02

13. blaze456 (Posts: 51; Member since: 06 Oct 2010)


i hope it has a keyboard

posted on 31 Jan 2012, 18:13

14. KingKurogiii (Posts: 5483; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)


it'll definitely have a keyboard.

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