The AT&T version of the Samsung Galaxy S II has "only" a 4.3 inch Super AMOLED Plus display with 480 x 800 resolution. The processor is a screaming fast dual-core 1.2GHz Exynos with 1GB of RAM onboard. 16GB of native storage is on for the ride. An 8MP camera captures video at 1080p while a 2MP front--facing shooter snaps your self-portrait and is handy for video chat. When it comes to scoring high on the Quadrant Benchmark test, this unit is the King. Gingerbread runs the show now, but Ice Cream Sandwich should eventually do the honors. The AT&T version of this phone rides over the carrier's HSDPA+ network at speeds as high as 21Mbps.
Sprint's diamond-cut Motorola PHOTON 4G is powered by a NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core 1GHz processor and features a 4.3 inch qHD display. 1GB of RAM and 16GB of native storage. Up to 32GB of additional storage can be added using a microSD card. The phone has two cameras, an 8MP one on back with the capability to record video at 720p, and a .3MP camera on front. Android 2.3 is installed. The phone gets to use 4G in its name thanks to Sprint's WiMax 4G pipeline.
Finally, the Samsung Droid Charge supports Verizon's LTE 4G pipeline and is offered with a 4.3 inch Super AMOLED Plus screen with resolution of 480 x 800. A single-core 1GHz Hummingbird processor keeps things running. The 8MP camera on the rear records video at 720p and the 1.3MP front-facing camera takes self portraits and video chat. Android 2.2 remains installed on the model.
Three great 4G phones, all priced at 96 cents on Black Friday with a signed 2-year pact at Sam's Club. Which one of the trio would you pick? Let us know by leaving your selection in the comment box below.
A leaked ad for Sam's Club shows that the membership warehouse club will offer three great smartphones for just 96 cents after a signed contract, on Black Friday