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New Galaxy S II Android 4.0 ROM surfaces with battery life improvements

New Galaxy S II Android 4.0 ROM surfaces with battery life improvements

posted: 03 Feb 2012, 07:44

The update is dated January 29, so it's fairly fresh from the oven, and the best improvement over the previous ICS leaks for the Galaxy S II is the battery life, which has apparently increased significantly...

Samsung Galaxy S II, Note on track to get ICS by end of Q1

Samsung Galaxy S II, Note on track to get ICS by end of Q1

posted: 31 Jan 2012, 08:40

Samsung has just confirmed that, just as previously announced, its Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note handsets will be among the first to get updated to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich…

ICS-based MIUI ROM arrives on the Samsung Galaxy S II

ICS-based MIUI ROM arrives on the Samsung Galaxy S II

posted: 24 Jan 2012, 09:17

After Google open sourced Ice Cream Sandwich, the developers community over at XDA has been hard at work to bring ICS-based ROMs before updates to ICS officially…

New Samsung ad again goes after Apple iPhone users

New Samsung ad again goes after Apple iPhone users

posted: 23 Jan 2012, 14:52

'This keeps happening" says an Apple iPhone user in the latest Samsung ad in the series that pits the Samsung Galaxy S II against Apple's iconic touchscreen model; the main feature being displayed this time is "Type with your voice"...

Samsung Galaxy S II sales top 5 million in Korea

Samsung Galaxy S II sales top 5 million in Korea

posted: 19 Jan 2012, 08:01

The Samsung Galaxy S II is definitely the best selling high-end Android device over the last year and it has reached yet another milestone - 5 million units sold in Korea alone…

Pink flavored Samsung Galaxy S II is UK bound in time for Valentine's Day

Pink flavored Samsung Galaxy S II is UK bound in time for Valentine's Day

posted: 17 Jan 2012, 12:54

Arriving just in time for that special day of love, and by that we mean Valentine’s Day, the good people of the UK will have the prime opportunity of giving their loved ones a very fitting gift. UK based retailed...

Japan snags a version of the Samsung Galaxy S II with that all too rare support for WiMAX

Japan snags a version of the Samsung Galaxy S II with that all too rare support for WiMAX

posted: 16 Jan 2012, 12:54

Throughout the globe, there’s no arguing there are plenty of GSM flavored versions of the smartphone floating around, but WiMAX connected ones are pretty much a rarity at this point. Interestingly...

Samsung SCH-R760, likely the Galaxy S II for US Cellular, stops by the FCC

Samsung SCH-R760, likely the Galaxy S II for US Cellular, stops by the FCC

posted: 16 Jan 2012, 07:02

We have stumbled upon an FCC filing for a Samsung R760 smartphone, which is believed to be a Samsung Galaxy S II model bound for US cellular. Sadly, the device does not appear to support LTE...

Samsung giving away phones and shirts in

Samsung giving away phones and shirts in "Dude, you're a barista" contest

posted: 03 Jan 2012, 10:14

The put down line from one of those Samsung commercials that make fun of Apple iPhone users has become part of a contest using Twitter that the Korean manufacturer is sponsoring with prizes including free phones...

Ice Cream Sandwich ROM for the Samsung Galaxy S II leaks, TouchWiz included

Ice Cream Sandwich ROM for the Samsung Galaxy S II leaks, TouchWiz included

posted: 02 Jan 2012, 03:02

Official alpha builds of Ice Cream Sandwich for the Samsung Galaxy S II have been leaked on the web. The ROM is built on top of Android 4.0.3 and comes customized with the TouchWiz user interface...

Galaxy S II in pink headed to Taiwan

Galaxy S II in pink headed to Taiwan

posted: 29 Dec 2011, 12:54

Samsung has announced that it will be releasing a pink variant of its Galaxy S II in Taiwan. The pink Galaxy will have 32GB of space and be available for purchase on January 1st.

Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab 10.1 are looking to be a part of US Cellular very soon

Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab 10.1 are looking to be a part of US Cellular very soon

posted: 28 Dec 2011, 10:23

Way back in July, we heard the early whispers about regional wireless carrier US Cellular getting in with its very own version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. Interestingly enough, it seems...

Samsung Galaxy S II Duos getting ready for a debut in China: dual-SIM powerhouse

Samsung Galaxy S II Duos getting ready for a debut in China: dual-SIM powerhouse

posted: 23 Dec 2011, 06:03

Do you know what’s better than a brand new Samsung Galaxy S II? A dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy S II! And that’s exactly what Samsung will deliver to…

Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note to get Ice Cream Sandwich in Q1 of 2012, more devices to follow

Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note to get Ice Cream Sandwich in Q1 of 2012, more devices to follow

posted: 20 Dec 2011, 04:09

Samsung just posted on its Facebook page a list of Galaxy smartphones and tablets that are definitely going to get an update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in the near future....

Samsung giving away up to 16 free apps from its store to selected GALAXY users

Samsung giving away up to 16 free apps from its store to selected GALAXY users

posted: 19 Dec 2011, 21:25

It is the season for giving and that is what Samsung is doing for users of the Samsung Galaxy S II, Samsung GALAXY Note, Samsung Galaxy S Wi-Fi 5.0, Samsung Galaxy Ace and Samsung GALAXY Gio; the apps available...

Leaked schedule shows Ice Cream Sandwich updates for Bell

Leaked schedule shows Ice Cream Sandwich updates for Bell

posted: 14 Dec 2011, 22:05

A tipster for Mobile Syrup turned over a picture of a document that shows an estimate the Canadian carrier will be updating certain of its smartphones with Android 4.0; this might give us an idea when to expect Ice Cream Sandwich...

Samsung Galaxy S II gets an early ICS ROM with TouchWiz

Samsung Galaxy S II gets an early ICS ROM with TouchWiz

posted: 14 Dec 2011, 11:15

Good news! There is a working (albeit buggy) ROM for non-US Samsung Galaxy S II devices based on Ice Cream Sandwich. Bad news! It's got TouchWiz, which kind of defeats the purpose of Ice Cream Sandwich...

Update for Adobe Flash Player fixes issues on Samsung Galaxy S II and more

Update for Adobe Flash Player fixes issues on Samsung Galaxy S II and more

posted: 12 Dec 2011, 19:19

Adobe updated the Flash Player app to version 11.1.111.5 which fixes problems with video streaming on the Samsung Galaxy S II and also adds support for 1080p video on Tegra 3 powered devices like the upcoming...

Samsung strikes again at Apple fanboys with another Galaxy S II ad

Samsung strikes again at Apple fanboys with another Galaxy S II ad

posted: 09 Dec 2011, 09:50

You might already know that today is a big day for Apple fanboys, creatives and baristas included - the biggest Apple store is opening doors in New York’s Grand Central station and the…

T-Mobile Black Friday deals leak out

T-Mobile Black Friday deals leak out

posted: 25 Nov 2011, 06:47

T-Mobile, the US fourth largest carrier, seems to have only benefited from recent news about AT&T’s failed attempt to acquire it and get a possible $4 billion injection, but this hasn’t stopped it from putting out…

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