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Samsung Galaxy S II 4G is offically coming to Bell; no word yet on pricing or release date

Samsung Galaxy S II 4G is offically coming to Bell; no word yet on pricing or release date

posted: 29 Jun 2011, 08:32

Going by the name of the Samsung Galaxy S II 4G, with its support for theoretical speeds up to 21Mbps, the handset is now being teased on Bell’s web site for all to see. Although we can safely...

Steroidal 1.4GHz version of the Samsung Galaxy S II to be launched in time for the next iPhone

Steroidal 1.4GHz version of the Samsung Galaxy S II to be launched in time for the next iPhone

posted: 27 Jun 2011, 07:31

We've got another confirmation now that Samsung is planning an improved version of the Samsung Galaxy S II around the time the next iPhone launches in late August or early September, this...

Leaked Sprint roadmap shows releases for Q3

Leaked Sprint roadmap shows releases for Q3

posted: 24 Jun 2011, 15:57

Q3 looks to be a busy time for Sprint smartphone releases with the Samsung Epic 2, BlackBerry Bold Touch, and maybe even the Samsung Galaxy S II...

Samsung Galaxy S II will be launched to the stratosphere on July 15th, just to prove a point

Samsung Galaxy S II will be launched to the stratosphere on July 15th, just to prove a point

posted: 23 Jun 2011, 03:05

The Samsung Galaxy S II will be tied to a space balloon and sent to the stratosphere as part of the promotional festivities for the handset in Japan, proving once again that Samsung is all-out...

Bell to offer Samsung Galaxy S II on July 14th

Bell to offer Samsung Galaxy S II on July 14th

posted: 20 Jun 2011, 21:44

The good news for U.S. cell phone fanatics is that the Samsung Galaxy S II is getting closer to the States as a leaked screenshot shows Canada's Bell launching the drool producing Gingerbread handset on July 14th; Canada's SaskTel confirmed...

Samsung Galaxy S II ad teaches you to dance with your fingers

Samsung Galaxy S II ad teaches you to dance with your fingers

posted: 20 Jun 2011, 07:10

We've seen a couple of them Samsung Galaxy S II commercials, but this one has actually turned viral in the couple of days since it's been out, so it's definitely worth checking out. Actually, it makes you forget…

Samsung Galaxy S II confirmed for July touch down at Verizon (UPDATE: It was a miscommunication)

Samsung Galaxy S II confirmed for July touch down at Verizon (UPDATE: It was a miscommunication)

posted: 08 Jun 2011, 12:49

Arguably the hottest smartphone currently available, the Samsung Galaxy S II will be making its way to Verizon in July; a Verizon spokeswoman confirmed this in an email to ComputerWorld...

Samsung gives the CyanogenMod crew a Galaxy S II, says to fire at will

Samsung gives the CyanogenMod crew a Galaxy S II, says to fire at will

posted: 08 Jun 2011, 03:33

ROM modders are starting to receive free Samsung Galaxy S II phones by the company, including the popular CyanogenMod crew, encouraging them to start working on custom ROM solutions for the hot Android handset...

Some Samsung Galaxy S II displays are turning yellow

Some Samsung Galaxy S II displays are turning yellow

posted: 31 May 2011, 03:06

The left side of some Samsung Galaxy S II Super AMOLED displays are turning yellow; the defect is especially noticeable with the screen set on low brightness while viewing a page with a white or grey background...

Samsung Galaxy S II sales over 1 million in Korea

Samsung Galaxy S II sales over 1 million in Korea

posted: 30 May 2011, 04:37

It’s only been a month since the Samsung Galaxy S II has rolled out in South Korea, but sales of the company’s newest flagship have already reached one million units. That’s double the pace…

Samsung's J.K. Shin says to expect Galaxy S III and 4G tablet in first half of 2012

Samsung's J.K. Shin says to expect Galaxy S III and 4G tablet in first half of 2012

posted: 30 May 2011, 03:48

Samsung executive J.K. Shin says to expect the Samsung Galaxy S III and a 4G enabled tablet to hit the market in the first half of next year; the sizzling hot Samsung Galaxy S II just set a record...

How to unlock a Samsung Galaxy S II for use with any GSM carrier

How to unlock a Samsung Galaxy S II for use with any GSM carrier

posted: 23 May 2011, 09:21

Got a carrier-locked Samsung Galaxy S II that you really feel like unlocking? If you just answered “yes” to this question, than we have both good news and bad news for you. The good news is that you can do it by yourself...

Leaked firmware updates for the Samsung Galaxy S II and the Omnia 7 hint at the changelog

Leaked firmware updates for the Samsung Galaxy S II and the Omnia 7 hint at the changelog

posted: 23 May 2011, 05:48

Bug fixes and battery life improvement are in store for us with an upcoming firmware update for the Samsung Galaxy S II, judging from leaks at Samfirmware. An update for the Samsung Omnia 7...

Samsung Galaxy S II Photo editor and Video maker apps review

Samsung Galaxy S II Photo editor and Video maker apps review

posted: 20 May 2011, 09:53

We review the media editing apps Photo editor and Video maker on the Samsung Galaxy S II, that are now an integral part of the TouchWiz 4.0 interface...

Samsung Galaxy S II Review and more coverage

Samsung Galaxy S II Review and more coverage

posted: 20 May 2011, 02:51

We are putting together all our home-baked current and future coverage of the excellent Samsung Galaxy S II in one place for your convenience, should you need to look a detail or two up...

VillainROM: the first custom ROM for the Samsung Galaxy S II

VillainROM: the first custom ROM for the Samsung Galaxy S II

posted: 19 May 2011, 09:42

Users in North America may still be waiting for the Samsung Galaxy S II, but those who already have the device now have a custom ROM to load after rooting...

Samsung May 24 event gets postponed to a later date

Samsung May 24 event gets postponed to a later date

posted: 17 May 2011, 10:21

May 24 was marked in our calendars as the day when Samsung would host yet another media event in New York. Being as passionate about gadgets as we are, we were really hoping to be treated to some spicy news regarding the...

Samsung Galaxy S II supposed carrier-specific names leak out

Samsung Galaxy S II supposed carrier-specific names leak out

posted: 16 May 2011, 09:37

Ah, the Samsung Galaxy S II... We know that this great smartphone has been on top of Mount Everest, we know that it has the power to score more than 4000 points on Quadrant, and now we even have a reason to believe that we know...

Samsung Galaxy S II gets two updates to fix auto-brightness problem and to improve Swype

Samsung Galaxy S II gets two updates to fix auto-brightness problem and to improve Swype

posted: 15 May 2011, 13:07

Even a phone like the Samsung Galaxy S II needs a firmware update now and then, and two have just been made available (via Kies) which will improve the responsiveness of the Swype keyboard, fix...

Samsung Galaxy S II stars in the manufacturer's own video

Samsung Galaxy S II stars in the manufacturer's own video

posted: 14 May 2011, 12:18

Samsung has produced an official live demo video featuring one of the hottest handsets on the planet-the Samsung Galaxy S II; even with all of the attention that this device has captured, there is still no word from Samsung on a...

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