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LG Optimus 2X and Samsung Galaxy S screens put under a microscope, interactive tool visualizes why the PenTile matrix is bad for you

LG Optimus 2X and Samsung Galaxy S screens put under a microscope, interactive tool visualizes why the PenTile matrix is bad for you

posted: 20 Apr 2011, 14:46

Creative Hungarians have enlarged 11x with a microscope sections of the IPS-LCD and Super AMOLED displays on the LG Optimus 2X and Samsung...

Samsung Galaxy S Gingerbread update put on hold

Samsung Galaxy S Gingerbread update put on hold

posted: 19 Apr 2011, 09:47

The Samsung S series of phones have enjoyed immense popularity, but up until now users couldn't taste the fresh features of Gingerbread. Luckily, just yesterday the update was rolled out, but shortly after …

Gingerbread update for Samsung Galaxy S goes live across parts of Europe

Gingerbread update for Samsung Galaxy S goes live across parts of Europe

posted: 18 Apr 2011, 09:19

Great news for all Samsung Galaxy S owners out there! Looks like the smartphone's official update to Android 2.3 Gingerbread is already rolling out in some parts of Europe, which makes us believe that its release...

Super AMOLED Plus vs Super AMOLED vs Retina Display

Super AMOLED Plus vs Super AMOLED vs Retina Display

posted: 13 Apr 2011, 07:03

PhoneArena pits three of the most advanced screen technologies on existing smartphones, to find out that IPS-LCD on the iPhone 4 is still the brightest, but Super AMOLED Plus beats in almost every other aspect...

Gingerbread update for Samsung Galaxy S starts rolling out within weeks

Gingerbread update for Samsung Galaxy S starts rolling out within weeks

posted: 07 Apr 2011, 09:49

It has become certain that Samsung is about to start officially rolling out Android 2.3 Gingerbread to its Galaxy S smartphones. Judging by the announcement made by a very reliable source, namely Samsung's Finnish...

U.S. Cellular's Samsung Mesmerize gets upgraded to Android 2.2

U.S. Cellular's Samsung Mesmerize gets upgraded to Android 2.2

posted: 25 Mar 2011, 23:50

U.S. Cellular's customers with the Samsung Mesmerize can now install the Froyo update; this is not an OTA upgrade, so make sure you have a PC on hand and get ready to enjoy Adobe Flash, app storage on your microSD card, the...

Samsung Android handsets to be first to U.S. carriers with OTA upgrade to Gingerbread?

Samsung Android handsets to be first to U.S. carriers with OTA upgrade to Gingerbread?

posted: 19 Mar 2011, 00:54

Samsung's Romanian Facebook page announced that the Korean manufacturer would soon update its international version of the Galaxy S to Gingerbread; this sounds quite plausible considering that...

Display battle: NOVA Display vs Super AMOLED vs Retina Display vs ClearBlack AMOLED

Display battle: NOVA Display vs Super AMOLED vs Retina Display vs ClearBlack AMOLED

posted: 01 Mar 2011, 10:07

PhoneArena examines the real-life performance of LG's newfangled brightest NOVA mobile display, comparing it to the IPS-LCD on the iPhone 4, the Super AMOLED on the Galaxy S, and the Clear Black AMOLED...

Gingerbread update for the Samsung Galaxy S leaked to the mass public

Gingerbread update for the Samsung Galaxy S leaked to the mass public

posted: 01 Mar 2011, 07:54

It turns out Samsung is cooking some Gingerbread 2.3.2 love for the Samsung Galaxy S (i9000) owners, which is surely a pleasant surprise...

European Samsung Galaxy S phones to taste Gingerbread in March

European Samsung Galaxy S phones to taste Gingerbread in March

posted: 28 Feb 2011, 09:56

Take this report with a pinch of salt, but a German site is alleging that the European version of the Samsung Galaxy S...

Samsung smartphone sales push profit to record levels

Samsung smartphone sales push profit to record levels

posted: 28 Jan 2011, 07:40

Samsung, the world's second largest phone manufacturer, reported strong last quarter cell phone sales of 80.7 million sold units, a 17% year-on-year increase. The mobile arms of the company registered record operating profit of around...

Video compares LG's Nova display and Samsung's Super AMOLED screen

Video compares LG's Nova display and Samsung's Super AMOLED screen

posted: 28 Jan 2011, 07:02

The Nova display from an LG Optimus Black is compared to the Super AMOLED screen from a Samsung Galaxy S; The LG display is more energy efficient when producing certain colors...

Samsung Galaxy S I9000 update for Android 2.2.1 is available through Kies

Samsung Galaxy S I9000 update for Android 2.2.1 is available through Kies

posted: 18 Jan 2011, 15:29

Owners in Sweden report that they're seeing it being pushed through Samsung's desktop application Kies, but it's unclear as to whether or not the upgrade will be pushed to other regions...

Samsung sold 20 million smartphones in 2010, expects to triple sales in 2011

Samsung sold 20 million smartphones in 2010, expects to triple sales in 2011

posted: 11 Jan 2011, 09:29

The Samsung Galaxy S was the true engine of Samsung's smartphone sales last year with more than 10 million handsets of the series sold throughout 2010. Total smartphone sales stood at 20 million in 2010, but...

Samsung achieves its goal of 10 million Galaxy S phones sold

Samsung achieves its goal of 10 million Galaxy S phones sold

posted: 03 Jan 2011, 04:19

Samsung Galaxy S has been the company's flagship model in 2010, and Sammy set a lofty goal to sell ten million of those by year-end. It just reported that the goal has been achieved, marking a great year for Samsung, thanks...

Samsung Galaxy S successor to be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in February

Samsung Galaxy S successor to be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in February

posted: 28 Dec 2010, 04:18

Rocking dual-core chipset, NFC chip and a new gyro, the next Samsung Galaxy S with Android Gingerbread is supposed to be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, which starts February 14th...

Samsung Galaxy S outsells the iPhone in S Korea

Samsung Galaxy S outsells the iPhone in S Korea

posted: 21 Dec 2010, 09:52

The Samsung Galaxy S has been a huge success for Samsung and recent sales figures come to confirm that Sammy managed to deal with the tough competition from Apple's iPhone in its homeland and outsell it in the first six months after the release...

Gingerbread ported to the Samsung Galaxy S

Gingerbread ported to the Samsung Galaxy S

posted: 18 Dec 2010, 12:33

The Samsung Galaxy S receives its crude Android 2.3 Gingerbread port just hours after the official kernel release. Most connectivity options like voice, Wi-Fi and GPS are not operational yet, but give the XDA-Devs some time...

Samsung Galaxy S drenched in white is now available in Germany

Samsung Galaxy S drenched in white is now available in Germany

posted: 13 Dec 2010, 14:44

If you're in the market for a white version of the Samsung Galaxy S, the only places you'll find it being offered are through Best Buy in the US and the Phone House in Spain. However, it now appears that this...

Clove UK now offers you a spare battery for the Samsung Galaxy S

Clove UK now offers you a spare battery for the Samsung Galaxy S

posted: 08 Dec 2010, 09:56

We all appreciate the fact that the Samsung Galaxy S is a monster of a phone, but that has its downsides too - like the fact that your battery needs to be recharged every day. That's not very convenient...

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