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OMNIA II revealed?

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OMNIA II revealed?
First and before most, let us fill you in on the background. We first heard of the Samsung GT-I8000 about half a month ago, when documents on it were published at FCC, plus there was also a Wi-Fi certificate referring to the handset as the Cubic37. This made us think it would be powered by the Samsung´s rumored 3D cube interface. Now, the Mobili linija web site has posted an image that is said to be of the Samsung I8000 and also gives the device an additional name - the Samsung OMNIA II.
Could this be the OMNIA II?

Could this be the OMNIA II?

So, here’s what the phone offers if the info is to be believed: a 3.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen with 480x800 pixel resolution, 8.1-megapixel LED flash camera, Wi-Fi, DivX and Xvid support.

The handset looks very, very similar to the Samsung Jet S8000 (which was initially known as the Cubic) that we saw in a video earlier today. Could these be a new Samsung line? We hope to see them officially on the Unpacked event on June 15.

source: Mobili linija (translated) via mobil port (translated)

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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:43

1. filteroff (Posts: 34; Member since: 18 Feb 2009)

Is this a CDMA or GSM phone? When is it due for US?

posted on 08 Jun 2009, 13:26

2. AZNphoneGeek (Posts: 200; Member since: 15 May 2009)

i haven't heard anyting but i'm thinking....VZ. possible cause they have the original omnia? lol. sorta like the changes of tmobile getting the sidekick2. oh wait they did.

posted on 08 Jun 2009, 13:44

3. filteroff (Posts: 34; Member since: 18 Feb 2009)

I though the original Omnia was GSM... would be nice if it was for the big red... wishful thinking.

posted on 08 Jun 2009, 16:59

6. Kiltlifter (Posts: 742; Member since: 11 Dec 2008)

The original omnia i900 was GSM... there was a CDMA version i910 for vzw in the US... I think it would only be practicle if the device was a TRI global device GSM/CDMA/UMTS phone... VZW is trying to get most its smartphpones that way to appeal to the global professional. Storm, Saga, the new HTC Snap.\, etc.

posted on 08 Jun 2009, 13:48

4. surethom (Posts: 913; Member since: 04 Mar 2009)

3.7 inch screen is way to big 3.5 would be better. We want Xenon flash on Win Mobile........

posted on 08 Jun 2009, 14:59

5. metalpoet (unregistered)

i hope it comes to verizon just like the original omnia did. i think its time that verzion get a 8 mp camera phone

posted on 08 Jun 2009, 17:55

7. allfunandgames (Posts: 2; Member since: 08 Jun 2009)

let us pray this version, if it is for big red, is better than the first. Poor Omnia, such beautiful potential....I really wanted to love it.

posted on 12 Jun 2009, 10:09

8. vzwcody (Posts: 14; Member since: 22 May 2009)

I concur. We stopped ordering the Omnia to sell due to the fact that out of the 16 we sold, 15 came back. It had potential but it was buggy as hell and I don't much care for windows mobile.

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