Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on

Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on

The Samsung Galaxy S was one of the most successful handsets last year – it took us with its brilliant 4-inch Super AMOLED screen and smooth performance. The appearance of successors was imminent. And while the Samsung Galaxy S II took most of the limelight, it is the Samsung Galaxy S 4G which we got a hold off as it might launch even earlier than the S II.



Its design is reminiscent of the Samsung Vibrant... or should we say the same? The S 4G has the standard four capacitive buttons, just as the Samsung Vibrant. The greyish back cover on the S 4G differs only in color, it feels plastic however just as its predecessor.


Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on
Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on
Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on

Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on
Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on
Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on


We can't help but wonder – is now the best time for a new device which basically mimics the original Galaxy S? The Samsung Galaxy S II was recently announced with a major overhaul including a dual-core processor. It will be the first one to offer 21+ Mbps in HSPA+ speeds, which might attract users. And hopefully Samsung will be smart with its pricing of the S 4G, which would undoubtedly help sales.



The Galaxy S 4G comes with a front-facing snapper for easier video chats and the camera is bundled with Qik Video Chat. The handset will come with the full version of the thrilling movie Inception.


Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on
Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on
Samsung Galaxy S 4G Hands-on





Related phones

Galaxy S 4G
  • Display 4.0" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 3, Single core, 1000 MHz
  • Storage 1 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 1650 mAh(6.50h 3G talk time)

FEATURED VIDEO

2 Comments

1. achilles

Posts: 54; Member since: May 27, 2010

Does the Samsung Galaxy S 4G come with a camera flash?

2. Gconcepts unregistered

Unfortunately, No Flash. Why does T-Mobile carry the crappiest phones of all carriers? The Galaxy S2 is about to come out and T-Mobile is releasing Galaxy S 4g without flash and probably will never get upgraded to Gingerbread.

Latest Stories

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.