Posts tagged as: Galaxy S

Court Blocks Samsung’s Try to Appeal Apple Ruling

A federal appeals court has shut down Samsung’s hopes of overturning a jury verdict that found it guilty of violating Apple’s patents. In 2012, a jury found Samsung had willfully violated a number of Apple patents in handsets such as the Galaxy S and S2. The jury awarded Apple $1 billion in damages, though that […]

Samsung Has Sold 30 Million Units of Galaxy S/Galaxy S II Phones

Samsung started off the week by reaching a combined milestone for the Galaxy S line. Both the original, its variants, and the Galaxy S II have reached a total 30 million sales worldwide since they arrived in mid-2010. About two thirds of those were the original design, while the rest were the S II. The […]

Samsung Galaxy S II Beats Galaxy S 10 Million Sales Mark

Samsung on Sunday cracked another milestone and said the Galaxy S II had passed 10 million sales. The figure comes five months in and beats the time for the original Galaxy S, which took two months more to hit the same amount. The largest piece of Galaxy S II sales, 3.6 million, was in Samsung’s […]

Android 2.3.4 Now Out for US Cellular Mesmerize

US Cellular​’s Galaxy S phone, the Mesmerize, has now began receiving the software update to Android 2.3.4. The benefits are outlined online and include better power management, updated menus and settings, new shortcuts and easy-to-read displays. Text input and editing is also faster thanks to the improvements. Users can also copy numbers, addresses and website […]

T-Mobile G2X Tops in Consumer Reports Camera Tests

In its August issue, Consumer Reports shares a test of 45 smartphones with a focus on their integrated cameras. It finds that the eight-megapixel camera in the T-Mobile G2X was the very best, with very good still images and the best in terms of video quality. The story also includes ratings for stand-alone cameras and […]

Galaxy S, Galaxy Tab Now Have TV Remote App

Samsung today has released a TV remote control app for its Galaxy line of Android devices. Versions of TV Remote optimized for Galaxy S phones and the Galaxy Tab replicate the features of the iOS app and will steer many of Samsung’s 2010 and 2011 TVs over the local network. The app handles both the […]

Samsung Promises Android 2.3 for Galaxy S Phones

Samsung’s Galaxy S smartphones will get Android 2.3 firmware, according to a Twitter post from Samsung’s Indian arm this week. This comes after an earlier answer about evaluating whether the latest Google OS will arrive on the handsets was in question. There should be no technical issue stopping Samsung from doing this, as the Google-branded […]

Samsung Media Hub for Galaxy Tab and Galaxy S Phones

Samsung as part of its Galaxy Tab kicked off announced the launch of Media Hub.   Media Hub is  a video store for its Galaxy devices. The initial version will offer movies and day after TV shows from NBC, Paramount, Universal and Warner, with more expected later. Content is DRM-protected but can be shared between […]

Samsung Fascinate Available Tomorrow on Verizon

Verizon and Samsung  today announced that the Samsung Fascinate, a Galaxy S smartphone exclusively from Verizon, will be available online on Sept. 8 and in Verizon Wireless Communications Stores on Sept. 9 for $199.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement. Powered by Android 2.1, the Fascinate refines customers’ social networking […]

Samsung Has Shipped 1 million Galaxy Phones in US

Samsung started the week by confirming that it had shipped one million  Galaxy S phones in the US. The tally includes the combined numbers for AT&T’s Captivate and T-Mobile’s Vibrant and took 45 days to reach. It doesn’t yet include the  Epic 4G, which reaches Sprint tomorrow, or the Fascinate, which reaches US Cellular and […]

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