galaxy s II

  • New Update Appears To Bring ISIS Mobile Payments Support To T-Mobile’s Galaxy S II (Update)

    New Update Appears To Bring ISIS Mobile Payments Support To T-Mobile’s Galaxy S II (Update)

    It appears that a brand new update for the T-Mobile Galaxy S II subtly includes an “ISIS/NFC update.” If this update enables the ISIS service on the phone, it would make the Galaxy S II the first phone to utilize the Google-Wallet mobile payments competitor. ISIS, if you happen to have forgotten, (no one would blame you, it was announced all the way back in 2010) is an… Read More

  • AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II To Get Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Update On June 26

    AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II To Get Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Update On June 26

    After a moment of brief availability on Samsung’s Kies desktop software, AT&T recently pulled the Android 4.0 update for the Samsung Galaxy S II. But it would appear that the dark days are over, as AT&T has just announced on its consumer blog that Ice Cream Sandwich will indeed come to AT&T-powered Galaxy S IIs tomorrow. Android 4.0 brings with it some pretty major… Read More

  • Samsung Finally Pushes Ice Cream Sandwich To The Galaxy S IIs Of The World

    Samsung Finally Pushes Ice Cream Sandwich To The Galaxy S IIs Of The World

    Well, after a bit of a false start, Samsung finally seems to have done it. According to a new blog post on the official Samsung Tomorrow blog, the Korean consumer electronics giant has finally begun to push their Ice Cream Sandwich update out to the Galaxy S IIs of the world. And with that, Galaxy S II owners began once again to feel the love. Or at least, most of them did. The update in… Read More

  • Samsung Giveth And Taketh Away Ice Cream Sandwich For The Galaxy S II

    Samsung Giveth And Taketh Away Ice Cream Sandwich For The Galaxy S II

    Oh, how Galaxy S II owners’ hearts must have swelled last night! Samsung’s Filipino arm let slip on their news portal late yesterday that the long-awaited Ice Cream Sandwich update would be made available to owners of the international Galaxy S II on March 10. Sure, it would be all TouchWiz-ified, but users of Samsung’s one-time flagship handset would finally have access… Read More

  • U.S. Cellular To Add Galaxy S II To Their Lineup, No Love For LTE

    U.S. Cellular To Add Galaxy S II To Their Lineup, No Love For LTE

    Like the original Galaxy S before it, Samsung’s Galaxy S II sure knows how to get around. After having touched down on Sprint, T-Mobile, and AT&T (twice even), the Korean giant’s one-time flagship handset is now being embraced by the folks at U.S. Cellular. Customers who have pledged their allegiance to the nation’s sixth-largest wireless carrier are probably celebrating… Read More

  • AT&T’s Galaxy S II Will Launch On October 2 For $199.99

    AT&T’s Galaxy S II Will Launch On October 2 For $199.99

    Sprint’s version of the Samsung Galaxy S II was the first to hit the streets, but AT&T isn’t far behind with their own model. While it’s not available just yet, AT&T has announced today that their version will launch on October 2, with a $200 price tag on contract. Like the Sprint model, AT&T’s Galaxy S II runs on Samsung’s own 1.2 GHz dual-core… Read More

  • Sprint’s Epic Touch 4G Officially Goes On Sale

    Sprint’s Epic Touch 4G Officially Goes On Sale

    After months of teasing, the long wait is finally over: Sprint’s version of the Samsung Galaxy S II has launched today, and is available for just shy of $200 with a new contract on Sprint.com. Though it happens to sport an unfortunately cumbersome name, the Samsung Galaxy S™ II, Epic™ 4G Touch stands firmly in the upper echelons of Sprint’s collection. It’s surrounded… Read More

  • T-Mobile’s Galaxy S II Processor Revealed: It’s A Qualcomm!

    T-Mobile’s Galaxy S II Processor Revealed: It’s A Qualcomm!

    Finally! Astute readers may recall that when Samsung officially unveiled their three Galaxy S II variants at a New York event, the T-Mobile model was trapped in an acrylic prison. While Samsung’s reps remained quiet, word among the attendees was that T-Mobile’s Galaxy S II was running with a different processor than its brethren. A tweet from Samsung’s GalaxySsupport account… Read More

  • Finally! Samsung Mobile Boss Promises Galaxy S II U.S. Launch In August

    Finally! Samsung Mobile Boss Promises Galaxy S II U.S. Launch In August

    It seems those leaked shots of the Sprint-branded Samsung Galaxy S II were the real deal. Samsung’s mobile boss Shin Jong-Kyun told Korean reporters that “we expect to release the Galaxy S II in the U.S. market sometime in August.” The iPhone competitor originally launched in Korea back in April, and then shortly thereafter in the UK. For almost three long months… Read More

  • Samsung Readies 4G LTE Galaxy Tab, Galaxy S III Prematurely

    As Samsung’s Galaxy Tabs 8.9 and 10.1 wait to launch onto the market, Samsung mobile boss J.K. Shin is already filling us in on forthcoming tablets from the South-Korea based company. In an interview with Dow Jones Newswires, Shin spilled that the company plans to release a 4G LTE-capable version of the Galaxy Tab later this year. In other words, you’re yet-to-be purchased Galaxy… Read More

  • Samsung Gets 3 Million Pre-Orders For The Galaxy S II

    No doubt the Galaxy S II is a great smartphone, and it’s apparently set to sell really well, too. Samsung says [KOR] that global pre-orders for their flagship handset have reached 3 million as of the end of April (which means they should have received even more by now). Read More