Samsung Galaxy S II

Samsung Galaxy S II hits 10 MILLION in global sales

Samsung Galaxy S II hits 10 MILLION in global sales

Android's greatest selling device in its short history, the Samsung Galaxy S, is gaining a rather high-powered second generation sibling - the Samsung Galaxy S II has officially reached 10 million in global sales. Model: GT-I9100, aka the original version of this device, is the one we're speaking about, the rest that are being released here in the United States aren't even counted yet! Can you imagine the sales once the rest of the versions are released? Have a look at Chris Davies original review of this device and you'll see exactly why this is one of the most popular smartphones on earth right at this moment in history.

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Samsung Galaxy S II Hands-on [AT&T]

Samsung Galaxy S II Hands-on [AT&T]

Well folks, today I've just received an awesome Android smartphone thanks to Samsung. This being the Galaxy S II for AT&T I'm a little excited that these are finally here in the US. I've gone ahead and snapped a few pictures for all you hopeful readers planning to pick one up. What lies below is our quick hands-on video as well as a few lovely photos of the AT&T flavored SGSII. We've seen plenty of the Galaxy S II already, but this is the closest to the original (international model) here in the US as the others have a larger display. More details can be seen below.

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Samsung Epic 4G Touch Teardown

Samsung Epic 4G Touch Teardown

As it does come to pass with all amazing and fantastic devices, so too must it happen with the Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch - a teardown, one that will leave this device in bits for the whole world to see. The folks at ifixit have torn apart this first Galaxy S II to hit the shores of the USA piece by piece for you and I, and with their perfectly accurate lighting situations and cameras with HD resolution output, we'll be looking rather deeply and in full detail at this lovely amalgamation.

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Ice Cream Sandwich launcher app Hands-on [Video]

Ice Cream Sandwich launcher app Hands-on [Video]

When we heard today that the folks at Syndicate Apps (a third-party developer group known for their fun pre-release Android antics) were creating an Ice Cream Sandwich launcher, we just had to get our hands on it as soon as possible. So when they dropped their first version of what we know at this moment may well be Ice Cream Sandwich, or Android 2.4 for handsets, as the developer team making this app call it, we went to downloading and now have a hands-on video for you to take a look at. What you're going to see is a few different ways to launch apps, a slightly different look to the interface, and the way you can download this free launcher for yourself.

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iPhone 4 wins “world’s thinnest smartphone” rights against Samsung

iPhone 4 wins “world’s thinnest smartphone” rights against Samsung

Quick-fire question: What's the thinnest smartphone on the market? If you said the Samsung Galaxy S II then you should probably immediately write a check to Apple, since Samsung has just been smacked down in the UK over suggestions that it, not its rival, produced the most waifish smartphone. The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) sided with Apple amid the company's complaints that Samsung wasn't measuring the thickest point on the Galaxy S II in its comparisons.

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Samsung Epic 4G Touch Review

Samsung Epic 4G Touch Review

Let's call it frustration, not jealousy. Europe and Asia have been enjoying the charms of the Samsung Galaxy S II for several months now, leaving the US to suffer a serious case of the green-eyed monster. The first of the US variants has finally arrived however, the Samsung EPIC 4G Touch, a CDMA twist on the phone we've been waiting for, but has the charm faded over time? Check out the full SlashGear review after the cut.

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DROID BIONIC Review

DROID BIONIC Review

Smartphone users are a demanding lot. Give them the latest version of Android, big displays and 4G LTE connectivity, and they ask for a dual-core processor as well. Until now it's been too much to ask of Verizon, but all that changed with the arrival of the much-anticipated DROID BIONIC by Motorola this week. Announced back at CES in January and then variously updated and delayed since, Verizon promises that this is the fastest 4G phone around. Is this finally the LTE Android to satisfy speed-freaks? Check out the full SlashGear review after the cut.

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