The super popular Samsung Galaxy S II has been known for making international appearances with black, white and pink paint jobs, but has been limited to a rather mundane gunmetal and black color scheme in the U.S… for now. According to a T-Mobile representative, magenta customers will be getting the super-fresh, white version of the Galaxy S II within the next...

The Samsung Galaxy S II has some very impressive hardware and today we will be putting it to the test. Power by the dual-core 1.2GHz, Exynos 4210 SoC, the Galaxy S II zips through just about anything you can throw its way. Tiny Tower for Android Today we will be putting our Galaxy S II through a gauntlet of 12 different benchmarking apps that will test everything from...

T-Mobile’s 4G variant of the venerable Galaxy S is finally getting updated to Andoid 2.3, Gingerbread. Although the update is long overdue, Galaxy S 4G users will be happy to hear that wait is finally over. According to T-Mobile’s support site, the software update will be available beginning November 15th (today) and will update the Galaxy S 4G to Android...

T-Mobile has just announced the release date for Samsung’s latest 7 inch tablet, the Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus. The successor to the original 7 inch tablet will be available beginning November 16th, for $450 with a 250$ down payment, a “$50 mail-in rebate, T-Mobile Value Mobile Broadband plan, two-year service agreement, and 20 interest-free monthly payments of $10...

When the Galaxy S II hit U.S. soil, Verizon was prominently absent from the debut of Samsung’s wildly popular Android flagship device. It was then speculated that Verizon had opted out of a deal for the Galaxy S II instead claiming exclusive rights to what we now know as the Galaxy Nexus. According to Samsung’s official website this may not necessarily be...

This post is a Tips archive for Samsung Galaxy S II or Samsung Android phones having the latest Touchwiz UI. 1. Quick and simple soft reset 2. Task Switcher/Manager Shortcut 3. Swipe to call or message 4. Scientific Calculator 5. Download Manager 6. Modify Vibration Intensity 7. Power Saving Mode 8. Desktop Clock Mode 9. Change the default App Drawer icons 10. My File...

Just as Samsung and Google pulled the plug the October 11th Unpacked event that was supposed to remove the shroud o fmystery surrounding the coveted Galaxy Nexus, we’ve discovered news that further adds to the curious nature of the phone. The Galaxy Nexus was widely rumored to be a Verizon exclusive phone, especially due to the lack of a Galaxy S II variant for...

Samsung’s Galaxy S II has been repeatedly praised for its astounding hardware, especially its class-leading Exynos SoC which unforunately wasn’t going to make it onto T-Mobile’s Galaxy S II. No worries though because Qualcomm’s Snapdragon APQ8060 benchmarks quite nicely: Quadrant Benchmark Score: 3727 A sneaky ninja managed to get their hands...

September and October of 2011 have been and will be jam packed with Samsung hardware; from the Sprint, T-Mobile and AT&T’s Galaxy S IIs to the Galaxy Tab 10.1 and 7 Plus, the release dates just keep on coming. The latest leak from T-Mobile gives us a peak at their late October calendar with details about their very own version of the Galaxy Tab 10.1. This is...

The Samsung Galaxy S II has won the hearts of reviewers and consumers worldwide and even four months after its release it’s still receiving praise over its astounding hardware! There have been a plethora of smartphones released in 2011 with a variety of SoCs (system-on-a-chip) ranging from nVidia’s Tegra2 to Qualcomm’s Snapdragon. The Galaxy S II...