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Samsung Debuts New Galaxy Products, Naming Convention on Eve of IFA

Samsung has announced a number of new Galaxy smart phones ahead of the annual IFA conference set to take place in early September. As we learned just a few days

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T-Mobile Hercules Confirmed as Galaxy S II Series Handset

The Samsung Hercules has been identified as a T-Mobile USA variation of the Galaxy S II lineup.  TmoNews obtained some information over the weekend which confirms  some long held suspicions that the Hercules would

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Samsung Fascinate Update Fixes Incoming Call Issues

If your Samsung Fascinate is having trouble receiving calls, then worry no more. Verizon is pushing out an update for the Fascinate that’s being dubbed ED05, that will fix the

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Samsung Confirms Gingerbread for Galaxy S, Tab, Other Devices

Samsung announced today that their popular Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab (and GALAXY Ace/Gio/Fit/mini) devices will see Android 2.3 Gingerbread in the middle of May (now) for UK and Nordic countries.

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Official Gingerbread ROM for Galaxy S Leaked (Update: Screenshots!)

It’s pretty official now, Samsung is working on Gingerbread for it’s Galaxy S line. And how do we know? The beta ROM has been leaked on some vague Polish forum.

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Samsung is taking a shot at the iPod touch with its Galaxy S WiFi

The Mobile World Congress (MWC) showed off some amazing new things, one of them being the WiFi only Samsung Galaxy S. It’s like a new-and-improved version of the iPod Touch. It does all the music and videos (not to mention video chat) that the regular phones do, just not voice usage. It’s a smaller tablet in reality.

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Galaxy SL to Have Super Clear LCD, Not SAMOLED

GSMArena has discovered that the Samsung Galaxy I9003 SL will not be packing a Super AMOLED screen like it’s Galaxy S brethren. Instead, it’ll rock a 4-inch WVGA Super Clear LCD screen, along with Froyo, a 1GHz TI OMAP 3630 processor, and 16GB of internal storage.

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Leaked MWC Plans Confirm Samsung Galaxy S 2, Tab 2

A leaked Samsung document shows the company presenting both devices on February 13th. While we don’t know exactly what will be in the smart phone and tablet, we at least know they’re on the horizon.

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T-Mobile Discounts Vibrant, Sets it Free for Very Limited Time

T-Mobile has dramatically dropped the price of their Samsung Galaxy S series phone, the Vibrant, for a very limited time. As in, you have a little over one day to take advantage of the savings.

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Galaxy S 2 Specs Rumored to Include Dual-Core Orion, 1GB RAM

A handful of specs, allegedly belonging to the Samsung Galaxy S 2 show the handset maker evolving nearly every facet of the phone.

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Samsung Teases MWC Announcement, “Evolution is Fate”

Samsung has begun a quiet campaign to stir up interest in their Mobile World Congress announcement next month. Promising us that “something big is coming” in February, we’re also told that “evolution is fate” on the Samsung Unpacked site.

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Cook Up a Custom Froyo ROM for Your Captivate or Galaxy S

Cooking your own custom ROM may seem quite complicated at the first glance, we’ll post a guide about the complicated side soon as well, but this kitchen for the Galaxy S and the Captivate makes your life a lot easier.

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Samsung Denies Charging Carriers for Updates

In response to recent rumors, Samsung has denied that they are charging carriers for Android updates: “”No. Samsung is not charging carriers for Froyo updates to Galaxy S. We hope

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Samsung Insider Takes to XDA to Explain How Updates Work, It’s “Largely Political”

Picture a snowball rolling down a hill, getting bigger by the moment and you’ll have an image of the growing hostility over the situation. Just what the heck is going on over at Samsung? Someone reporting to be from the inside of the handset maker has taken to XDA to share a few details. As he/she explains it the withholding of the update is “largely political one, not a technological one”.

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Samsung S5830 Headed to MWC?

We’ve gotten a few leaked images of yet another Samsung Galaxy S device. It’s the S5830, and word has it that we’ll see it at Mobile World Congress next month.