Samsung Galaxy S II Review: T-Mobile’s Best Android Smartphone
28 October 2011
Excerpt: The Samsung Galaxy S II pulls out all the stops, offering virtually every feature a smartphone shopper is looking for. T-Mobile's version of this Android device has a 1.5 GHz[...]
Pros: Large, bright display, Fast performance, Excellent voice quality, Good external speaker, Very good camera, Good battery life
Cons: Almost too large to comfortably fit in my pocket, Some jaggy edges on the homescreen and application launcher, Back cover difficult to remove if you need to swap out SIM or microSD cards, Disappointing navigational experience (though I suspect a problem with the loaner phone)
Excerpt: Samsung's Galaxy S II smartphone debuted in the U.S. with Sprint, AT&T, and T-Mobile in September and we finally got our hands on a review sample. The Samsung smartphone runs on Android 2.3 "Gingerbread" operating system and includes an 8 MP camera with LED flash and 1080p video, front facing 2 MP...
Excerpt: The third and last US-bound Samsung Galaxy S II is here! Aaron reviews T-Mobile's flavor of the popular Android handset, and while it bears the same name as the international sensation, it offers some unique specifications that differentiate it.
Excerpt: Review time! Aaron takes an in-depth look at T-Mobile's Samsung Galaxy S II , which is available now for $229.99 with a two-year agreement. It offers similar features as the international sensation, but it adds some goodies like a 1.5 GHz dual-core Snapdragon S3 processor, 4.52-inch Super AMOLED...
Conclusion: If you are on T-Mobile and want the best phone available, if comes down to the Galaxy S II or the Amaze 4G. Both are comparable. It comes down to your preference of design and UI. I can’t imagine anybody buying a Galaxy S II and not being happy with it.
Conclusion: It’s a fantastic phone that has been cleverly created to stay relatively up-to-date in the near-future, with a high-speed dual-core processor, wireless syncing to your computer and the very latest version of Android.
Summary: AT&T subscribers now have two stellar smartphones to choose from at $199: The Galaxy S II and the iPhone 4S. The S II has a bigger Super AMOLED Plus display packaged in a lighter design than Apple's handset.
Summary: Of the new crop of superphones on T-Mobile's network, the $229 Samsung Galaxy S II is the most compelling. Not only does it serve up bleeding-edge performance and feature a lovely Super AMOLED Plus display, it also offers incredible endurance.
Review of the Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch (Sprint)
12 October 2011
Conclusion: The Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch is provides Sprint customers with a great choice for an Android device. The beautiful display, excellent camera and super snappy operation make it a real pleasure to use. Is it better than the Photon 4G? The general answer is, "Yes.
Samsung Galaxy S II T-Mobile review: A dragon's heir
11 October 2011
Conclusion: The Samsung Galaxy S II for T-Mobile is priced at $229.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate. Of course, you will also need a two-year contract with the magenta colored wireless provider in order to qualify for the above price.
Cons: No dedicated camera key, Slim body has poor grip when taking pictures, No FM radio