Tag Archives: Behold II

Android 1.6 Update For Behold II Coming June 28th?

You know that Android 2.x update Samsung promised Behold II owners and then failed to follow through for, causing angry customers and threats of a potential lawsuit? Yeah, that one. If you may recall, Samsung ended up announcing that it would give Behold II owners one last update to Android 1.6 stating that the Behold II was not upgradeable beyond Android 1.6. According to the folks over at Phandroid, they’ve gotten word … [read full article]

myTouch 3G 3.5mm & Behold II Price Cut

Looking to step up to the Android OS? Beginning June 2nd, Magenta will be offering the Samsung Behold 2 (currently $149.99 with a 2-year contract after rebate) for $99.99 after rebate. Additionally, the T-Mobile myTouch 3G w/3.5mm jack will also be available for $99.99 with a 2 year contract, down from the current $149.99 pricing. This discounted pricing will be available both in T-Mobile retail stores and via http://www.t-mobile.com for both upgrades and … [read full article]

Samsung Says, “Behold 2 Not Upgradeable Beyond Android 1.6″

It was just yesterday that we reported Samsung Behold 2 owners threatening to take legal action regarding a promise Samsung had made for a future upgrade to Android OS 2.x. To briefly summarize, basically, Samsung had promised an update to Android 2.x for the Samsung Behold 2 in a promo video before the device was released. Then, recently, in response to a Behold 2 owner, Samsung said the Behold 2 would never get an … [read full article]

Did The Behold 2 Get Left Out In The Cold?

Update: Engadget is now on the case as well! There is a story making the rounds that has a number of T-Mobile customers up in arms. Samsung, who, according to some buyers were sold the Behold 2 at launch under the premise it would later receive an updated version of Android is now the target of an online petition claiming that Samsung has failed to provide said update. While the facts of the … [read full article]

T-Mobile, Are You Listening?

Hi, I’m Nicole aka @c0z, the Associate Editor of AndroidGuys. I’ve also been the Copy Editor of Tmonews for a while now, but that’s all behind the scenes stuff. I finally decided to post something, I hope you don’t hate it! :) Please note: These opinions are mine and don’t reflect the opinions of Tmone–no wait, they actually do–so here we go… Oh T-Mobile, you have so many loyal … [read full article]

Want A Behold 2 Weeks Early? Craigslist Can Help

Ah yes, the usual sketchy Craigslist ad posted by some anonymous user who has miraculously gotten his/her hands on a device before the masses.  This time around we are looking at an individual who has managed to get their hands on the Behold 2 which can be yours for the low low price of $450 OR for trade with an iPhone 3G. Interestingly enough this user claims that the Behold II will not be available … [read full article]

Samsung Behold 2 Accessories Start Arriving

Ah, yes, the inevitable accessory screenshot indicating stores are ramping up for the launch of a new phone. The Samsung Behold II is a heavily anticipated addition to the T-Mobile USA lineup and Samsung’s second entry into the US Android market. We have yet to truly see what the interface will look like, but given the shot below combined with the very similar press shots, Touchwiz + Android should be very interesting indeed. Expected to drop[read full article]

Handy Comparison Shot For T-Mobile Android

One of our super ninjas just dropped this little goody in my inbox. I don’t know if its coincidental or absolutely planned that it drops on the day of the Cliq pre-order but I’m going to say it’s likely the former. Not much explaining needed other than to say we’re sorry the Samsung Behold II isn’t included in this list because we would love to know what’s under the hood on that device. Thankfully, we … [read full article]

November Launch Date Fun

Well with all the Project Dark news going on,  questions have surrounded what handsets we might be seeing? One of the more anticipated devices is the Samsung Behold II, the very first Android powered phone from Samsung and T-Mobile USA. Dropping in that AMOLED touch-screen for better viewing angles, along with Samsung’s “exclusive cube menu” system giving you quick access to all the features you care about most. Combined with user customizable home screens, support for … [read full article]

Samsung Behold II

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Specs: Full 3.2-inch  AMOLED touchscreen, 5 megapixel camera with auto-focus and LED flash, Music and Video Player, Android Release Date: As viewed above, expect this to drop November 18th 2009 Now Available Price: Will run you $149.99 with a qualifying 2 year contract Notes: Samsung and T-Mobile USA’s first Android powered phone, the Samsung Behold II will feature a nice crisp 3.2-inch AMOLED full touchscreen. In addition, the Behold II is equipped with Samsung’s innovative TouchWiz … [read full article]