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Samsung Successfully Tests Jelly Bean On Galaxy S II, Galaxy Note?

The boys from SamMobile are back once again with a follow up to their report last week on Jelly Bean and the Galaxy S II, Galaxy Note. Thankfully, if they are correct (and they usually) are, the news is good, nay it’s great as Samsung has successfully tested the Android 4.1 update on both devices and plan to make it available via Kies sometime in September/October. How long it will … [read full article]

Apple, Samsung Trial Yields Sales Figures For All US Phones Sold

Ah yes, another day in the Apple vs Samsung trial that yields some interesting sales figures and stats. This time, we’re getting a look at both companies sales figures beginning from when Samsung’s original Galaxy series lineup first went on sale. Most important to us of course is how T-Mobile handsets have performed and thankfully, we can tell exactly that. For the Samsung Vibrant, it sold close to 973,000 units in 2010 … [read full article]

Rumored Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy S II, Galaxy Note Jelly Bean Upgrade Timetables

We do love reports that tell us when we can look forward to the newest Android updates, even if they are just rumors for now. The latest report out of SamMobile, which has a good track record of Samsung intel, says we should expect to see the Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update coming in the third quarter. According to the site, internal testing on the Galaxy S III has proven successful and … [read full article]

Rumor Says Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Coming To Galaxy S III As Soon As Next Month, Samsung Testing For Galaxy S II

These are the kinds of rumors we love to hear, but know to read with caution as a new report from the boys at Sammobile says that Samsung is “almost ready” to update Galaxy S III devices to Android 4.1. If in fact this rumor is the real-deal, we could see the Jelly Bean update arriving as soon as August/September for Galaxy S III devices. Of course, carrier availability would vary around … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S II Up For CyanogenMod CM9 Release Candidate 2

T-Mobile Galaxy S II owners take note, the CyanogenMod team is getting ready to release Release Candidate 2 for a small group of devices, including the Galaxy S II on T-Mobile. As noted on the CyanogenMod team blog: “This release serves to stabilize CM9 as a product that you’d let your mom use…” Release Candidate 2 includes bug fixes and updated translations all leading to a final release of CM9, which is … [read full article]

TmoNews Reviews The Samsung Galaxy S III

With full disclosure in mind, I’ve had the Galaxy S III in my possession since June 20th, a day before it “launched” on T-Mobile’s network. After some traveling and busy work thanks to keeping tabs on all the Google I/O news, I’m finally reading to put thoughts to paper and bring a comprehensive review of Samsung’s flagship handset. There was plenty of excitement leading up to the Galaxy S III launch, thanks in … [read full article]

Full Price Breakdown On All T-Mobile 4G Devices For Upcoming Father’s Day Sale

Looking for a complete price breakdown for T-Mobile’s upcoming Father’s Day sale? We’ve got you covered as every device T-Mobile will have on sale, be it for Classic or Value plans is covered in this document which just landed in our inbox. You’ll find the upfront cost on both Classic and Value rate plans, along with your anticipated rebate and net cost of $0.00 after rebate. It’s pretty simple actually, what’s not … [read full article]

So, How Is Ice Cream Sandwich On The Galaxy S II?

So here are we, around twenty hours or so past the release of Ice Cream Sandwich for the Galaxy S II and I want to know — how’s it going? Any hiccups during the update process? Any problems with the update itself? Any additional features you love? Any missing features you need? Still looking to do the update? Don’t forget to check out either T-Mobile or Samsung landing pages with both … [read full article]

T-Mobile Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich Update Now Available, For Real This Time

Right on schedule, Samsung has released the Ice Cream Sandwich update for the T-Mobile Galaxy S II. The update requires the download of Samsung’s Kies software for either Mac or Windows platforms. If you need a detailed set of instructions to aid in your update, hit the Samsung link at the end of this post. Don’t waste any more time reading this, hit that Samsung link below to get started. [read full article]