Tag Archives: Samsung Vibrant

Galaxy Tab And Samsung Vibrant Price Drops

If you’ve recently been eyeing the Samsung Galaxy Tab or the T-Mobile Samsung Vibrant, we’ve got good news for you! Effective tomorrow, December 15th, T-Mobile will be reducing pricing on the Galaxy Tab and Vibrant. The Galaxy Tab, which was originally, $399.99 (with a 2-year agreement) will decrease to $349.99 after a $50 MIR. The Vibrant, originally $199.99 (with a 2-year agreement), will now be only $149.99 after a $50 mail in rebate. Combine that … [read full article]

Samsung And HTC Comment On Gingerbread Update Plans

Following the announcement of Android OS 2.3 (aka Gingerbread) and the Google Nexus S, many T-Mobile subscribers have been wondering when or if they will receive Gingerbread 2.3 update on their Android phones.  An HTC spokesperson today announced that HTC will update some of its handsets to the new Android 2.3 OS, although the spokesperson did not specify when or which handsets would get the update. Samsung, on the other hand, didn’t seem … [read full article]

Samsung’s Vibrant GPS Fix

Still having problems receiving an accurate GPS location with your Samsung Vibrant?  Well, Samsung thinks that they have the answer finally.  After trying that old workaround which didn’t seem to help much, they have a new offering.  They have created an app called GpsRestore by Samsung Mobile that will do as it is named, hopefully.  So, for all those Vibrant owners out there, search “GPSRestore” in the market, download it, launch it … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant Dock Arrives In Stores

The Samsung Vibrant remains one of the most popular (and attractive) devices in the T-Mobile lineup and what’s a popular phone with a beautiful screen without a dock? T-Mobile retail stores we’ve been told have begun receiving docks for use with the Vibrant as of yesterday. The dock, priced at $39.99 will act as a desktop speakerphone, charge your phone, provide a great angle for media viewing and it’ll automatically select the “dock” feature … [read full article]

Best Buy Offering Samsung Vibrant Free For “Free Phone Friday”

Nothing captures attention in the cell phone world quite like free pricing and Best Buy is ready to take their October “Free Phone Friday” deal out with a bang. A Samsung Vibrant bang that is for the T-Mobile faithful, which you can pick up obviously for free today and today only for both new and upgrading customers. This is your last chance to take advantage of Best Buy’s super special offer so if … [read full article]

T-Mobile TV Coming To myTouch Slide And Samsung Vibrant

If any myTouch Slide and Samsung Vibrant users were feeling a little left out of the T-Mobile TV game (seriously, were any of you?) rest assured it’s coming your way. According to our ninjas and the above screen shot, the last week of October will see a software update for MobiTV which will magically turn into T-Mobile TV at midnight. That was a Cinderella reference and not the actual time the update … [read full article]

Wirefly Pits The T-Mobile G2, Vibrant and Sprint Epic 4G Against Each Other

I wouldn’t exactly call it a dogfight but Wirefly has put together a video showing off the T-Mobile G2 in a speed test vs the T-Mobile Vibrant and the Samsung Epic 4G. Admittedly an unscientific comparison as most of these tests are and with the Vibrant receiving less than a good signal its hard to call any tests like this an accurate comparison but its nice to see T-Mobile HSPA+ is more than capable of … [read full article]

(Updated) Samsung Says Vibrant OTA On The Way?

It’s been a long and aggravating journey for Samsung Vibrant users with regards to an update to fix GPS issues that have been plagued them since the release of the handset. Last week continued to throw fuel on the fire with a vague tweet from Samsung regarding information surrounding the update that would arrive next week, which is now this week. Plenty of you expected news Monday, however none came. This morning … [read full article]

Samsung “Hears” Your OTA Requests For Vibrant, Promises More Info But No Date

Ah yes the Samsung Vibrant GPS fix/update situation continues with yet another promise by Samsung to have this OTA available soon. Except they didn’t promise an OTA, instead just info regarding the OTA next week. What makes this situation all the more troubling is that the AT&T Captivate has already received the very same update the Vibrant requires. I want to say this is looking more and more like a Behold 2 situation … [read full article]