October 26, 2009 |
For sheer wow factor in a compact camera, the TL225 is hard to beat. Besides including dual LCD screens (the one on the front is designed for self-portraits), Samsung provides a touchscreen-only, gesture-sensitive interface. On the downside, the TL225 supports only MicroSD/MicroSDHC cards, and its image quality isn't great. ($330) More info | Check prices
April 27, 2009 |
I'm going to lay this out to you straight: The Samsung N110 is, at its core, a slightly revamped take on the company's NC10 . A bit of streamlining (better plastics and a slimmer profile) here and a couple tweaks (immense improvement on the mouse button) there...it all adds up to polishing away blemishes found on the original version. So if you find some echoes between the two reviews, they're entirely intentional. Samsung has made an interesting decision to switch from the matte screen on the NC10 to the glossy side of the force.
August 24, 2009 |
The first thing you'll notice about Samsung's newest messaging phone, the Comeback ($130 with a two-year T-Mobile contract; as of August 19, 2009) is its amazing color scheme, which makes it look like a prop from a futuristic 1970s flick. Though the Comeback is far from sleek, it's a solid messaging phone with stereo Bluetooth support, a 2-megapixel camera (with 2.5X digital zoom), e-mail and IM support, and a full HTML browser. The Comeback is a bit clunky, at 2.2 inches wide by 4.3 inches tall by 0.7 inch thick,...
August 30, 2012 |
Nokia may be Microsoft's partner on Windows phone hardware, but Samsung got the jump on its competitors by announcing the first handset to run Windows 8. The ATIV S, Samsung announced Thursday, sports a 4.8-inch screen, a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor and is just one-third of an inch thick. The phone also has NFC and Bluetooth support, 1GB of onboard RAM, an 8 MP rear-facing and 1.9 MP front-facing camera, as well as the the option for 16 GB or 32 GB of internal storage. The phone also has a slot...
February 13, 2012 |
Samsung has taken the wraps off of its next offering in the Galaxy Tab line, the Galaxy Tab 2. The seven-inch tablet is the first Samsung tablet to have Android 4.0, a.k.a. Ice Cream Sandwich. The device has a 1GHz dual-core processor, a 3MP rear-facing camera and a front-facing camera for video chat. It also has some Samsung-specific features such as access to the Korean electronics company's Music Hub, Readers Hub, Game Hub and Video Hub as well as its AllSharePlay system. The new content-sharing hub from Samsung lets...
March 14, 2013 |
Samsung is set to make a big splash Thursday evening with the launch of its next Galaxy smartphone, which the company has dropped heavy hints will be called the Galaxy S4. Here's a catchup for those wondering what rumors are out about Samsung's new flagship so far, before the event starts at 7 p.m. tonight. Big screen, plastic body: Samsung is expected to continue its trend toward bigger screens with the Galaxy S4, with Bloomberg reporting that the phone will measure 5 inches on the diagonal, as...