Enterprise Mobility: Samsung Epic 4G Is Fast and Bright, but No iPhone Killer

 
 
By Nicholas Kolakowski  |  Posted 2010-08-23 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Samsung Epic 4G is the latest smartphone derived from the Samsung Galaxy S model, with a Super AMOLED screen and 1GHz processor capable of handling the device's multimedia-intensive features and apps. Like the Samsung Vibrant on T-Mobile, the Samsung Captivate on AT&T and the Samsung Fascinate on Verizon, the Samsung Epic 4G runs Google Android 2.1. Despite hardware and software designed to make it an Apple iPhone killer, however, the Epic 4G suffers from some of the same issues as the other Galaxy S phones: namely, an imbalance between the features that feel cutting-edge and those that feel decidedly half-baked.
 
 
 

Samsung Epic 4G Is Fast and Bright, but No iPhone Killer

by Nicholas Kolakowski
Samsung Epic 4G Is Fast and Bright, but No iPhone Killer
 
 
 
 
 
Nicholas Kolakowski is a staff editor at eWEEK, covering Microsoft and other companies in the enterprise space, as well as evolving technology such as tablet PCs. His work has appeared in The Washington Post, Playboy, WebMD, AARP the Magazine, AutoWeek, Washington City Paper, Trader Monthly, and Private Air. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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