Enterprise Mobility: Samsung's Growing Galaxy Lineup Make It a True Apple Competitor
Samsungs Growing Galaxy Lineup Make It a True Apple Competitor
by Michelle Maisto
Samsung Galaxy S Fascinate
Samsung introduced the i9000, called the Galaxy S, at the 2010 CTIA show. It later expanded the Galaxy S to a lineup of phones, including one for each major U.S. carrier. Verizon Wireless offers the Samsung Galaxy S Fascinate.
Samsung Galaxy S Captivate
The Captivate is AT&Ts Galaxy S smartphone. It features a 4-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen, a 1GHz processor, WiFi and 3G connectivity and Samsungs TouchWiz user interface.
Samsung Epic 4G
Sprints Galaxy S is the Epic 4G. A bit bulkier than other Galaxy S models, it boasts features they lack, such as a slide-out keypad, a front-facing camera and support for 4G connectivity.
Samsung Galaxy S Vibrant
The Vibrant is T-Mobiles Galaxy S. Like the others, it features a head-turning 4-inch display and speedy processor, but its also more entertainment-inclined, outfitted with extras such as the Kindle for Android app, access to MobiTV and a copy of the film "Avatar."
Verizon 4G Phone
The Samsung Verizon 4G Android smartphone that Samsung designed for Verizons 4G network features a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED Plus display thats so sharp and snazzy, it may make users forget its crummy nameor lack of one. ??Ã
Samsung Galaxy Ace
Of Samsungs four new phones for first-time smartphone owners, the Ace features the largest display, at 3.5 inches. Its processor is 800MHz.
Samsung Galaxy Fit
The display on the Galaxy Fit is 3.31 inches and the processor is 500MHz. Like the Ace, it runs Android 2.2 and features a 5-megapixel camera, Samsungs TouchWiz interface and WiFi and A-GPS connectivity.
Samsung Galaxy Gio
The Gio features a 3.2-inch display, an 800MHz processor, a 3-megapixel camera and WiFi, and, like its three siblings Samsungs Social Hub and TouchWiz, plus Swype technology for quick text input.
Samsung Galaxy mini
Actually a smidge wider than the Gio, the mini has a 3.14-inch display, a 600MHz processor, a 3-megapixel camera and, like its siblings, A-GPS, a media player, a document viewer and Bluetooth 2.1.
4G LTE Galaxy Tab
The 4G LTE (long-term evolution) version of the Galaxy Tab will feature a 1.2-GHz Cortex-A8 Hummingbird processor, a 7-inch TFT display, a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera and Android 2.2. Verizon is expected to begin offering it mid year. ??Ã