Enterprise Mobility: Samsung's Growing Galaxy Lineup Make It a True Apple Competitor

 
 
By Michelle Maisto  |  Posted 2011-01-31
 
 
 

Samsungs Growing Galaxy Lineup Make It a True Apple Competitor

by Michelle Maisto

Samsungs Growing Galaxy Lineup Make It a True Apple Competitor

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 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 Galaxy S Captivate

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 Epic 4G

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."

Samsung Galaxy S Vibrant

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 name—or lack of one. ??í

Verizon 4G Phone

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 Ace

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 Fit

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 Gio

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.

Samsung Galaxy mini

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. ??í

4G LTE Galaxy Tab

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