Samsung has been in the news because of their Samsung Galaxy S phones. The numbers of the Galaxy S series of smartphones shipped are out of this world. Sprint is also touting their Samsung Galaxy success in their 4G galaxy.
The Samsung Epic 4G, one of the Samsung Galaxy S smartphones, is now also one of Sprint's best-selling devices for first-day sales, for Tuesday. The Samsung Epic 4G received excellent reviews and is the only Samsung Galaxy S smartphone to have full slide-out QWERTY keyboard. The HTC EVO 4G is believed to be Sprint's best-seller so far.
"We are prioritizing our Android platform. Android is very open and flexible, and there is a consumer demand for it," YH Lee, Samsung Mobile's head of marketing, said this week.
Samsung also expects to sell 1 million units of Galaxy Tab Android Tablets this year. The Galaxy Tab has a 7 inch touchscreen and runs Android 2.2 on a Cortex A8 1 GHz processor. Features include Adobe Flash Player 10.1, GSM/3G HSPA connectivity, 802.11n Wi-Fi, 3 megapixel camera, 1.3 mp front-facing camera, and Bluetooth 3.0. The Galaxy Tab has the new Media Hub for buying videos/movies and the Reading Hub for books.
The Galaxy S is currently available as the Samsung Captivate (read review) at AT&T, the Samsung Epic 4G (read review) at Sprint and the Samsung Vibrant (read review) at T-Mobile. The well-reviewed Samsung Fascinate is the Samsung Galaxy S, slated to arrive at Verizon as soon as next week. Many of these models are named in Wireless and Mobile News' Review of Reviews Top Ten Best Android an' Droid Phones Now an' Later.
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