Samsung Galaxy S : Breaking the magic spell of Apple phones

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South Korean tech-company Samsung rolled out its Android smartphone Galaxy S in March 2010, which has achieved the EISA Awards 2010-2011 for "European Smartphone of the Year". This phone is successfully providing a touch challenge to Apple's iPhone 4 with its plenty of spectacular specs. Consistently increasing popularity of this handset is evident from the fact that in January 2011, company sold virtually 10 million pieces all over the world.

Samsung Galaxy S Contract is empowered by a PowerVR graphics processor providing 20 million triangles per second, which makes it the fastest graphics processing unit in any Smart phone. Apart from this, it's the first Android phone, which has been certified for DivX HD.

While designing the Galaxy S, the company has put its best possible endeavors by delivering great hardware and leaving the software side to Google's Android operating system. Looking like iPhone 3GS, it packs on front 2 touch-sensitive, flat buttons and a single mechanical home-screen button. It lends the handset a sleek & pared-down look, thus setting it apart from other button-laden Android run phones as HTC Desire.

Weighing just 119g, Galaxy S features 4-inch Super AMOLED screen, which has gained admiration for vibrant colors and high saturation. The display even looks more excellent in comparison to LCD screen of iPhone. HSUPA connectivity lets you enjoy fast Web surfing over 3G, while Wi-Fi becomes handy when you've large files to swap. Moreover, you can wirelessly share your handset's 3G connection with other Wi-Fi devices like laptop, thanks to tethering feature.

Galaxy S provides 8GB and 16GB of internal memory, plus the capability of adding up to 32GB more with a microSD card. It converts Galaxy S into a massive memory monster, thus you can slap a slew of video and pictures on this handset to take advantage of its large screen. Equipped with fast surfing capability and a 1GHz processor, Galaxy S is snappy device. You can also enjoy FM radio on-board, and use the phone as a remote control in case you've a Samsung TV.

You can also easily access to Android Market, packed with apps, which are easy to download to handset. Moreover, pre-installed app Swype acts as an alternative keyboard and makes writing on screen more faster. Along with apps, you can also load up 7 home screens with widgets including live updates from social-networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. You can also download widgets from the Android Market like daily briefing widget, which displays the weather, news & calendar for day ahead. Galaxy S also flaunts large numbers of other great features including Aldiko ebook reader, similar to Apple's iBooks app and an amplified-reality app, Layar. This Samsung device is attainable at reduced prices via a bouquet of Samsung Galaxy S Deals, which are currently on offer on the stores of all the prominent networks like Vodafone, Virgin, Orange, O2, T-mobile, Three and many more.

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This article was published on 2011/05/10