Post Tagged with: "Galaxy S II"

CyanogenMod 10.1 Release Candidate now available

CyanogenMod 10.1 Release Candidate now available

CyanogenMod – possibly the most popular third party ROM for Android – has made a release candidate of their newest offering available. CyanogenMod 10.1 is based on Android Jelly Bean 4.2 and is currently said to support just over 40 devices – as you’d expect, this includes mainstream Samsung devices, various Nexus devices, and a handful of devices from other[Read More…]

by 3:30 pm on May 9, 2013 7 comments Modding, News
Vodafone to begin rollout of Jelly Bean to Samsung Galaxy S II tomorrow

Vodafone to begin rollout of Jelly Bean to Samsung Galaxy S II tomorrow

On the 5th of April Vodafone annoubced that they had approved the Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy S II for both the Vodafone and 3 models. Unfortunately at the time, no date was given on when the update would be rolled out but today the information has been updated to advise that the update will begin to rollout[Read More…]

by 5:27 pm on April 9, 2013 12 comments OS Update, Phones
Samsung have shipped over 100 million Galaxy S devices

Samsung have shipped over 100 million Galaxy S devices

You may have heard of a little family of devices from Samsung called the “Galaxy S” range. Well, apparently they’re pretty popular, with Samsung shipping over 100 million Galaxy S units in total. Other cool numbers from Samsung include selling 190,000 Galaxy S IIIs each day, and 40 million Galaxy S II and Galaxy S III shipments each. With the[Read More…]

by 1:18 pm on January 17, 2013 6 comments News, Phones
Samsung Galaxy S II 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Test Firmware Leaks

Samsung Galaxy S II 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Test Firmware Leaks

We heard a rumor a little while a go that the Galaxy S II would be getting a Jelly Bean Update around Q4 this year, well it seems as though you can download a near to perfect test release of Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean for the Galaxy S II. SamMobile have some instructions for how to go about flashing your[Read More…]

by 6:29 pm on November 16, 2012 8 comments News
Video: This is what happens when you run the USSD exploit on the Samsung Galaxy S II

Video: This is what happens when you run the USSD exploit on the Samsung Galaxy S II

If you wanted to see if that factory reset from the browser exploit is actually a thing, then watch the video below — it’s kind of mind blowing to think this is possible. The issue is clearly there on the Galaxy S II, however, the Galaxy S III is immune from this exploit from within the browser, but can happen[Read More…]

by 11:20 am on September 26, 2012 10 comments News, Phones
Jelly Bean rumours for SGS II, SGS III, Note and Note 2

Jelly Bean rumours for SGS II, SGS III, Note and Note 2

There hasn’t been much official word on any types of updates for the most popular phones that Samsung has sold in the last year, we’ve seen insane profits reported for the last quarter by Samsung and sales figures for the Galaxy S II and III seem pretty fantastic and the surprise hit the Galaxy Note is also selling well and[Read More…]

by 9:27 am on August 8, 2012 8 comments OS Update, Phones, Rumours
Samsung have sold 28 million Galaxy S II, 24 million Galaxy S, 7 million Galaxy Notes

Samsung have sold 28 million Galaxy S II, 24 million Galaxy S, 7 million Galaxy Notes

Samsung aren’t just proud of their current flagship device, the Galaxy S III, they’re also very proud of their previous flagships in the Galaxy S and Galaxy S II, as well as the Galaxy Note, which is a flagship in a category of its own. SammyHub have confirmed some sales numbers of these devices with Samsung and they’re pretty astounding.[Read More…]

by 6:16 pm on June 1, 2012 2 comments News, Phones
Australian-based Kickstarter will create Galaxy Nexus magnet-mounting case

Australian-based Kickstarter will create Galaxy Nexus magnet-mounting case

I’m a late comer to Kickstarter projects but I’m starting to have a great time looking through the many wonderful projects that are out there, in particular in regards to Android based projects. I just came across this project from Melbourne based company, Studio Proper, which aims to produce a mounting system for the Galaxy Nexus and Galaxy S II[Read More…]

by 10:24 am on June 1, 2012 4 comments Accessories, News
Samsung Galaxy S II now available on Red Bull MOBILE

Samsung Galaxy S II now available on Red Bull MOBILE

Red Bull MOBILE Australia have added a new device to their lineup: the Samsung Galaxy S II. It joins the fairly bare lineup that includes only the HTC Salsa and HTC Explorer, so it’s certainly a high-end device in comparison. You can’t buy the Galaxy S II outright, instead you can get one starting at $619, includes half a years[Read More…]

by 6:32 pm on May 29, 2012 2 comments Carriers, News, Phones
Majority of MobiCity’s best selling phones are Android

Majority of MobiCity’s best selling phones are Android

MobiCity have released some interesting info regarding their best-selling phones over the previous 3 years. Unsurprisingly it’s all Android at the top; leading the pack is the Samsung Galaxy S II followed by the HTC Desire — the device was a huge success when it first launched back in 2010. Behind that is the Desire HD, another hallmark device for[Read More…]

by 12:30 pm on May 27, 2012 8 comments News, Phones