AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint Nextel and Verizon users may rejoice, Samsung Galaxy S is just some steps away from you!
Samsung has announced that five of the six largest U.S. wireless carriers have signed contract to sell Galaxy S Android smartphones which resembles iPhone. As reported long time back, Sprint will sell the Galaxy S as the Epic 4G, Verizon will sell it as the Fascinate, and T-Mobile will sell it as the Vibrant, loaded with Kindle e-books. AT&T’s Galaxy S will sell as the Captivate.
Samsung has accelerated its usual go-to-market strategy to deliver the phone to as many partners as possible. This might be one of the reasons for rolling out their android phone on all carrier networks. It could also be possible that no carrier operator was impressive enough with Galaxy S to lock it up exclusively for their carrier, despite resembling with the iPhone.
DivX HD Certified Samsung S Galaxy runs on Android 2.1 and 1 GHz application processor sporting a 4-inch AMOLED display which provides improved image quality and allows better visibility when used under direct sunlight. Its super-fast TouchWiz 3.0 user-interface (UI) provides users an instant access to their mobile lives. Powered with the rich augmented reality browser and advanced Location Based Service (LBS) capabilities, Galaxy S is blazingly fast in performance.
There are speculations that Samsung Galaxy S will be getting an Android 2.2 upgrade at some point in its future. Initially the smartphone will be shipped with Android 2.1 (Eclair). There are tons of other features that will be accompanied in android 2.2 update apart from flash 10.1, native internet tethering, and application manager. You might like to visit here for feature list of android 2.2 froyo.