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Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket Also Receives Android 4.0 ICS Update

 

 

The same day it made ​​the official Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update to the Galaxy Note (including Premium Suite), AT & T also released an updated ICS for another Android phone manufactured by Samsung. That is, the Galaxy S II Skyrocket (model number SGH-i727 ).

If you have an S II Skyrocket and do not know how to update it, go to the Samsung site to get more details. The update is done through Samsung Kies, so you have to download at some point.

For now, AT & T is selling the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket at $99.99 on contract. And that’s not a bad price for a relatively high-end smartphone with Android 4.0 ICS and LTE.

 

 

The Samsung Galaxy Note

Samsung Galaxy note – A hybrid between a smartphone and a tablet. It has a 5.3 inch HD screen and a stylus. It is powered by a dual-core 1.4GHz processor & 64GB of memory. It also has an 8 megapixel camera with 1080p HD video recording. The Samsung Galaxy Note is best for games, media and all kinds of apps. It is also a great tool for school, work and people on the move.

These are the Galaxy note specifications as enumerated from Samsung.com:

Network
HSPA+ up to 21Mbps 850/900/1900/2100
4G LTE
EDGE/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900
※ Network differs by country

Processor
1.4GHz Dual Core Processor

Display
5.3” WXGA (1280 x 800) screen
HD Super AMOLED

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Platform
Android™ 2.3(Gingerbread)

Camera
Main(Rear): 8 MP with LED Flash / Front: 2 MP
Action Shot, Beauty, Panorama Shot, Smile Shot

Video
1080p Full HD video recording & playback
Recording: 1080p@24~30fps/
Playback: 1080p@30fps
Codec: MPEG4/ H.263/ H.264/ DivX, WMV, VC-1

Audio
Codec : MP3, AAC, AMR, WMA, WAV, FLAC, OGG
Music Player with SoundAlive
3.5mm Ear Jack, Stereo FM Radio with RDS

Multi Input
Full touch
+ S Pen (Advanced smart pen)

Connectivity
Bluetooth® technology v 3.0 + HS
USB 2.0 HOST
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct

Sensor
Accelerometer, Digital compass, Proximity,
Barometer,Light

Memory
16GB Internal memory
+ microSD (up to 32GB)

Size
146.85 x 82.95 x 9.65 mm, 178g

Battery
Standard battery, Li-on 2,500 mAh

The Samsung GT-i9300

After the Samsung GT-i9300 leaked on the internet, many have said that this would be the new Samsung Galaxy S III. However, a profile of user agent (which appeared last month) said that the device has a screen with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels, the most appropriate resolution for a Tablet than a Smartphone. The confirmation comes from the fact that the i9300 (which, obviously, runs in the image under Android ICS) has some specific applications of S Pen, including Memo S, S Planner, and S Suggest.

The 5 and 10 inch Galaxy Notes are the only Samsung devices that use S Pen technology, so it is likely that the i9300 member of the Note series. Unfortunately, details about the launch are yet to be announced. As a regard for the Galaxy S III, this could be released as soon as April, and is likely to come with a quad-core processor, a high-definition screen of 4.7 in. (1280 x 720), Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, rear camera 12 MP ,with recording 1080p at 60 fps video, and a slender body of 8 mm.