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[CNET] Samsung: Galaxy S II coming to U.S. in August

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Speaking to a group of Korean journalists earlier today, Samsung's president of mobile business and digital imaging Shin Jong-kyun said that the best-selling handset will make its way to the States "sometime in August."
http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-19736_7...u.s-in-august/

I can't wait to get my Samsung Within next month! I can't live without an AMOLED screen and they just get bigger Went from a Moment to an Epic and .5mm was a huge difference. The switch between AMOLED to Super AMOLED allowed me to see my screen perfectly in the sun. I can't wait to see what Super AMOLED+ has to offer.

Another article that I kinda find interesting

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2388808,00.asp
Edited by WannaBeOCer - 7/20/11 at 11:33pm
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Isnt it already here??? How does a friend of mine have one?
Edited by codejunki - 7/21/11 at 12:04am
    
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we have it up here
 
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Your friend has it because the unlocked version is $799. I can't wait for this phone to come to Verizon, I've been needing a phone so bad I was thinking of getting the Bionic if it came first but this phone looks even better.
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3g = no thanks
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post #6 of 43
Looks like a cool phone and good specs. Hopefully coming to Verizon.
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3g = no thanks
Who said it's only going to be 3G? Most cities only have 3G anyway so I would like to have 3G on this phone... but why wouldn't a high end phone be 4G, Samsung isn't dumb to sell a phone that doesn't have "The 4Gs" to compete with the iPhone/HTC.
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Who said it's only going to be 3G? Most cities only have 3G anyway so I would like to have 3G on this phone... but why wouldn't a high end phone be 4G, Samsung isn't dumb to sell a phone that doesn't have "The 4Gs" to compete with the iPhone/HTC.
iPhone isnt 4g
    
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iPhone isnt 4g
Never said it was but an iPhone 5 is coming September and Sprint is going to be selling it. I'm pretty sure the new iPhone will have 4G and I'm hoping Sprint hurries with their switch to LTE because WiMax is slow.
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My Galaxy SII is HSDPA which fair enough it's only enhanced 3G but I get 2Mbps which is more than enough for a mobile.

Also this sucks for you guys, I got mine at release and the week after they had already announced that the SIII is due for Q1 2012. I would skip the SII generation if I was in the US, I'm surprised it hasn't come to the market sooner.
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