Category: Samsung

Samsung Galaxy S II coming to Canada by early Q3

During the Nexus S launch event this morning I had a quick conversation with Samsung VP Paul Brennan who stated the incredibly thin Android-powered Samsung Galaxy S II will be released in Canada. They are still working our the carrier details but he’s optimistic that it’ll launch either really late Q2, but more likely early


Nexus S media preview scheduled for April 14th

The Nexus S will be available soon via TELUS, Bell, Rogers, Videotron, WIND, Mobilicity, Fido and Koodo Mobile. We are still waiting on official price plans but we were invited to a media preview that’s scheduled for April 14th (although the launch date is still unconfirmed). The Nexus S will come with the latest Android


The Nexus S is coming soon to Canada (first quick hands-on)

It’s been rumoured for a few weeks now that the Google Nexus S will be hitting Canadian soil. Thankfully one of them just arrived at our doorstep and this Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) device will be launching across multiple carriers sometime in Q1 (so by the end of March). That’s all we know. I captured an


Review: Samsung Rugby II

With much focus nowadays on smartphones, Wi-Fi, Facebook and any other top of the line frills, many have forgotten the trusted and durable flip phone. Samsung has recently released the Rugby II, the sequel to their original rugged flip phone, which is advertised as “military grade”, as it reportedly meets US Army standards for shock,


Video: How should we test the durability of the Samsung Rugby II?

The Samsung Rugby II is available through TELUS, Bell and Rogers all on various pricing models. This is the latest rugged device to land in Canada and it meets military specs that can apparently resist shock, hot temperatures, water and dust. We did a quick overview of the hardware as it comes with a 1.3-inch


Video: Samsung Galaxy Tab’s Gorilla Glass takes on 3 bullets

In this video the Samsung Galaxy Tab’s Gorilla glass takes a beating by this dude who shoots 3 metal bullets with a co2 carbon dioxide powered gas gun. It looks like he’s only about a couple feet away. To say the least… the Tab’s 7-inch display is strong. Check it out after the break:

TELUS releases the eco-friendly Samsung Evergreen

Remember environmentally friendly phones? These always come out around Earth Day but they have been a bit silent of late – no worries though. TELUS has just released the Samsung Evergreen (not on their site yet). This device is made from 70% recycled plastic and is packaged in 80% recycled material. As for what you


Samsung Galaxy Tab being released by Bell on November 12th

The other day it was revealed on Bell’s retail chain The Source that the shipping date of the Samsung Galaxy Tab is “Expected to ship by November 16th, 2010″ for “$649.95. Thanks to an internal doc that shows this new Android 2.2 OS tablet will actually be available on November 12th. No word on other