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Best Buy Nexus S site goes live, again

You all remember when the Best Buy website first made mention of the Samsung Nexus S? Of course you do, it was one of the many hints we had that the Samsung Nexus S was indeed on it's way bringing the joys of Gingerbread with it as well as the "Pure Google" experience. Amidst all the announcements...

The Nexus S backstory: Pure Google

The Nexus S will be the first Android phone to ship with Gingerbread, and Google's put together a nice little video featuring the backstory of the device, as well as more on Gingerbread. It's a good look at the "pure Google" experience. Check it out. [Google Blog]

Nexus S available Dec. 16 at Best Buy, Dec. 20 at Carphone Warehouse (Update: Pricing announced)

The Samsung Nexus S will be available on T-Mobile USA starting Dec. 16. In the UK, you can get it at Carphone warehouse starting Dec. 20. Pricing still has not been announced. Samsung's full press release is after the break.Update: Best Buy has announced pricing: Customers can purchase Nexus S for...

Nexus S landing page now live: T-Mobile, Gingerbread, 1GHz processor

The Samsung Nexus S is now live on Google's phone page, and we finally have full and official specs. Let's break 'em down: Carrier: T-Mobile OS: Android 2.3 Gingerbread Screen: 4-inches @800x480 Processor 1GHz Samsung Cortex A8 512MB RAM, 16GB ROM Wifi 802.11 b/g/n...

Nexus S demonstrates its video recording capabilities

Despite Eric Schmidt showing off what we believe to be the Nexus S at last month's Web 2.0 summit, Google has been very tight-lipped about its new flagship device.  Thanks to a Picasa gallery that has since been removed, we got to take a look at some photos that are rumored to have been taken with...

Samsung unveils new NFC chips destined for mobile devices

 While it shouldn't really come as a surprise since Google CEO Eric Schmidt showed it off during the Web 2.0 Summit. But Samsung today, has finally unveiled its NFC (Near Field Communications) chips with embedded flash. The embedded flash portion could be quite a key factor for Samsung as the NFC...

Is this another Nexus S sighting?

Update: The picture in question has been removed from public view on Picasa, and we've removed it here at the owner's request.Maybe we're all just getting so tired of waiting for the Samsung Nexus S (if indeed that is its name) to be announced that we're starting to see it everywhere. The latest...

Samsung Nexus S gets new Wifi, GPS antennas, shows them to the FCC

What would you do if you were a smartphone and your maker just gave you new Wifi and GPS antennas? Why, you'd show them to the Federal Communications Commission, of course. And that's just what's been done with the Samsung GT-i9020T, otherwise known as the yet-to-be-announced-but-seen-a-plenty...
Android Central Podcast

Android Central Podcast Episode 40

Gingerbread news More Nexus S Gingerbread pics and specs leak Hey, look, it's the Nexus S again Gingerbread reportedly spotted in the wilds of Belgium Hardware news Droid 2 Global officially acknowledged by Verizon on Facebook HTC drops WiMax and CDMA enabled device off at the FCC --EVO...

More Nexus S Gingerbread pics and specs leak

An unnamed source has leaked pictures of the Nexus S running Gingerbread to XDA-Developers, and some rumored specs to go along with. There's about half a dozen blurrycam shots (aren't they always?) showing the software information, the UI, and the device itself -- check the source link for the...

Hey, look, it's the Nexus S again

Hey, lookie there, another shot of the not-so-mythical Samsung Nexus S. You guys have been hitting our inbox all weekend with EXIF data that points to the GT-i9020. And that in turn led to Picasa user Ben Saitz, who in turn led us to this picture of the Nexus S longside a Macbook Pro. Can't tell...
Android Central Podcast

Android Central Podcast Episode 39

Top o' the news - Gingebread is Nigh! Google CEO teases Gingerbread on Samsung Nexus SNexus One gets an update to FRG83D (no, it's still not Gingerbread)Android Market obviously getting revamp with addition of new graphicsAndroid Market developer console down for scheduled maintenance [updated]What...

Nexus S, Honeycomb and bug hunting on the Droid Pro [from the forums]

After Eric Schmidt showing off the Nexus S yesterday, along with Gingerbread our rumored devices portion of the forums has been busy. In addition to all the Nexus S talk, we got 2 new contests and we seek out some calendar bugs on the Droid Pro. What of the Galaxy Tab getting Honeycomb? Will it...

Nexus S teaser video now available for your viewing pleasure

Yesterday during the Web 2.0 summit we got a brief look at Google CEO Eric Schmidt showing off Gingerbread -- Android 2.3 as well as, the now infamous "unannounced" device also known as the Nexus S. While it's time on stage was brief, it was more than enough to have us wanting to see more. A few...

Google CEO teases Gingerbread on Samsung Nexus S

Google CEO Eric Schmidt this afternoon gave a sneak peak at Gingerbread -- Android 2.3 -- on "an unannounced" Android device that sure looked a lot like the Samsung Nexus S. It's all going down as we type at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco. Will we "get" Gingerbread today? Doesn't sound like...

Blogger teases time with Samsung i9100, MotoTab

You know how bloggers are -- gotta take us all with a grain of salt (and some of us more than others). But when Mobile-Review's Eldar Murtazin teases that he's seen something, chances are better than average that he's actually laid eyes on the unicorn. And that brings us to a couple of recent...

Tab talk, Droid Pro and more Nexus S speculataion [from the forums]

Today we're talking Samsung Galaxy Tab, Droid Pro and still hashing out the rumors surrounding the Nexus S specs. Will it run dual cores? Make Jerry coffee in the morning? Lets talk about it in the forums. The Droid Pro forums - Droid Pro On AT&T  Samsung Galaxy Tab talk  - Screenshots,...
Android Central Podcast

Android Central Podcast Episode 38

Top o' the news - Yes on Nexus 2, no on Gingerbread Samsung Elite /Nexus S / Nexus 2 pics from the wildThis the Samsung Elite/Nexus S/Nexus 2?Best Buy tips the 'Nexus S' on T-Mobile? Maybe, or maybe notBest Buy to feature Nexus S materials as soon as Nov. 14 [rumor]Nexus One will be the first to...

Best Buy to feature Nexus S materials as soon as Nov. 14 [rumor]

When it rains, it often pours -- Nexus S (or Nexus Elite, or Nexus 2; pick your poison at this point) rumors are no different.  The fellows at Android Police have got their hands on an internal screen from Best Buy, showing that promotional materials, and possibly some sort of dummy unit, are...

Samsung Elite /Nexus S / Nexus 2 pics from the wild

Call it the Samsung Elite, the Nexus 2, or the Nexus S -- finally some photos have cropped up.  Engadget has a handful of shots of what they are calling the Nexus S, complete with packaging labeled "i9020."  There's a SIM card slot, if you had any doubt of a GSM device. If you don't want to get...

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