Samsung Speaks Up Over Antennagate—"Reception Problems Have Not…

So we've already had HTC, Nokia and RIM give us their side of Apple's odd attempt to downgrade the entire smartphone industry, now it's Samsung's turn—which says "Reception problems have not happened so far" on Omnia II. » 7/19/10 4:40am 7/19/10 4:40am

Now Available

In this installment of Now Available: Dell's snazzy Vostro 1015 laptop, WowWee's sweet-as-cinnamon pico projector, the not-so-hot Samsung Omnia II, and the Nokia N900, a smartphone that's so smart it's not even a smartphone. » 12/03/09 4:40pm 12/03/09 4:40pm

It's Official: Samsung Omnia II Is $200 on Verizon

Last Friday's tipster was right on the money: The Omnia II lands December 2 for $200 on contract (after $100 mail-in rebate). It runs WinMo 6.5, but that sweet-looking 3.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen gets the 3D cube TouchWiz 2.0 UI. » 11/23/09 9:00am 11/23/09 9:00am

Samsung Omnia II Hits Verizon December 2 for $200

I still don't know why the Omnia II's 3.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen is resistive, but the WinMo 6.5 phone will go head-to-head with Verizon's own Moto Droid. Leaked docs suggest it'll be $200 on contract after $100 mail-in rebate. » 11/20/09 6:58am 11/20/09 6:58am

Samsung Omnia II Examined: Looks Okay, But Why the Resistive…

Samsung's going the HTC route with Windows Mobile on its new AMOLED-packing Omnia II by cramming its own TouchWiz interface into every nook and cranny of WinMo. has a thorough walkthrough of the hardware and TouchWiz for your perusal. » 10/28/09 12:20am 10/28/09 12:20am

All Samsung Omnia Phones Switching to WinMo 6.5

Windows Mobile 6.5 phones arrive on October 6, and joining them will be the new OmniaPRO B7330 (HSDPA, 320 x 320-pixel non-touchscreen). In fact, Samsung says that all Omnia phones will run WinMo 6.5 once it's available. » 9/17/09 4:48am 9/17/09 4:48am

Samsung Gets In On the App Store Action

Samsung plans to roll-out an app store for its Omnia smartphones, and has signed on the likes of Electronic Arts, Gameloft, Capcom, and TAITO to help it expand the 300 launch applications to 2000 by the end of the year. » 8/31/09 8:00am 8/31/09 8:00am

Palm Pre and Eos Possibly Amongst Storm 2, TouchPro2, and Omnia II in…

We've gathered the Palm Pre is headed to Verizon early next year, and it may now have appeared in a leaked Verizon inventory database. Along with the other phones, the Palm 101 and P121 are listed: Pre and Eos code-names? » 8/28/09 6:30am 8/28/09 6:30am