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Samsung goes big with 5.8 inch Galaxy Player media player

Samsung’s Galaxy Player line of devices are basically what you get if you take an Android smartphone and remove the cellular capabilities. In other words, they’re portable media players, web surfers, and gaming devices designed to be used over a WiFi network. They’re kind of like Android versions of the iPod touch… but while the […]

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Samsung Galaxy Player 5.0 review

Remember PDAs? Before smartphones became ubiquitous, personal digital assistants such as the Palm Pilot, Handspring Visor, and Dell Axim were all the rage (with geek and/or well-organized people, anyway). But a funny thing happened when smartphones really started to take off — companies stopped making PDAs. While that’s probably because they weren’t selling very well […]

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Samsung Galaxy Player price falls to $189 (Update: Nope, it was just a sale)

Samsung’s Galaxy Player line of handheld Android devices is getting a price cut. When the Galaxy Player 5.0 and Galaxy Player 4.0 started shipping recently they were priced at $270 and $230 respectively. But now you can pick up the 5 inch model from Amazon for $229, or grab the 4 inch Galaxy Player 4.0 […]

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Samsung Galaxy WiFi 3.6 is an Android handheld (not a phone)

The Samsung Galaxy WiFi 3.6 looks like a smartphone, but it’s not. Instead it’s a handheld device that runs Google Android, offers WiFi connectivity, and does just about everything an Android phone does — except for make phone calls or surf the web over 3G or 4G. It’s kind of like Apple’s iPod touch, except […]

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Samsung Galaxy Player 4 and 5 inch tablets coming to the US

Samsung has announced that the Samsung Galaxy Player 4″ and Galaxy Player 5″ which the company unveiled at MWC last month will be headed to this spring. These portable Android devices are smaller than the Samsung Galaxy Tab line of Android tablets, but they lack the cellular data capabilities of a Samsung Galaxy S Smartphone. […]

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Samsung introduces Galaxy S WiFi 5.0 portable Android device

The Samsung Galaxy Player was one of the best looking Google Android powered portable media players I got a chance to see at CES last month. If you’re looking for a pocketable Android device which can do pretty much everything except make phone calls (and which doesn’t require a monthly phone contract), the little guy […]