Review: Samsung Fascinate
Sep 9, 2010, 4:49 PM by Philip Berne
The Samsung Fascinate brings the Galaxy S family to Verizon Wireless, and The Network teaches this Android every trick it knows. Is this the Galaxy to explore?
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Is It Your Type?
If you're looking for one of Samsung's signature Galaxy S phones with a giant Super AMOLED display and a high performance Android interface, the Samsung Fascinate is a relative late arrival to the party, but it comes packing superior storage and a few interesting extras. Is the Samsung Fascinate the phone you just can't live without?
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Samsung Shows Off Verizon Fascinate
Samsung today revealed the first images of the Fascinate, its Galaxy S variant for Verizon Wireless. The high-end Android phone was announced yesterday.
Samsung Fascinate Hits Verizon Stores September 9
Verizon Wireless today announced that the Samsung Fascinate Galaxy S Android device will be available from its online store starting Wednesday, September 8, and will be available in Verizon retail stores starting Thursday, September 9. The Fascinate will cost $200 after mail-in rebate with a new contract.
Samsung Fascinate on Verizon Rounds Out the Galaxy S Family
Samsung today capped off its massive Galaxy S U.S. launch by announcing the Samsung Fascinate for Verizon Wireless, and the Samsung Galaxy S for U.S.
Verizon Confirms Google Search Coming to Samsung Fascinate
Verizon Wireless has confirmed to Phone Scoop via email that the Samsung Fascinate, which shipped with Bing as the default search engine, will be able to download the official Android Google Search application once the Fascinate is updated to Android 2.2. Verizon Wireless would not confirm when that update is scheduled to take place, but suggested that users who want to use Google Search instead of Bing set Google.com as their Android browser home page.
"...the Fascinate has its benefits. It comes with the most storage of any Galaxy S phone..."
What about GPS not working?
Three minutes and still not GPS lock. I have heard firmware update sometime this month. Deal breaker for me right now.
Crippled by verizon!!
As far as Bing, well, even easier, turn phone onto airplane mode, turn ON wifi, goto market, download google search bar. Install. I do know tha...