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Jun 11, 2013, 8:48 AM

In the market for a new phone!!!

I currently have the iPhone 5 but it is becoming annoying with its constant freezing. I am looking into either the note 2 or s4.

Which of the two would be more reliable for the long haul?

Opinions please!!

Thank you. Very Happy

Jun 7, 2013, 9:26 AM

Galaxy Centura Straightalk

My e-mail addy requires an underscore, the keyboard doesn't seem to have one, how do I get an underscore on this new phone?

Apr 23, 2013, 11:38 AM

Recommend updating to Jelly Bean for G S II???????????

For those out there who have a Samsung Galaxy S II do you recommend doing the update to the latest Android OS? Awhile back several in this and other PS forums advised against my doing the upgrade because of crashing issues but my phone is starting to act really funky on 2.3.6 and the T-Mobile rep said I really need to do the upgrade. Thoughts? Recommendations? Suggestions?

Also, does anyone know if have a security program installed (i.e., Bitdefender, Lookout, etc.,) causes a problem and should be uninstalled before attempting the upgrade?

Finally, in general how long does the upgrade take via Kies?

Jul 30, 2012, 8:21 PM

Unlocking Galaxy S III

We just got our first live S III, Not sure how to unlock it. It would be much easier to sell if I could demo the features. anybody out there know how to unlock it?
1 reply

Dec 26, 2012, 9:28 PM

Web not supported on samsung brightside

Shocked Everything worked fine. Now when I try to access mobile web or my verizon, I get a message "NOT SUPPORTED"..everything else works also says Opera Mini has been disabled to save space but it won't let me enable it ...I think the 2 problems are related but don't know how to fix..can anyone help?? thanks in advance

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Dec 3, 2012, 1:53 PM

How to delete audio files on a Samsung Convoy

I have a Samsung Convoy that is full of recorded audio files and I have no idea how to delete them.

It should be under My Sounds... right? But it isn't..?

Feb 16, 2012, 4:14 AM

Samsung Galaxy Tab

I came across this video showing the latest Samsung Galaxy Tab running on Windows 8 Operating system, you can view the video through
1 reply

Oct 4, 2012, 9:12 PM

Samsung Stratosphere II

When will be the Samsung Stratosphere II released?Anyone who know, please help, thanks a lot!
3 replies

Sep 20, 2012, 6:14 PM

Samsung Vitality/admire cell phone

I bought this phone used & locally from a private party.

It is for Cricket. I still have 2 months left on my tmobile contract. So when my contract with tmobile expires, I MIGHT decide to switch to cricket, or another carrier.

I know the vitality works cause it is in pristine condition.
I have been using the wifi too.

But even though I got the phone with the previous owners info erased, there is something that was not erased.
It is his former phone number in the settings part
(about phone>status>my phone number).

I redid a reset on the phone myself but it wont clear out his former phone number.
So in the event that I choose to stay with tmobile longer, I may end up selling this phone. But, whether I keep it or sell it, ...

Sep 14, 2012, 7:21 AM

internet browser crashing galaxy s2

Lately i have noticed that my samsung galaxy s2 internet Brower has been crashing. Malware? Virus? I checked my device memory and cleared all that. Thought that might be it but its still happening. Any virus program that's worths its value on play market? Anyone else have a similar problem lately? Thanks in advance.

Sep 7, 2012, 8:56 PM

Samsung SGH-I937 Internet only worked on wifi

I have an iphone 3gs that has an at&t sim and was able to get internet while around a wifi signal was in the apple store. Not sure why it said sim not found and how I still got the internet but as soon as I turned off wifi i got no internet. I have straight talk from walmart for service they said I need another at&t sim card for this microsoft os phone for which he admitted they had no documentation on. Are they only trying to get me to buy another at&t sim card specific to the phone as bs or are they right and what are my next steps? Please I am not a techie so please give very simple explanation Thank you!
2 replies

Sep 6, 2012, 2:53 PM

Use of 64gb microsd with Samsung Galaxy SIII

The manual says cards of < 64gb can be used. On the newegg site I was looking at a 64 gb sandisk. Under reviews several users said they were using it with the Samsung Galaxy SIII. Of course

Aug 28, 2012, 5:13 PM

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0....8GB space available?

I have had my Tab 2 for less than a week and since it has ICS and an internal memory is there anyway to do apps2sd. I mean of the so-called 8 gigs only 4.6 are showing available for me to use! That's bogus as hell. I am thinking of returning it for a NEXUS 7

Mar 18, 2012, 11:34 PM

U.S. ICS roll out

Anyone have any new and solid intel on the roll out of ICS to Samsung devices in the U.S.?
1 reply

Aug 4, 2012, 12:42 AM

Samsung Indulge

can anyone tell me how to take this phone off safe mode.. I have one that keeps going back to this and I have no clue how to fix it..when typing some letters another letter pops up (ie when I type a c and fc pops up) I have also noticed that the back and home buttons somtimes stop working.
john jam

Jul 31, 2012, 12:32 PM

Voice Recognition

Can the Samsung M370 Voice Recognition be turned on permanently so that it asks for a command every time the telephone is flipped open?

Jul 20, 2012, 3:08 PM

Want to jailbreak a Samsung Fascinate on Verizon network

Thinking about doing so anyway. So questions I have, What would some pros and cons be? We are both, my wife and I, having numerous glitchy issues after many updates. The updates seem to make them worse and worse.
Would jailbreaking make them less glitchy and more stable?

Jul 17, 2012, 5:42 PM

samsung galaxy note

do you know anything about samsung galaxy note N7000 found here ??
thank you.

Jul 12, 2012, 8:53 PM

Samsung Galaxy s3 ringtones

I have a simple question which I hope has a simple answer-- is there a way to custom set notification sounds, ringtones, and other sounds on this phone? It's my first smart phone (yeah I know, I'm behind) and it seems like something pretty basic.

If it can only be done through an app can someone recommend a simple one? I really just want to be able to use my own wavs or mp3's. I did find an app which allegedly changes the ringtone but it only seems to do ringtones, and I'd rather something that let me add notification and ringtone sounds.

Feb 15, 2012, 7:41 AM

Samsung Wave 3 vs Wave 2

I recently came across this link that shows the differentiation between the wave 2 and wave 3, you can check out the video through
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