AT&T and Samsung Cancel the Samsung Skyrocket HD
AT&T today has confirmed statements made by Samsung at the CTIA Wireless trade show about canceling the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket HD. "AT&T and Samsung have agreed to cancel plans to offer the Galaxy S II Skyrocket HD," said an AT&T spokesperson in an email to Phone Scoop. "We are concentrating resources on other products to bring exciting experiences to consumers." The news was originally reported by The Verge. The device was announced at CES earlier this year.
Phone Scoop goes hands-on with the latest Galaxy S II device from Samsung, the Skyrocket. The Skyrocket's claim to fame is that it is one of the first smartphones to include support for AT&T's new Long Term Evolution 4G network.
Feb 13, 2011
Samsung today announced the Galaxy S II, its latest Galaxy line smartphone. The Galaxy S II is extremely thin at 8.49mm, and it uses the latest Super AMOLED plus display technology for its 4.27-inch display.
Apr 11, 2013
AT&T today said that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is available to the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket. The update, which must be installed through a PC via Kies, adds the typical set of Jelly Bean features.
Aug 28, 2012
Samsung today said that it would fight Apple's request to ban its products in the U.S. through any available means.
Aug 27, 2012
In the wake of its courtroom victory against Samsung, Apple today asked the court to ban sales of eight Samsung devices found to infringe on its design and other patents. The devices include the Galaxy S 4G, S2 (AT&T and T-Mobile), S2 Skyrocket, S2 Epic 4G, S Showcase, Droid Charge, and Galaxy Prevail.