The Samsung Galaxy S is the Korean firms attempt to take on the premium touchscreen smartphone market, currently dominated by Apple and HTC. The Samsung Galaxy S features a large four-inch touchscreen, with multi-touch support, and incredibly high brightness and contrast, thanks to its Super AMOLED screen technology. A speedy 1GHz processor allows the phone to run a customized version of Android without any slowdowns, and an innovative keyboard system lets you enter text by dragging your finger across letters.
The Samsung Galaxy S is an impressive piece of hardware, dominated by its large touchscreen. Despite the screensize, the phone is feels light and is easy and comfortable to hold. The handset comes with up to 16GB of internal memory, which can be expanded by using the MicroSD cards. The Samsung Galaxy S features a high quality 5 megapixel camera, that takes excellent photo's, plus an FM radio and GPS. If you have a Samsung TV, then the Samsung Galaxy S can function as a remote control for it.
When it comes to software, the Samsung Galaxy S has all the usual android apps such as Gmail, and Google Maps. On the Samsung Galaxy S, Google Maps also includes free turn-by-turn navigation. The phone also has access to the Android Market, where there are plenty of games and applications, including many free offerings. The Samsung Galaxy S also offers a wide array of custom widgets that can display live updates from sources like Facebook and Twitter.