When Android smartphones are concerned, there have been a number of handsets that are synonymous to this genre of smartphone. These handsets are the HTC Desire, the Google Nexus S, and the LG Optimus One. Samsung has also created a smartphone that is jam packed with modern features. This is the Samsung Galaxy S.

This handset comes with one of the earlier Android operating systems the 2.1 OS Éclair. Most of the new handsets are pre-installed with a more up to date version the 2.2 OS Froyo. You do not have to worry about this. You can easily update the OS of this handset to the latest 2.2 version. This will allow you to enjoy faster web browsing, better web fidelity, and smoother multi-tasking. This will make the S version even better.

If you love installing apps on your phone, this smartphone is for you. It will give you quick access to the Android Market. Here, you can choose from a variety of apps. There are literally thousands to choose from. You can choose to download mobile tools. You can install apps that are all about entertainment. You can download eBooks. You can get widgets that customize the Samsung Galaxy S even more. Of course, you can download an assortment of games. There is so many things you can do with these apps.

With all the power this smartphone's software has to offer, you may be thinking that its battery will not last as long as you expect. If this is what you think, think again. Not only does its OS allow smoother multi-tasking and faster web browsing, it is also highly energy efficient. This simply means that you will enjoy its features for hours upon hours.

Of course, an Android handset will never be complete without access to an assortment of Google tools. This is exactly what the phone has to offer. It will give you quick access to Google Search, Gmail, Maps, Calendar, YouTube, and GTalk. You will never have to wait till you get to your computer or laptop to enjoy these features. With the Samsung Galaxy S, you get a smartphone filled with Android features.


Source by Susan Hargreaves