Samsung Galaxy S II Event Rescheduled as Hurricane Irene Presses on Towards NYC

We have been waiting what feels like decades for the official US unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S II, and thanks to a pesky weather event beyond any human control we will be waiting at least one day longer. The media event originally scheduled to take place in the New York City this Monday, August 29th, has been postponed until Tuesday as a mandatory evacuation has been ordered for over 250,000 people living in the city and plans have been made to suspend public transportation over the weekend. But come August 30th things should be back in order, and we’ll be there live bringing you announcements as they unfold.


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  • JeffHomere

    Thats expected, this Whole Hurricane Irene thing sounds real serious. i just hope it only sounds that way but in actuality isn’t as bad as it seems.

  • MarcusDW

    Thank God they were already leaked today.

  • Jinwon Sung

    one day delay is nothing.

  • Jeff432

    I don’t want a modified version of the GS2, I want the actual Galaxy S2 that was released to Europeans a few months ago.

    • robojerk

      It might be better?


      But then again these carriers seem to be just screwing us over.

  • Marlon Millhouse

    Doesn’t matter for us Verizon folks now anyway…hmph!

  • Antonio M Roman Inostroza


    • phonejunkie

      LOL, it looks nothing like the iPhone, other than being a rectangle. You do realize there were phones before the iPhone came out right?

    • Douglas Kerr

      Obviously, the guy with four names can’t even learn how to unlock his caps key. He truly needs an iPhone.

    • Samsung Fanboy

      apple filed a lawsuit against Samsung over this very issue….and 9 out of 10 of their claims were invalid according to a Judge who has way more experience and expertise in this matter than you do.

      so go to hell and leave us alone.

  • bleh2nexus

    hopefully it’ll take care of some i[hags on the way

  • Christopher Suits

    Hey Kevin and whoever from Phandroid is going, can you make sure to check out and see what processor is coming in the phones?

    • gs6456


  • Saleenfiend

    Antonio, calling the kettle black a little, eh?