• Samsung Epic 4G Touch
    Last Updated: Aug 9th,2011

    The Samsung Epic 4G Touch is Sprint's Galaxy S II device. Originally said to be named the Samsung Within, the Samsung Epic 4G Touch is a continuance of the name of Sprint's original Galaxy S phone, the Samsung Epic 4G. The Epic 4G Touch will be the first Galaxy S II device to hit the states and will be available September 16th on Sprint.

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    From the G1 to the DROID MAXX — here’s my Android history (and we want to hear yours!)

    As a big fan of Google’s, what it was time to transition to the new wave of smartphones, I didn’t want an iPhone or Blackberry — I wanted Android. It was at that point that I’d decided I was going to grab the T-Mobile G1 the first day that I could. This is my Android history.

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    Jelly Bean update now available for Samsung Epic 4G Touch

    Sprint’s Galaxy S2 variant, the Samsung Epic 4G Touch, is the latest to receive an update to Android 4.1. Only available via Samsung Kies, the new software version has been assigned build number GB27. Sprint’s support page says due to file size the update is “only available over-the-wire.” Users can expect the typical Jelly Bean […]

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    Samsung pushing fix for Exynos exploit, T-Mobile Galaxy Note 2 and Sprint Epic 4G Touch first

    As promised, Samsung is delivering a fix for a security hole in the Exynos architecture found in devices such as the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy S2. First to receive the patch are T-Mobile’s Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Sprint’s Samsung Epic 4G Touch. Both updates are small and provide only minor tweaks and […]

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    Major security flaw discovered in latest Exynos devices; community cooks up temporary fix as Samsung investigages

    Uh-oh — it looks like someone left a rather big hole open in Samsung’s kernel for its latest Exynos-based devices. An exploit has been reported to exist that would allow a malicious application to gain full access to a user’s device. For some reason, several parts of the memory system are open for read/write access […]

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    Apple files to have 8 Samsung phones banned in the US, including most of the Galaxy S2 line

    Another exciting development (well, exciting for us spectators anyway) has taken place in the ongoing post-trial happenings between Samsung and Apple. The latter has filed to have 8 of Samsung’s devices banned from the market. These include the Samsung Galaxy S2 for T-Mobile, AT&T, the Epic 4G Touch, the Skyrocket, the Galaxy S Showcase, Galaxy […]

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    Sprint Epic 4G Touch maintenance update promises to improve battery life

    A legion of Samsung Epic 4G Touch owners have been dealing with battery life issues as of late, and it looks like Sprint is finally ready to rectify the issue. They’ve sent out a small bug-fixing update for the device that will improve battery life, and barring  any updates to their post or some digging […]

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    More reports of Ice Cream Sandwich now rolling out to Sprint’s Samsung Epic 4G Touch

    Yesterday we got word that Sprint’s Galaxy S2 variant, the Samsung Epic 4G touch, was receiving its update to Ice Cream Sandwich. After a few more reports we can confirm that the new software is indeed rolling out. The update to Android 4.0.4 brings the Epic 4G Touch’s software version to IMM761.FF18 and includes the […]

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    Samsung Epic 4G Touch receiving Ice Cream Sandwich IMM76I.FF18?

    We’ve known about build IMM76I.FF18 for the Samsung Epic 4G Touch for quite some time. It’s been leaked earlier this month and was confirmed to be running Android 4.0.4 back then. Now, we have at least one report that a user has received the very same build over-the-air. The problem is that we’ve only seen and […]

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    Sprint sending Samsung Epic 4G Touch over to Boost Mobile

    Sprint has been known to give some of its hand-me downs to their PAYG carriers after they’ve properly replaced them. It seems that the Samsung Epic 4G Touch, their one and only Galaxy S2 variant, is no exception. A user agent profile has surfaced over at Sprint’s servers showing a device called the SPH-D710BST. The […]

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    Sprint posts Android 4.0 changelog for Samsung Epic 4G Touch, update rolling out today

    And with little fanfare Sprint has made the rollout of Ice Cream Sandwich for the Samsung Epic 4G Touch official. Via a posting to their community forums, software version FF18 was made official via an abbreviated changlog that lists email enhancements and a Google security patch right next to the obvious main goal of the […]