updated 01:05 pm EDT, Tue June 1, 2010
Galaxy S due in 110 countries at the same time
The Samsung Galaxy S smartphone will be released in 110 countries at the same time, according to claims from Korea. The device has not yet been given an official release date, however, though was expected to arrive in Asia in June. Samsung has made deals with many providers to sell its new handset, including Orange, SingTel and T-Mobile USA, among others.
The Galaxy S will ship with a customized version of Android 2.1 and is best-known for its a 4-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen display. A 5-megapixel camera brings 720p video capture capabilities. Samsung uses a 1GHz custom processor that should have it compete with modern Snapdragon phones as well as the next iPhone.