Sunday, February 27, 2011

Smartphone race heats up - The Boston Globe

Check the link below for more details.  Samsung appears in every smartphone and “conventional phone” Consumer Reports short-list; Apple appears in one of eight

The iPhones did well in Consumer Reports’ tests, but the ratings also list other high-scoring phones from carriers with higher satisfaction scores than AT&T. Some of them, including the HTC Evo 4G and Samsung Galaxy S models (the Fascinate, Epic, Vibrant, and Captivate, all recommended) even beat the iPhones in some respects and have larger screens.

Recommended choices for smartphones

Best Choices for Verizon: Motorola Droid X, $150 Samsung Fascinate, $200

Best Choices for Sprint: Samsung Epic 4G, $200 HTC Evo 4G, $200

Best Choices for T-Mobile: Samsung Vibrant, $100 T-Mobile G2, $249

Best Choices for AT&T: Samsung Captivate, $150 Apple iPhone 3GS (8GB), $49

Smartphone race heats up - The Boston Globe

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