The competition is pretty simple. Microsoft challenges you to perform a basic operation faster on your Android phone than their employee can managed on a Windows Phone. If you win, you get a $1000 laptop. If you lose, you get a chance to swap your phone for the Windows Phone.
But all is not as it seems. Apparently Sahas actually managed to load the weather on his phone faster than the Microsoft employee. His Galaxy Nexus was setup with no lock screen, and two weather widgets on his home screen. Turns out this is exactly what he needed to beat this particular challenge. He thought he’d won, but the Microsoft person had other ideas. Continue reading “Galaxy Nexus Owner “Smoked By Windows Phone”?” »
Daily Steals has an awesome deal running at the moment – you can buy a 16GB Unlocked Galaxy Nexus for just $559.99! That’s far below the normal retail price – and this is the best phone on the market today, according to many review websites.
Better be quick if you want to snag the deal though. Only 23 hours left!
Mobicity have a number of Galaxy Nexus accessories available, including an official battery charger and HDMI dock from Samsung. Note that these are all official products sold by Samsung, so compatibility is guaranteed.
The Samsung Galaxy Nexus has just appeared on Amazon Wireless, starting from $199. Looks like there’s going to be insane demand, so better get your order in quick if you want to get the device early. Free two-day shipping included.
We’re starting to get fresh news about the Galaxy Nexus availability in retail outlets across America. The most recent update – Newegg have dropped the price for the Unlocked 16GB GSM Galaxy Nexus to $700 USD. That’s $60 less than it was selling for last week.
Unfortunately the product’s currently out of stock. People must have snapped it up at the reduced price. However if you’re looking for a bargain, check out the product page and watch for the Galaxy Nexus to become available again in the near future.
Many people were concerned when we first announced that the Galaxy Nexus will not include Gorilla Glass. Samsung’s previous phones have all used this highly toughened glass, while competing phones suffer from weak screens & cracking issues. Several high profile bloggers and smartphone experts even questioned the resilience of the screen on Samsung’s upcoming Nexus device, since it lacks Gorilla Glass.
However, if this video is to be believed, there’s nothing to worry about with the Galaxy Nexus. Some crazy guys have actually take a key, and tried their hardest to scratch the screen. But apparently, all such efforts were futile. Continue reading “An Update About Gorilla Glass” »
Rejoice all you Galaxy Nexus fans! Clove has just published a blog post announcing they’re expecting the Galaxy Nexus stock to start arriving any minute now.
We are delighted to say that Samsung Galaxy Nexus stock will be arriving late this afternoon, slightly ahead of schedule.
The stock will arrive late today, so we will begin shipping orders tomorrow. We will receive enough stock to cover all outstanding orders and will have a limited amount of stock available to cover new orders.