Report: Samsung Galaxy S II Not Making Its Way to Verizon

Discussion in 'Android News' started by Preach2k, Aug 25, 2011.

  1. Preach2k

    Preach2k DF News Team Premium Member

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2010
    Messages:
    2,033
    Likes Received:
    401
    Trophy Points:
    163
    Location:
    Hometown Brooklyn, NY Now Fuquay Varina, NC
    Ratings:
    +421
    Current Phone Model:
    Galaxy Note 4
    Twitter:
    DroidNCState
    [​IMG]



    Wall Street Journal is reporting and it was confirmed by Verizon spokesperson Brenda Raney, Big Red will not be carrying the Samsung Galaxy S II…at all.


    Source/Via
    : WSJ
     
  2. elvis_marmaduke

    elvis_marmaduke Member

    Joined:
    May 17, 2010
    Messages:
    401
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Ratings:
    +0
    Cuz we'll be too busy with our nexus primes ;)

    You have just been post pwned
     
  3. broosewee

    broosewee Member

    Joined:
    Nov 15, 2009
    Messages:
    206
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Location:
    Yonkers, NY
    Ratings:
    +0
    This is bogus man... Bionic it is. Or Vigor.
     
  4. Chizzele

    Chizzele Team Sourcery Developer

    Joined:
    Dec 25, 2010
    Messages:
    1,997
    Likes Received:
    17
    Trophy Points:
    103
    Location:
    San Diego CA
    Ratings:
    +17
    Yup... i'm with you.
     
  5. danDroid

    danDroid DF Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2009
    Messages:
    2,412
    Likes Received:
    161
    Trophy Points:
    128
    Ratings:
    +165
    Wow, what a shocker if the news is true.
     
  6. Trusstopher

    Trusstopher DF Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    2,610
    Likes Received:
    83
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Oklahoma
    Ratings:
    +84
    So what they are saying is that the Galaxy S II won't be on verizon... but the Galaxy S II LTE will be?
     
  7. Trusstopher

    Trusstopher DF Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    2,610
    Likes Received:
    83
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Oklahoma
    Ratings:
    +84
    (intended as a joke)
     
  8. elvis_marmaduke

    elvis_marmaduke Member

    Joined:
    May 17, 2010
    Messages:
    401
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    16
    Ratings:
    +0
    Vigor over bionic if you can wait, for SURE... Still no word on the prime yet though? It only makes sense if you think about it... Why would they want two phones that are near identical, one is a bit better, and they cost the same?

    Go with the prime and leave the competition behind ;)

    You have just been post pwned
     
  9. Trusstopher

    Trusstopher DF Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    2,610
    Likes Received:
    83
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Oklahoma
    Ratings:
    +84
    I can see how you wouldn't want to carry the SGS2 and the Prime because of the similarities... but why would Verizon be the only ones to pick up on that? Might they be getting the prime first?
     
  10. Liderc

    Liderc Silver Member

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2009
    Messages:
    2,269
    Likes Received:
    45
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Ratings:
    +45
    Bummer, was looking forward to seeing how they would alter it. We still have the Prime to look out for, just wish we had more news on it.
     
  11. wicked

    wicked DF Administrator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2010
    Messages:
    5,245
    Likes Received:
    1,475
    Trophy Points:
    273
    Location:
    San Jose, CA
    Ratings:
    +1,677
    Current Phone Model:
    Nexus 6P
    Twitter:
    @MikeAlvez
  12. redwood

    redwood Member

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2009
    Messages:
    78
    Likes Received:
    3
    Trophy Points:
    8
    Location:
    DC
    Ratings:
    +3
    curiouser and curiouser.....