Samsung Focus S

  • Samsung Focus S
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The Samsung Focus S measures 126mm x 66.8mm x 8.5mm (4.96in x 2.63in 0.33in) and weighing in at a feathery 111g (3.9oz). Above it are the earpiece, light sensors, and a new 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera. The Samsung Focus S is powered by a 1.4GHz, single-core Qualcomm processor. Windows Phone 7.5 offers a number of performance and usability enhancements over previous versions, including a form of multitasking and live tile support for third-party apps.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on

The Samsung Focus S is one of the two new Windows Phone 7.5 smartphones for AT&T that succeed last year's Focus that was build around WP7. The second model is called Focus Flash (reviewed here), which is a more compact Windows Phone that is also...

By TechRadar on 70

If you want to give WP7 a shot, the Focus S should be one of your top considerations. It'll go head to head with any other WP7 phone on the market, and it does it in a thin, light, and sleek package. It also makes a great choice for anyone looking...

By Pocket PC Thoughts on

The original Samsung Focus, despite some niggling flaws, multiple versions, and difficulties with upgrades, has been the Windows Phone 7 'phone to beat' almost from the day it arrived. While the HTC Titan and HD7 have been making inroads, the...

By Gizmodo on 60

It's a new 4.3-inch screen phone from Samsung that runs Windows Phone....

By InfoWorld on 62

Follow @MobileGalen Windows Phone 7.5 "Mango," Microsoft's answer to Apple's iOS and Google's Android, has attracted its own fanboys -- a marked improvement from the unhappy reception that last year's half-baked initial version received....

By Gear Live on

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By PC Mag on 70

We're still waiting for the first truly high-end Windows Phone device, but the Focus S comes closer than any other before it....

By Phone Scoop on

1 The Focus S takes all the good things I saw in the Focus Flash and offers them in slightly larger and better-looking package. The Focus S performs well across the board and there's little negative I can say about it. The worst problems the Focus S...

By GSMArena on

It seems hard to find a better player than the Samsung Focus S in the US Windows Phone game at the moment. The device’s hardware is as good as it gets for the platform, but its main selling point is certainly the Super AMOLED Plus screen –...

By Phone Arena on 80

Unlike its Android counterpart, the Samsung Focus S lacks the prestige and notoriety of its close sibling, but more importantly, it’s clearly fashioning a foundational core to set it apart from other Windows Phones. Impressively, it’s the...

By MobileBurn on 78

Sponsored links, if any, appear in green. The Samsung Focus S is one of the two new Windows Phone 7.5 smartphones for AT&T that succeed (the other model being the ). Of the two, the Focus S is much more the spiritual successor to the Focus, and it...

By MobileTechReview on 80

It's hard to not like a smartphone with serious Samsung Galaxy S II DNA when married to the elegant and enjoyable Windows Phone Mango OS. The display is lovely and Samsung's Super AMOLED technology makes those colorful Live Tiles pop. The phone...

By PC World on 80

Out of all the Windows Phones currently available, the Focus S is the most enticing. If you’re not interested in the iPhone 4S and find Android confusing, the Focus S might be for you. You’ll especially like it if you rely on Microsoft...

By LaptopMag on 80

The Samsung Focus S packages Microsoft's attractive Windows Phone OS with a stunning screen and slim Galaxy S II...

By Engadget on

Honestly, we don't have any major complaints about the Samsung Focus S, but there wasn't much that wowed us either. If you're a Windows Phone 7 fan you'll find plenty to like about the device. Mango hums along nicely and the Super AMOLED...