Amazing screen, great picture quality and sensitivity, Touchwiz UI is the best to grace Android yet, Camera great for shooting in welllit areas.
Gorgeous AMOLED display, Great battery life, Snappy performance
Fast, Vivid Super AMOLED screen, Thin, light, attractive, Samsung UI helpful to some, Taptofocus camera.
Bright, colorful, glossy 4-inch AMOLED screen, Excellent battery life, 5-megapixel camera/720p HD video recorder, 16GB microSD card pre-installed, Lightweight; uncluttered exterior
Best display on the market, great browser, solid HD video recording, good user interface
Intuitive user interface, Gorgeous Super AMOLED display.
Bright AMOLED display, 5-MP camera with flash takes excellent photos, 3G Mobile hotspot feature, Will support Media Hub for TV and movie downloads, Longer battery life than Captivate and Vibrant
The Samsung Fascinate offers a gorgeous Super AMOLED touch screen, a 1GHz processor, and a great multimedia experience. The smartphone can be used as a mobile hot spot.
Display looks great, 4inch size is a sweet spot, Camera is extremely capable
Beautiful screen. Slim and light. Fast processor. Loud speakerphone.
Connectivity can hang at times, Camera suffers in lowlight
Feels a little like a toy, Back scratches easily
Still on Android 2.1, Forced use of Bing; against Android principles, Cheapfeeling side buttons.
Touch controls backlighting out-of-sync with screen, Inconsistent network connectivity, No front-facing camera, Lock/hold switch in camera mode, Only 2GB built-in memory
No shutter button, no Google search option, very poor speakerphone
GPS isn't always accurate, Search is restricted to Bing
Can't change default search engine from Bing, Google Maps/Navigation not included, Mediocre call quality in noisy environments
GPS positioning isn't always accurate. For now, you can't save apps to an SD card or voice dial over Bluetooth. Search is locked to Bing.
TouchWiz skin is superfluous, Phone is prone to freezes, Bing is default search engine, can't be changed
Inaccurate voice dialing. Poor microphone noise cancellation.
By BrightHub on May 31, 2011
The Samsung Fascinate is a slick-looking device with a ton of features. The screen itself may make the Fascinate worth a look. The only things holding this phone back from being a true top-tier device are some...80
By FoneArena on February 26, 2011
Here is the FoneArena Samsung Fascinate Review2010 could easily be dubbed the year of the Galaxy S, releasing a version on almost all carriers in North American and abroad. Verizon networks released a version on their network called the Fascinate...-
By CRN on February 07, 2011
When you get right down to it, the battle between the Android platform and Apple’s iOS platform is becoming something of a religious war, with too many supporters in each camp running to default arguments about why devices on their favored...-
By About.com on November 22, 2010
The Fascinate is an attractive phone, featuring good call quality, a stellar screen, and some impressive multimedia offerings. It tops almost all of Samsung Galaxy S phones, except for the Epic 4G, which boasts 4G wireless support and a slide-out...-
By GadgetReview on November 18, 2010
Pros:Amazing screen, great picture quality and sensitivity Touchwiz UI is the best to grace Android yet Camera great for shooting in well-lit areas Cons:Connectivity can hang at times Camera suffers in low-light Apple set a standard for smartphone...90
By phandroid.com on November 03, 2010
Id have to say I like the Captivate. I have just under a bazillion apps on it, and like the Android app interfaces better than the typical iPhone app UIs. Just a personal preference, not a slam at iPhone. Also, I really like the haptic feedback...-
By Macworld on October 25, 2010
At last, a Samsung Galaxy S Android phone, the Fascinate, has come to Verizon ($200 with a two-year contract from Verizon). Like the other phones in the Galaxy S series (the Epic 4G, Captivate, and Vibrant), the Fascinate sports a Super AMOLED...-
By Hardware Secrets on October 20, 2010
We have become a bit spoiled by the high quality and capabilities of the many new smart phones. The question is no longer, Which phone is good? but Which phone is better? The Samsung Fascinate is a very good phone with...-
By LetsTalk on October 14, 2010
Samsung premieres the for Verizon Wireless, the newest Galaxy S smartphone. The Fascinate impresses with a 4.0 inch Super AMOLED touchscreen display - known for displaying rich color and having unparalleled clarity in outdoor environments. A 5.0...80
By Android Central on October 11, 2010
We said at the top of this review that we weren't going to make this entire revew about Verizon's Bing deal with Microsoft. And there's good reason for that. Save for the whole Bing thing (could it really be called anything else?), the...-