19 Apr '11, 10pm

One for the Android lovers - TODAYonline

THE Samsung Nexus S (picture) has big shoes to fill. Its predecessor, HTC's Nexus One, had one of the fastest smartphone processors available on the market when it was first introduced, and is still a well-loved handset in some countries. Like the Nexus One, the Nexus S runs on the "pure" version of Google's Android operating system (OS), meaning the phone's memory does not get cluttered with pre-installed apps (other than Google services) that some may never use and cannot uninstall, and the user experience is exactly what Google intended. The latter, however, may not be a pure advantage. Many Android phone manufacturers add tweaks to the platform to make it more user-friendly. For example, Samsung added a portable hotspot function to its Galaxy S phones so that the phone's data connection can be used as a WiFi hotspot for portable gadgets - a feature it would not otherwi...

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