I’ve cracked the display of more phones than I’m willing to admit, which is why when I found out that there were glass screen protectors, I...

I was opening the back of an old Nexus S when I began to notice a faint odor that seems vaguely familiar. It was the same sweet, minty-metallic potpourri I smelled when opening my Galaxy Nexus and Galaxy S II! I had to be sure, so I popped open my Samsung Focus and by golly, it too smelled sweet! Warning: We at CareAce do not recommend smelling you battery because of...

In our comprehensive price analysis of last year’s top Android phone, the Galaxy S II, we found that T-Mobile’s version retained the highest value over time out of all the U.S. variants: We attributed this behavior to a combination of the SGH-T989’s ease of transfer (GSM/SIM card) and lack of internal competition (T-Mobile customers don’t have...

Android Smartphones and DSLRs, too pieces of modern consumer technology that have made breakthroughs in each of their respective industries. Now the two can be united with the right cable and a little bit of software: The typical DSLR has a pretty small LCD display, which had users and developers wondering if there was some way to leverage the ample display of your...

So you watched Google unveil Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on the Galaxy Nexus. Pretty interesting, but you weren’t quite ready to part with your Galaxy S II running Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich. But then you saw this video: And you were like: Google’s dropped the Galaxy Nexus’ price down to $349.00. The bad news–you only have $100. The good news...

The Galaxy S and Galaxy S II set the standard for Android hardware the past 2 years, and the sales numbers really showed it: Galaxy S reaches 10 million within 6 months Galaxy S II reaches 10 million in 5 months Now as the established premier manufacturer of top-tier Android hardware, Samsung has sped to the 10 mil-mark in a scant 2 months. Fueled by the hype, Samsung...

If you were like me and lost the little removal tool included with your Spigen Glas screen protector, you might be asking yourself, “how do I remove this extremely thin layer of glass glued to my display?” Well since you are here now, you want some answers right? The solution is actually quite simple–all you need is a very thin, relatively stiff piece...

Well after 7+ months of usage, this is what’s left of the SGP Glas for the Samsung Galaxy S II: To the casual passerby, it appears my Galaxy S II’s display has been thoroughly mangled: Top left corner I must have dropped my phone as least a dozen times at this point. Normally I’ll do something like place the phone in my crotch while driving, forget...

In anticipation of the nationwide release of the Galaxy S III for all U.S. carriers, Samsung has posted their official trade-in program on their Facebook fan page. We just published an article regarding the resale value of the Galaxy S II, and foudn that the T-Mobile Galaxy S II has the high resale value of all the American variants. According to Movaluate, you can expect...

In preparation for the stateside Galaxy S III release, we decided to find out how much our Galaxy S IIs are worth and why. Caution: wall of text and charts! Differences between the 4 Galaxy S IIs One Name, Many Phones The Galaxy S II, like its predecessor the Galaxy S, launched in the U.S. with carrier specific models that, to varying degrees, reconfigured the internal...