We were curious how the compass on both the Samsung Omnia II and the Nexus One fares in terms of their sensitivity. So we set the two devices alongside one another and put together this video. And since neither of the device has a native compass application (Omnia II has a test compass element), we’d to use freeware for both the applications, they are: O2 Compass...

Despite the lagged period between production and retail, the Samsung Omnia II is still a solid piece of hardware. Setting that beside the latest Google ace, the Nexus One, we wonder in what areas is the Samsung Omnia II better than Nexus One? What does Samsung Omnia II do better than Nexus One? Or at least, what does Samsung Omnia II has that Nexus One does not. Here...

Nexus One uses the same AMOLED display screen as the Samsung Omnia II. We have set the Omnia II aside Nexus One to test the camera application on both of these devices. For the comparison, we took a look at the camera’s settings, photo quality and video quality. The Samsung Omnia II has more extensive settings available than the Nexus One. And in terms of photo and...

Google Nexus One was released yesterday amidst much anticipation. While the device is no Windows Mobile, it is important to note one of the smartphones’ development milestone that sees a move towards cloud computing even more prevalent. Below, we have lay down the technical specifications of both the Samsung Omnia II and the Google Nexus One. Give and take, the...