The Good The Samsung Eternity II offers functional features and an eye-catching color scheme.
The Bad The Samsung Eternity II's call quality is just average. It barely improves on its predecessor, and its display is too small for a touch-screen phone.
The Bottom Line With a dated design and average performance, the Samsung Eternity II doesn't give us reasons to buy it over the original Eternity.
Samsung Eternity II SGH-A597 (AT&T)
When Samsung feels that it has a good idea, it's not shy about sharing it among U.S. carriers. The company certainly is doing that now with the various versions of the Instinct, T-Mobile's Behold, Alltel's Delve, and AT&T's each put its own spin on the concept, but at the time we liked what they had to offer. And now, more than a year and a half later, Samsung is hoping to repeat that success by hitting up AT&T again with the Eternity II., but we also saw it spread the love back in late 2008 with four similar models of a midrange touch-screen phone. Sprint's
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