iPhone 4S, Galaxy S2... What's the 'S' stand for?

Anyone know what the 'S' stands for with these phones?


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"S" = Second?
Most people would say that it stands for Speed.  With a new, faster chip it will process apps and other computer-like functions much faster than the iPhone4.

WadskiIT DirectorCommented:
S = Same (as previous version).
S = So we got you to pay twice.
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Alan HardistyCo-OwnerCommented:
Since when is the S version the same as the last version????
Rob KnightConsultantCommented:

It's just to differentiate it from its predecessor when it's the same model bit a newer release.

In the car world, you have lots of additional letters such as S, GS, LX, EX etc - they all tend to describe a trim/accessory level over and above the standard offering.



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St_Aug_Beach_BumAuthor Commented:
Thanks Rob, I think this is probably it. Just seems odd that several are using 's' and that would mean something...
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