Galaxy S II (slim)

AT&T recently confirmed via Twitter that the Galaxy S II will be released on October 2nd.

The Galaxy S II will be available starting October 2 for $199.99 w/2-yr contract! Min. $15/month data plan req’d.

As noted, the phone will be available for $199.99 with a new contract. AT&T customers who are buying the phone without a new contract can pick up the slim beast for a cool $

And, for our Canadian readers, you’ll be pleased to know that starting September 23rd, Bell customers can get a $145 discount on the Galaxy S II courtesy of Best Buy. Yes, you read that correctly, the Galaxy S II will be available for a mere $24.99. However, to unlock this special deal, one must be willing to sell his/her soul to Bell for 36 months.

Galaxy S II for $24.99 at Best Buy

If you’re still on the fence about this particularly awesome Android phone, then check out our review of it, and why it’s the Android phone that gives Steve Jobs nightmares.