The Samsung Galaxy S2, is a mid-level member of the Galaxy family which possesses appealing features. Given below are the features and specifications of the device.
Features and Specifications:
The Samsung Galaxy S2 runs on the Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread and 4.0.4 Ice-cream Sandwich operating system which can be upgraded to 4.1 Jelly Bean. The device is powered by 1.2 GHz dual-core Exynos 4210 processor and Mali-400 GPU. The Galaxy S2 hosts 1 GB RAM with an internal storage capacity of either 16 or 32GB which can be further expanded up to 32 GB using a microSD card.
Screen and Design:
The Galaxy series has been a huge success in India basically because of its bigger display than its competitors. The Galaxy S2 has a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED Plus capacitive touch screen with qHD (800 x 480 pixels) screen resolution which produces an effective pixel density of 217 PPI. The screen also features Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The smartphone is 8.5 mm thin and weighs about 116 grams.
Camera and Multimedia:
The device has an 8 MP primary rear camera with auto-focus and LED flash and a 2 MP secondary front camera which can be used effectively to capture images, videos and self-portraits. These generation smartphones support all the common multimedia file formats. The multimedia options that come along with the Samsung Galaxy S2 are MP3, MP4, WMV, WAV, etc.
Software and Features:
The Samsung Galaxy S2 runs on Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread and 4.0.4 Ice-cream Sandwich operating system with an option for up-gradation to 4.1 Jelly Bean. The smartphone also features regular applications like image viewer & editor, document viewer, Swipe text input, Google search, Gmail, Youtube, Picasa, etc.
Battery and Connectivity:
The device is powered by a Li-Ion 1650 mAh battery which supports a talk time of about 18h. A lot of hard work has gone into the improvement concerning the connectivity options of the Galaxy smart phones. The Samsung Galaxy S2 features GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 3.0, NFC (optional) and microUSB 2.0 port.