We are Live at the Samsung Forum 2011 and the Samsung Galaxy S2 was just announced some time back. We got some hands on time with it check out the pics below, and wait for the demo video to be uploaded.
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World’s thinnest Smartphone that lets consumers experience more with less
The GALAXY S II is a beautifully thin (8.49mm) and lightweight, dual-core smart phone that combines an unmatched viewing experience with incredible performance.
The smart phone’s dual-core application processor delivers compelling features such as fast web browsing, multi-tasking comparable to a PC-like environment, supreme graphics quality and instantly responsive 3D user interface on the large screen. With super-fast HSPA+ connectivity, the GALAXY S II offers rapid mobile download speeds while BlueTooth® 3.0+HS considerably reduces data transfer times.
Using AndroidTM 2.3 Gingerbread, the latest version of the world’s fastest-growing mobile operating system, the GALAXY S II includes access to Samsung’s four new content and entertainment hubs, seamlessly integrated to provide instant access to music, games, e-reading and social networking services. With Samsung Hubs, an integrated mobile applications designed to fit every element of consumers’ lives, the Samsung GALAXY S II delivers rich catalogues of books and magazines, music, advanced mobile games and control of consumers’ online social life, all from a single device.
The Samsung GALAXY S II has been equipped with Samsung’s new crystal-clear Super AMOLED Plus screen, the most advanced mobile visual display that does not compromise battery performance. A significant reduction in power consumption from Super AMOLED display means it is also more energy- efficient than other comparably-sized devices, allowing Samsung to minimize device weight.
HSPA+ 21 850/900/1900/2100
Android 2.3 Gingerbread
4.27” WVGA (480×800) Super AMOLED Plus
1 GHz Dual Core Application Processor
( BB& AP )
Main(Rear): 8.0-Mega Pixel Camera AF with LED Flash
Front: 2.0-Mega Pixel Camera
Single Shot, Beauty Shot, , Panorama Shot, Smile Shot, Action Shot,
Codec : MPEG4/ H.264/ H.263/ DivX VC-1 Playback : FULL HD(1080p)@30fps Recording : FULL HD(1080p)@30fps
MP3, AAC, AAC+, eACC+
3.5mm Ear Jack & Speaker, Stereo FM Radio with RDS, Voice Recorder
Social Hub – Integrated Contacts, Integrated Calendar, Unified Inbox – Premium: SNS push notification, Push Email & Push IM – Basic: POP3/IMAP Email & IM (* Availability of Social Hub differs by country and mobile operator)
Game HubEnterprise Solutions
Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync – The comprehensive mobile implementation of Exchange ActiveSync, which provides the most policies and restrictions support among Android ActiveSync clients, along with e- mail, calendar, contacts and tasks synchronization with a Microsoft Exchange Server
On Device Encryption – A security solution that enables the protection of mobile data without the need to sacrifice speed and functionality. Superior performance can also be achieved when incorporated with Sybase Afaria Mobile Device Management and Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync, both of which complement the encryption support with their own mechanisms.
Cisco AnyConnect Virtual Private Network – provide reliable and easy- to-deploy encrypted network connectivity for mobile workers everywhere for business email, virtual desktop, and other Android apps, AnyConnect enables business-critical application connectivity
Sybase Afaria Mobile Device Management – provides the comprehensive capabilities that IT requires to allow mobile workers access to enterprise assets using the device of their choice. IT can now confidently extend corporate security policies to the Android platform, allowing for the adoption of both personally-owned or corporate owned Galaxy S II.
Cisco WebEx – the workforce will be able to stay connected to important meetings wherever they are while using Samsung Galaxy devices; users can view shared desktops, browsers, applications and documents with live annotations.
Cisco Mobile – a VoIP solutions allowing the workforce to make and receive calls over Wi-Fi using an Android interface, providing significant cost-efficiencies for an international workforce
Adobe Flash 10.1 support
QuickType by SWYPE
Document Viewer / Editor
Android Brower, RSS Reader
Google MapsTM with Latitude, Places, Navigation (beta)
Google Voice SearchTM
Lost Phone Management
Bluetooth® technology v 3.0 + HS USB 2.0 Wi-Fi 802.11 (a/b/g/n), WiFi Direct NFC Connectivity (Optional)
MHL DLNA (AllShare)
Accelerometer, Light, Digital Compass, Proximity, Gyroscope sensor,
Memory 16GB + microSD (up to 32GB)
125.3 x 66.1 x 8.49mm, 116g
* All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.
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HEY HOW DO I GET MY SAMSUNG GALAXY S 2 LIKE YOURS ? HERES A PICTURE EXPLAINING HOW I WOULD LIKE MINE TO BE THIS IS MY SAMSUNG GALAXY S 2 HOW THE BOTTOM ICONS LOOK LIKE. AND THIS IS HOW I WANT IT TO BE LIKE THE ONE WITH THE EARPHONES IS LIKE MINE SEE HOW WHERE IT HAS THE PHONE,CONTACTS,MESSAGING ARE AND TAKE A LOOK AT THE OTHER PICTURE WITH THE PERSON HOLDING THE PHONE SEE HOW THERE DIFFERENT? NOW DO YOU KNOW HOW I CAN GET MY SAMSUNG GS2 LIKE THE SECOND PICTURE? PLEASE I WOULD LOVE MINES TO BE LIKE THAT BECAUSE IT LOOKS SO STYLISH AND BETTER THANKS
Hi, I am trying to enable 3G on my S2, it gives 3 options for network mode as GSM/WCDMA (Auto mode), GSM only and WCDMA only. There is no option for HSDPA. I have checked in phone spesification that it has got HSDPA. Could you please clear my doubts why HSDPA has not been listed in network mode for my phone? or It is by default there for galaxy s2.Thanks in advance...
Hi, This is the second article I read today mentioning the 1GHz processor. Was it not to have a 1.2Ghz processor? Amazing phone no doubt. Wjat about Indian pricing? Date for launch?
when will it be available at retail stores ? and are v getting 1.2ghz dual core like UK version or 1ghz dual core ?
DAMN!>>.this is one hell of a PHONE>.Samsung,,again..but i got a request..Please can you compare INCREDIBLE S,DESIRE S and this Samsung GALAXY SII..relating their benchmarks and other tests shown on the INCREDIBLE S full review.I heard HTC handles their RAM and Processing better than Others.If it is possible ..i would love to see the competition!. Thanks for the News though..Great JOB Bharat and igyaan... P.S: i visit your site everyday to check out the new reviews and news.>!