Galaxy S II

Samsung Galaxy S 2 Release Date, Price & Review

Samsung GALAXY  S II Android MobileSamsung Electronics which recently announced that all new flagship model for the year 2011 will be the all new Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100 which will be the successor of highest selling mobile phone and soon will be launched in the Markets by the month of May-June 2011 all across the World. With the Samsung Galaxy S in place, there is a room for the improvements which Samsung has effectively produced when it comes to the launch of an all new Samsung Galaxy S2 GT I9100. Right from the fantastic screen display to the brilliant hardware set, this phone really is packed with just everything. So, let’s check out on what are the things which are there in the Samsung Galaxy S2. The best part of this phone is that it has very low SAR levels that are 0.16 W/kg (head) and 0.96 W/kg (body) which makes this phone one of the least radiating phones and the danger of radiation is totally eliminated with this phone. We will check out the Specifications, features, Battery life, memory and also the multimedia features which this phone comes with.

Specifications and Features:

If we have a look at the specifications then this phone comes along with the Super AMOLED Plus capacitive touch screen with 16 Million colors with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels and all packed in a 4.3 inches of screen size. Along with this, the Galaxy S2 also comes along with the Gorilla glass display along with the touch wiz 4.0 interface which is the latest unlike Touch Wiz 3.0 in the older Galaxy S version. Along with this phone also packs in the Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate, Touch-sensitive controls, Gyroscope sensor and also has proximity sensors.

Not to forget this phone also comes along with the multi-touch capability for pinch to zoom in and zoom out. Unlike other phones this phone straight away comes along with the latest Android’s Gingerbread 2.3.3 version along with the USB on the Go slot which is just like present in the Nokia N8 and in Nokia E7. Adding to the list this one comes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot support and also supports HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps. Other list of features include Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, SNS integration, Digital compass, Image or Video editor, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration and also supports the latest 10.3 version of flash with the Voice memo/dial/commands and also comes along with the Predictive text input (Swype), TV-out (via MHL A/V link), Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF) and also supports whole formats of audio and video codecs.

Multimedia, Battery and Memory:

If you have a look at the multimedia features which this phone comes along then you will be glad to know that this one comes with many list of features which are really worth having it on this device and makes the most powerful Android phone till now. With the help of Dual-core 1.2GHz ARM Cortex-A9 processor, Mali-400MP GPU, Orion chipset you will never feel that the device is lagged in any manner in terms of playing the multimedia and also comes with the support of A GPS with a java MIDP Emulator which ensures that you will no longer have to install any third party applications to run the java apps in your phone. This phone also packs in the camera which is of 8 MP and comes with the advanced set of features like Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization with autofocus, LED flash and also has a resolution of 3264×2448 pixels.

If you talk of battery then you will be happy to know that this phone comes with the super high extra battery power of 1650 MAH which will last for up to 16GB/32GB storage in the stand-by mode while it will last for a talk time of up to 18 h 20 min (2G) / Up to 8 h 40 min (3G).

If we talk of memory then straightaway this phone comes along with the unlimited memory storage for storing all your contacts as well as messages. Apart from this this phone comes along with the 1GHz of processing speed, optional 16GB/32GB storage internal and externally this phone can support a maximum of 32 GB while a free 8 GB of free memory Card is supplied with every phone. Also, it’s doing the talks that the phone with 16 GB of memory will not be coming with the NFC while 32 GB phone will be coming preloaded with the NFC.


  • Better Features and better functionality,
  • Better battery life,
  • NFC comes pre-loaded which acts as a future technology,
  • Bigger memory for better management of all the files.


This phone comes with higher price tag and also the availability of this phone is not made clear by Samsung Electronics. NFC is not available in 16 GB storage phone model.

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Final Verdict:

This phone is really a great phone which soon will be launched in all the markets around the World. This phone in India is  launched with a price tag of 32, 890 INR for the 16GB version and you will able to buy it starting June 3 at any Vodafone stores across India or from June 9 from any other retail stores like from Reliance Digital, Tata Croma, eZone etc. This phone is just perfect for all those who wanted to own a smart phone which has not only best performance tag but also comes with the added list of features which we have discussed in the above.

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  1. Larry Banamassa

    April 4, 2013 at 6:30 am

    Hey guys, it’s 2013! The GS2 has been out for a while lol 🙂
    This link was posted in your latest email.

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