Samsung Galaxy S II Specs

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Description

Samsung Galaxy S II is the sequel to the critically-acclaimed Samsung Galaxy S Android smartphone. It comes with the newer Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS, and an even larger screen at 4.3 inches of Super AMOLED Plus goodness. The Galaxy S II upgrades the camera to 8MP and adds an LED flash to it, together with 1080p video recording. A 1.2GHz dual-core chipset is running the show so as to deliver a fine performance without any hints of lag.

This device is also known as Samsung I9100, Samsung Galaxy S 2, Samsung I9100G, Samsung I9100P

Pros

  • Small dimensions (4.93 x 2.60 x 0.33 inches)
I want it 246 users
I have it 270 users
I had it 330 users

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Display

Size: 4.3 inches
Resolution: 800 x 480 pixels, 218 PPI
Technology: Super AMOLED Plus
Screen-to-body: 62.75 %
Colors: 16 777 216
Features: Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

Benchmarks
System chip: Samsung Exynos 4 Dual 4210
Processor: Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
GPU: Mali-400 MP4
RAM: 1GB DDR2
Internal storage: 32GB
Storage expansion: microSDHC up to 32 GB
OS: Android (4.1.2, 4.0.4, 4.0, 2.3)
Device type: Smartphone

Battery

Capacity: 1650 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)
Specifications: Aperture size: F2.6; Sensor size: 1/3.2"
Flash: LED
Video recording: 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD)
Features: Video light, Video calling
Front: 2 MP
Dimensions: 4.93 x 2.60 x 0.33 inches (125.3 x 66.1 x 8.49 mm)
Weight: 4.09 oz (116.0 g)
Colors: Black, White

Cellular

3G: Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Data Speed: HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSPA, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Multimedia

Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Features: Album art cover, Background playback
Screen mirroring: DLNA, MHL
Radio: FM, Stereo, RDS

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 3.0
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Features: Mass storage device, Video out, Charging
Location: A-GPS
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Other: UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), SyncML, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications: Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Mar 11, 2011
FCC ID value: A3LGTI9100
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.40 W/kg
Body: 1.00 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.16 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.00 W/kg

Buyers information

Price: $ 800

Availability

Feb 13, 2011
Officially announced: Yes
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Alternative variants

Samsung I9100G
Differences from the main variant:
System chip: TI OMAP4430
GPU: PowerVR SGX540
Samsung Galaxy S II I9100P
With NFC support
Differences from the main variant:
Other: NFC
FCC approval:
Date approved: Feb 21, 2012
FCC ID value: A3LGTI9100P
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.37 W/kg
Body: 1.12 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.21 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.12 W/kg

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User Reviews

Overall User Rating
Build quality
8.9
Camera quality
9
Performance
9.1
Display
9.4
Battery life and charging
7.9
Rating breakdown (out of 10)
10
One of the best Android phones in its day!
Phone owned for more than a year

This was one of the best Android phones I ever used back in the day. Was truly an alternative to iPhone in a lot areas. Still fell short in some though. A great classic. !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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8
Still Going Strong 6 Years On
Phone owned for more than a year

I've owned 2 of these phones since April of 2011 and I'm still not disappointed by the performance they have.

Every 2 years the battery tends to lose its ability to hold charge so that can be easily and cheaply replaced. Personally, I've upgraded the batteries to aftermarket ones that hold 3500mAh so they last much longer.

One of the devices has developed a fault in the Micro USB charging port and so the port needs to be replaced. The other device has a vibrate motor that no longer functions.

Other than those 2 faults, both devices are still very capable of running modern apps and acting as a primary device.

I couldn't give the phone high enough praise as they were only really designed to last 1-2 years anyway!



I'd recommend this device to anyone and everyone as a backup or a cheap primary device.

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9
Samsung Galaxy S II Review Great Phone
Phone owned for more than a year

Maybe the revolutinary S phone and probably the best.UI works good but after 2 years of Gamer using starts to bug unbelivabely.Charges very fast but battery life is short.Also has the really good specification and camera.The best phone of 2011.

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