Samsung Galaxy S vs Samsung Galaxy S II

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Display

Size

4.0 inches
4.3 inches

Resolution

800 x 480 pixels,
233 PPI
800 x 480 pixels,
218 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED Plus

Screen-to-body

57.88 %
62.75 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

 
Samsung Exynos 4 Dual 4210

Processor

Single core, 1000 MHz
Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU

Yes
Mali-400 MP4

RAM

0.5GB
1GB DDR2

Internal storage

16GB
32GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS

Android (2.3.5, 2.3, 2.2, 2.1)
Android (4.1.2, 4.0.4, 4.0, 2.3)

Battery

Capacity

1500 mAh
1650 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.6; Sensor size: 1/3.2"

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features

Video calling
Video light, Video calling

Front

0.3 MP VGA
2 MP

Design

Dimensions

4.82 x 2.53 x 0.39 inches (122.4 x 64.2 x 9.9 mm)
4.93 x 2.60 x 0.33 inches (125.3 x 66.1 x 8.49 mm)

Weight

4.16 oz (118.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
4.09 oz (116.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Colors

 
Black, White

Cellular

UMTS

900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSPA, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

SRS WOW HD
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

DLNA
DLNA, MHL

Radio

FM, RDS
FM, Stereo, RDS

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

3.0
3.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Video out, Charging

Location

A-GPS
A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

Computer sync, OTA sync, SyncML
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
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Apr 08, 2010
Mar 11, 2011

FCC ID value: A3LGTI9000 link
FCC ID value: A3LGTI9100 link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.33 W/kg
0.40 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Body

0.39 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.16 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.00 W/kg

Buyers information

Price

$ 600
$ 800

Availability

Officially announced

Mar 23, 2010
Feb 13, 2011
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