Even though Samsung Galaxy S3 has already been launched recently and is being well received by the audience, the success of its predecessor, i.e., Samsung Galaxy S2 still continues to surge. This device is fast, thin and beautiful and has got a brilliant camera along with a vivid screen.
The design of Samsung Galaxy S2 is pretty appealing with a curved screen that resembles Galaxy Nexus. The back of the phone consists of a plastic colors that can easily be opened in order to change the battery, SIM card or the microSD card. The overall texture of the phones looks nice. This phone is also amongst the slimmest smartphones available today and is just 8.49 mm thick. A 1.12 GHz dual-core “Exynos” processor powers this great device. It consists of 1 GB RAM and a Super AMOLED Plus screen that provides a better display than other phones of this category. There is an 8 Megapixel camera in the phone containing flash and 1080p video recording. On a single full charge of battery, Galaxy S2 will provide you up to ten hours of heavy usage whereas in case of lighter usage, the battery might last for a couple of days. The internal memory of the phone is whopping 16GB and a microSD card slot is provided in the phone that allows you to expand the phone memory to up to 64 GB using a microSDXC card.
The display of the phone is covered by Gorilla Glass and has an oleophobic fingerprint-resistant coating. The glass also helps in grain reduction and provides with much sharper text and images. Amongst the best things that you can find in Samsung Galaxy S2 is the brilliant audio hardware that is provided by Yamaha. There is a primary camera of 2 MP in this phone for the purpose of video calling, taking video as well as recording videos with a maximum resolution of 640×480 pixels.
In this phone, the manufacturer has also included a new definition connection technology, i.e., Mobile High-Definition Link or MHL. The main advantage of using MHL is that it’s optimized for the mobile phones and allows the battery of the mobile to be charged while at the same time playing the media content. There is a 3.5 mm TRRS headset jack available and is located at the top of the device, whereas a micro USB connection port can easily be found on the bottom of the device.