Devices launches have been a regular stuff for Samsung and this is why they are the smartphones giant right now. Today on January 12th 2013, just a day after conclusion of CES 2013 the world’s biggest electronics fair, Samsung has officially announced Galaxy S II Plus smartphone. We all know that Galaxy S II is the device recognized worldwide and it’s still popular. Giving it a nature inspired touch and latest user interface design along with great functionality, Galaxy S II Plus is the device flaunting the Samsung smartphones 2013 technology.
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus GT I9105
Following the same line as of the Galaxy S Plus launch, S II Plus device revamps the design and brings in the latest Android Jelly Bean operating system along with almost same specifications. Additionally featuring the Nature User Interface. The biggest change that we see in it from its predecessor is reduction in internal storage capacity which is trimmed down to 8 GB from 16/32 GB found in its predecessor and supports 64 GB micro SD card now.
Remaining other specifications like 4.3 inches Super AMOLED display, 1.2 Ghz dual core Cortex A9 processor, 1 GB RAM, 8 mega pixel camera, 2 mega pixel front facing camera, 1650 mAh battery are kept the same as its original.
New features that we see on the device are Smart Stay which automatically tells the device whether user is looking at the screen to dim it and Smart Alert lets us know about the missed events.
Here we have gone through comparison of Samsung Galaxy S II Plus and original Galaxy S II smartphone –
Samsung Galaxy S II Plus
Samsung Galaxy SII
|Display Screen||4.3″ Super AMOLED Plus Display||4.3″ Super AMOLED Plus Display|
|Resolution||800 x 480 pixels||800 x 480 pixels|
|Processor||1.2 Ghz dual core Cortex A9 processor||1.2 Ghz dual core Cortex A9 Exynos processor|
|RAM||1 GB DDR3 RAM||1 GB DDR3 RAM|
|Operating System||Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS||Android 4.0 ICS (Upgraded)|
|Camera||8 mega pixel rear side||8 mega pixel rear side|
|Front Camera||2 MP front facing cam||2 MP front facing cam|
|Battery||1650 mAh Li-ion||1650 mAh Li-ion|
|Internal Memory||8 GB||16/32 Gb|
|Micro SD card Support||Yes, Up to 64 Gb||Yes, Up to 32 Gb|
Good thing is that another version dubbed as Galaxy S II Plus GT I9105P device is also available which is NFC-enabled. This is 8.9 mm thickness than the original Galaxy S II Plus standing at 8.5mm.
The exterior plastic body has been changed to hyper glazed one as that we see in the Galaxy SIII and the device will be available in Chic White and Dark Blue color in coming weeks.