4.3inch SUPER AMOLED Plus Screen
This innovative display technology provides better visuals while enabling the screen to retain a thin profile and consume less power. The super fast response times, coupled with vivid color reproductions and a high contrast ratio, ensures that you get an enhanced viewing experience.
Dual Core Processor
The powerful dual core processor on board the Galaxy S2 enables faster Internet browsing, enhanced multitasking and gaming experience, and provides you with a jitter free user interface. The encoding/decoding ability supporting video playback and recording provides a brief glimpse of the S2's capabilities and processing prowess.
8.49mm Slim Design
The extremely slim body of the S2 makes it easy for you to use it and hold it. This phone also features the 3D TouchWiz UX that provides you with an amazing looking user interface.
This functionality collates all the frequently accessed content such as music, videos, SMS, email, etc, into a magazine style layout. This makes it extremely easy for you to access your favourite content, and eliminates the need to open up several apps.
You can access a massive collection of books, magazines, and newspapers via this functionality. With the ability to magnify the pages, listen to audio recordings for newspapers, share via email, and more, you will never feel the need to carry along books.
Faster Web Browsing
The improved UI of the S2's web browsing function enables hassle free Internet surfing with easy search optimization, Abode Flash Player, and a simplified view of the subject matter.
Enhanced Multimedia Experience
The S2 employs the HSPA wireless standard to provide wireless speeds of up to 21Mbps. It can also serve as a WiFi hotspot that lets you enjoy fast wireless access speeds. Samsung's Kies 2.0 technology lets the phone sync wirelessly with a computer for tasks such as PIM backup and transfer of multimedia files. In addition, the Kies air program lets you connect with the address bar of a browser that does not use Kies to manage information and multimedia content on a larger display. You can sync the S2 with a DLNA based product to share and playback media files directly from your phone. The 8MP camera with an LED flash lets you capture clear and detailed Full HD 1080p images and videos. The advanced interface of the Gingerbread OS enables you to switch scenes quickly. Additionally, the 2MP front camera assists you in making video calls.
Next Generation Communication
Using only your voice, you can smartly control the S2. It supports voice communication and translation. By double tapping the home key, you can speak a few words and control the calling, music, messaging, scheduling, and application launching functions. The Social Hub Function lets you sync your phone contacts with your online ones and manage everything in a better way. Additionally, Near Field Communication technology enables your phone to interact smartly with other NFC enabled phones and smart tags.
The Galaxy S2's Game Hub application provides you access to a new world of social network games. The accelerometer and gyroscope sensors in the phone make your gaming experience even more interactive. The Music Hub application lets you access a collection of over 13 million tracks online, and listen to them in 5.1 channel sound. You can search, discover, preview, purchase, and download tracks as you are on the move. This app also provides access to artist bios and discographies.
Better Business Management
Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync enables you to securely access the enterprise resources on a Microsoft Exchange Server. It lets you stay updated with business emails, calender, and contacts in an extremely secure way. The encrypted hardware of the S2 provides even more data security, and eliminates the need to use separate security softwares. Moreover, the Sybase Afaria Mobile Device Management provides an added layer of security by providing safe access to the resources on an enterprise network. Cisco's AnyConnect makes it possible to establish a VPN connection using this phone for connecting to any corporate network. Furthermore, the Cisco WebEx application enables you to establish an online meeting or a conference call at the push of a button. Like a PC, you can view shared desktops, browsers, and applications from your phone itself.