Design and Specification
The Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus, dubbed the "Golden oldie" is more or less a refurbished version of the Galaxy S2.
As is expected in the aftermath of such success, Samsung is looking to capitalize on the name put up by their top models.
On paper, the two phones share the same specifications, Apart from the cost, software version and hardware component models.
On par with the Galaxy S2, The Galaxy S2 Plus is powered by a 1.2 GHz dual-core Broadcom BC28155 CPU, VideoCore IV GPU and 1GB of RAM.
Out of the box, the phone runs Android OS 4.1.2 Jelly Bean.
The phone shares the same assertively slim profile design of its predecessor, being a slim handset that's pretty comfortable to handle and easy to pocket with a new coat of paint.
At 125.3 x 66.1 x 8.5mm, the Plus weighs 121g.
Albeit the NFC version is a nit thicker at 8.9mm.
The Samsung Galaxy S II Plus features the same 4.3 inch SuperAMOLED Plus screen as the original Galaxy S II.
At 480 x 800 pixels, the screen has a resolution of 217 ppi.
Camera and Multimedia
The Samsung Galaxy S II Plus comes equipped with the same 8MP camera with auto focus and a LED flash as the Galaxy S II and captures photos at a maximum resolution of 3264 x 2448 pixels and records 1080p videos at 30fps.
The Galaxy S II Plus comes preloaded with a set of features: touch focus, smile shot, continuous shot, panorama mode and can snap photos during video recording.
Connectivity is covered by a range of features.
Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE and quad-band 3G.
The 3G connectivity is HSPA with 21.1Mbps downlink and 5.76Mbps uplink
The Wi-Fi supports a/b/g/n, with both 2.4GHz and 5GHz band compatibility, Wi-Fi Direct and DLNA are also included.
There's also Bluetooth 4.0 LE and NFC on selected models as well as a MHL port.
The phone can also be used as Wi-Fi hotspot or 3G modem, pretty much like every Android phone in the market now.
The phone also has the famous S-Voice feature, which can understand voice commands and follow actions such as increasing volume, searching contacts, calling a contact, And Google Now which handles things like sending messages, dialing voice calls, directions etc .
Google Now also launches apps, manages your calendar and looks for nearby places of interest.
Battery and Storage
The Galaxy S2 Plus comes with a standard 1650 mAH battery with an endurance rating of 50 hours and also offers talk time of 9 hours and standby time of 549 hours on 3G.
Storage is limited to 8GB of internal memory which can be further expanded to 64GB using a micro-SD card.
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