The CDMA version of the popular smartphone from samsung
Design and Display
The Samsung Galaxy S2 has a simple and functional design, making it a breeze to use. It fits comfortably in your hand and is a lightweight device to carry around all day. With its Super AMOLED 4.5-inch screen, reading texts and browsing the phone in daylight is quite easy. ThereÂs also a notification light at the right top corner, which adds to overall functionality. The back of the phone is a flat slab giving it a solid feel.
Processor and OS
The handset is powered by a 1.2 Ghz Dual core processor, 1GB of RAM and a Mali-400MP GPU, which makes it capable to handle improved graphics and applications and multitasking. You can switch between apps without much lag. It runs on the Android OS v2.3.4 (Gingerbread), toppled with the integrated TouchWiz UI v4.0 for better touch capabilities.
Camera, Storage, Multimedia
The primary camera is an 8MP lens with the capabilities of capturing 1080p video @30fps and still images at 3264x2448 pixels. Making it quite extraordinary with added features like autofocus Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization. Front camera is a 2MP camera good enough for video calls. The internal storage of 16GB, and an expandable slot of 32GB, gives it a lot of storage capacity. The device supports HD video playback and app support from Google Play
Connectivity and Battery
On the connectivity front, this CDMA device has a 2.0 USB port, Bluetooth 3.0 for faster file sending and receiving, EV-DO - up to 3.1 Mbps. Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, WiMax etc. The device is powered by a 1800 mAh battery, which doesnÂt seem too big but considering the dual core processor it should be enough. Company claims up to 252 hours of standby and up to 8 hour and 45 mins of talk time.
The Samsung Galaxy S2 CDMA, with its solid build, functionality, decent performing processor and GPU, is a good phone for all kind of users. Considering the amazing connectivity features, and the light weight, it sounds like a decent all-rounder.