The Samsung Galaxy S II is one of the most popular smartphones, and now is on the right track to win the hearts of even more customers. ‘Why?’ you would ask, so we hasten to explain that T-Mobile has cut the price to $0. Yes, now you can have the Samsung Galaxy S II for free provided you sign a new 2-year service agreement. The promotion is time-limited and applies to online purchase only.
If you are reading this, you probably have heard at least a little bit about the Samsung Galaxy S II, but anyway, here is a quick reminder of its specs. First of all, the phone runs on expanding T-Mobile’s superfast 4G network, so browsing the Web or downloading apps is as easy as it gets. On this network, average download speeds are 8 Mbps and can reach up to 20 Mbps. To make the experience even more flawless, the manufacturer added a 1.5 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 processor. You can also access the Internet via Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n).
The Galaxy S II features 4.52-inch Super AMOLED Plus multi-touch display with a 480 x 800 pixel resolution, and 16 million color depth, 8-megapixel auto-focus camera with LED flash, smile detection, geo-tagging, zero shutter lag, and multiple scene modes capable of recording full HD 1080p videos and 2-megapixel forward-facing camera for video chats and self portraits.
The Samsung Galaxy S II also packs 1 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal memory, and microSD card slot compatible with cards up to 32 GB. The smartphone runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread, which is upgade-able to the latest version of the Android operating system – 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and guarantees all you need to fully enjoy the possibilities offered by the device. Samsung’s TouchWiz user interface makes the Galaxy S II even more intuitive.
The phone is pre-loaded with Samsung app, like Samsung Media Hub, which allows you to watch the movies and TV shows one day after they air, Samsung Social Hub, for easy transfer of e-mails, messages, contacts and social network connections. The Galaxy S II has access to Google Play, where you can find thousands of games, widgets, and some very useful apps, as well as other Google services and apps, for instance Gmail, Google Search, Google Voice Search, Google Latitude, Google Maps, Google Places, Google Talk, and Google Maps Navigation.
Other features include browser, calculator, calendar, gallery, music player compatible with MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC, OGG, and WAV, 3.5 mm headphone jack, hands-free speakerphone, news & weather, video player compatible with MP4, M4V, AVI, WMV, and 3GP, voice dialer, voice search, HDMI and microUSB ports, onboard GPS, next-generation Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity and Near Field Communication (NFC).
All these features make the phone really cool, and if you feel like you need to have it, hit T-Mobile’s website as soon as you can, because the deal expires on Sunday.