In this review, we will talk about the Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G. Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G is almost similar to the first Galaxy S, apart from the other chipset, which puts ahead a much faster processor worth 1.2 GHz.
The Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G have a solid and sleek build with simple to use multimedia functions for your use. It comes with a processor with the clock speed of 1.2 GHz (dual-core) makes the phone perform much faster. Rather than the traditional PowerVR SGX540 graphics, the Orion chipset gives the user the comfort of viewing Mali-400 graphics. The prior graphics were included in the original Galaxy S model. The device also have the 3D graphic accelerator for better 3D streaming or viewing. Samsung Galaxy S II Epic carries a MicroSD card under its battery compartment, so easy changing has gone out of question. The Samsung Galaxy S II Epic is a sleek phone, measuring up to 130 mm in length, 70 mm in width and in terms of thickness, the phone measures to just about 10 mm. The phone is marked by attractiveness alongside being slim. The phone weighs only 130g. For more information, just go through the review.
Now in the review, we will discuss some of the other features of the phone.
The Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G carries a 4.52’’ display screen, having a resolution of 480x800 pixels. The touchscreen display screen on the cellular is capacitive, this makes it very responsive. Thanks to its Super AMOLED Plus display screen, the display of the cellular is magnificently sharp and accurate. Reading through textual content is really an easy job to do on the cellular, whereas viewing images and WebPages seems to be sharp and crisp.
The navigation on Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G is very good. The device runs on a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, because of which, tossing between apps and screens seemed to be very smooth. The overall performance of the cellular is extremely good; it is very instant, responsive and fast. Multi-tasking on the cellular is also quite an easy and comfortable task.
Now in the review, we will take a look at the camera on the cellular.
Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G features an 8 MP camera with LED flash. User interface for camera is pretty decent. Auto-focus, touch-focus, face and smile detection are the key characteristics of its features. The camera is capable of recording Full-HD videos with 1080p @ 30 fps as well as 720p @ 30 fps. The image quality of the phone is good. However, images turn out bit underexposed and colors are duller than we would’ve liked.There is a front-facing 2MP camera too, right above the display screen, suited to video calling purposes.
Now the review will discuss the other features of the phone.
The Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G operates on Android 2.3.4 (Gingerbread) by means of that, you will get access to stuff just like Gmail, an app for YouTube, Quick Office for Android as well as others. Furthermore, at the time Android 2.3.4 (Gingerbread) runs on the cellular, the browser of the phone comes in complete support for Adobe flash 10.1. WebPages which are Flash-heavy could be accessed without having much of lagging, and that is another pleaser. As being the Smartphone runs on Android Os, you'll have the option of syncing with Gmail, IMAP and exchange accounts. The device can also be capable of integrating with social networking sites. Some other options that come with the phone contain Bluetooth, Wi-Fi. The device comes in support of wide range of music and video codec’s like MP3, AAC, WAV and MPEG-4.The phone comes in support of DLNA, which enables content streaming with other devices that are DLNA enabled. The device also has the standard SWYPE text enabled keyboard.
To conclude off of this review, we’d suggest that Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G is a Smartphone that offer great features all around, the camera on the cellular is good, and so can be its display screen. The Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G is a fully power packed Android Smartphone.
Display and user interface
Screen size: 4.52"
Type: Super AMOLED Plus, capacitive touchscreen
Up to 16 M colors
Resolution: 480 x 800 pixels
Gorilla Glass display
TouchWiz UI v4.0
Multi-touch input method
Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate
Proximity sensor for auto turn-off
Size: 130 x 70 x 10 mm
Weight (with battery): 130 g
Operating frequency / Network
2G Network: CDMA 800 / 1900
3G Network: CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm jack: Yes
microSD memory card slot, max. 32 GB
Internal memory: 16 GB Storage / 1 GB RAM
3G: Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot; WiMax
Bluetooth: Yes, v3.0 with A2DP, HS
USB: Yes, microUSB v2.0 (MHL), USB On-the-go
Primary: 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels
Features: autofocus, geotagging, LED flash, touch focus
Self-timer, face and smile detection, image stabilization
Effects: Grayscale, sepia, and negative
Video: Yes, 1080p @ 30 fps, 720 @ 30 fps
Secondary: Yes, 2 MP
Android OS, v2.3.4 (Gingerbread)
Dual-core 1.2GHz Samsung Exynos processor, Mali-400MP GPU, Orion chipset, 3D Graphics HW accelerator
Email and messaging
SMS(threaded view): Yes
Push Mail: Yes
Browsing and internet
Stereo FM radio with RDS
Google Search, Maps, Gmail,
YouTube, Google Talk, Picasa integration
Facebook and Twitter integration
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
TV-out (via MHL A/V link)
Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
Adobe Flash 10.1 support
Predictive text input (Swype)
Yes, with A-GPS support
Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
Ring tones: Mp3, WAV
Changeable color themes
Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 with A2DP, HS
High-Speed microUSB v2.0 (MHL), USB On-the-go
3.5 mm Jack
Li-Po 1800 mAh
Talk time (maximum): Up to 8 hrs 45 min
Standby time (maximum): Up to 252 hrs
Personal Information Management (PIM)
Detailed contact information
Contacts: Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall Supported
Logs of dialed, received and missed calls
Integrated hands free speakers
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