Samsung announces Galaxy S II LTE, S II HD LTE in South Korea

Samsung has announced the launch two new Android LTE smartphones in South Korea, its home market. These smartphones are Galaxy S II LTE and Galaxy S II HD LTE.  While Korean telecom operator SK Telecom will be the only one to sell Galaxy S II LTE, Galaxy S II HD LTE will debut on all three telecom operator including KT and LG U+.

Samsung has yesterday itself announced that it has sold 3.6 million units of Galaxy S II smartphone in the country and the release of its LTE version will surely add more numbers.

Samsung Galaxy S II HD LTE
Samsung Galaxy S II HD LTE

Coming to the smartphones, Galaxy S II HD LTE is the second Samsung smartphone with HD display and first Galaxy S II variant. It features 4.65 inch 1280×720 HD Super AMOLED display along with 1.5GHz dual core processor and Gingerbread.

  • Size/weight – 68.8 × 132.65 × 9.5 mm (thinnest area), 142g
  • Network – LTE & HSPA+ /Rev.A(LGU+) support
  • Display – 4.65-inch HD(1280×720) Super AMOLED
  • Platform – Android™ 2.3 (Gingerbread)
  • Camera – 8 megapixel (flash)/2 megapixel on the front
  • Battery – 1850 mAh
  • 1.5GHz dual core AP
  • 16GB memory
  • Bluetooth 3.0 HS, WiFi a/b/g/n
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE
Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy S II LTE will feature 4.5 inch (800×480) Super AMOLED Plus display along with 1.5GHz dual core processor and Gingerbread. Rests of the specifications are same as Galaxy S II HD LTE.

“Using the advanced technologies it has as the leader of the domestic smartphone market, Samsung Electronics will enable consumers to enjoy a truly smart life with the LTE smartphone. The company will continue to release innovative LTE smart devices in the domestic market, thereby leading the LTE market.”

– JK Shin, President and Head of Samsung’s Mobile Communications Business

Post Author: Gaurav Shukla

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