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.
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
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