Samsung’s new Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab 10.1
Samsung is expanding its line of successful Galaxy products after announcing a new top of the line smartphone and a 10.1-inch tablet to rival Apple’s iPad.
The Galaxy S II smartphone is the world’s thinnest smartphone at just 8.49mm thick and with a super ALOMED 4.3-inch screen.
Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab 10.1 has a 1280 x 800 resolution screen and is running Android’s slick 3.0 operating system.
Galaxy S II is powered by a 1Ghz dual core processor and is also equipped with a 8 megapixel camera that is also capable of capturing full high definition video.
But the first thing that strikes users when they see the new Galaxy S II is the amazing screen – a 4.3-inch super AMOLED Plus display. It is bright, sharp and responsive.
Websites, pictures and videos look incredible on the Galaxy S II screen.
Samsung says it will work harder with enterprise integration to help companies deploy a connected workforce.
Of the improvements in this area the Galaxy S II will offer improved Microsoft Exchange Activesync for email, contact and calendar synchronisation.
There will also be Cisco services for enhanced conferencing and connectivity.
On the entertainment and social networking side the Galaxy S II will also deliver with a Social Hub, Music Hub, Readers Hub and Game Hub to access services, content and apps.
Samsung also announced other handsets in the Galaxy family – the Ace, Fit, Gio and Mini.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 takes advantage of a faster 1Ghz dual processor and the latest Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating system.
It only weighs 599g and is just 10.9mm thick. It has an 8 megapixel camera and a 2 megapixel front camera.
Vodafone will offer the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 exclusively in Australia as part of a global deal.
Both the Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone and the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 will be released in Australia around May.