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Samsung Galaxy S II could very well be the best Android smartphone on the market today. The display with Super AMOLED Plus technology that manages to be both frugal and visible outdoors, while the dual-core 1.2GHz processor does a similar balancing act with power use and performance quote


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Critic reviews

8.6
5 reviews
  • Reception and call quality
    8.0
  • Display
    9.4
  • Battery life
    8.0
  • Camera
    9.0
  • Ease of use
    8.0
  • Design and form factor
    8.0
  • Portability (size / weight)
    8.0
  • Media support
    8.0
  • Durability
    6.9
  • Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)
    8.0

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User reviews

8.8
141 reviews
8.0
Engadget Apr 28, 2011

...if you're asking us what smartphone to buy today, unconstrained by such externalities, the Galaxy S II would be the clear choice. Sometimes it's just as simple as that.

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9.0
CNET Mar 4, 2012

The Samsung Galaxy S II ranks as one of T-Mobile's most powerful and feature-rich Android smartphones, but it's somewhat pricey.

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8.0
SlashGear Apr 26, 2011

Samsung Galaxy S II could very well be the best Android smartphone on the market today. The display with Super AMOLED Plus technology that manages to be both frugal and visible outdoors, while the dual-core 1.2GHz processor does a similar balancing act with power use and performance. Together they...

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10
TechRadar Apr 26, 2011

The Samsung Galaxy S2 has not only set a new bar for smartphones in 2011; it's smashed the bar, recreated it in its own image and put it out of reach of the competition.

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8.0
GSM Arena May 13, 2011

Absurdly powerful and having a one-of-a-kind screen – the Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II is an easy phone to recommend. But that’s one thing you don’t need to do. Its reputation precedes it. The Galaxy II succeeds where previous dual-core droids have failed and provides the most complete smartphone...

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First Looks

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T3 Sep 13, 2011

With an 8-megapixel rear-mounted camera partnered by a second 2-megapixel forward-facing snapped the Galaxy S II’s photographic capabilities are further bolstered by 1080p Full HD video recording credentials at 30fps.

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9.0
cjtylr cjtylr

This is a SOLID contender to the iPhone 4 and beats it in several categories. This phone is WAY faster than the iPhone 4, it's thinner, lighter, and feels more durable. The ONLY thing this phone could use is a bump in resolution and better battery life. The latter can come with a firmware...

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10
Musketeer Musketeer

If you don't want to read the rest, here's my three word review: Awesome User Experience. This is a great phone and the universal praise in every review will already tell you that so I'm not going to regurgitate everything about the screen and the speed and the camera, because you can already...

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10
damiancox damiancox

I'll make this short and simple. Fast device (dual core 1.2 ghz), awesome battery life, beautiful screen, gingerbread, ultra thin and light. Placed on ATT with the $15 unlimited dataplan = dream device. Just make sure you take advantage of Samsung Dive in corporation with another phone security...

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9.0
vorontheraven vorontheraven

I've been using the Samsung now for a couple of weeks. Before getting into details about a few of the amazing features of this excellent phone, here is a summary of what I really liked about Galaxy S2 Here's a summary of the main features of this amazing phone from my simpler perspective: * The...

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9.0
kitkie kitkie

Note that heavy usage for me means: Wifi, GPS on all day. 3 hrs watching 720p video. 5 email accounts, twitter, facebook, 50 news feeds, weather and even more syncing regularly all day long. Screen on max brightness half the time.

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9.0
mayanks2crazy mayanks2crazy

well samsung always done a better job in smartphone category,this time its about most selling most ratest by user n experts the not new but awesome samsung galaxy sII.samsung did a good job in what customers are actually willing from them.allright the samsung galaxy s2.one of the best super...

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9.0
siddardhab siddardhab

I have been using this phone for about 6 months and i can say this has the best hardware.For me the software interface aka 'TouchWiz' ruins the phone,but some people find it good.Any way i have rooted this phone and i installed Cyanogenmod 7 and i am waiting for cm 9 and i bet i will get cm9...

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10
yadame yadame

Coming from an iPhone 3G the speed and ability to customise phone is a breath of fresh air. Defintaly over the whole apple way of doing things. Have moved from TouchWiz to Launcher Pro, else everything is still stock and unrooted

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