Spotlight: Samsung Galaxy S II X 4G Smartphone

| March 28, 2012

Samsung Galaxy S II X Smartphone

If you are in the market for a new smartphone, the TELUS 4G Samsung Galaxy S II X stands with the leaders of the pack in terms of plug and play features. It’s razor thin, lightning fast, and capable of handling almost anything you require. The TELUS 4G Samsung Galaxy S II X is equipped with a high-speed 1.5GHz Dual Core processor, providing double the power and giving you the ability to experience HD video and run apps without lagging or freezing.

Record 1080p HD quality videos and watch your multimedia come to life on the brilliant 4.5 Super AMOLED Plus Screen. To capture any moment whenever inspiration hits you – the TELUS 4G Samsung Galaxy S II X comes equipped with an 8 MP back facing camera with LED flash for your photographic needs and a 2MP front camera for quick and easy video calling.

Use apps, surf the web, and even load flash games. With Adobe® Flash® 11 built right into the TELUS 4G Samsung Galaxy S II X, you can access any website, video or game available online.

Samsung Galaxy S II X Major Features:

4.5-inch SUPER AMOLED Plus display: If ultimate connectivity is what you seek, this is the phone to own. The Samsung Galaxy S II X offers an unparalleled range of speed, vivid clarity, power and amazing features. Multi-tasking is a given; instant access to social feed and the ability to check email, view clips and send out updates fast, smoothly and seamlessly. All packed into a sleek, light design with a larger, more vivid display.

Amazingly sharp,vivid colour on a superwide 4.5 inch screen. Clear separations of light and dark with super high contrast ratios. Ultrafast response eliminates blur for a smoother, more immediate and enjoyable viewing experience.

1.5 Ghz Dual Core Processor supports seamless multi-tasking: Significantly higher data transfer speeds for faster webpage loading, softer UI transitions and ultrafast power-up and power-down. The Dual Core processor delivers incredibly smooth Full HD 1080p video capture and playback at 30 fps. Great 3D graphic performance and fast data processing: ideal for using multiple applications simultaneously.

Samsung Voice Solution voice-activated controls: Powerful voice solution frees your hands. Provides accurate voice recognition to let you call, send messages and launch apps. Use Voice Talk to read messages, reply, make calls and use your calendar in driving mode for hands-free convenience.

8 MP rear-facing camera with LED flash, 2 MP front-facing camera, Full HD playback: High resolution 8 MP camera with 4x digital zoom and LED flash. 2 MP front-facing camera perfect for self-portraits and video chat.

Samsung Galaxy S II X Android 4G smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S II X 4G Smartphone with 8MP Camera and 1080p HD Video

Enjoy full HD video capture and playback at 1920 X 1080p at 30 fps. See all photos and video in HD on the 4.5 SUPER AMOLED Plus screen.Dual Cell HSPA+ for download speeds of 42 Mbps

Innovative, new Dual Cell HSPA technology delivers a better experience for watching movies and playing games. We’re talking 42 Mbps: twice the speed of HSPDA. Upload your clips, music and photos superfast too, with upload speed of 5. 76 Mbps.

Powerful 1850 mAh battery delivering extended talk time: Sleek, bulk-free design, yet a more powerful 1850 mAh battery. Samsung’s advanced power consumption technology delivers you extended talk time and standby time. When you’re on the move, freedom and peace of mind are yours.

Access to Samsung’s unique 4 Hubs (readers, social, music and game): 4 convenient hubs give instant access to worlds of content. Make use of the readers, social, music and game hubs for ultimate access to e-reading, social media, limitless music and premium gaming.

The 4G Samsung Galaxy S II X comes with free Google Maps Navigation which works with the TELUS mobile network, using voice guidance and 3D imaging to get you wherever you need to go.

Optimal user experience with Samsung’s Touchwiz: A customizable home screen experience. Live Panel lets you add widgets and customize screen size and layout. Experience features with 3D graphic effect and activate features easily with Motion UX gestures.

NFC Capability: Near Field Communication lets you search information, make public transportation payments, open your home and security system and share data with other NFC-enabled devices.

Samsung Galaxy S II X Press Release

Press Release: MISSISSAUGA, ON, Samsung Mobile Canada, the leading mobile phone provider in Canada, is proud to announce the launch of the 4G powered Samsung Galaxy S II™ X, with TELUS. This cutting edge smartphone operates on the latest version of Android, the world’s fastest growing operating system, and features a brilliant 4.5″ super AMOLED plus screen and a dual core processor to provide users with an unmatched viewing experience alongside incredible performance. The Galaxy S II™ X is also the first phone in Canada with dual cell HSPA+ speeds of up to 42Mbps*.

When combined with Google’s latest mobile operating system, Android 2.3, the Samsung Galaxy S II™ X lets users enjoy superior functionality for fast browsing, seamless multitasking, smooth user interface and high performance gaming. Its powerful 1.5 Ghz Dual Core processor enables multiple app viewing without freezing or slow-downs.

“The Samsung Galaxy S II™ X has set a new standard in smartphones, seamlessly integrating speed and power with a sleek modern design,” said Paul Brannen, Vice-President, Samsung Mobile Canada.” The addition of this next generation smartphone reinforces the company’s commitment to performance and innovation.”

The Galaxy S II™ X comes equipped with an 8 megapixel rear camera with flash, a 2 megapixel front facing camera with full 1080p HD recording. Get on the leading edge and share the content you create seamlessly through multiple communication options including NFC, Wi-Fi Direct, and Samsung’s AllShare. Additionally, it comes loaded with 16GB of internal memory (expandable up to 32GB), and sports a sizeable 1850 mAh removable battery.

“Our customers have eagerly anticipated the launch of the remarkable Samsung Galaxy S II™ X, which combines the power of a dual core processor with a beautiful design and stunning 4.5″ super AMOLED plus screen, perfect for gaming and entertainment. Plus, it is the first phone in Canada to take full advantage our 4G HSPA+ dual cell network, bringing amazing speeds to over 74 percent of Canadians,” said David Fuller, TELUS Chief Marketing Officer. “We’re proud to offer this fast and powerful smartphone to TELUS customers, alongside TELUS’ commitment to putting customers first. TELUS offers Samsung Galaxy S II X users no fee data sharing and access to our in-store and online Learning Centres, which help our customers learn the tips and tricks to extend their enjoyment of a smartphone as powerful as the Samsung Galaxy S II™ X.”

Additional features of the Galaxy S II™ X include access to Samsung’s four content and entertainment hubs, to provide instant access to music, games, e-reading and social networking services. Additionally it includes popular Android features such as free Google Maps Navigation for turn-by-turn voice guidance and Google Maps in 3D, YouTube™, and access to over 250,000 apps and widgets on Android Market™.

*Manufacturer rated peak download speeds of 42Mbps. Average expected speeds of 7-14Mbps.

Samsung Galaxy S II X Smartphone Feature Summary:

• Run multiple apps at the same time without any freezing or slow-downs on with the 1.5 Ghz Dual Core processor
• Wi-Fi web hotspot access to your laptop or tablet
• Brilliant 4.5” super AMOLED plus touchscreen for vivid colours
• Adobe ® Flash® 10.3 lets you access to videos and games online
• Records videos in full 1080p HD
• 8MP back facing camera with LED flash and 4X digital zoom
• Make video calls using the 2MP front facing camera
• Enjoy the benefits of Samsung’s Touchwiz access to 4 unique service hubs – Reader, Games, Music and Social
• FREE Google Maps Navigation for turn-by-turn voice guidance and Google Maps in 3D
• Access over 450,000 apps, games, books, movies and songs on Google Play
• Bluetooth®
• Facebook® application

The Samsung Galaxy S II™ X is available only from TELUS in Canada, and is currently on sale on a three-year term. To learn more about what the Samsung Galaxy S II X smartphone can do, visit a retail location near you or check out the Samsung Galaxy S II product introduction video.

Samsung Galaxy S II X Specifications

TechnologyTechnology 3GPP Release 8, 850/1700(AWS)/1900/2100 & & Quad band EDGE
4G NetworkDownload apps and stream videos faster than before with 4G download speeds of up to 42 Mbps† (expected average is 7-14 Mbps)
Operating SystemAndroid 2.3 Gingerbread and 1.5 Ghz Dual Core Processor supports seamless multi-tasking
Screen4.5-inch 800 x 480 dots TFT touchscreen, SAMOLED+ 16 M WVGA Touch Pad
CameraMain Camera: 8.0 MP with Strobe Flash
Secondary Camera: 2.0 MP
4x Digital Zoom
Multi-Shot 4
MessagingPredictive Text Input T9 Available
Email Available
Cell Broadcast Available
vCard / vCalendar Available
Instant Messaging Available
Video1080p HD at 30fps
MP4, 3GP, MKV, VMW Video Player Format Support
Touch Screen Input
Video Messaging Available
Music & SoundMP3, MID, OGG, AAC, AMR, WMA, WAV, 3GP, MP4 Music Player Format Support
Polyphonic Ringtones Available
MP3 Ringtones Available
DRM Available (OMA v.1.0 FL)
Music Library Available
ConnectivityBluetooth® 3.0 Plus HS
USB Available
WAP 2.0 Supported
Internet HTML Browser Supported
Memory16 GB Internal Memory Available
External Memory up to 32 GB MicroSD
Approx. Battery LifeStand-by: Up to 620 hrs
Talk time: Up to 9 hrs
Size67.3 x 131.0 x 9.4 mm
Weight109 grams
In the box4G Samsung Galaxy S II™ X
Travel adapter
Stereo headsetQuick start guide


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