It was February of last year when Samsung first came out with the Samsung Galaxy Ace. Forward to 2012, Samsung announced the sequel to their famous budget-friendly Galaxy Ace handset. This year, be ready to face the upgraded and still pocket-friendly Android handset the Samsung Galaxy Ace 2. In this article, we will talk about cool and smart features of this latest Galaxy member. Read on!
Let's start with its now bigger size. This handset's dimensions are at 118.3 x 62.2 x 10.5 mm and it weighs in at 122 grams. The older version is smaller than this one at 112.4 x 59.9 x 11.5. It is also heavier by 9 grams. With its bigger size comes in a bigger display screen at 3.8". With this, you also get a screen resolution of 480 x 800 pixels (246 ppi for its pixel density). If you compare this with the older version, you will instantly notice a big change when it comes to the display screen alone. It is brighter and colors are simply alive on this handset.
When it comes to OS, everything is the same. It ships with Android Gingerbread or Android version 2.3. They also have the same camera at 5MP (2594 x 1944 pixels). The only difference is that this handset comes in with a VGA front-facing shutter. This is a big plus if you are fond of using video calls or video chats on your handset.
Going back to the phone's Android OS, you will enjoy refined User Interface and faster/intuitive text input. Yes, this may never have the latest Android Iteration but its OS is capable enough for a budget-phone such as this one. With the said OS, you will also get improved power management. This only means that you will be able to enjoy this handset for hours after hours. We all know how important it is to have a long-lasting handset (battery wise). This is most especially true if you are always on the go and you need constant communication either for work or for family emergencies.
In addition, this handset's OS will also allow you to have more than one way of communicating with your work contacts or family members. For one, the internet is easier to access with this OS for this particular handset.
For a budget-friendly and Android OS handset, this will truly satisfy you. It is also a big plus that this handset boasts an attractive design. So, why settle for less when you can have the Android Samsung Galaxy Ace 2?