Finally, the news you’ve been waiting for from AT&T’s swiftly sped past its “coming soon” announcement — AT&T plans to sell the Samsung Galaxy S II, a high-end 4G Android device, to compliment its iPhone 5 [Coming on October 4] offering, on October 2 for $199.99 with 2-year contract and minimum $15/month data plan.
The Samsung Galaxy S2 is Samsung’s flagship Android device that packs a 4.3″ Super AMOLED Plus display, 1.2GHz Samsung Exynos dual-core processor (international variants use the Nvidia Tegra 2); Super AMOLED display (it’s viewable in sunlight); Gorilla glass, 8MP rear-facing and 2MP front-facing cameras, 1080p video recording, 16GB storage (expandable to 32GB with microSD card), Android 2.3, and Samsung’s TouchWiz UI — plus all the expected stuff, like Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS, accelerometer, capacitive touchscreen, etc. There’s 4G, via WiMax for Sprint and 21Mbps HSPA+ for AT&T.
The device is also expected to run Android’s Ice Cream Sandwich OS when it is released at the end of October. The Galaxy S2 also has Flash capability, a feature not included on any iPhone thus far.
Source – AT&T