Very refined smartphone.
Quite customizable design.
Ability to share images online quickly.
Stunning screen is excellent for composing and reviewing images.
Excellent color accuracy outdoors.
Fast dual-core processor.
Solid HSPA+ 4G connectivity.
Bright, colorful 8-MP photos.
Clear, crisp voice connections.
Super AMOLED Plus screen is colorful and bright.
Great battery life.
Powerful dual-core processor.
Super thin and super light.
16GB of internal storage.
TouchWiz UI is much improved.
Some trouble with 4G and 3G reception inside buildings (rectified by switching to Wi-Fi).
Only capable of digital zoom.
Screen dimmer than other Galaxy S IIs.
Camera shutter a little sluggish.
No notification light.
Security flaw in lock screen.
HDMI out requires an adapter.
WVGA screen resolution.
Handicapped TouchWiz experience.
Too big for some hands.
Text hard to read when zoomed out in browser.
Plastic battery cover and no camera button
Speakerphone a bit soft.
By TechSpot on May 23, 2011
This part of the review is easy: The Samsung Galaxy S II is the best Android smartphone available on the market today. If you can ignore a few tiny niggles like missing NFC support and some Samsung bloatware, it's darn near perfect otherwise. Pros:...-
By The Unwired on July 11, 2012
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By evogadget.com on June 01, 2012
So yes, the upgrade from Gingerbread to Ice Cream Sandwich is one of the major pros brought by Google's Android 4.0. If it weren't for it, we wouldn't have had the opportunity to have so many fun experiences. Samsung's Galaxy S2 is among...-
By CNET Australia on May 18, 2012
The Galaxy S II 4G represents the best of last year's technology. It's fast, in more ways than one, and battery life is good. But when you're paying full price, don't you want the latest and...82
By Good Gear Guide on April 24, 2012
If you desperately need or want 4G connectivity on your phone and live or work in an area that's effectively serviced by Telstra's 4G network, the Galaxy S II 4G's fast data speeds will certainly impress you. However, newer phones like the...80
By Pocketables on January 26, 2012
Design The Samsung Galaxy S II is identical to an iPhone in every respect, so much so that no person can be expected to tell the difference between the two. Or at least that's what Apple is claiming with all its ridiculous lawsuits against Samsung...-
By GadgetSpeak on January 07, 2012
Adding to its range of handsets, Samsung has released its Galaxy S II handset to tempt you to part with your hard earned cash....84
By CRN on December 14, 2011
Page 1 of 2 On the heels of CRN's 10 Coolest Smartphones of 2011 slide show this week, Samsung sent the CRN Test Center a sample of its model SGH-T989, the Galaxy S2 for T-Mobile networks that's even more powerful than the Exynos-based Galaxy S2...-
By Computeractive on December 13, 2011
One of the best Android phones available, with a great screen and fast processor...100
By Tech-Reviews UK on November 25, 2011
Overall, I was absolutely blown away with the Samsung Galaxy S II’s performance whilst we were in our testing phase. And even though I’m a pretty much an Apple Fanboy, I’d opt for the Samsung Galaxy S II over the iPhone 4S in a...90