Samsung Galaxy S II Specifications and Features

Samsung Galaxy S II for T-Mobile (also known as SGH T989) is an Android smartphone (using the Gingerbread version) that works under Quad-band GSM and supports for dual-band 3G. It has 4.52" Super AMOLED Plus capacitive touchscreen with 480 x 800 pixels resolution. The display features TouchWiz UI v4.0; scratch-resistant surface via Corning Gorilla Glass Display; Multi-touch input method; Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate; Touch-sensitive controls; Proximity sensor for auto turn-off; and Gyroscope sensor. For the hardware, it is armored with 1.5 GHz Scorpion dual-core CPU, Adreno 220 GPU, Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 chipset, and 1GB of RAM. 16GB/32GB internal storage is available along with the expandable external memory card up to 32GB (8 GB included in the package).

samsung galaxy S II

The phone has two cameras: 8 MP wide-angle lens autofocus camera with LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization; and 2 MP secondary camera for video calling. The connectivity features consist of Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n; stereo Bluetooth v3.0; v2.0 microUSB port; and 3.5mm audio jack. Other features of this Samsung Galaxy S II are: Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF); GPS with A-GPS support; Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic; NFC support (optional); TV-out (via MHL A/V link); SNS integration; Digital compass; MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264/H.263 player; MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player; Image/video editor; Adobe Flash support; Google Search; Maps; Gmail; YouTube; Google Talk; Picasa integration; Voice memo/dial/commands; Predictive text input (Swype) and more.

Dimensions: 131 x 70 x 9 mm
Weight: 135 g

Prior to Performing a Factory Reset

Before using Kies air to upgrade your device or initiating a factory reset, it is recommended that you backup your personal data prior to use.

To export a Contact list to your microSD card:

  1. From the Home screen, tap image(Contacts).
  2. Press imageand then tap Import/Export.
  3. Tap Export to SD card –> OK.

Verify your images and videos are on your microSD card:

  1. From the Home screen, tap image(Applications) –> image(Gallery).
  2. Verify the Gallery contains all of your pictures and videos.
  3. Remove the back cover and remove the internal microSD card prior to initiating a Kies air update.

Samsung Galaxy S II Factory Data Reset Guide

How to reset Samsung Galaxy S II?
Samsung Galaxy S II factory data reset.
Samsung Galaxy S II reset procedures.
Samsung Galaxy S II hard reset to original settings.

From this menu you can reset your Samsung Galaxy S II and sound settings to the factory default settings. The phone resets to the factory default settings automatically and when finished displays the Home screen.

  • Press image–>imageand then tap image(Settings) –> Privacy. (You will see a disclaimer.)
  • Tap Factory data reset –> Reset phone.
  • If necessary, enter your password and touch Erase everything.

Good luck…

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