Samsung Galaxy S II SGH-T989 is also known as Samsung Hercules and Samsung SGH-T989. It can run on 2G Network, ala GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 frequencies or on 3G Network, ala HSDPA 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 bands. Announced in August 2011 and launched in October the same year, Samsung Galaxy S II SGH-T989 is available on contracts and on GSM networks.
Specifications and Features
Samsung Galaxy S II SGH-T989 weighs about 135 grams or 4.76 oz and it measures about 129.8 mm by 68.8 mm by 9.4 mm. It has a Super AMOLED Plus capacitive touch-screen with 16M colours, the resolution of the 4.52 inches display is 480 by 800 pixels with a pixel density of about 206 ppi. The display supports multi-touch and has a protective casing of Corning Gorilla Glass. Samsung Galaxy S II SGH-T989 offers vibration alerts, MP3 and WAV ringtones, a loudspeaker, a universal 3.5 mm jack, has a memory card slot offering a capacity of up to 32 GB. 8 GB of external storage is included in the box. There is an internal memory of 16 GB and 1 GB RAM. You get Class 12 GPRS (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 – 48 kbps, and Class 12 EDGE. On HSDPA connections, you can get a speed of up to 42 Mbps and on HSUPA connections you would get about 5.76 Mbps. You also get WLAN connectivity, Bluetooth v3.0, a microUSB v2.0 port and optional NFC.
Samsung Galaxy S II SGH-T989 has a primary 8 MP camera with autofocus, geo tagging, LED flash, touch focus, image stabilisation and face and smile detection. The camera can record videos at 1080p at 30 frames per second. There is also a secondary 2 MP camera.
Samsung Galaxy S II SGH-T989 is powered by Android OS, v2.3.5 (Gingerbread) which you can upgrade from and get v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean). Inside, there is a Qualcomm APQ8060 Snapdragon chipset, a Dual-core 1.5 GHz Scorpion processor and an Adreno 220 graphics accelerator. The phone has gyro sensor, accelerometer, proximity sensor and a compass. You get all forms of messaging and mails, HTML browsing, Adobe Flash, GPS and JAVA but no radio.
Available in white and titanium, the Samsung Galaxy S II SGH-T989 supports all formats of audio and video playbacks, has all organizer tools and essential features needed for fun or work. Samsung Galaxy S II SGH-T989 has a Li-Ion 1850 mAh battery that offers up to 167 hours of standby and up to 7 hours of talk-time.