Samsung Galaxy S II Plus with Jelly Bean announced

Samsung Galaxy S II is one of the flagship devices from Samsung  and in 2013, the manufacturer is bringing a new variant to the device named Samsung Galaxy S II Plus. Samsung announced the new smartphone today, and the phone comes with a revamped design and features.

In terms of specs, the Samsung Galaxy S II Plus packs a dual-core Cortex-A9 processor clocked at 1.2GHz and sports 4.3″ WVGA Super AMOLED Plus screen, 1GB of RAM and a Broadcomm GPU. On the rear side, Samsung has kept the same camera with 8MP capable of capturing 1080p video and on the front there is a 2MP secondary camera.

For connectivity, the Galaxy S II Plus has 3G with 21Mbps HSPA+, dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0+HS. Unfortunately, the company has cut down the built-in storage to 8GB, but don’t worry!, there is still a microSD card slot for further expansion for the memory.

Samsung also offers an optional NFC,  Galaxy S II Plus I9105 with NFC measures  8.9mm thick while the device without NFC only has  8.5mm thickness. The smartphone features  the same battery inside at 1650mAh capacity.

Changes are found mainly in OS and its design, the device’s casing is hyperglazed plastic as the Samsung Galaxy S III and will be available in Chic White and Dark Blue and the smartphone will be running on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean right out of the box.

unfortunately, Samsung hasn’t said anything on pricing and release date but expected to launch the new Samsung Galaxy S II Plus soon.