The Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket 4G Android smartphone is one of many Galaxy S II offerings found worldwide. To say that the Samsung Galaxy S II line of mobile handsets has been successful would be like saying that Mount Everest is a large hill. With more than 35 million handsets sold at last count, the Galaxy S II lineup has been a home run for Samsung and those wireless carriers that offer them.
Buy the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket starting at $39.
The Galaxy S II Skyrocket was one of the first Galaxy S II devices to hit a true 4G LTE network, and that handset is exclusively offered by AT&T and runs on their new 4G LTE system. In what has to be considered one of the better values in the entire 4G smartphone marketplace, the Galaxy S II Skyrocket recently benefited by a retail price reduction to $39 on contract at select retailers.
The Galaxy S II Skyrocket 4G Android smartphone delivers one of the largest displays of any 4G handset at 4.50 inches, and offers 480 x 800 pixel resolution and 16 million color rendering. That Super AMOLED Plus screen is protected with a scratch resistant layer of glass, and has standard light and proximity sensors built in that offer auto brightness adjustment and battery conservation features. Average talk time runs 7.00 hours on a single charge of the 1,850 mA battery, and standby time runs approximately 11 days.
The Galaxy S II Skyrocket delivers a processor which is approximately 25% quicker than the other previous Galaxy S II handsets, a 1.5 GHz dual core Scorpion CPU that joins a graphics specific Adreno 220 chip in the Qualcomm MSM8260 Snapdragon microchip package on board. 16 GB of built-in, user accessible storage is present, and 1.0 GB of RAM system memory is on board.
The rear mounted 8.0 megapixel camcorder provides video capture at a high resolution 1,080P HD and 30 frames per second, while the front facing 2.0 megapixel chat cam can record video at 720P HD. That rear device comes equipped with an LED flash and video light, and offers autofocus, smile detection, panorama mode and Geo tagging features.
The front facing chat cam also offers portrait snapshot capability and video call support. An on board music player supports all major audio file formats, and joins a proprietary YouTube video player in the multimedia package. The Galaxy S II Skyrocket 4G Android smartphone comes prepackaged with Facebook, Picasa and Twitter social media applications ready for use out-of-the-box. Buy the Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket starting at $39.