galaxysII5 Samsung announces Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab alongside new consumer electronic devices at Samsung Forum 2011

The Samsung Galaxy S II is slightly larger than its Galaxy S sibling with a brilliant 4.3-inch AMOLED Plus touchscreen display, though the weight is about the same; the Galaxy S II weighs 116g while the Galaxy S weighs 118g. It is equipped with Samsung dual-core application processor and runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread.

galaxysII1 Samsung announces Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab alongside new consumer electronic devices at Samsung Forum 2011

At the top of the Samsung Galaxy S II is the 3.5mm audio jack. The speaker and 2-megapixel front camera are located above the display.

galaxysII2 Samsung announces Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab alongside new consumer electronic devices at Samsung Forum 2011

Like its Galaxy S sibling, the power (and phone lock) button is on the right of the smartphone.

galaxysII3 Samsung announces Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab alongside new consumer electronic devices at Samsung Forum 2011

The volume control is conveniently placed on the right of the Galaxy S II. The micro USB connector for battery charging and data transfer is at the bottom.

galaxysII4 Samsung announces Galaxy S II and Galaxy Tab alongside new consumer electronic devices at Samsung Forum 2011

At the rear, we find the 8-megapixel camera with auto-focus and LED flash. Pricing and availability to be announced.