Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Overview
The Galaxy Xcover 2 from Samsung is the perfect fit for those with an active lifestyle who want a rugged and durable device that is still feature packed and stylish. With an IP67 rating, the Xcover 2 is not only dust proof, sand proof and water resistant, it can also survive being submerged at a depth of one metre for up to 30 minutes. You can even take pictures with device underwater thanks to the direct camera key. The battery cover lock ensures nothing can get inside to hurt your device and stops the cover and battery from coming away if the device is dropped.
Rugged devices don't have to lack in features and the Xcover 2 is definitely a premium Samsung device. Running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with Samsung's TouchWiz interface, the Xcover 2 is every bit a prominent member of Samsung's line up for 2013. A dual-core 1GHz processor powers the device for smooth UI transitions and multitasking when either exploring or sat at home relaxing after a hard day. The 5 megapixel camera lets you take pictures of everything you see on your travels all able to view on the 4 inch, scratch-resistant screen.
Enhanced GPS with GLONASS technology for up to 20% quicker satellite detection is a bonus for anyone out and about and the LED camera flash doubles as a torch. Samsung have also included the Cardio Trainer Pro application to create and monitor individual fitness programmes, storing progress against track nd speed.
Motion UI can detect people's movements and can inteliigently mute or overturn incoming calls. S-Voice enables voive activation of crtain phone features and S-Cloud is Samsung's cloud based data storage solution for saving all your personal data and pictures. Samsung's Readers, Game, Video and Music hubs have also all seen an improvement in recent times. All this, serviced by a 1700 mAh battery, makes for the perfect companion when seeing the great outdoors.
Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Features
- Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
- Samsung Touchwiz Motion UI
- 1 GHz dual-core processor
- 1 GB RAM
- 5 MP camera (VGA front facing) with direct camera key
- 4" 800 x 480 scratch resistant screen
- Bluetooth 4.0
- WiFi 802.11 b/g/n WiFi direct
- 130.5 x 67.7 x 12mm, 148.5g
|SIM Free & Unlocked||Yes|
|Version||4.1 Jelly Bean|
|Speed||1Ghz Dual Core|
|Capacity (Up to)||32 GB|
|Resolution||480 x 800|
|Frequencies||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|Frequencies||900 / 2100 MHz|
|Audio||3.5mm headphone jack|
|Antenna Type||Internal Glonass|
|Flash||Autofocus and LED flash|
|Front Facing Camera||Yes|
|Digital Compass and Gyro||Yes|
|Formats||MP3 / WAV / eAAC / FLAC player|
|Formats||MP4 / H.264 / H.263 player|
|Near Field Communication|
|Dimensions||130.5 x 67.7 x 12 mm|
|Software||Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Latitude Google Play Store, Google Play Books, Google Play Movies Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk, Google Places, Google Navigation, Google Downloads|
|Other||Samsung Hubs: Game Hub, Readers Hub, Music Hub, Video Hub; Samsung ChatOn; Samsung AllShare Play|