Samsung Galaxy S II LTE and Galaxy Tab 8.9 LTE Announced

Samsung on August 28, issued a press release where it announced that it will offer up two revamped versions of previously released products: Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone and Samsung Galaxy Tab.According to the press release, Samsung will release new versions of its Galaxy S II smartphone and the Galaxy Tab 8.9 tablet both products […]

Samsung on August 28, issued a press release where it announced that it will offer up two revamped versions of previously released products: Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone and Samsung Galaxy Tab.

According to the press release, Samsung will release new versions of its Galaxy S II smartphone and the Galaxy Tab 8.9 tablet both products will now support LTE, the fast wireless network protocol that downloads data much faster than the normal 3G network.

"With the introduction of GALAXY S II LTE and GALAXY Tab 8.9 LTE, we will take the capabilities of these devices to a whole new level. LTE redefines the user experience made possible by these devices and opens entirely new possibilities in terms of content viewing, sharing, quality and connectivity," said JK Shin, President and Head of Samsung's Mobile Communications Business.

In addition to offering a high standard of connectivity, the GALAXY S II LTE delivers powerful performance due to its 1.5GHz dual core processor. Superior 3D graphic performance makes games and video consumption fast and smooth, while popular Web pages like Google, Yahoo and YouTube can load easily, giving customers instant access to the information they need.

It will sport a 4.5" Super AMOLED Plus display provides stunning visual clarity, with HD video and images taken on the device's 8MP camera displayed in full vivid color. The GALAXY S II LTE also offers a rich content experience, with Social, Game and Music hubs all included, while the Readers Hub will be available for download after launch. These are in addition to a number of enterprise solutions aimed at increasing productivity. Running on Android 2.3, the GALAXY S II LTE is easy and intuitive to use.

Additionally, the GALAXY S II LTE can also be connected to up to eight devices via WiFi, meaning that files can be quickly and seamlessly synchronized with laptops, tablets and other Smartphones.

And, the "LTE GALAXY Tab 8.9 is incredibly portable, measuring just 8.6mm thin while weighing only 455g. LTE capabilities enable video conferences to be held without need to worry about failing connections, while the 8.9" screen enables easy rendering of business content such as presentations. The TouchWiz interface enables an intuitive user experience, enhanced by the space and freedom provided by the large display," Samsung said.

Full press release is embedded below: