Samsung Unveils Galaxy Xcover2 : 4-inch Rugged Smartphone With Android 4.1

samsung galaxy xcover 2
Samsung has announced the Galaxy Xcover 2 – A new rugged Smartphone running Android 4.1 OS. Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 is aimed at active explorers who are in need of sturdy handsets to enjoy their outdoor activities. The handset comes with an IP67 certification – meaning it is dust proof and can withstand water immersion for 30 minutes at a depth of up to one meter.

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 flaunts a 4-inch, 480×800, WVGA TFT display and houses a 1GHz dual-core processor alongside 1GB of RAM. It packs an internal memory of 4GB and supports MicroSD card up to 32GB. The Smartphone sports a 5MP Autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a VGA quality front-facing camera.

Running Android  4.1 Jelly Bean OS, Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 supports wireless connectivity via 3G/HSPA, GSM/EDGE/GPRS, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), Wi-Fi Direct and Bluetooth 4.0. The enhanced GPS and GLONASS satellite signal detection system tracks the location more accurately.

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 is powered by 1,700mAh standard Li-ion battery, which offers up to 570 Hrs of standby time. Other features include 3.5mm Ear Jack, USB 2.0, Accelerometer, Digital Compass, Proximity sensor and many pre-loaded apps.

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Key Specs :

  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
  • 4-inch, 480×800, WVGA TFT display
  • IP67 Certified – Dust and Water proof
  • 1GHz dual-core processor
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 4GB of Internal storage
  • 5MP Autofocus rear camera with LED flash
  • VGA front-facing camera
  • Direct camera key
  • 3G/HSPA 14.4/5.76 (900/2100 MHz)
  • GSM/EDGE/GPRS (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
  • Bluetooth 4.0 and USB 2.0
  • Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n) and Wi-Fi Direct
  • Standard Li-ion 1700mAh battery
  • Dimensions: 130.5 x 67.7 x 12 mm; 148.5 g
Source : Samsung


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