Samsung officially announces Galaxy Ace 2 and Galaxy Mini 2

Samsung Galaxy Ace 2
Samsung Galaxy Ace 2

Sequels to the Galaxy Ace and Galaxy Mini are to be released next month, advertised as “ideal devices for users with active lifestyles who value individuality and style without compromising on performance or affordability”. The Galaxy Ace 2 will run on Android 2.3 Gingerbread with a 800MHz dual-core processor and 768MB of RAM. The new release will sport a 3.8″ WVGA (480 x 800) PLS TFT touch-screen display as well as a 720p video capable 5-megapixel rear camera, 4GB of internal storage, and a micro SD slot for up to 32GB. Its HSPA 14.4mbps connectivity delivers an improved internet surfing experience and incredibly fast downloads. The device will be equipped with a variety of Samsung Hubs for users’ social, music, and gaming needs.

Samsung Galaxy Mini 2

The Galaxy Mini 2’s processor and OS are the same as that of the Galaxy Ace 2, except it will be slightly smaller with a 3.27” HVGA (320 x 480) touch-screen display and have less system memory at 512MB RAM as well as a lesser 3-megapixel camera. Like the Galaxy Ace 2, the Galaxy Mini 2 will also include the Social Hub (in addition to ChatOn) that will keep users’ instant messages, emails, and social network connections all in one single box. The Music Hub allows one-step access to over 17 million tracks at any time, while the Game Hub will put the latest gaming titles at the tip of your fingers.