Samsung Announces Galaxy Xcover 2 Android Phone

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Samsung recently added another Android handset to its line-up.  It’s a tough phone this time around and it targets the active and the adventurous types.  The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 is being marketed as a durable mobile device with all the essential smartphone capabilities.  It is said to be dust-proof, sand-proof and even water-proof.  The Galaxy Xcover 2 is optimized for the most rugged outdoor conditions.  It’s water resistant to a depth of one meter for up to 30 minutes,which means you can take photos under water using this phone.

To make the package complete, the Galaxy Xcover 2 has pre-downloaded Google map data, an enhanced GPS  plus GLONASS, LED flash which doubles as torch, and a battery capacity that lasts 570 hours.  It also features the Cardio Trainer Pro workout application for those who are into workouts.


In terms of hardware, there’s nothing really mind-blowing about the Galaxy Xcover 2 but it’s still a capable handset.  It has a 4-inch display, a 5-megapixel rear camera, a VGA front camera, Bluetooth 4.0, a 1GHz dual core processor, 1GB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage.  The Galaxy Xcover 2 runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out of the box and features the usual software improvements from Samsung like Motion UI, S-Cloud, S Voice, Best Shot and Smart Stay.

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Specifications

  • 4-inch WVGA display with 480 x 800 resolution
  • 1GHz dual-core processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • 4GB internal storage
  • microSD slot (up to 32GB)
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • 5-megapixel auto focus rear camera with LED flash
  • VGA front camera
  • Bluetooth v 4.0
  • USB 2.0
  • WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • A-GPS, Glonass
  • IP67 Certified

There’s no word yet as to pricing and availability in the Philippines.  Go here if you want to learn more about the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2.

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