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Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577 vs Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577 vs Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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04 Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577 vs 14 Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB

Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577





32bit Dual



Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB





32bit Dual



What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB

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04 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577

Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577vsGalaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
233 PPIvs217 PPI
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1750 mAhvs1650 mAh
Advantage+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 4 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 100 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps

14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB

Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GBvsGalaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577
 2 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (13GB user available)vs4GB
116 grams (4.06 ounces)vs130 grams (4.55 ounces)
8.49 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs12 millimeters (0.47 inches)
Advantage+This device has a Super AMOLED Plus screen, which are brighter and more vividSuper AMOLED PlusvsSuper AMOLED
+Larger screen
+Higher resolution main camera
8 megapixelsvs5 megapixels
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
2 megapixelsvs1.3 megapixels
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)vsHD (1280 x 720 pixels)
Advantage+Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean is newer and saferAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly BeanvsAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceGyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in generalFM with RDSvsNot supported
Advantage+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cableMicro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
Advantage+The NFC lets simple and safe communication between near electronic devicesNFCvsNot supported
Advantage+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keysGorilla GlassvsNot supported

24 Common items in both devices

+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking1GB LPDDR2
+More external storage for files using memory cardsUntil 32GB
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos16 million
+Higher resolution screen480 x 800 pixels
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low lightLED flash
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take picturesOnly digital zoom
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focusAutofocus
+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitiveCapacitive
+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same timeMultitouch
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores3.5mm jack
+Sensors help you use the deviceAccelerometer
+Sensors help you use the deviceProximity
+Sensors help you use the deviceCompass
+Sensors help you use the deviceAmbient Light
+Removable battery can be replaced easilyLithium ion - Removable
+Speakerphone is useful when you are driving and on other occasionsSpeakerphone
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and videoVideo calling
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several featuresVibrating alert
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your deviceA-GPS, GeoTagging
+WiFi 802.11 b/g/n / 802.11 a/b/g/n is newer and faster802.11 b/g/n / 802.11 a/b/g/n
+Bluetooth 3.0 version with A2DP is newer and faster3.0 version with A2DP
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
+Better sites viewing on the internetHTML, XHTML

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
ModelGalaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Also known asAT&T Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate i577, Samsung SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S II i9100, Samsung GT-i9100, SGS2
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredVarious (International)
Release dateJune, 2012April, 2012
Design / TypeBarBar
Depth12 millimeters (0.47 inches)8.49 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)63 x 122 millimeters (2.48 x 4.8 in)66.1 x 125.3 millimeters (2.6 x 4.93 in)
Weight130 grams (4.55 ounces)116 grams (4.06 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Water protectionNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Operating systemAndroid 2.3.6 GingerbreadAndroid 2.3.4 Gingerbread
Firmware updateAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICSAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM826032bit - Samsung Exynos 4 Dual 4210 (45nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Dual-Core Scorpion1.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 220ARM Mali-400 MP4 266Mhz
Internal storage4GB16GB (13GB user available)
External storageUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHCUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED Plus
Screen size4" inches4.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~59.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~63.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution480 x 800 pixels480 x 800 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)233 PPI217 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Dual SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G networkUMTS 850/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
4G networkLTE 700/1700/2100Not supported
2G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
3G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Data network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Main camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592 x 1944 pixels3264 x 2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280 x 720 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.6 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/3.2" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Touch focusfeature not registeredSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorfeature not registeredSupported
HDRfeature not registeredNot supported
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Front camera1.3 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280 x 1024 pixels1600 x 1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedVGA (640 x 480 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
RadioNot supportedFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth3.0 version with A2DP3.0 version with A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n802.11 a/b/g/n
DLNAfeature not registeredSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Active noise cancellationfeature not registeredSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Java / Flash playerSupportedSupported
Ambient Light
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black
- Samsung TouchWiz 4 UI
- WiFi hotspot
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- Colors: Black, White, Pink
- Samsung TouchWiz UI 4.0
- USB OTG On-the-go 1.3
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Battery technologyLithium ion - RemovableLithium ion - Removable
Battery capacity1750 mAh1650 mAh
Battery modelfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time390 minutes | 6.5 hours | 0.3 day520 minutes | 8.7 hours | 0.4 day
Standby11520 minutes | 192 hours | 8 days36000 minutes | 600 hours | 25 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate SGH-i577Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.16 W/Kg (head) | 0.96 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.34 W/Kg (head)

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