Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 Full Specifications And Price Details

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2

The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 is an Android OS powered rugged handset, which has got IP67-certification and decent hardware under the hood.

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS with TouchWiz UI on top of it, sporting a 4-inch TFT screen with 480 X 800 pixels of resolution, powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor, equipped with a 5 megapixel primary camera, a front-facing VGA camera, 1GB of RAM, 4GB of internal storage, microSD card slot for memory expansion up to 32GB, Bluetooth 4.0, micro USB 2.0, 802.11 Wi-Fi b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, 3G with 14.4Mbps HSDPA and 5.76Mbps HSUPA, IP67 rating, Samsung Hub, ChatON messaging service, 1,700mAh battery to power everything, a whole host of the Google services, and all the regular features of an Android phone.

The device comes with IP67 rating with dust and sand proof capabilities, and it is water resistant to a depth of one meter for up to 30 minutes, and you can also capture photos under water with the direct camera key.

Full Technical Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2


2GGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
3GHSPA/UMTS 900, 2100 MHz

System Properties

Operating SystemGoogle Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
CPU1GHz Dual-Core Processor


TypeTFT Capacitive Touchscreen
Colors & Resolution16M Colors & 480 X 800 Pixels
Pixel Density233 PPI (approx.)


Form FactorCandybar
Dimensions130.5 x 67.7 x 12 mm
Weight148.5 grams

Input / User Interface

Input– Multi Touch
– Accelerometer
– Proximity Sensor
– Ambient Light Sensor
– Touch Sensitive Controls


Primary (Rear-Facing)– 5 Megapixels
– 2592 x 1944 pixels,
– LED Flash
– Auto focus
– Digital zoom
– Geo tagging
Video Recording Capability– 720 HD Video Recording Capability
– 1280×720 pixels
Secondary (Front-Facing)– VGA
– 0.3 Megapixels


Internal Storage4GB Internal Storage
Expandable Storage– Up To 32GB via microSD Card Slot Support


Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP, EDR
USBmicroUSB 2.0
WLAN– 802.11 Wi-Fi b/g/n
– Wi-Fi Hotspot
– Wi-Fi Direct
RadioFM Radio with RDS
Headset3.5mm Audio Jack

Browser & Messaging

HTML 5. WAP 2.0, Adobe Flash
SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM


CapacityLi-Ion 1,700mAh Standard Battery
Standby TimeUp To 570 Hours
Talk TimeNo Information

Music & Video

Audio FormatsMP3, AAC, AAC+, WAV
Video FormatsMP4, H.264, H.263

Other Features

Google Play Store
IP67 Rating –Water Resistant, Dust/Sand Proof
Samsung ChatOn, AllShare Play
Samsung Hub – Game Hub / Readers Hub / Music Hub / Video Hub
Google Talk, Gmail, Google Maps, Google +
Facebook, MySpace, Twitter
Text to Speech, Google Voice Search
Adobe Flash
Digital Compass



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Price & Availability

The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 handset is expected to release in late February. The device is now available for pre-order for 2,690 Swedish krona ($415, €310) on a Swedish website CDON.

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