Russian users received the update on July 5, 2012, while the rest of Europe received it on August 1, 2012.
The S II employs the Touch Wiz 4.0 user interface, following the same principle as Touch Wiz 3.0 found on the Galaxy S, with new improvements, such as hardware acceleration.
The Muricay Beach is located further away, at 4 kilometers, but the white sands and clear seas more than make up for the distance.
There are also mangrove tracts and seaweed plantations nearby, for those who are interested in such plant specimens.
The Exynos branded So C was the source of much speculation concerning another branded successor to the previous "Hummingbird" single-core So C of the Samsung Galaxy S.
The Exynos 4 Dual 45 nm (previously Exynos 4210) uses ARM's Mali-400 MP GPU.
For video formats and codecs it supports MPEG-4, H.264, H.263, Div X HD/Xvi D, VC-1, 3GP (MPEG-4), WMV (ASF) as well as AVI (Div X)), MKV, FLV and the Sorenson codec.
Samsung unveiled the S II on 13 February 2011 at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona.
1 GB of RAM, a 10.8 cm (4.3 in) WVGA Super AMOLED Plus screen display and an 8-megapixel camera with flash and 1080p full high definition video recording.
It has additional software features, expanded hardware, and a redesigned physique compared to its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S.
The S II was launched with Android 2.3 "Gingerbread", with updates to Android 4.1.2 "Jelly Bean".