Manca ormai ancora un mese al Mobile World Congress di Barcellona ed i più importanti espositori che vi saranno presenti iniziano a scoprire le proprie carte in tavola, prima tra tutte Samsung.

A seguito del CES 2013, svoltosi una settimana fa a Las Vegas, è andato aumentando l’interesse per l’impermealizzazione di dispositivi elettronici, Idea approvata e seguita da un folto gruppo di utenza nato dal modello DEFY di motorola, in grado di offrire ai possessori certificazioni anti polvere, urto e resistena alle immersioni, ora, dopo aver visto al CES il progetto *****, samsung presenta la sua alternativa perpetuando la serie GALAXY, XCover 2.
Parlando di resistenza all’acqua, si tratta di una capacità di resistere 1 metro sotto la superfice per 30 minuti, mentre potremo girare un video sott’acqua, al pari delle migliori fotocamere dotate di protezione certificata.
Le restanti carattiristiche che descrivono Xcover 2 includono un processore dual core da 1 GHz e una fotocamera da 5 Megapixel,e  non solamente da queste caratteristiche, è intuibile il targhet di utenza a cui punta samsung, un pubblico interessato per lo più al solo rivestimento idrorepellente, possibile per altro anche grazie alla tecnologia di cui prima ponevamo accenno, a seguito il comunicato stampa. La prima comparsa del dispositivo sarà Al Mobile World Congress Di barcellona.

Samsung GALAXY Xcover 2January 25, 2013SEOUL, Korea – January 25, 2013 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, today unveiled the Samsung Xcover 2, the ideal smartphone for active explorers who are enjoying outdoor lifestyles and seeking a durable mobile device with essential smartphone capabilities.• The GALAXY Xcover 2 is optimized to endure against the most rugged outdoor conditions, whether you’re at work orplay. Protected against the elements, it is dust and sand proof. It’s even water resistant to a depth of one meter for up to30 minutes (IP67 Certified). You can now take photos under water with the direct camera key, hold on tight to yourdevice with the strap holder and not worry about dropping your phone as the battery cover lock gives added protection.• Pre-downloaded Google map data, an enhanced GPS + GLONASS which shortens the satellite signal detection byup to 20% to tracks your location more accurately, LED Flash next to the camera which can be used like a torch anda huge battery capacity of 570 hours(1,700mAh), making the GALAXY Xcover 2 is the best possible smartphone partnerfor outdoor exploration.• In addition, the Cardio Trainer Pro workout application will also help you achieve your fitness goals by creating atailored training program, checking your progress and recording your track and speed.• For everyday, users can expect the powerful performance characteristic of a Samsung smartphone with the robustGALAXY Xcover 2 shell. Its vivid 4.0″ (100.8mm) WVGA display provides a clear and wide viewing experience,a 5-megapixel camera and VGA front camera that will let you record precious moments in high resolution,Bluetooth® v 4.0 gives a better connection that consumes less power and detects devices 50 meters away.An impressive 1GHz dual core processor powers the core of the GALAXY Xcover 2, which ensuresa fast operating speed for seamless multitasking, faster webpage loading and softer UI transitions.• Samsung GALAXY Xcover 2 runs Android™ 4.1 (Jelly Bean) enabling faster and smoother screen transitions andproviding an enhanced user interface featuring a new, easier-to-use notification panel. As a premium SamsungAndroid™ phone, the device is packed with a series of innovative features and services to boost performance andthe overall user experience. The intuitive Motion UI understands your movements to shake and update or turn overto mute; data can be synced, backed up and restored with S-Cloud; S Voice lets users control the phone usingtheir voice, allowing you to see the weekly weather forecast, the contact number you’re trying to find or even takea picture as you speak; Best Shot recommends the best shot from a series of photos; Smart Stay recognizeswhether the user is looking at the screen to dim the screen accordingly. Users can also enjoy all the benefits ofSamsung Hubs, including the latest versions of Readers Hub, Video Hub, Game Hub and Music Hub.