Unlike others Samsung Smartphone that uses AMOLED or Super AMOLED touchscreen display, this Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 on the contrary uses the PLS TFT Capacitive touchscreen. As you might knew, this PLS isn’t originally developed by Samsung, though it familiar to be used on others Vendors, such as LG or even Apple.
The Galaxy Ace 2 designed with touch bar form factor and has 3.8 inches screen display with 480 x 800 pixels resolution. Weighing 122 grams and has dimension size 118.3 x 62.2 x 10.5 mm. Didn’t familiar with grams and millimeter? Here we gave you for ounces and inches system: 4.3 ounce and 4.66 x 2.45 x 0.41 inches
As for the Operating System, the Android 2.3 is installed on this GT-I8160. Having Android means that Google Search, Google Maps, Google talk, Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps Navigation are ready to be used. Of course you still able to download additional Apps and Games via Google Play, even you can buy music and film from here (Specific Region only). But if you just need a document viewer and editor, or Music / Video Player, you don’t have to download from the Play, it already available and preloaded on the Ace 2.
Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 User Manual GT-I8160 Quick Start Guide Resume
There are two manual available for Galaxy Ace 2 (both of them can be gotten at “PDF Download” section); The User Manual (UM) and the Quick Start Guide (QSG). For the QSG, it is a short and quick tutorial on how you can works with the Ace 2. It consist the guidance how you can assemble the phone, turning it on for the first time and also some basic functions such as to make a calling use widget, or receive a call or message. And start from page 19 to page 32, it “just” a Safety Precautions chapter.
And for the picture of Keys Parts Overview above, you can’t find those tutorial on the QSG. It’s only available on the User manual only / User Guide. Why you have to learn the device layout? It because by learning the location (and also functions) of memory card slot, volume key, menu key, back key, headset jack, and else, you don’t have to searching and figure out each of the keys and parts. There is no “What is it for?”, “Which one is the Power/Lock/Reset key?” and others similar inquiries would appear.
For the factory data reset tutorial that usually you had to perform if you Ace 2 freezes too frequently or has fatal error, you can find the instructional help at page 140. It would shown like this: Menu > Settings > Privacy > Factory data reset > Reset phone > Erase everything.
Another tutorial that exist on the UM is like how you can change the language and sound, set the alarm clock, set the date and time and also important tutorial that frequently needed like Pairing the bluetooth or use the phone as Wi-Fi hotspot.
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Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 GT-I8160 Technical Specifications
Android OS itself can’t be works without the hardware that would process the computational data and program. And the Ace 2 is attached with Dual core 800 Mhz CPU with NovaThor U8500 chipset and for Graphic computation it uses Mali-400MP. The phone also installed with 768MB RAM and has 4GB internal storage. Considering this specifications, we can guarantee that this phone is good enough on its performance. That supposed to be no problem on running multitasking application or games.
Before we talking about the connectivity feature and multimedia features of Galaxy Ace 2, you had to know that although the phone only has 4GB built in memory, there is still can be expanded with microSD external card up to 32GB.
For the connectivity, the phone works under GSM technology supports GSM, GPRS, EDGE, 3G HSDPA up to 14.4Mbps. Bluetooth (version 3.0) Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct and Portable Hotspot), USB (with microUSB 2.0) are also available.
Especially for the Camera, the phone attached with 5MP Camera on the rear side and VGA Camera on the front side. The 5MP can be used to record Video up to 720p@30fps. Smile and capture using Smile detection and Face detection also supports along with LED Flash, autofocus, touch focus, and geo tagging.
The Galaxy Ace 2 powered with Lithium Ion battery at 1500 mAh capacity.
Table of Contents of Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 GT-I8160 User Manual
News and Weather,
Safety Precautions Index
Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 User Manual GT-I8160 Quick Start Guide PDF Download
This is it. The tutorial in which you can get a guideline how to open the back cover casing, insert the SIM card, insert the microSD external card and also assemble or remove or charge the battery. There is also a tutorial how you can attach the hand strap. All available on “Assembling chapter” at page 9 to page 16 of the UM of Galaxy Ace 2 (for the details explanation).
And for the Download of the Manuals. Get it at from the links below. Otherwise, read the User Manual direclty on the “Read Online” section tab.