Galaxy S Plus that was confirmed by Samsung Russia has now been announced as the Galaxy S 2011 Edition. Design-wise, the new Galaxy S is similar to the original one but its the hardware and software that matters. The 2011 Edition is pre-installed with Android 2.3 OS and comes with a 1.4GHz CPU, 14.4Mbps HSPA+ and higher capacity 1650mAh battery.
As for other features, you’d find a 4-inch Super AMOLED WVGA display, 5MP camera with 720p HD video recording, 512MB RAM, 2GB ROM, microSD card slot, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, DLNA, Bluetooth 3.0 and GPS.
It will arrive in May for 21,990 rubles.
UPDATE: Apparently, Samsung Singapore won’t launch the Galaxy S 2011 Edition.