- 26 Mar 2012
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The new SIII will have a 4.8 inch touch screen, 8 megapixel camera and will use the latest version of Google's Android software 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich).
The new Galaxy will be powered by Samsung's quad-core microprocessor.
The Exynos 4 Quad, based on British chip designer ARM Holdings Cortex A9 technology, enables more tasks in a shorter period of time - for example streaming video can run on one core while the other cores update applications, connect to the web and scan virus-check, simultaneously.
Comes with Two color options Pebble blue and Pebble white.
4.8-inch 720p Super AMOLED HD Display
16/32GB storage, 64GB version "available soon"
microSD Card slot
Smart stay: keeps the screen awake while you're looking at the display
S-Voice: advanced voice recognition, "like a good friend who listens attentively" -- definitely a strong competitor to Siri
Floating videos: lets you resize videos and move them around on the display whilst they float atop other windows. Nice!
8MP rear shooter with zero shutter lag, 3.3 shots per second
Best Photo: takes a burst of eight shots, automatically chooses the best one
S Beam: Wi-Fi direct meets NFC
1.9MP front camera with "face recognition" and HD video capabilities
2100mAh Battery with Wireless Charging technology
Bluetooth 4.0 (LE)
Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi HT40
136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6mm, 133g
The smartphone will be launched in the first week of June, just after the May 29 debut in Europe. Coming to another important detail, Galaxy S III will be priced at Rs. 38,000 (MRP), while the street price is expected to be around Rs. 34,000.
The Korean manufacturer has stated that India is in the first list of countries getting their hands on the all new Galaxy S III.