Samsung Galaxy S III Announced [Official Specifications]

Samsung has finally announced the highly anticipated smartphone of the year ‘Galaxy S3’ at the Samsung Mobile Unpacked 2012 event at London, UK. The Samsung GALAXY S III is the new flagship device of Samsung’s widely popular Galaxy series. ‘Designed for humans and inspired by nature’, the GALAXY S III is a smartphone that recognizes your voice, understands your intention, and lets you share a moment instantly and easily.


SGS3 is a smart, sleek and innovative smartphone with enhanced intelligence to make everyday life easier. The device features a big 4.8 inch HD Super AMOLED display, 8MP camera, a 1.9MP front camera offer users a variety of intelligent camera features and face recognition related options. It is powered by 1.4GHz Quad processor, 1GB RAM and runs on the latest Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich. The device carries a whopping 2100mAh battery and still weighs just 133g.

Samsung GALAXY S III Technical Specifications –


  • 2.5G (GSM/ GPRS/ EDGE): 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
  • 3G (HSPA? 21Mbps): 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G (Dependent on market)

Display – 4.8 inch HD Super AMOLED (1280×720) display

OS – Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)


  • Main(Rear): 8 Mega pixel Auto Focus camera with Flash & Zero Shutter Lag, BIS
  • Sub (Front): 1.9 Mega pixel camera, HD recording @30fps with Zero Shutter Lag, BIS


  • Codec: MPEG4, H.264, H.263, DivX, DivX3.11, VC-1, VP8, WMV7/8, Sorenson Spark
  • Recording & Playback: Full HD (1080p)

Audio – Codec: MP3, AMR-NB/WB, AAC/AAC?/eAAC?, WMA, OGG, FLAC, AC-3, apt-X

Additional Features

  • S Beam, Buddy photo share, Share shot
  • AllShare Play, AllShare Cast
  • Smart stay, Social tag, Group tag, Face zoom, Face slide show
  • Direct call, Smart alert, Tap to top, Camera quick access
  • Pop up play
  • S Voice
  • Burst shot & Best photo, Recording snapshot, HDR

Google™ Mobile Services

  • Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Latitude
  • Google Play Store, Google Play Books, Google Play Movies
  • Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk,
  • Google Places, Google Navigation, Google Downloads


  • WiFi a/b/g/n, WiFi HT40
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth® 4.0(LE)

Sensor – Accelerometer, RGB light, Digital compass, Proximity, Gyro, Barometer

Memory – 16/ 32GB User memory (64GB available soon) ? microSD slot (up to 64GB)

Dimension – 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm, 133g

Battery – 2,100 mAh

Available in Pebble Blue and Marble White at launch, Samsung will introduce a variety of additional color options. The Samsung GALAXY S III will be available from the end of May in Europe before rolling out to other markets globally.

Update – Galaxy S III TV Commercial


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1 Response

  1. May 30, 2012

    […] Galaxy S3 will be made available for sale as the pebble blue model seems to have been delayed. Some specifications of SGS3 include: 4.8” HD Super AMOLED display, 8MP rear camera, 1.9MP front camera, 1.4GHz Quad […]

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