Samsung Galaxy S3 review

The Samsung Galaxy SIII - a phone worthy of the hype

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Product Type
Smartphone
Network Band
Quad Band
Input Method
Touchscreen
Touchscreen
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
USB
Yes
Contract Type
SIM-free
Maximum Memory Card Size Supported
64 GB
Built-in Memory
16 GB
Built-in Flash
Yes
Memory Card Slot
Yes
Cellular Data Connectivity Technology
GPRS, EDGE, HSUPA, HSDPA, HSPA+
SAR Value
0.55 W/kg
GPS Receiver
Yes
Multi-SIM Supported
No
Near Field Communication
Yes
Integrated TV Tuner
No
Product Family
Galaxy S III
Cellular Generation
4G
Cellular Network Supported
WCDMA 850, WCDMA 900, WCDMA 1900, WCDMA 2100, GSM 900, GSM 850, GSM 1800, GSM 1900
Multi-touch Screen
Yes
Rear Camera Resolution
8 Megapixel
Number of SIM Card Supported
1
Front Camera
Yes
Memory Card Supported
microSD
Phone Style
Bar
Colour
White
Operating System
Android
Brand Name
Samsung
Battery Talk Time
21.60 Hour
Screen Size
12.2 cm (4.8")
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720
Touchscreen Type
Capacitive
Weight (Approximate)
133 g
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Processor Manufacturer
Samsung
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 4.0
Operating System Version
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
Messaging Type
SMS (Short Message Service), MMS (Multi-media Messaging Service), Email, Instant Messaging
USB Standard
USB 2.0
Pixel Density
306 ppi
Height
136.6 mm
Width
70.6 mm
Depth
8.6 mm
Radio Tuner
Yes
Battery Standby Time
900 Hour
Manufacturer
Samsung
Product Name
Galaxy S III
Processor Speed
1.40 GHz
Processor Type
Exynos
Product Line
Galaxy S III
Screen Type
OLED
Sensor Type
Gyro Sensor, Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Digital Compass, Color Sensor
Manufacturer Part Number
GALAXYS3WHT
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information

Smart Stay

With the innovative Smart Stay feature, GALAXY S III automatically recognises when you are looking at the phone, whether it is to read an e-book or browse the web. The front camera looks deep into your eyes and maintains a bright display for continued viewing pleasure. What a bright idea.

S-Beam

Sharing your content with friends nearby should be easy, quick and even fun. S-Beam lets you bond instantly so you can transfer documents, contacts, pictures, music, videos, you name it. Just put the backs of two Galaxy S III phones together, connect, share and enjoy.

Limited Warranty
2 Year
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