|Release Date in Hong Kong|
|Processor frequency||1.4 GHz|
|Display diagonal||12.2 cm (4.8")|
|Display resolution||720 x 1280 pixels|
|Display number of colours||16.78 million colours|
|Ports & interfaces|
|USB connector type||Micro-USB B|
|Headphone connectivity||3.5 mm|
|Weight & dimensions|
|SIM card capability||Single SIM|
|SIM card type||MicroSIM|
|2G bands (primary SIM)||850,900,1800,1900 MHz|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)|
|Internal storage capacity||16 GB|
|Compatible memory cards||microSD (TransFlash)|
|Maximum memory card size||64 GB|
|USB mass storage|
|Assisted GPS (A-GPS)|
|Operating system installed||Android|
|Operating system version||4.0|
|Rear camera resolution (numeric)||8 MP|
|Front camera type||Single camera|
|Front camera resolution (numeric)||1.9 MP|
|Video recording modes||1080p|
|Maximum frame rate||30 fps|
|Video capture resolution (max)||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Battery technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Battery capacity||2100 mAh|
|Talk time (3G)||11.6 h|
|Standby time (3G)||770 h|
|Talk time (2G)||22.5 h|
|Standby time (2G)||830 h|
|Colour of product||Black|
|Personal info management (PIM)||Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Notes, To-do list|
|Personalization||Icons, Menu, Shortcuts, Widgets|
|Support for contact groups|
|Audio formats supported||AAC,AAC+,AC3,eAAC+,FLAC,MP3,OGG,WMA|
|Video formats supported||DIVX,MPEG4,VC-1,VP8|
|Image formats supported||JPG|
|Video compression formats||H.263,H.264,MPEG4|
|Subscription type||No subscription|
Taking the world by storm, Samsung Galaxy S3 is arguably one of the most successful Samsung smartphones in its history. Thanks to its fearsome specifications and sleek design, Samsung Galaxy S3 proves to be the favorite among the crowd.
As its own name has already declared, Samsung Galaxy S3 boasts beautiful silhouette that proves to be captivating. Despite using plastic in its construction, it is still looks premium without trying too hard. In fact, the design of Samsung Galaxy S3 can be said to be very impressive when it also looks very slim despite having a large 4.8 inch screen.
Amazingly, its cover contains extra scratch resistant coating which can be useful in preventing Samsung Galaxy S3 from being scratched easily. This simply means that you will not be having headache when using the smartphone. In other words, Samsung Galaxy S3 will give you the confidence that it can endure when subjected to harsher punishment. This is because the last thing that you need is getting a smartphone that can be scratched easily and you have to spend extra to replace its cover. However, Samsung Galaxy S3 is surprisingly durable despite encased in beautifully crafted plastic design.
Despite Samsung's lofty statement about "Designed For Humans, Inspired By Nature", Samsung Galaxy S3 does live up to its bold claim. Believing that smartphone should be designed to be both intuitively simple and effortlessly smart at the same time, Samsung Galaxy S3 houses the revolutionary "S Voice" which proves to be useful as it can listen and respond to your words. As it represents the next step in voice command device, it also enables you to send texts or e-mails, launch camera to take picture, play your songs, search your contacts, organize your schedules and even tell the alarm to go "snooze" when it is ringing. The best thing of all is that you can do more aside from the ones that are listed earlier.
When Samsung emphasizes natural interaction experience between you and your smartphone, it introduces the wonderful "Smart Stay" feature that proves to be innovative as it is able to recognize the way you are using your smartphone.
Through the use of front camera that will identify your eyes, the Smart Stay feature literally watches you watching the screen. When it detects that you are still looking at the screen, the screen will automatically set its brightness level to be the highest for your viewing pleasure. Once you have stopped looking, it will naturally dim. Hence, Samsung Galaxy S3 is the one of the most sophisticated smartphones that can transform your life!