Finally, Samsung has unveiled the Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone which is the the brand’s flagship smartphone. The smartphone will make its debut in Europe on May 29 and a 4G LTE-optimized version will hit the U.S. market during the summer.
While unveiling the smartphone, J.K. Shin, president and Head of IT and Mobile Communication Division of Samsung Electronics said it is the best in the class smartphone. It “sees you, listens you and understands your needs”, he said, adding that the smartphone recognises your eye movements.
Features and Specifications of Samsung Galaxy S III:
The Galaxy S III has come with a 4.8-inch Super AMOLED 1,280-by-720 display, and runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. It features an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera and 1.9-megapixel front-facing one. The phone, available in two colours — Pebble Blue and Marble White — weighs 133 grams and is 8.6 mm thick.
- Android 4.0 with TouchWiz
- 1.4 GHz quad-core Exynos 4212 processor
- 4.8-inch HD Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1280 x 720
- 8MP camera with AF, LED flash, BSI sensor and 1080p HD video recording
- 1.9MP front camera with a resolution of 720p for video chat
- 16/32/64GB Internal memory, expandable upto 64GB
- 1GB RAM
- NFC, Wi-Fi, DLNA, GLONASS, micro-USB 2.0, HDMI, Bluetooth 4.0
- 2100 mAh battery
Samsung Claims that the phone is inspired by nature and features ‘S Voice’, an advanced natural language user interface, which would listen and respond to the words of the user. “In addition to allowing information search and basic device-user communication, S Voice presents powerful functions in regards to device control and commands.” This includes asking the Galaxy S III to play your favourite songs, adjust the volume, send text messages and emails, organize schedules, or automatically launch the camera and capture a photo.
Releasing in India:
The Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone will be available in India from the first week of June and is expected to launch at an MRP of 38,000.
“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.”