Samsung Galaxy S III is a wonderful Android cellphone released in June 2012, having a quite big 4.8 inches touch-screen, a high speed Dual-Core processor clocking at 1.5 gigahertz, and 2 cameras, an 8 mega-pixels back side camera and a 1.9 mega-pixels front side camera. Let's take a better view of what this cellphone has to offer.

This phone is a very compact cellphone, taking into consideration it presents a 4.8" screen and it only has 5.39 inches long. This device is very slim and comfortable, being just 0.34" thick. Samsung made this cellphone in a wide range of color variations: black, brown, blue and white. Samsung made a great job making this cellphone weight only 4.7 ounces. Talking about its aspect, this phone is mostly manufactured with Polycarbonate.

The S III ships with a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960 chip, packing a very fast Dual-Core processor running at 1.5 GHz with a big 2 GB RAM memory. Collaborating with graphic calculations, this phone also uses a 400 MHz Adreno 225 graphics processing unit. A nice point of the Samsung Galaxy S III is its big 16 GB internal storage memory and an SD card slot, allowing you to store hundreds of apps without any trouble.

This cellphone is equipped with two cameras, an 8 mega-pixels back facing camera and a 1.9 mega-pixels front-facing camera. It is capable of shooting videos in 1920x1080 (Full HD) at 30 frames per second. The camera also features a high number of amazing characteristics: flash, fast burst mode, auto-focus, face detection shooting, digital image stabilization, geo tagging and HDR mode.

The S III includes a great 1280 x 720 (HD) 4.8 inches display, providing this phone with a delightful image quality. Its display uses Super AMOLED capacitive technology, and allows multi-touch for gestures like pinch and zoom.

This cellphone has WiFi connection (which it can share with other devices acting as a wireless router), LTE (4G) high speed connection type and 3G internet connection, supported by EV-DO A technologies. This phone uses a Micro SIM card to use GSM services and it works in CDMA carriers.

The Samsung Galaxy S III also includes a great numbre of great features like Wireless charging, NFC (to trigger actions, transfer data or make payments by holding your phone close to another NFC device or tag), Bluetooth (provides communication with other phones and accessories) and GPS Navigation, and lots of sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer and Compass.

The Samsung Galaxy S III uses a 2100 mAh big capacity Li-Ion battery that provides this phone an extremely long battery life. This phone has a reported talk time of 15 hours and a stand by time of 200 hours.

This cellphone is a very powerful device and it's priced around 110 dollars, which is quite close to other same level phones. This cellphone is the right choice it doesn't matter whether you want this device to take tons of photographs, want it mainly for social networks, need a work cellphone or will use it as a gaming cellphone.

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Device Type:Phone
Operating System (OS):Android 4.1.2, 4.1, 4.0.4
Variant:16 GB U.S. Cellular
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Product code:SCH-I535
Dimensions:5.39 x 2.80 x 0.34 inchesMetric13.69 x 7.11 x 0.86 cmImperial
Weight:4.70 ouncesMetric133.24 gImperial
Colors:Black, Blue, Brown and White
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Release date:2012-06-04
Price:$ 110.00


Screen Type:Super AMOLED (16M colors)
Size:4.8 inchesMetric12.2 cmImperial
Resolution:720 x 1280 pixels (HD)
Pixel density:306 pixels per inchMetric120.47 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch


Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
Processor:Krait (Dual-Core 1500 MHz)
RAM Memory:2 GB (500 MHz)
Graphics Processor:Adreno 225 (400 MHz)
Internal Memory:16 GB
SD Card Slot:microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB)


Battery type:Li-Ion
Capacity:2100 mAh
Wireless Charging:Yes
Stand-by Time:200 hours
Talk Time:15 hours


Back camera:8 megapixels
    Sensor size:0.33 inches (1/3")
Front camera:1.9 megapixels
Max video resolution:1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD)
Camera features:Auto-Focus, Digital Image Stabilization, Face Detection Shooting, Fast Burst Mode, Geo Tagging and HDR Mode


    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Micro SIM
LTE (4G) Bands:700 (band 13)
CDMA Bands:800, 1900
Technologies:LTE (4G), EV-DO A and CDMA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.0
NFC (Near Field Communication):Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor