The highly anticipated Android-powered Samsung Galaxy S3 will be launched this month with all the five major carriers – Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T), T-Mobile, Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE:S) and United States Cellular Corporation (NYSE:USM) . The fans won’t have to wait much, Samsung will be announcing the exact pricing and retail availability in the coming weeks.
With Galaxy S3, Samsung is ready to set a new standard for smartphones. The trade analysts anticipate it to compete strongly with Apple’s iconic iPhone range. It weighs 4.7 ounces and is 8.6 mm thin. Samsung has made it sleeker, faster and lighter than other leading smartphones. Galaxy S3 is equipped with 4.8 inch Super AMOLED screen, 1.4 GHz Exynos 4 Quad processor, 8-megapixel camera and 32GB of internal storage. it also boasts of some unique features such as voice recognition and eye-tracking.
With this device, Samsung goes a step ahead from content consumption to content sharing. It makes the sharing experience simple, easy and least time consuming.
“The U.S. launch of the Galaxy S III is the most anticipated launch of the year. As promised, we are delivering the ‘next big thing’ for U.S. customers and across all major carriers,” said Dale Sohn, president of Samsung Telecommunications America. “Galaxy S III introduces new technological innovation and takes sharing to the next level.”
Samsung Electronics has launched Galaxy S3 in 26 countries so far, and the company has aimed to make it available in 145 countries by the end of July.
Samsung Galaxy S3 is the Official Smartphone Partner of the London Olympics 2012, it will give the smartphone a global exposure. In another smart move, Samsung has partnered with Visa, so that the athletes in London Olympics can use this device to make payments across the London Metropolitan area.