Samsung Galaxy S III is Samsung’s much hyped and a new flagship phone. There were many rumors about how it would look like and also what tech specs would it include, but the rumormill is down as Samsung has officially announced Galaxy SIII. This is the day that many Android lovers and fans were waiting for, as Samsung’s Galaxy SII is already a very popular phone and now here comes the third generation of Galaxy S known as Galaxy S III.
Samsung calls this phone as “designed for humans and inspired by nature”. There are some new features introduced in this phone like S Voice which seems to be a strong competitor to Siri. S Voice presents natural language user interface to listen and respond to your words. Apart from searching and basic device communication, S Voice also presents device control and commands. For example, S Voice can play your favorite song, turn the volume up or down, send emails and texts, launch camera and do much more.
The smart stay feature recognizes how you are using the phone, whether you are browsing the web or reading an e-book. This is done with the help of front camera which identifies the eyes and then the phone takes the decision to maintain a bright display or to dim the light.
Samsung Galaxy S III Specs:
Display: 4.8-inch 16M-color HD (1280 x 720 pixels) Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, Gorilla Glass
CPU: Quad-core 32nm ARM Cortex A9 1.4 GHz processor, Exynos 4212 Quad chipset
OS: Android 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Memory: 16/32/64GB storage with microSD card slot
Camera: Main(Rear): 8 Mega pixel Auto Focus camera with Flash & Zero Shutter Lag,
(Front camera): 1.9 Mega pixel camera, HD recording @30fps with Zero Shutter Lag
Connectivity: Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0+HS, standard microUSB port,
Sensor: Accelerometer, RGB light, Digital compass, Proximity, Gyro, Barometer
Battery: 2,100 mAh
Dimension: 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm, 133g
Other: TouchWiz 4.0 UI, DivX/XviD codec support, GPS receiver with A-GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, FM radio, TV-out, USB-on-the-go, NFC
Galaxy S III is available in two color variants – Pebble Blue and Marble White. According to the company, additional color options will also be available.
Samsung Galaxy S III will be available from the end of May in Europe and then it will slowly roll to other markets globally.