Samsung Galaxy S3 Specifications and Review

Samsung Galaxy S3 Specifications

Samsung Galaxy S3 is the smartphone with the specialty of design, as Samsung itself claims for its S3 being ‘inspired by nature’ so it can see, listen and respond. While using this first time you will surely get the natural theme in it.

It comes in 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6mm dimensions, with a 4.8-inch display having Super AMOLED HD screen. It is available in various colors with interesting names, such as “marble white”, “amber brown”, “garnet red”, “titanium grey” and few others. Looking at the colors its pebble blue color looks more attractive than the marble white, though you have all of these varieties to take the color of your choice.

Compared to many metallic body smartphones in the market the Galaxy 3 has not focused much on the body build, it comes in plastic feeling which might reduce the customers appeal. Despite it having 133 g weights still it feels very light in the hands, thus the plastic feeling and the light weight constructs an impression of being cheap in its standards.

Still ignoring the impression it laid down, it’s not at all a cheap-feeling smartphone. On its front it got the solid Gorilla Glass 2 which gives it an attractive look on the front screen and also it has a well improved interior and an attractive battery cover. It has the polycarbonate rather than usual plastic.

Read More:  Cyanogen 13.1 brings Amazing new 'Mod' features for OnePlus One

It follows the button arrangement of the formal Samsung Galaxy trend. Though depending on the size it is not possible to have all the buttons accessible, it has the lock button on right rather than the top. It also has the other Samsung buttons around like the home button at front bottom with the soft keys of back and menu. The volume button is also present parallel to the lock key on the left. At its bottom it has the microUSB slot alongside the charging area.

It has removable battery cover, made of polycarbonate material, at the back with the removable battery. It has space for MicroSD card alongside the battery which can be separated without moving the battery. It supports the micro-SIM which can be put in the slot next to the micro-SD slot.

Read More:  Samsung Galaxy S8 may feature an Ultra HD screen

Though only a smaller proportion of smartphone users usually go beyond the 16GB of storage, but it is still opted out for this you can download HD movie plus without looking for the memory level.

General Features of Samsung Galaxy S3
 
Networks Supported
Technology
Operating System Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich), 4.3 (Jelly Bean)
SIM Micro-SIM
Chipset Exynos 4412 Quad
Processing Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9
Graphics Mali-400MP4
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Announced 2012, May
Status Available. Released 2012, May
Manufacturer Samsung
Body
 
Dimensions (WxDxH) 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm (5.38 x 2.78 x 0.34 in)
Weight 133 g (4.69 oz)
Colors Available Pebble blue, Marble white, Amber brown, Garnet red, Sapphire black, Titanium grey, La Fleur
Display
 
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 720 x 1280 pixels, 4.8 inches (~306 ppi pixel density)
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 2
Sound
 
Alert Types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Memory
 
Card Slots microSD, up to 64 GB
Internal 16/32/64 GB, 1 GB RAM
Read More:  Apple iPhone 7 leaks confirm again, no headphone jack
Data & Communications
 
GPRS Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 – 48 kbps
EDGE Class 12
Speed HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browsers HTML, Adobe Flash
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
GPS & Navigation Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR
USB microUSB v2.0 (MHL), USB On-the-go
Camera
 
Resolution 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash.
Features Simultaneous HD video and image recording, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection
Video 1080p@30fps, check quality
Battery
 
Type Li-Ion 2100 mAh battery
Stand By Up to 590 h (2G) / Up to 790 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 590 h (2G) / Up to 790 h (3G)
Music Play


Samsung Galaxy S3 Picutres

Samsung-Galaxy-Siii-specifications

Samsung-Galaxy-Siii-sideview

samsung-galaxy-SIII-display

samsung-galaxy-s3-Camera

samsung-galaxy-s3-unboxing

Samsung Galaxy S3 Videos

MobileSiri.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. Read about our Affiliates Disclosure Policy here.