Galaxy S III

by Sean P. Aune | October 29, 2012

The Samsung Galaxy S III is a multi-touch, slate-format Android smartphone designed, developed, and marketed by Samsung Electronics. It sees additional software features, expanded hardware, and a redesigned physique from its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S II. The S III employs an intelligent personal assistant (S Voice), eye-tracking ability, increased storage, and a wireless charging option. Depending on country, the 4.8-inch (120 mm) smartphone comes with different processors and RAM capacity, and 4G LTE support.[10] The device was launched with Android 4.0.4 “Ice Cream Sandwich”, and can be updated to Android 4.1 “Jelly Bean”.

Samsung - Galaxy S III
Display Size 4.8-inch, 720 x 1280 pixel display (306 ppi)
Resolution X 720
Resolution Y 1280
Display Type Super AMOLED
Resolution Specs N/A
Operating System Android 4.0
Processor Quad core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
RAM 1024MB
Storage
  • 16GB
  • 32GB
External Storage Yes
External Storage Specs
  • MicroSD slot (up to 64GB)
Camera N/A
Audio N/A
Input Output N/A
Main Camera (Back) 8-megapixel, LED flash, f 2.8 aperture, auto-focus
Secondary Camera (Front) 1.9-megapixel
Networks N/A
Networks N/A
Wi-Fi N/A
Bluetooth Yes
Battery 2100 mAh
NFC Yes
Connectivity N/A
Sensors
  • Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
GPS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Glonass
Height 136.6 mm (5.38 inches)
Width 70.6 mm (2.78 inches)
Depth 8.6 mm (0.34 inches)
Weight
Colors N/A
Supported Audio Formats N/A
Supported Video Formats N/A
Other Features
  • Samsung's Touch-wiz UI
  • Turn-by-turn navigation
  • Voice navigation
  • Burst-mode for quick photo capture
In The Box N/A

Sean P. Aune

Sean P. Aune has been a professional technology blogger since July 2007, but his love of tech dates back to at least 1976 when his parents bought...