Samsung Galaxy S3 Features, Specifications & Release DateNews — on January 19, 2012 at 4:31 am | Comment Now
Samsung Galaxy S2, a mind blowing Android smartphone was given worldwide release dates beginning from May 2011 by over 140 vendors in 120 nations. Since then, the handset has gained tremendous success and reached sky high demand rate with dual core processor. Following the success of S2, it is rumored that Samsung has been working on next version called Samsung Galaxy S3. It is likely to be equipped with ARM Cortex A9 chipset and 1.8GHz processor that will provide 25 percent performance boost and 30 percent reduction in power consumption. Mr. J.K. Shin, President of mobile communications division of Samsung said that you will find lots of rumors across the internet about Galaxy S3 and its fans’ expectations are pretty high.
The Samsung Galaxy S3 also called iPhone Killer is likely to be equipped with quad core processor with 32nm chip with 50% greater graphics performance and 30% less power consumption. The Galaxy S3 will be equipped with multi-tasking feature that will enable users to efficiently run multiple applications concurrently. For playing games and enabling easy multi-tasking process, it is rumored that S3 will feature 2GB RAM and is expected to be the first smartphone to boast 2GB of RAM with generous 32GB of storage. The smartphone is likely to have latest release of Android operating system called Ice Cream Sandwich that has Face Unlock, which enables users for unlocking handsets using facial recognition software; superior voice integration and continuous, real-time speech to text dictation; virtual buttons in user interface instead of capacitive or physical buttons; new tabbed web browser allowing up to 16 tabs; capability to shut down applications, which are using data the background and enhanced error correction on keyboard.
Standard features on Samsung Galaxy S3 include 2G Network: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900; 3G Network: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100; 4G Network: LTE 700; 4.6 inch Super AMOLED Plus capacitive touchscreen with Touch-sensitive controls, 16 million color support and 720 x 1280 pixel resolution; Corning Gorilla Glass; TouchWiz UI v4.0; Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones; microSD, up to 32GB; 16GB/32GB storage, 2 GB RAM; HSDPA, HSUPA; Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot; Bluetooth v3.0+HS; USB v2.0 microUSB (MHL), USB On-the-go; 12.0-megapixel camera with 4000×3000 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection and image stabilization.
The Samsung Galaxy S3 also gets Android OS; Chipset: Exynos 4212; CPU: Dual-core 1.8 GHz; Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass; Messaging: SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS; HTML, Adobe Flash; Stereo FM radio with RDS; GPS with A-GPS support; Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic; TV-out (via MHL A/V link); SNS integration; ; Image/video editor; Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF); MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player; Organizer; Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration; MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264/H.263 player; Voice memo/dial/commands and Predictive text input (Swype).