What’s New in Samsung Galaxy S III
After the huge success of the Android smartphone Samsung Galaxy S 2, Samsung has been very busy working with their follow up version of this phone. Expected to be released at a similar time with the iPhone 5 sometime in June of this year, the Samsung Galaxy S 3 is expected to debut big come its unveiling.
Although the features that it will bear are mere speculations as of this moment, the following software and hardware specification are believed to be the ones that the new Samsung Galaxy S 3 will sport.
Processor and Memory
The Galaxy S 3 is believed to include a quad-core processor, a Samsung Exynos 4212 processor that is clocked at 1.8 GHz. It provides 50 percent better graphics performance without using up too much power on the phone when compared to the Galaxy S 2. It also believed to be 5 times faster.
The smartphone also allows its users to multi-task so that they are able to run multiple applications all at the same time. It is also rumored to have a 2GB RAM – the first smartphone to have such – as well as 32GB storage.
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Design and Display
The S2 model had a 4.3-inch screen. The S3 is believed to have a bigger one at 4.6 inches. This gives the latter a screen resolution of 1280 x 720. Samsung also accidentally leaked that the anticipated phone will feature a new flexible glass, a product of FOLED technology.
Overall, the Galaxy S 3 model will have a relatively similar design and look with its predecessor. However, there are rumors that the home button has been changed and replaced with a Samsung logo. It was also slimmed down to make way for the bigger screen.
The awaited Galaxy phone is believed to have a 12 megapixel rear camera, a big upgrade from the 8 megapixels of the Galaxy S 2 model. It will also have a bigger sensor than all the other smartphones in the market today, including Apple’s iPhone 4s.
There are also rumors indicating that this smartphone will bear a 16-megapixel camera. If this is true, this will be a big leap for Samsung as there are no other smartphones that have cameras with such a high megapixel.
Latest Android OS
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Samsung’s new smartphone will also have the latest Android OS, known as Ice Cream Sandwich. Some of its features include the Face Unlock. This allows users to unlock their phone with the use of facial recognition software. It also has virtual buttons, new-tabbed web browser, improved error correction, and better voice integration.
Release Date and Price
To date, there is actually no official statement indicating the exact date of release of the Samsung Galaxy S 3 as well as its availability and price. Still, there are reports saying that the phone will be released along with the also highly anticipated iPhone 5 of Apple in June of this year. It is expected to first be released in the United States, followed by Canada, Singapore, Europe, Ireland, and New Zealand.
About the Author:
Amy C. writes new information on mobile phone models before they are even released in the markets, along with the other electronic gadgets. During her free time, she helps in the blogging and administration activities of Greyside Group, a maritime security and executive protection company. Check out her next post for more information on the latest phones today.