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Samsung reinforces flagship smartphone series

Samsung GALAXY S III LTE is here


A continuation of “Designed for humans, inspired by nature”

Enjoy the 4G LTE fast-speed mobile experience


HONG KONG – September 27, 2012 - Samsung Electronics Hong Kong Co., Ltd, a leading global mobile phone provider, has launched the Samsung GALAXY S III LTE, allowing  mass consumers to not only experience Samsung flagship smartphone’s humanized features, but to also enjoy the fast speed in which 4G LTE mobile network offers. After the launch of GALAXY S II LTE, GALAXY Tab 8.9 LTE and GALAXY Note LTE, GALAXY S III LTE strengthens Samsung’s LTE products, allowing consumers to enjoy high-speed 4G LTE mobile experience.



“Major mobile network operators in Hong Kong have already launched the 4G LTE service, and the 4G LTE craze is bound to create a hype in Hong Kong. Samsung is dedicated to providing consumers with the most advanced technology to create the perfect smart life experience,” Yiyin Zhao, Product Marketing Director of Samsung Electronics Hong Kong Company Limited said. “Since July, we have been launching multiple 4G LTE products. This time, we have implemented our most popular flagship smartphone GALAXY S III with 4G LTE, making the most powerful smartphone even more prevailing. Besides a variety of humanized features, users can also enjoy the speedy experience brought by 4G LTE.”


With the popularity of 4G LTE service in Hong Kong, and in order to cater to the overwhelming demands from the market, Samsung has launched GALAXY S III LTE so consumers can enjoy the advantages of LTE technology. The 4G LTE network is 5 times faster than the traditional 3G network; download speed can peak up to 100Mbps, and a 1.5GB movie takes only 2 minutes to download. With 4G LTE network, video conference is no longer a restriction, and photos and videos can be shared instantly onto various social networks.


GALAXY S III LTE comes with 1.4GHz quad-core processor and has increased its memory to2GB RAM, offering a sleek streaming speed to easily cope with demanding applications and multi-tasking. It is embedded with 16BG memory storage, and supports up to 64GB microSDHC memory card, allowing storage of large amount of multimedia files. In addition, GALAXY S III LTE adopts a 4.8-inch HD SUPER AMOLED screen, where its size and display quality are as superior as smartphones of the same league. The 2100mAh battery does not require frequent charging intervals, therefore it allows users to enjoy the seamless, speedy and smart experience in which 4G LTE offers.


Samsung GALAXY S III LTE runs on the latest Android™ 4.1 Jelly Bean which brings users a smoother interface with new features. GALAXY S III LTE will be available in Sapphire Black and Titanium Gray to meet the needs of different users.


Samsung Apps featured applications

Samsung GALAXY S III LTE users are able to enjoy more exclusive service than other Android smart device users. Users can download a wide range of applications through Samsung Apps, making it easier to integrate into smart life. Selected applications on GALAXY S III LTE and exclusive offers on Samsung Apps includes:


Asphalt 7: Heat: One of the most highly anticipated racing games of 2012, Asphalt 7: Heat comes with 60 different cars from the world’s best manufacturers and 15 tracks set in real cities around the world.


Dungeon Hunter 3: The benchmark for action RPG games is back in a third FREE TO PLAY installment, and it’s even more legendary than ever! Evil has once again flooded over the sacred land of Gothicus. Face your destiny and enter the endless waltz of battle, victory and glory.


Cinderella Café: Have fun with Cuby and his pals in Cinderella Cafe! Your utmost priority is to serve all customers, earn money through sales, improve and expand your café, all together for a better and more efficient service!


men’s uno: This app gathers the latest fashion and lifestyle information, enriching your mobile life through vogue and trendy news. Exclusive download for Samsung Apps users!


Hong Kong Economic Times – electronic version: You can now view the original version of Hong Kong Economic Times and complimentary weekly magazine anywhere, anytime.


Metropop: Providing all-rounded lifestyle updates, Metropop captures events listings, green living, culture, fashion and beauty, dining, travel, digital, body and soul, etc., to make your daily life more interesting.


Galaxy S III User’s Digest: Learn about the powerful features of GALAXY S III through setup guides, instructions and educational videos.


Moreover, Google Play has over 400,000 applications for users to enjoy the full capacity of the Samsung GALAXY S III LTE. Users can log-in to their account, for example Google+, Google Search™, Voice Search™, Gmail™, Google Maps™, Calendar, Latitude, Places and GTalk™.


Availability and suggested retail prices

Samsung GALAXY S III will be available on 28 September, while suggested retail price is HK$5,698.


About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2011 consolidated sales of US$143.1 billion. Employing approximately 206,000 people in 197 offices across 72 countries, the company operates two separate organizations to coordinate its nine independent business units: Digital Media & Communications, comprising Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, and Digital Imaging; and Device Solutions, consisting of Memory, System LSI and LED. Recognized for its industry-leading performance across a range of economic, environmental and social criteria, Samsung Electronics was named the world’s most sustainable technology company in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. For more information, please visit