Galaxy S III (Blue)

GT-I9300

It just gets us. Samsung’s Galaxy S III goes beyond smart. It’s more understanding. It’s the little things, like staying awake when you look at it and keeping track of loved ones. Fast and vivid, it makes sure you enjoy yourself, too. Galaxy S III makes work a little easier and makes play more fun. Inspired by nature, it combines an attractive look with ergonomic design. It’s made for you because it’s designed for humans. 4.623 5 1389 reviews

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  • The European Directive on Batteries and Accumulators aims to minimise the impact of batteries on the environment and encourage the recovery of the materials they contain. In the UK, regulations on the recycling of batteries and accumulators (rechargeable batteries) were Introduced in 2009. The Waste Batteries Regulations aim to significantly increase UK collection and recycling of used portable batteries from 3% in 2007 to 25% by 2012, rising to at least 45% in 2016.

  • The battery symbol on a product or on its packaging indicates that the product must not be disposed of with general household waste. Instead, it is the consumer’s responsibility to dispose of their waste batteries at a designated collection point so that they can be recycled. The separate collection and recycling of batteries at the time of dispo sal will help to conserve natural resources and ensure that they are recycled in a manner that protects human health and the environment. A comprehensive list of battery recycling centres can be obtained from: www.recycle-more.co.uk

  • All Samsung products that are subject to the Batteries Directive are compliant with the UK battery and accumulator Requirements. In accordance with national law, SAMSUNG Electronics (UK) Ltd is a member of an approved batteries producer compliance scheme. This scheme collects, treats and disposes of batteries on Samsung’s behalf.

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At a Glance
  • Samsung Galaxy S III: Designed for humans, inspired by nature
  • The Samsung Galaxy S III is full of smart features that make life richer and easier
  • It's designed for elegance and comfort, with a dazzling 4.8" Full HD display to make the most of all your entertainment
  • Samsung Galaxy Gear: Smart freedom. This stylish wearable device connects seamlessly with your Samsung smartphone to make life easier on the go

Awards & Warranty

Smart Stay
With the innovative Smart Stay feature, GALAXY S III automatically recognises when you are looking at the phone, whether it is to read an e-book or browse the web. The front camera looks deep into your eyes and maintains a bright display for continued viewing pleasure. What a bright idea.
Smart Stay
S-Beam
Sharing your content with friends nearby should be easy, quick and even fun. S-Beam lets you bond instantly so you can transfer documents, contacts, pictures, music, videos, you name it. Just put the backs of two Galaxy S III phones together, connect, share and enjoy.
S-Beam
Pop up Play
Picture-in-picture technology lets you watch an HD video in another window while sending an email or text simultaneously. Drag it to where you want on the screen, and chat with your friends or surf the web. Don't miss any of the action.
Pop up Play

Social Tag

Now it's even easier to keep track of your friends and loved ones. Social Tag lets you link the faces in your photo album with their social media streams. Once it's set, all you have to do is look at their pictures and you'll see their current status appear.
Social Tag

Direct Call

Samsung GALAXY S III even knows when you want to talk. When you are messaging someone and decide to call them instead, simply lift the phone to your ear and Direct Call will dial their number for you. No more fumbling through call logs or contacts. Let GALAXY S III do the work.
Direct Call

S-Voice

Why not get a response from your phone? Tell it to wake up! Even better, you can tell the GALAXY S III to turn off the alarm for a few minutes and let yourself sleep a bit longer. Answer your phone (or reject a call), turn your music up (or down), and even tell the camera when to shoot.
S-Voice

Smart Alert

When you pick up your phone, wouldn't it be nice if it let you know what has been happening since you've been gone? The GALAXY S III knows you came back and gives you a brief vibrating nudge to inform you about missed calls and new messages. How thoughtful is that?
Smart Alert

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  • OS
    Android 4.0 (ICS)
  • Display
    4.8"
  • Camera
    8 Megapixels

Network/Bearer and Wireless Connectivity

  • CommunicationEDGE / GPRS (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHZ)
  • HSPAHSPA+
  • Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Wi-Fi DirectYes
  • Bluetooth Profiles4.0
  • NFCYes
  • AllShare PlayDLNA, MHL 1.0, HDMI 2
  • KIESKIES, KIES Air

OS

  • OSAndroid 4.0 (ICS)
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Physical Specification

  • Dimension (HxWxD)70.6 x 136.6 x 8.6mm
  • Weight133g

Display

  • TechnologyHD sAMOLED
  • Colour Depth16M
  • Size4.8"
  • Resolution720 x 1280 (HD)
  • S PenNo

Battery

  • Battery - Internet use3G: 7hrs / WiFi: 8hrs
  • Capacity2100mAh
  • USB ChargeableYes
  • Talk Time (2G / 3G)Upto 10hrs (3G)
  • Standby TimeUpto 460hrs (3G)

Camera

  • Camera Resolution(Front)CMOS , 1.9MP
  • Camera Resolution8 Megapixels
  • FlashLED (1EA)
  • Auto FocusYes

Memory

  • Memory16GB**

Chipset

  • TypeQuad Core Application Processor
  • Frequency1.4GHz

Sensors

  • SensorsAccelerometer, Geo-magnetic, Gyro, RGB Light, Barometer sensor

Colour

  • ColourPebble blue

Connectors

  • USB v2.0USB2.0
  • Earjack3.5pi 4pole, Stereo
  • MicroSDYes
  • Dual SIM SupportYes
  • ConnectorMicro USB
  • MHLYes

Location

  • LocationA-GPS, GLONASS

Services and Applications

  • Samsung AppsYes
  • Music HubYes
  • Game HubYes
  • ChatON, mFluent IMChatON
  • ActiveSyncYes
  • B-to-B CompabilityYes

Audio and Video

  • Video FormatMPEG4, H.264, H.263, VC-1. DivX, VP8, WMV7 / 8, Sorenson Spark, DivX3.11
  • Video ResolutionFull HD (1080p) Video Recording & Playback
  • Video Frame rate30fps
  • Audio FormatMP3, AMR-NB / WB, AAC / AAC+ / eAAC+, WMA, OGG (Vorbis), FLAC, AC-3, apt-X

Ratings and Reviews (1390)

Overall Ratings

1209 out of 1390 (87%) customers recommend this product

Features4.7/5

Performance4.5/5

Design4.5/5

Value4.4/5

happyGalaxyUser
London, UK - Gender: - Age:
2012-09-20
THE BEST PHONE ON THE MARKET

I got it just for 2 weeks, and can say - THIS IS THE BEST PHONE I EVER HAD. So friedly to use, did not need any manuals just common sence. It replaced my laptop, screen is big enough to edit documents or browse online.

Jimbobberz
- Gender: - Age:
2014-06-03
Samsung always

The features are amazing. Love the camera. Storage is amazing. It has started slowing down on me now but I think thats due to the amount I have on it.

Highly recommend to anyone. Easy to use too. Even my nan could use this stylish and affordable phone.

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bertha
- Gender: - Age:
2014-05-02
yes

My Reviewlove my galaxy 111 phone but would like to up date it to galaxy5 iwas going for the I phone 5 but like the Samsung

Mazie
- Gender: - Age:
2014-04-01
brilliant

I love this phone I recently broke it and only got it back honestly I would stick to the samsung galaxy range brilliant phone in everyway

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28 Feb, 2013

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