Samsung Introduces The New Galaxy Ace 3

Jun 11, 2013

The smartphone packed with intuitive features

Samsung Electronics today announced a new addition to the popular Galaxy family with the Samsung Galaxy Ace 3. Building on the success of the previous Galaxy Ace series, the Galaxy Ace 3 boasts powerful performance with a 1.2GHz dual core processor built to perform data-intensive tasks faster and more efficiently than its predecessor.

Powered by Android™ Jellybean 4.2, the larger 4.0 inch display offers a brilliant viewing experience while playing games and watching movies. The 5-megapixel camera is equipped with exciting features, including Sound & Shot, Best Photo, and Buddy Photo Share to fuel your creativity and allow easy sharing amongst friends.

To provide a more intuitive user experience, the Galaxy Ace 3 comes equipped with several smart features including:

  • ‘S Translator’: Gives instantaneous translations at any time, wherever you are
  • ‘S Travel’: Provides guides and travel information for your next trip
  • ‘Smart Stay’: Recognises when you are looking at the phone, and saves battery life when you look away by dimming the screen and powering down using advanced facial recognition
  • ‘S Voice’: Offers voice command functionality
  • ‘Easy Mode’: Brings a simple and intuitive homescreen mode for streamlined access to your top functions

Depending on the market, the Galaxy Ace 3 LTE version will be available in two different versions – 3G or LTE. The LTE version will be available in the UK.

The Galaxy Ace 3 is now available in the UK. To find out more, just click here.

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Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 (LTE Version) Product Specifications

Network LTE: 150 / 50Mbps 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2600MHz
3G: HSPA+ 42 / 5.76Mbps 850 / 900 / 2100MHz
Processor 1.2GHz Dual Core processor
Display 4-inch WVGA (480 x 800) TFT LCD
OS Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Camera Main (Rear): 5-megapixel camera with LED Flash
Sub (Front): VGA camera
Sound & Shot, Best Shot, Best Photo
Video Codec: MPEG4, H.264, H.263, VC-1, WMV7 / 8, VP8, Sorenson Spark
Playback & Recording: 1080p Full HD decoding & 720p HD recording @30fps
Audio Codec: MP3, OGG, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, FLAC, AMR-NB / WB
3.5mm Ear Jack
Music Player with Sound Alive
Services & Additional Features Samsung Apps
Samsung Hub
- Readers Hub / Game Hub / Music Hub
Samsung Kies
Samsung Kies Air (Downloadable via Samsung Apps)
Samsung ChatON mobile communication service
S Translator, S Travel, Smart Stay, S Voice, Easy Mode, Pop up play
Google Mobile Services Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Play, Google Plus, YouTube, Google Places, Google Navigation (Turn-by-turn Navigation)
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz
Wi-Fi Direct
BT 4.0, USB 2.0
Sensor Accelerometer, Digital Compass, Proximity
Memory 8GB Internal memory (* User memory approximately 5GB) + microSD slot (up to 64GB), 1GB RAM
*User memory space may be less than the total memory space due to system files. User memory may differ by region, carrier, and supporting language, and may change after software upgrade.
Dimension 121.2 x 62.7 x 10mm, 119.5g
Battery Standard battery, Li-ion 1800mAh

* All functionality features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.
* The availability of each Samsung Hub and Google service may differ by country.
* Android, Google, Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Play, Google Plus, YouTube, Google Places, and Google Navigation are all trademarks of Google Inc.

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