Galaxy S III 16 or 32GB (T-Mobile 4G LTE)

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Sharing photos, music and video isn’t just better or easier–it’s almost instant

New ways to interact and simplify your life with your phone

HD Recording
HD Recording

4.7 oz

Expandable Memory
Expandable Memory
Android™ 4.2, Jelly Bean
Android™ 4.2, Jelly Bean

Share Back-to-Back

If sharing is your thing, the Samsung Galaxy S III is your phone. With S Beam™, you can share large HD files in seconds — just touch compatible devices back-to-back. S Beam™ takes full advantage of NFC (Near-Field Communication) and Wi-Fi Direct technology, making it quick and easy for you to share photos, videos, documents, calendars, contacts and more. And you don’t even need Wi-Fi® or a cellular signal.

Share Big

As much as you like a crowd huddled around admiring your new phone, it won’t be necessary with AllShare® Play. Because now, you can play your music, videos and slide shows on any compatible HDTV or computer for all to see. Go big.

Share Photos Instantly

Share Shot lets you share your photos with up to five friends — as you take them. What does this mean? You don’t have to remember to share later; just share on the spot and forget it. Sharing has never been so much fun, so fast or so hassle-free. Learn more: The Next Big Thing Ads: 3 Great Camera Tricks.

Gesture Smarter

The Galaxy S III goes beyond swiping and pinching. Special motion gestures let you do things easier and more intuitively than ever before. For example, to capture a screen shot, just swipe your hand across the screen. To get to the top of a list, just tap the top of your phone. Or if you're texting someone and want to call them, just put the phone to your ear. It doesn’t get any smarter than that.

Speak, and the Galaxy S III will Listen

S Voice™ responds to your every voice command, acting as your on-board personal assistant to give you helpful, accurate information, dial phone numbers, send messages, open apps and more. It will follow your commands and answer your questions quickly and intelligently. You can tell your phone to wake you up, take a photo, answer a call, send a text message or play your favorite song. In fact, thanks to S Voice, you might never talk to real people again.

Simplify any Task

Samsung TecTiles™ is the short-hand way to operate your Galaxy S III. Just program your “tiles” to automatically handle repetitive actions, like changing settings or performing certain tasks. After that, all you’ll need is a simple tap of your phone. It can launch apps, connect you to Facebook® or Twitter® or share a contact with any NFC-enabled phone.

Memories in a Moment

The Galaxy S III is as powerful as it is stylish. For starters, the camera has 8.0 megapixels and absolutely zero shutter lag, so you can catch memories the moment you press the shutter. Want more? Take up to 20 continuous shots in seconds with Burst Shot. The front-facing camera even has a full 1.9 megapixels, so you can get yourself into the HD action. Learn more: The Next Big Thing Ads: 3 Great Camera Tricks


The display is so bright and beautiful on the Galaxy S III, you won’t ever want to stop watching. With Pop Up Play, you won’t have to. It’s a picture-in-picture feature that lets you continue to watch your HD videos while you surf the web or check your email. It’s multitasking to the max.

Powerful Hardware and Software

The Galaxy S III gives you powerful hardware and software. First of all, there’s a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor to make sure everything works quickly and smoothly. Second of all, there’s the Android™ 4.1, Jelly Bean platform. It’s great for everything you need.

Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification

Android™ 4.2, Jelly Bean

Android™ 4.2, Jelly Bean

4.7 oz


8 MP

Camera resolution (Rear)

HD Recording

HD Recording

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory

4.8 "

Main Display Size

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  • Category


    Galaxy S

  • Carrier



  • Form Factor

    Form Factor

    Bar, Touchscreen

  • Color


    Marble White

  • OS


    Android™ 4.2, Jelly Bean

  • Size


    4.7 oz

    Product Dimensions (inches)

    5.38" x 2.78" x 0.34"

  • Camera

    Camera resolution (Front)

    1.9 MP

    Camera resolution (Rear)

    8 MP

    Digital Optical Zoom



    Auto Focus; Shot Modes, Beauty, Best Face, Best Photo  Buddy Photo Share, Burst, Face Detection, HDR, Low Light, Panorama, Share shot, Single, Smile Shot; Geo­tagging; Camcorder; DivX®; HD Recording; HD Playback; Video Share; TV­Out; Online Image Uploading

  • Battery

    Battery, Standby

    3G: up to 300 hrs; 4G: up to 200 hrs*

    Battery, Talk Time

    up to 13 hrs*

    Battery Type and Size

    3.8 V, Lithium Ion, 2100 mAh

    Music Play Time

    up to 48 hrs*

    Video Play Time

    up to 9 hrs*

    Internet Use Time

    3G: up to 7 hrs; 4G: up to 8 hrs; Wi-Fi: up to 8 hrs*

  • Memory

    Internal Memory

    RAM (2GB), ROM (16 or 32GB) (Portion of memory occupied by existing content)

    External Memory/microSD™ Capacity

    up to 64GB microSD

  • Network

    Frequencies and Data Type

    GSM: 850/900/1800/1900; UMTS: Band 1(2100), II(1900), IV (1700), V(850); LTE: Band IV(1700), XVII(700)

    SAR value - Head (W/kg)

    SAR Value: Head 0.43 W/kg

    SAR value - Body Worn (W/kg)

    SAR Value: Body 1.26 W/kg

  • Connectivity


    Bluetooth® Profiles, A2DP, AVDTP, AVRCP, GAVDP,  GOEP, HFP 1.5, HID, HSP, MAP, OBEX, OPP, PAN, PBAP, SDAP/SDP, SPP, Stereo  Streaming; Wi­Fi®; Wi­Fi® Hotspot; HTML Browser; Flash®; GPS

  • Processor

    Processor Speed, Type

    1.5Hz Dual Core, Qualcomm MSM8900

  • Display

    Main Display Resolution

    1280 x 720 pixels

    Main Display Size

    4.8 "

    Main Display Technology

    HD Super AMOLED™

  • User Interface


    Widgets; TouchWiz®; Smart Unlock; Accelerometer

  • Key Features

    GPS Navigation






    HD Display


    Wireless Charging Capability


    Samsung Pay




    Advanced Camera


    Expandable Memory


  • Audio


    Compatible Music Files, 3GP, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, M4A, MIDI, MMF, MP3, PMD, QCP, WAV, WMA; Audio, Streaming; Ringtones, Polyphonic; MP3/Music Tones  

  • Video


    Compatible Video Files, DivX, DivX3.11, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, MP43, Sorenson Spark, VC­1, VP8, WMV7/8; Video, Streaming

  • Fun & Entertainment


    Downloadable Content; Wallpapers, Animated; Samsung Widget Gallery; Samsung Media Hub

  • Business & Office


    Microsoft® Office­Compatible; vCard/vCalendar; Voice Memo; Smart Search

  • Communication Features


    Email; Corporate Email; Picture Messaging; Text Messaging; Instant Messaging; Threaded/Chat­Style Messages; Video Messaging; Swype®/T9 Trace™; Predictive Text (T9®/XT9®)

  • Calling Functions


    Speakerphone; Voice Recognition; Voicemail; Speech-­to-­text; Text-­to-­speech; Etiquette/Gesture Mode; MusicID; Picture Caller ID; Multitasking; Call Restrictions; Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC); TTY; Airline Mode

  • Disclaimer


    *Results are based on lab environment testing. Refer to your network carrier's website for network specific talk times. Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, frequency of calls, and voice, data, and other application usage patterns.

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MadamThicKnezz May 19, 2014

"I haven't tried the later models, which might be even better than this one, but as far as this one goes, I have never had a better phone!!!! It came highly recommended from friends who have this phone..."

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