Samsung Galaxy S III, the latest flagship smartphone from the company will hit the US market in the month of June, 2012. The handset will be launched in to the US market by Big 4 national US wireless starting with the price at $199.
This Samsung smartphone will be offered by the network carriers namely Verizon Wireless, AT&T, Sprint Nextel and T-Mobile USA, as well as regional carrier US Cellular. The network carriers T-Mobile and Sprint stated that they will start selling the phone from June 21 onwards. Sprint also disclosed that the version included with 16 gigabytes of memory storage capacity will cost $200 and will be available with a two-year contract deal. However, T-Mobile didn’t disclose what it would charge for the device. Samsung announced that other phone companies will release their own specific launch dates and prices later.
The Galaxy series manufactured by Samsung has become the most popular alternative to Apple’s iPhone in the international mobile market. It runs on the operating system of Android v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and is powered by the Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9 processor that make the applications and functionalities of the device run smoothly and efficiently at a faster speed. The handset has been designed with a stunning chassis giving it a stylish and smart look. The gadget features a dimension of 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm and has a weight of 133 g, thus it comfortably fits in to your hands and you can also carry it in your pocket.
The Galaxy S III has been attributed with a 4.8-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen that is nearly twice large as the iPhone’s screen. The display screen offers a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and displays 16M colors. Yet, the phone is slightly thinner and lighter in comparison to the Apple’s phone. The device also offers a high-tech snapper of 8 mega pixel that allows you to click pictures within high resolution of 3264×2448 pixels. You can also avail the phone this device with internal memory of 16/32/64 GB storage and 1 GB RAM. You can also extend the memory space up to 64GB with the help of microSD card slot.
Once the handset set off for sell in the major markets US, consumers will be able to obtain it through various mobile phone deals furnished by the network carriers at affordable price.