There is good news for the consumers who are looking forward to purchase the Samsung Galaxy S3 this Christmas season. It is being anticipated that the device will get an Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update but its price remains unchanged. This update will include the manufacturer’s new ‘Premium Suite’
However, consumers can still avail the 16GB Galaxy S3 variant for a much lesser and affordable price from the third-party retailers and the re-sellers. Here, we are talking about the unlocked handset that ship with an unlocked micro-SIM card slot. Thus this handset is not restricted to any particular network carrier and software tweaks.
But it is unfortunate that the 32GB unlocked version of Samsung Galaxy S3 is still more expensive with a high price tag. But yet it is a steal for the tech savvy consumers in the market to get the best-selling smartphone of 2012. It will be a benefit for you if you can get the international version since it is easily upgraded to the latest Android operating system compared to carrier-branded handsets.
Furthermore, if you have already purchased a Samsung Galaxy S3 from network carriers, than it might so happen that you may get the latest update late since network providers generally tests the files themselves to make sure they work with any custom software tweaks before letting the updates to reach their customers. Users may have to wait for days, weeks or even months before this new update is available on some of the carrier-branded Galaxy S3 models.
The Samsung Galaxy has been packed with a Premium Suite upgrade. This update is similar to the updated provided to the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 that is imbibed with features formerly exclusive to the company’s phablet Samsung Galaxy Note 2. The gadget received the Premium Suite development with the updated Android v4.1.2 Jelly Bean.
One of the most noticeable features available in the Premium Suite is Page Buddy. It is a system that helps in predicting the future actions. For instance, the music player started automatically the moment the headphones are plugged in. The handset is also featured with contextual menu app that places he most frequently used options on the top.
The upgraded Android operating system also include a contextual tagging system that helps in the extension of the geo-location feature of the camera app with the facility to add more details on the date, location and even the weather. One of the most loved feature of the Samsung Galaxy Note 2- the multi-window feature has also been installed in Galaxy S3. This feature facilitates the handset to open two applications side-by-side.
The international unlock Samsung Galaxy S3 version comes embedded with Samsung quad-core chip, 1GB RAM, Ice Cream Sandwich OS and the latest version of TouchWiz. The Samsung Galaxy S3 also features a 4.8-inch HD Super AMOLED display. It has an integrated primary camera of 8-megapixel and a front-facing camera of 1.9-megapixel that facilitates video calling.