Tech specs: Samsung Galaxy S III

Learn about the key features and specifications of the Samsung Galaxy S III.

 

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Key features

  • 4.8” Super AMOLED HD (1280x720) screen
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Processor with 1.5 GHz Dual-Core CPUs
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • 2GB RAM. 16 GB or 32 GB of internal memory, expandable MicroSD slot
  • Advanced 8MP camera with LED Flash and 1.9MP front facing camera

 

Specs

  • Battery
    • Usage time: 8 hours
    • Standby time: 360 hours
  • Keyboard
    • Touch screen with on-screen keyboard
  • Memory
    • 2 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM
    • Supports up to 64 GB MicroSD card
  • Operating System
    • Android 4.1.2
  • Processor
    • Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Processor with 1.5 GHz Dual-Core CPUs

 

  • Anti-theft
    • Yes
  • Advanced messaging
    • No
  • Device Unlock App
    • No
  • Emergency Alerts (WEA)
    • Yes
  • SIM card
    • MicroGBA
  • System Manager (Carrier IQ)
    • Yes
  • T-Mobile Video Calling
    • No

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • Wi-Fi web browsing
  • Wi-Fi sharing
  • NFC

 

  • Micro-USB
  • Bluetooth 4.0, Power Class 2, A2DP (stereo Bluetooth), OPP (Object Push  Profile), HFP, AVRCP, PBAP
  • Android Browser
  • Tethering APN

Network

  • Non-LTE version (standard)  
    • 3G/4G Capable
    • 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, Band I (UMTS 2100), Band II (1900), Band IV (1700/2100/AWS), Band V (850)
  • LTE version  
    • 3G/4G/LTE Capable
    • 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, Band I (UMTS 2100), Band II (1900), Band IV (1700/2100/AWS), Band V (850), Band 4, Band 17, 5 MHz, 10 MHz, 15 MHz, 20 MHz

 

  • HD Voice Capable
    • No
  • VoLTE Capable
    • Yes

Camera

  • 8 MP (rear facing)
  • 1.9 MP (front facing)
  • 4X digital zoom
  • Flash

 

  • Auto focus
  • Face detection
  • Multiple shooting modes
  • Video recording

Multimedia

  • Stereo audio (with headset)
  • Audio support: MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC, WMA, MPEG4, WAV, MIDI
  • Image support: GIF87A, GIF87A, PNG

 

  • Video support: 3GP, MP4, AVI, WMV
  • HAC support: M3