Samsung Galaxy S3

Updated on 05-Jul-2013
Market Status : DISCONTINUED
Expected Date : 24 Apr, 2016
Official Website : Samsung

Key Specifications

  • Screen Size

    Screen Size

    4.8" (720 x 1280)

  • Camera

    Camera

    8 | 1.9 MP

  • Memory

    Memory

    16GB/1 GB

  • Battery

    Battery

    2100 mAh

Variant/(s)

16GB

Color

Samsung Galaxy S3 Price in India: ₹ 26,999

set price drop alert See All Prices

Samsung Galaxy S3 Alternatives

Digit Rating for Samsung Galaxy S3

90
  • design

    70

  • performance

    90

  • value for money

    40

  • features

    90

  • pros
  • Most powerful Android smartphone in the market
  • Brilliant display
  • Good battery life, considering the power available
  • We feel it is built well
  • Excellent camera
  • TouchWiz has evolved into the slickest UI around
  • cons
  • S-Voice does not have any sense of humour
  • May be too big for some users
  • Does clearly heat up under most usage scenarios

Digit Verdict: Samsung Galaxy S3 Review

By Vishal Mathur

Ladies and gentlemen, this is undoubtedly the most powerful Android smartphone at the moment. And it doesn't look like anyone is taking that crown away from the Galaxy S III in a hurry. We have to vehemently defend Samsung against all the criticisms regarding the Pentile display and the so-called plasticky build quality. In both cases, the final product is absolutely brilliant, and totally worth the effort.

Samsung Galaxy S3 Full Specifications

Basic Information
Manufacturer : Samsung
Model : Galaxy S3
Launch date (global) : 24-04-2016
Operating system : Android
OS version : 4.0.4
Type : Smartphone
Status : Available
Colors : Pebble Blue
Product Name : Samsung Galaxy S3
Display
Screen size (in inches) : 4.8
Display technology : OLED Capacitive touchscreen
Screen resolution (in pixels) : 720 x 1280
Pixel Density (PPI) : 306
Scratch Resistant Glass : No
Camera
Rear Camera Megapixel : 8
Maximum Video Resolution (in pixels) : 1080p @ 30fps
Front Camera Megapixel : 1.9
Front Facing Camera : Yes
LED Flash : Yes
Video Recording : Yes
Geo-tagging : No
Digital Zoom : No
Autofocus : Yes
Touch Focus : No
Face Detection : No
HDR : No
Panorama Mode : No
Battery
Battery capacity (mAh) : 2100
Talk time (in hours) : 22
Removal Battery (Yes/No) : N/A
Sensors And Features
Multi touch : No
Light Sensor : Yes
Proximity Sensor : Yes
G (Gravity) Sensor : No
Finger print sensor : No
Orientation Sensor : No
Accelerometer : Yes
Compass : Yes
Barometer : No
Magnetometer : No
Gyroscope : Yes
Dust proof and water resistant : No
Connectivity
SIM : Single
3G Capability : Yes
4G Capability : Yes
Wifi Capability : N/A
Wifi HotSpot : Yes
Bluetooth : N/A
NFC : N/A
GPS : Yes
DLNA : Yes
HDMI : N/A
Technical Specifications
CPU : Exynos 4212 Quad
CPU speed : 1.4 Ghz
Processor cores : Quad
RAM : 1 GB
GPU : Mali-400MP
Dimensions (lxbxh- in mm) : 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6
Weight (in grams) : 133
Storage : 16GB
removable storage (yes or no) : Yes
removable storage (included) : No
removable storage (maximum) : 64 GB

Error or missing information? Please let us know.

Samsung Galaxy S3 Brief Description

Samsung Galaxy S3 was launched in April 2016 & runs on Android 4.0.4 OS. The Smartphone is available only in one color i.e. Pebble Blue & provides a host of connectivity options in terms of 3G, 4G, GPS capabilities. The phone is available with 16GB of internal storage.

The Smartphone is powered by 1.4 Ghz Quad core Exynos 4212 Quad Processor. A 1 GB of RAM ensures phone runs smoothly even the most memory intensive applications & still shows no signs

of lag. 16GB of internal storage can be expanded to 64 GB via a microSD card.

The Phone comes with a 2100 mAh battery to support it's 4.8 inch screen with OLED Capacitive touchscreen display having a resolution of 720 x 1280 at 306 ppi.

Samsung Galaxy S3 comes with a 8 megapixel rear Camera and 1.9 megapixel front Camera.

Samsung Galaxy S3 in pictures Samsung Galaxy S3 Images

Samsung Galaxy S3 FAQs

The starting price of Samsung Galaxy S3 is ₹26,999 for the base variant with 1 GB 16GB.

The Samsung Galaxy S3 features a 4.8 inches OLED Capacitive touchscreen with 720 x 1280 resolution.

The Samsung Galaxy S3 has a 2100 mAh battery.

The Samsung Galaxy S3 is available with 1 GB sizes to choose from.

The Samsung Galaxy S3 is available with 16GB sizes to choose from.

Disclaimer: Digit, like all other media houses, gives you links to online stores which contain embedded affiliate information, which allows us to get a tiny percentage of your purchase back from the online store. We urge all our readers to use our Buy button links to make their purchases as a way of supporting our work. If you are a user who already does this, thank you for supporting and keeping unbiased technology journalism alive in India.

Samsung Galaxy S3 In News View All

Android 4.3 update for Samsung Galaxy S3 suspended

It has been two weeks since Samsung started rolling out the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy S3, and now the company has suspended the update due to issues plaguing the smartphone after...

Samsung could announce Galaxy Tab S3 at MWC: Report

Samsung could announce the Galaxy Tab S3, its flagship Android tablet at Mobile World Congress in February. Samsung has been rumoured to introduce Galaxy Tab S3 in the past and the device was last expected...

Samsung launches Galaxy S3 Mini 'Value Edition' smartphone

Samsung has launched the Galaxy S3 Mini 'Value Edition' in Netherlands. The handset looks similar to its predecessor, the Galaxy S3 Mini but has a faster 1.2 GHz dual-core processor and runs Android v4.2 Jelly...

Samsung brings One UI to Galaxy Watch, Gear S3 and Galaxy Sport

To all those who’ve been envious of the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active’s features, Samsung is going to throw a bone. The company will roll out a software update to some of the wearables available today...

Samsung Galaxy S3 User Reviews

Overall Rating
0/5
Based on 0 Ratings View Detail