Samsung Galaxy S3 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Samsung Galaxy S3 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Samsung Galaxy S3 Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2012, May
  • Dimensions: 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm
  • Weight: 133 g
  • Screen: 4.8", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Single, 8 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 1.9 MP
  • Memory: 16/32/64 GB, 1 GB RAM
  • CPU:
  • Battery: 2100 mAh
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

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Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Samsung Galaxy S3
Release date 2012, May
Dimensions (HxWxD) 136.6 Х 70.6 Х 8.6 mm
Weight 133 g
Body build Plastic body
Colors Pebble blue, Marble white, Amber brown, Garnet red, Sapphire black, Titanium grey, La Fleur
Battery 2100 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion
Battery life
Stand by time- Up to 590 h (2G) / Up to 790 h (3G)
Talking time- Up to 21 h 40 min (2G) / Up to 11 h 40 min (3G)
Approximate price190 EUR
Technology Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 4.8" inc
Screen area 63.5 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio65.9%
Screen resolution 720 x 1280 px
PPI /points per inch/ 306 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 2
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 8 MP, Single
Camera specs
-8 MP, f/2.6, 1/3'', AF
Functions LED flash
Video 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 1.9 MP, Single
Specifications 1.9 MP, f/2.6
Video 720p@30fps
Operating system OS Android 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich), 4.3 (Jelly Bean); TouchWiz UI
Chipset - Exynos 4412 Quad (32 nm)
Processor CPU
- Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9
Graphics processor GPU - Mali-400MP4
External memory microSD, up to 64 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 16/32/64 GB, 1 GB RAM
Antutu 7 score19293
GeekBench 5 Single Core60
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core117
GeekBench 4 Single Core505
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core1253
GeekBench 4 RenderScript726
GeekBench 4 Battery787
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Micro-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps
GPRS Class 12
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0 (MHL TV-out), USB Host
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, EDR, aptX
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 0.55 W/kg (head)     1.49 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.21 W/kg (head)    
Music and Audio
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS
Headphone jack Yes
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation

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