Samsung Galaxy S III (2012) review
The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the Samsung Galaxy S III (SPH-L710). The list of the competitors most often compared to the Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone.
The Samsung Galaxy S III (SPH-L710) smartphone released in 2012. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.
The Samsung Galaxy S III runs on Android OS v4.3 (Jelly Bean) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 2100 mAh battery. It features a 4.8 inches AMOLED display with 720 x 1280 px resolution. The AMOLED technology is widely used for smartphones because of their gorgeous color reproduction abilities and very deep blacks.
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- Samsung Galaxy S III specifications
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Samsung Galaxy S III (SPH-L710) specifications
- Galaxy S III
- 133 g
- 137.2 x 71.1 x 7.6 mm
- marble white
- SIM type
- Micro SIM
The Samsung Galaxy S III runs on Android OS v4.3 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, but the Galaxy S III's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Android OS v4.3 (Jelly Bean)
- Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
- Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait
- Adreno 225
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 4.8 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- Super AMOLED
- 4.8 inches
- 720 x 1280 px
The smartphone's memory (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (16 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 2 GB
- Internal storage
- 16 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Samsung Galaxy S III is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this smartphone.
- Front camera
- 1.9 MP
- Rear camera
- 8 MP
3264 x 2448 px
Galaxy S III is 3G and 4G capable. This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. The Galaxy S III comes with Near Field Communications (NFC) functionality for transferring content with other NFC-enabled devices. This Samsung smartphone doesn't have FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
- v4.0, A2DP
- FM radio
- microUSB 2.0, USB host
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 2100 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 2100 mAh
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display.
- Corning Gorilla Glass 2
- Official site
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy S III, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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Samsung Galaxy S III's (SPH-L710) comparisons
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