Galaxy S3

The Samsung Galaxy S3 is a smartphone from Samsung that was launched on May 3 2012 in London, UK. It is scheduled to hit the European market on May 25th. Among the technical highlights, the Samsung Galaxy S3 features a 4.8″ Super AMOLED display (1280×720), Android 4.0, dual UD cameras (8MP and 1.9MP), 16GB to 32GB of Flash storage (+microSD for 64GB extension), Dual-GPS and a 2100mAh battery. It weighs 133g and measures 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm. Full Galaxy S3 Review

Galaxy S3 Most Popular Samsung Smartphone In The U.S.
It can be said without a doubt that the Samsung Galaxy S3 is a very popular and successful smartphone. The device sold millions of units around the world, and it greatly helped increase Samsung’s market share in the U.S. As per Chitika’s latest statistics, Galaxy S3 is actually the most popular Samsung smartphone in the country, accounting for over 33.9 percent of mobile web traffic generated by the company’s devices in […]

Verizon Galaxy S3 Gets Android 4.3 Update
It was just last week that we talked about how T-Mobile has rolled out the Android 4.3 update for their Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE smartphone, news which will most probably leave Verizon owners of the Galaxy S3 wondering just when will it be their turn to enjoy the most recent operating system update. Well, it seems that all of that patient waiting has finally paid off, as we now know […]

T-Mobile Galaxy S3 LTE Receives Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Update
It has been nearly one month after the original Samsung Galaxy S3 on T-Mobile was on the receiving end of the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean mobile operating system, which means it should not be too long after that that the LTE-enabled model of the smartphone, too, would want to pick up some Android 4.3 Jelly Bean goodness for itself. Well, we are more than glad to announce that T-Mobile has […]

Android 4.3 Roll Out For International Galaxy S3 Resumes
About a month back the much awaited Android 4.3 update for Galaxy S3 was leaked online. Build XXUGMMJ9 was officially released a couple of days after it leaked, however Samsung ended up having to pause the roll out because users who had updated reported various issues. It seemed that Samsung had rushed the update, so then the roll out was halted and users’ patience was tested. Android 4.3 for international Galaxy […]

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Sprint Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update Is Finally Out
After the botched initial release, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean has been slowly making its way to customers in the U.S. Earlier this month the update was rolled out for U.S. customers however Samsung quickly halted it after receiving reports from various users that the update was causing a number of problems. This past week the update started rolling out once again, gradually. Sprint Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 update is the […]

Android 4.3 Rolling Out For The AT&T Galaxy S3 (Again)
Good news Samsung Galaxy S3 owners on AT&T, it looks like Android 4.3 Jelly Bean has begun rolling out for your hands (again). The update is a 600MB file and is available OTA, but given that 600MB is rather sizable, you might want to do this over WiFi rather than data as it could eat into your plan. The update comes with the build number I747UCUEMJB and will add support […]

T-Mobile Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update Released
T-Mobile today released the much awaited Android 4.3 update for its Galaxy S3 variant, model T999. While Android users are anxiously waiting for Android 4.4 KitKat to drop on their devices, they’ll have to take what they get. Carriers often tend to take a lot of time in testing out an update before it is released. At this point in time, it is not known when Android 4.4 KitKat is […]

Samsung Is Investigating Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Update Issues
It hasn’t been long since an official test build of Android 4.3 for Galaxy S3 was leaked online, this build was said to be quite similar to the one Samsung was due to publicly release. A few days after the leak, Samsung started to roll out Android 4.3 for international variants of the Galaxy S3, it was the very same build that had previously been leaked. The update roll out didn’t […]

Android 4.3 Update For Galaxy S3 Might Have Been Halted
Earlier this month an official test build of the Android 4.3 update for Samsung Galaxy S3 was leaked online, it was said back then that the company was in the process of testing the update and ironing out bugs. A short while after the leak, Samsung started rolling out the same build for international variants of the Galaxy S3. It appears that there might be a few problems with said update, […]

Unofficial CM11 Android 4.4 KitKat For Galaxy S3 I747 And T999 Released
It was only a matter of time for source-built custom ROMs to be released, seeing as how Android 4.4 KitKat has already been released to AOSP. Google is yet to roll out the official update images for its supported existing Nexus devices, currently the only device out there right now running an official build is the Nexus 5. A lot of custom Android 4.4 KitKat ROMs have already been released, […]

Android 4.3 Update For Galaxy S3 Being Rolled Out
Samsung had initially promised that it would roll out the Android 4.3 update for Galaxy S3 by the end of October, however it didn’t. Even though the company missed the deadline it set itself, there hasn’t been that big of a delay. Samsung today started to roll out Android 4.3 for Galaxy S3. Since its a staged roll out, not all countries will receive it at once. Furthermore, carrier approval […]

Android 4.3 For Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 Leaked
Its not unusual for test builds of upcoming firmware updates to be leaked. A test build of Android 4.3 for Galaxy S3 GT-I9300 has been leaked online, making it the first such leak for last year’s flagship. Even though this Android 4.3 build I9300XXUGMJ9 is said to be stable, keeping in mind that this is after all a test build, there are bound to be a few bugs lurking around. […]

Samsung Apologizes To Chinese Customers For Galaxy S3 And Note 2 Problems
We’re not sure why,but it seems that China in particular seems to have been affected badly when it comes to malfunctioning smartphones and the services when it comes to dealing with them. For example Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, has in the past apologised to Chinese consumers for the way they dealt with repair and warranty enquiries for their iPhone, and now it looks like Samsung will be issuing their own […]

Samsung Galaxy Gear Now Compatible With Galaxy S4, S3 And Note 2
The Samsung Galaxy Gear has understandably received mixed reviews among the majority of the tech world, but what didn’t help is the device was only limited to be used along with the Galaxy Note 3. This left many who already owned a Samsung device out in the cold, but the company has apparently opened the doors for its Galaxy Gear to be compatible with a number of previously released Samsung devices, such […]

Samsung Galaxy Gear Will Support Galaxy S3 And Galaxy Note 2 As Well
During IFA 2013 in Berlin, Samsung announced a smartwatch of the company’s making called the Samsung Galaxy Gear, a device which would presumably be compatible with devices like the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and the Samsung Galaxy S4, which is unsurprising given that the Galaxy S4 is Samsung’s flagship handset of 2013. In any case we’re sure some Samsung customers are wondering if support for older devices will be added […]

Android 4.3 Release In Canada For Galaxy S4, S3 And Note 2 Slated For November
At its Unpacked event earlier this month, Samsung announced that it will release the Android 4.3 update for Galaxy S3, Galaxy S4 and the Galaxy Note 2 in October. The update will bring features that Google has added, it will also bring the required Bluetooth LE stack that is needed to connect these devices to Samsung’s new Galaxy Gear smartwatch. Customers in Canada might have to wait a bit longer […]

Tizen 3.0 Spotted On The Samsung Galaxy S3
The other day we spotted Samsung’s Tizen 3.0 operating system running on the Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone, and now thanks to newly leaked images (via Tizen Experts), Tizen 3.0 can be seen running on the Samsung Galaxy S3. The photos don’t show anything new, other than the operating system running on a different device, but for those seeing this for the first time, it is a stark departure from the […]

Android 4.3 For Galaxy S3 And Galaxy S4 Coming This October
The Android 4.3 update was announced a few weeks ago. It is not a major platform update by any measure, that’s going to be the next update, which is called Android 4.4 KitKat. The first devices to receive this update were obviously Google’s Nexus branded smartphone and tablets. Other manufacturers are yet to roll out Android 4.3 for their devices. At its Unpacked event today Samsung made a number of product […]

Samsung Galaxy S3 Tops iPhone 5 In Customer Satisfaction Survey
Apple’s iPhone 5 is currently the company’s latest smartphone, but for Samsung, the Galaxy S4 is their latest device but interestingly it seems that in a recent customer satisfaction survey conducted by the American Customer Satisfaction Index, the Samsung Galaxy S3 and the Galaxy Note 2 managed to top Apple’s iPhone 5, beating out the device by a mere 2 points. Apple has managed to maintain a score of above […]

AT&T Galaxy S3 Premium Suite Upgrade Released
The Android 4.1 update for AT&T Samsung Galaxy S3 was released back in December. That update was different from Samsung’s “premium suite” upgrade which brings a host of additional features such as multi-window. A little over two months ago the Verizon Galaxy S3 received its very own premium suite upgrade, AT&T was left out of the fray once again. Today is the big day though, the day when AT&T Galaxy […]