AT&T Says Galaxy S III Pre-Orders Are Delayed
Updated: updated to appease AT&T
AT&T today issued a statement concerning the availability of the Galaxy S III. According to AT&T, customers who were originally given a delivery date of June 21 should now expect their device to arrive by June 25. Some customers may still receive their device before then. AT&T will notify its customers via SMS and email alerting them to the change in availability. Customers who place new pre-orders for the Galaxy S III can expect delivery within about 10 business days, depending on availability of the phone. AT&T blames the delay on manufacturer supply constraints. AT&T didn't say when it expects to fully launch the Galaxy S III. Sprint also delayed the launch of the Galaxy S III due to supply constraints. T-Mobile has a limited supply of the phone available starting today.
Hands-On with the Samsung Galaxy S III
Samsung today announced the Galaxy S III, its global flagship phone for 2012. We spent a bit of time with it.
Samsung Details Premium Suite for Galaxy S III
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Garnet Red Galaxy S III Hits AT&T Stores July 29
AT&T today announced that the garnet red version of the Galaxy S III will be available for preorder online starting July 15, and will be available for sale in AT&T retail stores starting July 29. It costs $199 and $249 for the 16GB and 32GB variants, respectively.
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