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Samsung Galaxy S III (AT&T)

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Samsung's global flagship for 2012 sports a full complement of high-end features in a compact, rounded body. Key features include 4G LTE data, a dual-core S4 processor, a large 4.8-inch display fronted by curved glass, an 8-megapixel camera that can record HD video and stills at the same time, NFC, advanced voice control, and the first memory card slot supporting up to 64 GB.

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LTE 4 / 17
WCDMA 1 / 2 / 5
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
LTE (4G)
band 4 / 1700 MHz   AWS (Americas)
band 17 / 700 MHz   Lower 700 (USA (AT&T))

WCDMA (3G / 4G)
band 1 (I) / 2100 MHz   IMT (Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania, Brazil, India, Israel)
band 2 (II) / 1900 MHz   PCS (Americas)
band 5 (V) / 850 MHz   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)

GSM (2G)
850 MHz / band 5   Cellular (Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel)
900 MHz / band 8   (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1800 MHz / band 3   DCS (Europe, Asia, Africa)
1900 MHz / band 2   PCS (Americas)
Weight 4.68 oz   (133 g)
Dimensions 5.38" x 2.78" x 0.34"   (137 x 71 x 8.6 mm)
Battery Talk: 8 hours max.   (480 minutes)
Standby: 199 hours max.   (8.3 days)
2100 mAh LiIon, Removable
Display Type: OLED (Full-Color)
Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
4.8"   diagonal
Colors: 16.7 million (24-bit)
Samsung Super AMOLED
OS / Platform Android
version 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Processor 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4
Memory 16 GB internal storage, raw hardware
12 GB internal storage, available to user
SIM card size Micro (3FF)
FCC ID A3LSGHI747 » (approved May 26, 2012)

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Group Features   Show all features
Adjustable Text Size Yes
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP 1.2, HFP 1.5 (or 1.6), OPP, PBA, A2DP 1.2, AVRC 1.3, HID, PAN, MAP
version 4.0
Call Screening -
Camera Resolution: 8+ megapixel
auto-focus, LED flash / zero shutter lag, burst mode, HDR, smile detection, face detection & recognition, panorama, scene modes, anti-shake / can shoot still photos while recording video
Changeable Body Plates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Data Tethering Yes
Email Client Protocols Supported: POP, IMAP, GMail, Exchange
EMS / Picture Messaging -
External Antenna Jack -
External Display -
Fast Charging -
Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight via widget
Flight Mode CEA Standard Icon: No
FM Radio -
FM Transmitter -
Front-Facing Camera Resolution: 1.9-megapixel
Games Yes
GPS / Location Type: A-GPS
plus compass, barometer
Hard Drive -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) Yes
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) -
Hearing Aid Compatible Rating: M3 (mostly compatible)
High-Speed Data Technology: LTE (Cat 3)
Infrared (IR) -
Instant Messaging Networks Supported: Google, ChatON
Java (J2ME) -
Key Lock Switch -
Live TV -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD (TransFlash)
supports up to 64 GB cards
Miracast -
MirrorLink -
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Multiple Languages Languages Supported: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Korean
Music Player Supported Formats: MP3, AAC, AAC+, WAV
PC Sync via Kies Air (Wi-Fi)
PictBridge -
Picture ID Yes
Predictive Text Entry Technology: XT9
Push-To-Talk -
Real-Music Ringers Supported Formats: MP3, AAC, AAC+, WAV
Ringer ID Yes
Ringer Profiles Yes
Ruggedized -
Side Keys volume on left / lock on right
Speaker Phone Type: Full-duplex
Stereo Speakers -
Text Keyboard, Hardware -
Text Messaging (SMS) View Style: Threaded
Text Messaging Templates Number of Templates: 10
Touch Screen Type: Capacitive
TTY/TDD (Digital) Yes
TV Output via MHL (USB)
USB Connector: Micro-USB
Vibrate Yes
Video Capture Resolution: 1080p HD
anti-shake / can shoot still photos while recording video
Voice Dialing Type: Speaker-independent (automatic)
WAP / Web Browser Browser Software: Android browser (WebKit-based)
Water-Resistant -
Wi-Fi Version(s): 802.11 a,b,g,n
supports Wi-Fi Direct, WPS
Wireless Charging -


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