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Samsung announces a beefed up Galaxy S III for Japan

11 October, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Samsung announces a beefed up Galaxy S III for Japan - read the full textToday NTT DoCoMo announced the upcoming availability of a few smartphones including Samsung’s Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II. You’ve probably heard all there is to know about those two, but NTT DoCoMo’s version of the Galaxy S III, called Alpha, will be slightly different. Its chipset is pretty...


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I have it, awsm smart phone.

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  • 2013-07-19 00:46
  • K2Fc

why does japan get all the good stuff...

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  • 2012-10-17 13:03
  • t7Kj

Well, we can't do anything about the 2GB but we can root the phone to get to those new clock speeds. They probably use the same exynos-chipset but beef it up. So it's still not a total loss. I have mine for two days and I don't think this phone will feel slow fast.

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  • 2012-10-15 00:45
  • mTn7

Samsung do you realise how many flagship s3 users are upset with this move? Making an updated version within a few months which outperforms your own flagship phone isnt a nice thing to do for your loyal customers. I think you just might have to learn the hard way cause at least for me personally no more preordering and rushing to buy anymore of your phones..
Not so kind regards, from a former loyal customer.

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  • 2012-10-13 03:25
  • dW5M

Want those specs and colors for America, please!

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  • 2012-10-13 01:43
  • jqfd

is that specs, specially for japan release..?

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  • 2012-10-12 14:14
  • IkPc

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-12 11:42 from YPb1 - click to readmy comment on new handset samsungs111.looking good.and its feature wonderfull


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  • 2012-10-12 13:55
  • tUdx

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-12 08:41 from Mfxs - click to readStill metal-ish cover "looks" and may "feel" better. Poly-carbonate, when other brands(Nokia HTC) use it, it's not plastic, but when Samsung uses it...

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  • 2012-10-12 11:42
  • YPb1

Why use metal as material for phone? Plastic sometime stronger than metal and much lighter than it.

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  • 2012-10-12 11:41
  • ubd0

> In reply to Denzo @ 2012-10-12 08:16 from sy95 - click to readIts not metal mate its still plastic.
Titanium Grey is reffering to the color not the material of construction....

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  • 2012-10-12 08:41
  • Mfxs

> In reply to Denzo @ 2012-10-12 08:16 from sy95 - click to readDenzo, its still not metal, its a metallic brushed look/print on a plastic body. Its the same as what they've done on the blue SGS3.

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  • 2012-10-12 08:39
  • sGVL

Finally they used metal.. premium phone finally not a piece of shit plastic like other versions..

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  • 2012-10-12 08:16
  • sy95

Not for poor but highly rumore

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  • 2012-10-12 07:34
  • uNVC

That skin... Ugh, and i thought Nature UX was already ugly in the first place

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  • 2012-10-12 04:33
  • wraM

why like that? very confusing leh

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  • 2012-10-12 03:16
  • IaHY

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-11 17:30 from vaNH - click to readSo Japan is in Europe or North America I mean Africa.

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  • 2012-10-12 02:31
  • Xp2L

The Australian 4G version of the SIII has 2GB of RAM and quad core. Not overclocked though.

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  • 2012-10-12 02:28
  • vuJX

> In reply to Maskakos @ 2012-10-11 17:01 from JxKH - click to readOf Course, its a flagship phone it should be the best...besides 2GB Ram is way to is moving fast...i hate to see less than 120mb free....!!

You think if two versions where to be sold you could have opted for 1GB instead of 2GB because 1GB suits your need??!!!

And stop calling other Stupid!! I have a right to say what i want to say.

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  • 2012-10-12 02:12
  • f0JC

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