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Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III review: S to the third

Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III review: S to the third - read the full textToday is no ordinary day for the GSMArena test track, which is about to see the Bugatti Veyron of smartphones do the rounds in an attempt to beat the lap record of its predecessor. Samsung have spared no effort to protect the Galaxy S III against any odds.

 

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  • 2014-01-08 14:17
  • U@{s

Showng intrnt stoppd while downloadng....can u help me plzzzz....

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  • 2013-11-28 15:50
  • U$4N

i think dat its not soo bad......bt also not soo gd....

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  • 2013-11-25 17:01
  • U$4N

yes all have the same problem

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  • 2013-08-29 05:08
  • rJHR

You can't...

that is one of this phone's worst faults.
You have to root, then install a programme like "Directory Bind"and then - by hand - write the path for your extSD.

Anyway, you'll probably lose warranty rights (which is unfair and stupid) and you won't be able to install Jelly Bean 4.2.x as it WILL NOT work!

This is terrible from samsung and people should start boycotting these fascist corporations.

Apple, Samsung; Sony, they've all lied and deceived theirr customers.
Apple won't even assume that in Europe warranty implies TWO years of customer free service...
And Europeans keep buyng apple products...

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  • 2013-07-04 18:27
  • nqFT

Me and my wife has same phone samsung galaxy 3s and she can alway access my cel even though i didn't share my password... Is there anyone outhere who can help me why??? Thanks

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  • 2013-06-09 16:24
  • Yb@N

guys i bought a sgs3 i9300 just be4 2days...plz tell me if u should have gone 4 xperia sp or sg grand or lumia 820....i bought this bcoz of its amazing super amoled screen and for great browsing xperience....plz tel me ur ideas.......

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  • 2013-05-20 17:31
  • ut%D

Nice phone.impreesive specs with a good design.that is what s3 is all about.but I personally think grand is better due to cost factor.grand is equally good and clarity also good.in india we have no apps running 4 cores so grand will be pretty enough

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  • 2013-05-06 20:25
  • uumb

S3 softer copi s to

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  • 2013-04-25 05:10
  • tZj9

plz any one help my sgs 3 i9300 i m using this phone last 3 weak I m facing the one problem always when I m start browsing one hour my phone automatickly off then on plz help me what is problem my samsung galaxy S3

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  • 2013-03-03 20:30
  • n2Ks

nice, s voice function & great design that is why s3 is the best smartphone

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  • 2013-02-27 10:34
  • wdSH

Really liked the S3, but waiting for the S4 because it'll be far superior.

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  • 2013-02-26 22:33
  • SgvH

This Phones Specs Is Amazing!

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  • 2013-01-13 05:41
  • 3sE3

the GSM version must have a different display than the Sprint, because sunlight visibility is the worst I have seen in any phone. I will probably return it for that reason. But, I do live in Florida where even in the winter, the sun is stronger than many other places in full summer.

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  • 2012-12-03 06:42
  • Y6a5

Most of the apps which work flawlessly on the iphone end up hanging on the S3. Infact Chrome works better on iPhone. Only app that works better on S3 than on iPhone is Truecaller. S3 Maps are awesome but Navigation hangs. Memory card keeps giving errors. Also the plastic body of S3 scares you. All said, wish iPhone had the led indicators like S3 / Blackberry to indicate missed calls, msgs, etc.

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  • 2012-11-19 13:24
  • ut7L

ok S3 now or wait for xperia V?

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  • 2012-11-15 09:59
  • uFvu

> In reply to shakeelskyplanner @ 2012-09-04 21:49 from u1tq - click to readGo for Samsung galaxy S3 ... its the best phone around. Almost everything you need for a cp is already incorporated here. . .

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  • 2012-11-09 17:50
  • thH$

List of iPhone 5 drawbacks:
Aluminum body looks cool but is easy to scratch
Proprietary connector, incompatible with previous-gen accessories (needs adapter)
The new display is not proportionally bigger, but only taller
Unadapted apps run letterboxed due to the unusual resolution
nano-SIM support only
Apple Maps app not up to scratch
No USB Mass Storage mode
No FM radio
No stereo speakers
No microSD card slot
No NFC connectivity (though that may be nitpicking)
Stuck with iTunes for loading content
Mono audio recording in videos

List of Galaxy S3 drawbacks:
All-plastic body of dubious aesthetics
No dedicated camera key
microSIM slot
S Voice is hardly as functional as ads might make you believe

Yeah, I can see why there are so many Apple fanboys.

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  • 2012-10-05 12:11
  • iIR0

Kevlar at the back I hope

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  • 2012-09-21 23:57
  • Lb4H

SGS3 never hangs.

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  • 2012-09-18 14:46
  • fxHY

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