Samsung have gone ahead from their toughest rivals, Apple, by launching its Galaxy S III smartphone in Australia today at Sydney's Capitol Theatre.
|Samsung Galaxy S III launch in Australia ahead of Apple's iPhone 5|
Apple, the American smartphone manufacturer, has shown its intentions to introduce next generation iPhone 5 in the last quarter of 2012.
Galaxy S III with the latest Android operating system, "Ice Cream Sandwich" has been launched today morning in the presence of an orchestra and a number of celebrities. All new Samsung Galaxy SIII sports a 4.8-inch HD Super AMOLED and dual cameras.
The Samsung Galaxy S III features a 1.4GHz quad-core processor, Google Android Ice Cream Sandwich, an 8-megapixel camera (on backside while 1.9 MP camera on front) with a HD Super AMOLED display at 4.8 inches, 1GB of RAM, near-field communication (NFC) and up to 64GB of storage, with only 16GB offered to Australian customers today. The phone comes in a choice of marble white or pebble blue.
Samsung hailed Galaxy SIII for its face recognition and eye tracking features that make it better than other rival products presently available in the market. Samsung is only launching the 3G version of the phone in Australia at this stage.
The 16GB version of the Galaxy S III is available for smartphone lover for $899, according to Samsung, and is also available on a number of plans being offered by telcos Telstra, Optus, Vodafone and Virgin Mobile.
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