It came. We saw. Now it is conquering. The Samsung GALAXY S III is undeniably one of the most awaited and sought after smartphones globally. It is the best in class smartphone that is effortlessly smart and intuitively simple. It is a solid synergy of innovative features, game changing technology and nature-inspired design. It was unveiled across the region recently and in case you’ve been living under a rock, we are giving you the top ten reasons why you need to get your mitts on the Samsung GALAXY S III now!
1. 4.8 inch HD Super AMOLED display
The Samsung GALAXY S III is fitted with an expansive 4.8 inch HD Super AMOLED display that allows users to comfortably view content like never before. The screen size ensures maximum usability without compromising on portability. The large screen size enables users to watch high quality content while on the move; the HD Super AMOLED display brings pictures to life by delivering sharper and more vivid colors with an excellent picture quality.
2. Burst Shot
The device features an 8MP back camera and a 1.9MP front camera with many intelligent features. One of them is the Burst Shot feature that allows users to instantly capture twenty continuous shots with zero-lag shutter speed. This feature comes in very handy when trying to capture sharp movements in images.
3. Smart Stay
Remember that annoying moment when you are reading a book or an article on your smartphone and the screen switches off? With the Samsung GALAXY S III, you should be able to continue your reading comfortably as it includes the innovative Smart Stay feature. This feature uses the phone’s front camera to track your eyes to understand if your eyes are on the screen or not. If you are looking at your screen, it will continue lighting the screen and if you are looking away, it will automatically dim it.
The S-Beam is an intuitive feature that makes sharing content so much easier! The GALAXY S III allows users to easily share images, videos and other documents by simply tapping another GALAXY S III device without using WiFi or cellular signal. The phone uses Near Field Communication (NFC) for pairing the devices and WiFi Direct technology to transfer the files.
5. Pop-up play
You are watching a video and the boss texts you for an update on a report. Under normal circumstances, you would have to turn off your video, respond to the text and then return to your video. However, with the Pop-up play feature on the GALAXY S III, you could easily continue watching your video while typing your message; multi-tasking at its best! The Pop-Up Play gives you the option of placing a small video window anywhere on the smartphone screen while running another application simultaneously.
6. Direct Call
Another really cool feature that is available on the GALAXY S III is Direct Call. Say you receive a text and while responding to the text you decide that you would rather call and speak to the person. Simply lift the phone to your ear and it will call the person you were texting. The Direct Call feature uses a gesture recognition technology that enables the phone to understand your intention and respond accordingly.
7. Nature-inspired design
The Samsung GALAXY S III is truly inspired by nature in terms of its design, user interface and its many human-centric features. Its design concept is the flow and movement of nature and its comfortable grip, gentle curves and organic form deliver a rich human-centric feel. The design is centered on simplicity of use, with features that respond intuitively and naturally to human use and interaction. It balances ergonomics with intuitive use so that the device really becomes an extension of the user.
8. Buddy Photo Share
The Buddy Photo Share is yet another feature that enables easy and instant sharing on the Samsung GALAXY S III. Once the device understands what your friends look like, this intuitive feature can recognize your friends in any image and then allows you to share the image with them through email, text message or a social network by simply tapping on their face.
9. S Voice
The S Voice feature provides and advanced natural language user interface. When your phone alarm goes off but you need a little extra rest, just tell the GALAXY S III “snooze”, or if your hands are full but you want to answer the phone just say “accept call” and begin talking. Nifty!
10. Powerful Performance
The GALAXY S III packs a powerful 1.4 GHz Quad Core processor that enables seamless multitasking with a super-fast performance. It significantly enhances the overall smartphone experience of the phone by launching apps quicker, cutting boot times and providing much faster browsing speeds.
The Samsung GALAXY S III is currently available in leading retail stores across the UAE for AED 2,499. To learn more about the device, visit www.samsungmobilepress.com.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2011 consolidated sales of US$143.1 billion. Employing approximately 206,000 people in 197 offices across 72 countries, the company operates two separate organizations to coordinate its nine independent business units: Digital Media & Communications, comprising Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, and Digital Imaging; and Device Solutions, consisting of Memory, System LSI and LED. Recognized for its industry-leading performance across a range of economic, environmental and social criteria, Samsung Electronics was named the world’s most sustainable technology company in the 2011 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com.