Extended Battery Kit for the Samsung Galaxy S III to launch in Germany on January 5th
posted by Alan F. / Dec 29, 2012, 12:23 AM
Samsung Galaxy S III extended battery, which will be available from a third party starting January 5th. The Samsung Extended Battery Kit weighs in at €39.90 ($52.76 USD) through Amazon Germany, which is cheaper than the price of the kit from Mobile Fun. The Extended Battery Kit includes the 3000mAh cell and a slightly larger back cover that accommodates the larger dimensions of the replacement cell. The kit is available in blue or white to match the colors that the phone was originally launched in.
So how much thicker will your Samsung Galaxy S III be after you install the extended cell? Check out the video below. At around the 1:05 mark you will see the extended battery and the battery cover. The size difference is not that bad, as you can see. The video, which is in Slovak, also shows the size difference between a 4500mAh cell and the 3000mAh one that comes with the Extended Battery Kit.
With appearances in the U.K. and now in Germany, it looks like the extended battery for the Samsung Galaxy S III is slowly making its way around Europe before possibly ending up in the U.S.
source: AmazonGermany (translated), AllAboutSamsung (translated), Fony.sk (translated) via AndroidCentral
- Display 4.8" 720 x 1280 pixels
- Camera 8 MP / 1.9 MP front
- Processor Samsung Exynos 4 Quad, Quad-core, 1400 MHz
- Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
- Battery 2100 mAh(11.60h 3G talk time)
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better than best....
posted on Dec 29, 2012, 12:26 AM 0
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Not going to save your S3 from dying. 140+ pages in XDA forums. Have fun with your low quality phone. http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?
posted on Dec 29, 2012, 1:52 PM 0
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bigger battery to prolong your horrible experience with samsung phones.
posted on Dec 29, 2012, 1:24 AM 5
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Maybe you should change your username to iStahl? Just wondering...
posted on Dec 29, 2012, 11:42 AM 3
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i speak both russian and german... that sounded like a mix of the two...what language is that?
posted on Dec 29, 2012, 3:08 AM 0
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not exactly related but a nice perk for any s3 owners https://www.facebook.com/Samsu
posted on Dec 29, 2012, 9:31 AM 0
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Or Just get a Motorola Razr Max HD and you won't need this and will still have a great phone......better build than a Sammy too
posted on Dec 29, 2012, 2:35 PM 0
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