Samsung GT-i9300 likely not the Galaxy S III, might launch in May

Samsung GT-i9300 likely not the Galaxy S III, might launch in May
Remember that mysterious Samsung GT-i9300 smartphone, photos of which were sent to us not long ago? Rumor has it that the said model number has been reserved for the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S III, but the device in the images looked nothing like a flagship smartphone. And that is because it likely is not, as the rumor mill now suggests.

It is speculated that the Samsung GT-i9300 will actually launch as the Samsung Galaxy M (Not to be confused with the Samsung Galaxy M Pro). And considering the company's current smartphone naming scheme, we might be actually dealing with a mid-range device here, not a flagship smartphone. Furthermore, the same sources claim that the Samsung Galaxy M is scheduled for a mid-May launch.

But as the case is with any rumor, especially the ones with no evidence to back them up, we would recommend taking all this with a dose of disbelief. On the other hand, if the rumor is on the right track, an official announcement of the said Galaxy M smartphone, or whatever the GT-i9300 ends up being called, might come sooner than later.

source: GSMArena

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Galaxy S III
  • 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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7 Comments

1. wendygarett unregistered

You mean no Galaxy S3 this year?? :"(

6. kshell1

Posts: 1143; Member since: Oct 05, 2011

no just that this isn't it, all thats releasing now is rumors

2. ScottSchneider

Posts: 336; Member since: Dec 06, 2011

You guys @ PA... This News came out in GSMA Yesterday and you ppl post it today... I know you guys can do well... Keep up the time guys... Just a Request...

3. Smart

Posts: 76; Member since: Aug 20, 2011

No offence to you ScottSchneider but there are plenty of other news and information that PA uploads a lot faster than GSMA or any other site for that matter........ Take any new event for example......whenever a new product gets announced check how GSMA handles it and what happens here at PA

4. sheepygalaxy

Posts: 68; Member since: Mar 10, 2012

Sammy will release the galaxy s3 this year no matter what as they don't want apple stealing all the lime light with iPhone 5.

5. jan25

Posts: 470; Member since: Feb 26, 2012

@Wendy where the hell did you read that there will be no S3 this year? on topic, how many Samsung mid-rangers do we have? this is getting ridiculous, I seriously doubt Samsung will support all of those devices.

7. Dutch1

Posts: 19; Member since: Mar 23, 2012

WHO CARES ABOUT GALAXY M...WE WANT THE NEWS ON GS III! A TRUE PIC...SOMETHING! No one will waste their time with such an inferior device.

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