Samsung Galaxy Ace III clears Bluetooth SIG certification

Samsung Galaxy Ace III clears Bluetooth SIG certification
The Samsung Galaxy Ace III has already leaked out a couple of times and now it has cleared Bluetooth SIG certification, passing one more step on its way to store shelves. The Galaxy Ace III is listed as Samsung model number GT-S7272. The ‘2’ in the end usually indicates a dual-SIM device in Samsung’s numbering model.

There are no further specifications listed, but from what we have seen previously, we already know the third-generation Ace will be decidedly mid-range.

Here are its spec highlights as per earlier leaks and rumors:

  • 1.0 GHz dual-core processor
  • Cortex A9 architecture
  • 800 x 480 pixels

Let’s keep in mind that the Ace III has not yet officially been announced by Samsung. That should happen fairly soon, though. The handset is allegedly coming to stores between May 27th and June 9th, just around the same time when we expect to see the Galaxy S4 mini.

source: Bluetooth SIG via Mobileaks (translated)

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13 Comments

1. tech2

Posts: 3487; Member since: Oct 26, 2012

Nice to see that they are including dual core processors even in budget phones.

2. dickwyn

Posts: 621; Member since: May 07, 2012

is there even single core phones being released this year ?

3. GTR722

Posts: 270; Member since: Oct 20, 2012

Same specs as the GAII....Samsung is out of ideas.

7. jackhammer91

Posts: 21; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

cortex a9 bitch!

4. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

I'm not an Android ater but I had the SG Ace 1 and it was a pure deep low quality cellphone (extremely bad camera, slow slow slow, almost no functionnality). Remember you all that for the price of a new SG Ace you can have a 10 times better Galaxy S2 for example or an iPhone 4, or a Good Nokia Symbian N8, 701, etc (very complete with good camera, FM transmitter, etc for the price of a entry level Galaxy Ace) witch will be far better than those low end Android.

10. TylerGrunter

Posts: 1544; Member since: Feb 16, 2012

I agree that the SG Ace was terrible, but the Ace plus was not that bad and the Ace II was one of the best phones you could get for the price. I expect the Ace 3 to cost less than the S2, at least after two months in the market. At the very end the Ace are entry level phones.

5. Samsomesh

Posts: 195; Member since: Jun 11, 2012

I hope they price it correctly...

6. shreehari

Posts: 45; Member since: Mar 10, 2013

in india we get dual core processors at around 8000 and 10000 rupees (1dollar=around 55 rupees)

8. jonartpop

Posts: 199; Member since: Oct 25, 2012

If it's 4" there's no way it would cost under $300 probably $349. It's a pretty good phone though, my friend has the Ace 2 and it works pretty good even better with Jelly Bean 4.1.2.

11. TylerGrunter

Posts: 1544; Member since: Feb 16, 2012

The Ace 2 was under $300 so I would expect this time it will be $300 at start but go under $250 after 2 months in the market. I recommended the Ace 2 a couple of times and it´s quite a nice entry phone.

9. jibraihimi

Posts: 816; Member since: Nov 29, 2011

So what's new in Ace3, specs sound similar to Ace2.......

12. ncarlosmiguel

Posts: 206; Member since: May 14, 2013

Ace Plus. My first Android experience. It was good until my s3.

13. Daftama

Posts: 641; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

You just killed the Galaxy. ..can you keep it exclusive to s series leave note as is to many galaxy

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