Samsung Galaxy S III to be offered in black

Samsung Galaxy S III to be offered in black
Recent rumors that the Samsung Galaxy S III would be available in black had turned out to be based on nothing more than photographs shown on Sammy's Facebook page that had apparently revealed a black variant of the sizzling hot Android handset. A closer look at the photos appeared to show a pebble blue model of the device that only looked black because of the lighting. 

Last month, a Samsung official did hint that the company was working on adding more color options to the phone that has already sold in excess of 10 million units.

Now, there is evidence that a black model of the Samsung Galaxy S III will be offered and this evidence can't be so easily shrugged off. A screenshot of the inventory page for U.K. retailer Carphone Warehouse shows a black color option listed for the Samsung Galaxy S III. Before the Samsung Galaxy S III was a gleam in the Korean manufacturer's eye, a similar leak from Carphone Warehouse showed the unit available in black and pink in addition to the blue, white and red colors that the handset does come in. The red color is exclusive to AT&T customers.

via: AndroidPolice and Androinica

*Update*  UK retailer MobileFun contacted us to let us know that it is expecting the black Galaxy S III in 4 to 6 weeks, at the same price as the other color versions. 

source: MobileFun
 

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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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33 Comments

4. poojaroy

Posts: 52; Member since: Apr 29, 2012

i hve the blue s3 n its amazing...how black will look hmmm hot lets see

14. JC557

Posts: 1925; Member since: Dec 07, 2011

Maybe black with deep red accents for and black with electric blue. That would definitely be a great color scheme for me and piano black for people who want it to go with their suits in a corporate environment.

20. caseball2051

Posts: 31; Member since: Feb 09, 2012

I just wanna know what software itll have.

26. HTCFreak

Posts: 156; Member since: Jul 17, 2010

I don't care! I'm getting one as soon as I can! :D

6. matrix_neo

Posts: 334; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

Black is so common now, I'd rather choose pebble blue, newest addition of colours for a smartphone. Let's wait what dress is galaxy note 2 wearing in it's nearing launch.

8. biglou508

Posts: 11; Member since: May 17, 2012

i would love a piano black

9. tedkord

Posts: 17456; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Black? That's a lawsuit.

10. bubbadoes

Posts: 1225; Member since: May 03, 2012

Black should have been in the first round of colors...I don't know what they were thinking with Pebble Blue, Red and White...although the white one looks good..Black and White should have been the first colors and then follow on colors of blue and red

29. zhypher_23

Posts: 195; Member since: Jun 04, 2012

They followed the theme of their Logo, the Samsung Logo is White-Letters Outer Circle-Blue

11. Jphones

Posts: 259; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

How do you have to work on color variants? ITS A COLOR not changing hardware or design just the color come on. If they're skeptical about a certain colors sales rate release and small amount and see what the interest is.

13. Non_Sequitur

Posts: 1111; Member since: Mar 16, 2012

Ohhh yeah. That'd be awesome. :3

16. Ravail

Posts: 182; Member since: Oct 14, 2011

About time, was waiting for GS3 in black :D

17. DWillyEfect

Posts: 52; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

Like this better than the blue one for sure.

31. jp26sx

Posts: 14; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

I have the pebble blue and it is very sharp looking in person, although black goes with everything!

18. loken

Posts: 462; Member since: May 09, 2012

how will it be named... crow black?? because its inspired by nature..

19. AppleRoyally

Posts: 7; Member since: Aug 12, 2012

Black looks better than blue or white®

21. fenixsama

Posts: 32; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

hurry up, pink. don't be so late like galaxy note.

27. loken

Posts: 462; Member since: May 09, 2012

flamingo pink ;)

22. shnibz

Posts: 514; Member since: Sep 18, 2011

Ugly (but great) phone in any color. if Samsung was on par with Motorola in the looks/build department....no one could touch them.

23. droidnator

Posts: 93; Member since: Mar 10, 2011

OK now, SGSIII in black looks really nice! It's for the first time I look upon the design of the phone and I like what I'm seeing!

25. unostar

Posts: 2; Member since: Aug 13, 2012

it is not black Galaxy S3 it is Galaxy S2, look at the code "GLXYS2" This brownish black looks great!

32. Packstrap

Posts: 6; Member since: Aug 14, 2012

I like the Samsung Galaxy S III white more because of better elegant form factor. Especially when you look at it from all sides you can easily see the perfection. In this video you can see it from all sides:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aaCg900NV2U Come and bear with me, I like it more when its white version.

33. Packstrap

Posts: 6; Member since: Aug 14, 2012

Is the black one already out in the market today?

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