Samsung lifts cover off official Galaxy S III accessories: impresses with Wireless Charging Kit

Samsung lifts cover off official Galaxy S III accessories: impresses with Wireless Charging Kit
The Samsung Galaxy S III has finally seen its long awaited official debut, but what’s an Android flagship without a couple of accessories to style it up for “humans” and add some extra functionality? Samsung brought a few of them at its London event today and the most impressive one is definitely the wireless charger a la Palm’s TouchStone dock.

But there’s plenty more accessories. Here’s what Samsung says will accompany the S III on store shelves:

- a flip cover, 
- battery-charging stand, 
- spare battery, 
- car dock, 
- "metallic docking stand," 
- HDMI adapter.

What caught our eye most is the Wireless Charging Kit. We know it uses resonance techology, a first for a mobile phone and while we don’t have further details, cutting the cords is an initiative we can only welcome.

Also, Samsung is pushing its AllShare wireless service for pushing music out to external devices with an AllShare Cast Dongle.

One of the best designed accessories is the S Pebble, an MP3 player that should somehow function in concert with the Galaxy S III, but again we’re scarce on details yet. Check out the pictures below to get an idea about the upcoming accessories.

source: Samsung

Images courtesy of Engadget.com

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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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6 Comments

1. poojaroy

Posts: 52; Member since: Apr 29, 2012

awesome, samsung should give these accesories in the box

2. quryous

Posts: 106; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

S III is nice enough, I guess. Still, I'll wait until they put all these features and much more into the Galaxy Note 2.

3. justme

Posts: 58; Member since: Jan 09, 2012

These pictures are more confusing than helpful.

4. Forsaken77

Posts: 553; Member since: Jun 09, 2011

These pics are stupid! They don't show anything at all. I think the flip cover is a normal case you'd see for a smartphone, just covering the back, but then has a thin, hinged door that folds across the front and latches shut to protect the whole phone.

5. nickjjay

Posts: 79; Member since: Oct 10, 2011

i'm a huge fan of the flip cover. the note has this cover and it works really well.

6. W.P._Android_in_that_Order

Posts: 208; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

I was thinking the same thing about the flip screen cover thing. I saw someone with it on theor galaxy note and it looks really cool. The battery charging station will also be a plus since its nice to have a spare battery. I was so happy when i saw that the phone have a removable battery. Good decision Samsung!

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