Today's edition of alleged Samsung Galaxy S3 photos brings feelings of deja vu

Today's edition of alleged Samsung Galaxy S3 photos brings feelings of deja vu
The week has barely started, and a new crop of alleged Samsung Galaxy S3 photos is making the rounds. The pictures jibe with the concoction sent to us last week in terms of the Nexus-y front of the device, and with the textured battery cover renders from way back last year, so for all intents and purposes these seem like 'shopped image editing exercises, which we've seen being bandied around before.

One more reason to believe the latter is that Galaxy S III on the back is written with Roman, instead of Arabic numerals, whereas the internal labeling of the Samsung GT-I9300 test mule leaked from Vietnam not long ago clearly refers to the phone as "Galaxy S3", as do the keywords for the Samsung Unpacked app in the Play Store.

Anyway, we are summoning the patience to wait two more days until the grand unveiling in London, where we will be live handling the real deal in flesh and blood.

source: KYM & GSMArena


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Galaxy S III
  • Display 4.8 inches
    1280 x 720 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP (Single camera)
    1.9 MP front
  • Hardware Samsung Exynos 4 Quad, 1GB RAM
  • Storage 32GB, microSDXC
  • Battery 2100 mAh
  • OS Android 4.3
    Samsung TouchWiz UI

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50 Comments

49. kylehudsons

Posts: 53; Member since: Apr 04, 2012

looks like a big ass n97... no offence

48. steenko

Posts: 9; Member since: Apr 27, 2012

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45. prithvinl

Posts: 1; Member since: Jun 17, 2011

looks like a typical htc phone to me

44. plgladio

Posts: 314; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

I like this design, would be more happy if no physical buttons. Waiting for the battery capacity. If its huge then will decide... I prefer a good battery like Droid Maxxx.

50. Chronos

Posts: 258; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

We would all prefer a great battery like the one in the MAXX.

41. joey18

Posts: 698; Member since: Jul 20, 2010

Same stile nexus so maybe my phone

38. poojaroy

Posts: 52; Member since: Apr 29, 2012

the design looks retarted and 100% fake so ppl dnt worry u will see an awesome s3 on may 3

39. Chronos

Posts: 258; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

You spelled retarded incorrectly. It's very disrespectful to have used that word as an insult towards the design of a smartphone.

37. dcgore

Posts: 234; Member since: Feb 24, 2012

I don't like it at all. I much rather have something looking more like the International SII.

36. GoBears

Posts: 456; Member since: Apr 27, 2012

To each their own I guess... Personally I love it but then again I love my Nexus design too. Man, I hope it comes to Verizon.

35. rawbow

Posts: 428; Member since: Mar 30, 2012

This is an ok design..but if this is the case...OneX it is

34. xtremesv

Posts: 299; Member since: Oct 21, 2011

If this happened to be the real Galaxy S3, I'd be really disappointed. That design is nothing out of the ordinary for the hype and Samsung bragging against Apple.

33. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

I like it, looks good

30. Chronos

Posts: 258; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

Besides the physical buttons, I like the overall design of the rendered photo.

28. ananya22

Posts: 93; Member since: Apr 23, 2012

fake fake fake

27. ch.hassan

Posts: 5; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

if this is the s3 then s2 is so better and it is beautiful i also think this is fake imege

26. ch.hassan

Posts: 5; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

I dont like this shape

25. phljcnth

Posts: 567; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

I personally like its front look. But I'm expecting the back cover to be ceramic instead of textured plastic. I'm really excited for the unveiling on May 3!

24. Xquisite

Posts: 87; Member since: Apr 23, 2012

Everything looks good to me except the hardware button.

23. x7black7x

Posts: 118; Member since: Feb 19, 2012

the best design was that which was shown in a video by samsung at ces great design it was loved it

22. jeroome86

Posts: 2314; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

Htc one x all the way. But we shall see soon enough.

20. Sleepy

Posts: 13; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

MAY 3 FASTER

17. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

oh please, no hardware buttons!!!!

13. gowtham.n.mail

Posts: 11; Member since: Mar 11, 2012

Its a fake image ...

12. paulislegend

Posts: 42; Member since: Mar 15, 2012

For f**ks sake, NO!!!!!! I will be highly disappointed if this is the look of the new phone. Throwing awesome s**t under the hood doesn't make it a great phone.

11. rg987

Posts: 130; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

but seeing frontside, it seems that S3 is gonna b ditto like that

14. PackMan

Posts: 277; Member since: Mar 09, 2012

The front side is also of galaxy nexus, just with blurred edges and buttons slapped on it.

10. PackMan

Posts: 277; Member since: Mar 09, 2012

43. IHatePhones

Posts: 99; Member since: Aug 12, 2009

9. rg987

Posts: 130; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

back side photo is totally fake........ceramic casing is not visible......and it shud b visible from backside too bcoz S3 is rumored to be very slim

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