Samsung Galaxy Ace 3

Announced:
Jun 10, 2013
Market status:
Released

PhoneArena Rating:

7.0
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  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM*

Display

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Display size:

4.0 inches

Resolution:

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density:

233 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

59.91 %

Features:

Proximity sensor

Camera

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Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Front:

0.3 megapixels VGA

Design

Dimensions:

4.77 x 2.47 x 0.39 inches (121.2 x 62.7 x 10 mm)

Weight:

4.22 oz (120 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Colors:

Black

Hardware & Performance

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System chip:

Broadcom BCM21664

Processor:

Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU:

Broadcom VideoCore IV

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

8 GB

Maximum User Storage:

5 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 64 GB

OS:

Android (4.2.2)

Battery

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Capacity:

1800 mAh

Talk time (3G):

8.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

15.4 days (370 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 18, 8, 3, 7

UMTS:

850, 900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

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Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Dec 14, 2013

FCC ID value:

A3LGTS7275 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.72 W/kg

Body:

0.73 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

0.83 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.73 W/kg

EU SAR:

Head:

0.47 W/kg

This device is also known as Samsung GT-S7275, Samsung S7272, Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 GT-S7270

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 S7272

Dual SIM, HSPA only

Differences from the main variant:

Rear:

Single camera

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD)

Dimensions:

4.77 x 2.47 x 0.39 inches (121.2 x 62.7 x 9.8 mm)

Weight:

4.06 oz (115 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Processor:

Dual-core, 1000 MHz

Internal storage:

4 GB

Maximum User Storage:

1.77 GB

Capacity:

1500 mAh

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Dec 01, 2013

FCC ID value:

A3LGTS7272 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.40 W/kg

Body:

0.34 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

0.67 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.54 W/kg

Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 GT-S7270

3G Only

Differences from the main variant:

Weight:

4.06 oz (115 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 21, 2013

FCC ID value:

A3LGTS7270L link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.69 W/kg

Body:

0.96 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.02 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.96 W/kg

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.39 inches)
  • Does not support automatic screen brightness
  • Too little RAM
  • Low pixel density screen (233 ppi)

Description

The Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 fits into the mid-range category - a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, 4" 480x800 pixels display, 5 MP camera with LED flash on the back, plus a VGA camera up front, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal memory plus a microSD slot. The good news is the latest Android 4.2 Jelly Bean with Samsung’s own TouchWiz interface and apps suite on top.

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