Samsung Galaxy S III MetroPCS

Posted:
Aug 1, 2012
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Oct 22, 2012
  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

Display size:

4.8 inches

Resolution:

720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density:

306 ppi

Technology:

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

65.23 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

8 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.6; Sensor size: 1/3"

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front:

1.9 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

5.39 x 2.80 x 0.34 inches (137 x 71 x 8.6 mm )

Weight:

4.70 oz (133 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic

Colors:

Blue, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960A

Processor:

Dual-core, 1500 MHz, Krait

GPU:

Adreno 225

RAM:

2 GB

Internal storage:

16 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 64 GB

OS:

Android (4.0.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity:

2100 mAh

Talk time:

15.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)

Stand-by time:

8.3 days (200 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 4

CDMA:

800, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Data:

LTE

SIM type:

Micro SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

USB OTG, USB charging, Video out

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

GPS, Glonass

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Notifications:

Notification light (Multiple color), Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Hearing aid compatibility:

M4, T3

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, MHL

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 21, 2012

FCC ID value:

A3LSCHR530M link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.44 W/kg

Body:

0.71 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.53 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.81 W/kg

This device is also known as Samsung SCH-R530M

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Too little RAM
  • Low pixel density screen (306 ppi)

Description

This is rumored to be MetroPCS's Samsung Galaxy S III version with LTE radios suitable for the carrier. Other features are expected to be the same as the other carrier versions.

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