MetroPCS Samsung Galaxy S III available from October 22
Many times leaked and late last month officially announced, MetroPCS Samsung Galaxy S III finally has the launch date. Today, MetroPCS announced that Samsung Galaxy S III would be available this weekend at select stores while from October 22, the Samsung’s best Android handset yet will be available at MetroPCS stores and its website for $499 plus tax.
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Samsung Galaxy S III is quite powerful, fast and smooth running Android smartphone that comes with enhanced dual-core 1.5GHz processor, 2GB of RAM memory and a 4.8-inch (720×1280) HD Super AMOLED scratch resistant screen. It also has improved 8-megapixel camera with the Burst/Best shot feature that takes 20 quick shots and chooses only the best one, 1.9-megapixel front camera for making video calls, video capture at a maximum resolution of 1920×1080 and 2,100mAh battery.
With Galaxy S III, sharing is easy. Samsung Galaxy S III users are able to share pictures between themselves from up to 200 feet away through Share Shot feature. Also, AllShare Play feature allows sharing various content seamlessly across their connected devices including TVs.
With S Beam, users can share content as images, videos and music tracks by simply holding the back of the one Galaxy S III against the back of another one. Sending the files between two phones this way is possible thanks to near field communication (NFC) and Wi-Fi Direct.
Besides sharing content, MetroPCS Samsung Galaxy S III users can also share the carrier’s 4G LTE data amongst multiple Wi-Fi-enabled devices through its LTE mobile hotspot feature for an additional monthly fee.
Samsung Galaxy S III can be pared with any MetroPCS 4G LTE plan ranging from $30 to $70 per month. Also, two promotional plans are available with this phone. A $30 LTE monthly promo plan offers unlimited nationwide talk, unlimited text messaging and unlimited data with the first 250MB at full 4G LTE speeds after which the speeds are reduced to 3G and $55 monthly plan with unlimited talk, text and 4G LTE data.