Is that the Samsung Galaxy S III?

Is that the Samsung Galaxy S III?

We first heard rumors about Samsung’s next powerhouse device, the Galaxy SIII, back in October, and it looks like Concept Phones got their hands on a leaked render of what they think is the GSIII. Apparently it was sent to them by a Russian reader, who stated that the phone appeared on Samsung’s official page on a Russian social network known as Vkontakte. It sounds a bit sketchy, and we’re definitely not taking any of it to heart until we get some more facts.

The device itself is said to feature a quad-core Samsung Exynos 4412 1.5GHz processor, TouchWiz 5.0, ICS, a 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display with a 1280 x 720 resolution, 9mm thick body, a 12MP camera featuring both an LED flash and a Xenon flash, along with a 2 MP front facing camera for video chatting. Supposedly, the GSIII will come in 32 and 64 GB models, both with microSDXC support, a stylus like the Galaxy Note, USB 3.0 capabilities, and last but not least, 4G LTE. As if that wasn’t questionable enough, the Russian tipper also indicated that the device will dual-boot, giving users the choice of Android or Samsung’s BadaOS.

Now that we’ve gotten all the purported specs out of the way, we really have to question them. I’m all for a killer device, but something seems askew here. We’ll just take this with a grain of salt until something else pops up. Perhaps Samsung will shock us all and confirm them at CES.

So what do you think? Is this all fabricated? Drop a comment below!

Source SlashGear

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21 Comments

    • Anonymous
      December 26, 22:21 Reply

      Didn’t hear my mom say that….wait.

  1. benmarvin
    December 26, 20:23 Reply

    It’s just a fan made render, double check the source.

  2. Bob
    December 26, 20:28 Reply

    This was debunked last week that it was off a Russia Android fan site that like to mock up phones.

  3. Felipe A. Polanco
    December 26, 20:29 Reply

    looks cool, altough, 5.0″ display is too much for many people, 4.3 or 4.5 is ok

  4. Anonymous
    December 26, 21:07 Reply

    It has already been covered by another famous android news website. It is a fake.

  5. Larza
    December 27, 04:51 Reply

    What about the nice looking clock widget? Does it exist in reality?

  6. Jbee1982
    December 27, 20:49 Reply

    Its not real…there was an article about these particular renderings about a week ago warning everyone that they were fake…They are not real

  7. erni74
    December 29, 11:26 Reply

    first test picture shot with the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S3 is leaked!
    find it here: http://goo.gl/Gn5lr

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