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Samsung Galaxy S3 4G 16GB Plans & Deals

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Features

  • 4G LTE Capable
  • Android
  • 8 megapixels
  • Touchscreen
  • Wi-Fi
  • GPS
  • 2.05GB RAM
  • Video calls
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Average Score:

86/100

"One thing Samsung does have a good reputation for is quality displays and the GS3 is a perfect example of this. The 4.8 ..."
91/100

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Samsung Galaxy S3 4G 16GB
$0 upfront
$40 Optus New My Plan Plus
  • Family Sharing - pool separate mobile plans together on one bill and share the data plus everyone gets unlimited standard national talk and text.
24
Months
Unlimited
standard national talk & text within Australia
500MB
Extra data $10 per extra 1GB
$40/mthMin. Total Cost $960
over 24 months
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All for use within Australia. Cost of 1MB included data $0.0293

 
Samsung Galaxy S3 4G 16GB
$0 upfront
$40 Optus New My Plan Business
  • Family Sharing - pool separate mobile plans together on one bill and share the data plus everyone gets unlimited standard national talk and text.
24
Months
Unlimited
standard national talk & text within Australia
500MB
Details
$40/mthMin. Total Cost $960
over 24 months
Direct purchasing link not supplied

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Optus - $40 Optus New My Plan Plus

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Optus - $40 Optus New My Plan Plus

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Optus Business - $40 Optus New My Plan Business

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500MB Data

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Optus - $40 Optus New My Plan Plus

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  • 437 web pages
  • +250 emails
  • +20 videos
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OptusExtra data:
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500MB Data

within Australia
Optus - $40 Optus New My Plan Plus

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  • 437 web pages
  • +250 emails
  • +20 videos
  • =500MB
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OptusExtra data:
No extra data options available.

 

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500MB Data

within Australia
Optus Business - $40 Optus New My Plan Business

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  • 437 web pages
  • +250 emails
  • +20 videos
  • =500MB
First 500MB is at full speed.

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Optus BusinessExtra data:
No extra data options available.

 

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Samsung Galaxy S3 4G 16GB Specs

Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Screen Resolution720 x 1280 pixels
Screen Size4.8 inch (12.2 cm)
TouchscreenYes
Camera
Resolution8 megapixels
Front Facing-
3D Resolution-
Flash TypeLED
Video Camera1080p @30fps
Music & Video
Music PlayerYes
Video PlayerYes
Video CallsYes
FM RadioYes
Audio FormatsMP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, RA
Video FormatsMPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV, RV, DivX, Xvid, VD-1
Memory
RAM2.05GB
Internal16GB
Expandable-
Physical
Form FactorSlate
Width70.6 mm
Height136.6 mm
Thickness8.6 mm
Weight133 grams
AccelerometerYes
GyroYes
Connectivity
Main Connectivity4G LTE
Maximum Data Speed42Mbps
Wi-Fi802.11 b/g/n
USB2.0
BluetoothYes
NetxG CapableYes
Telstra Blue TickNo
NetworksGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
Data NetworksLTE FDD 800, 1800 and 2600Mhz / 100Mbps, HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
Messaging
Push EmailYes
Text Messages (SMS)Yes
Picture Messages (MMS)Yes
General
GPSYes
Battery (2G Talk)Not available
Battery (Standby)Not available
App StoreGoogle Play
Processor TypeQuad-core 1.4GHz
Operating SystemAndroid
Release DateOctober 2012

Samsung Galaxy S3 4G 16GB Reviews

Average Score
(7 reviews)

86/100

Alex Angove

91/100

"One thing Samsung does have a good reputation for is quality displays and the GS3 is a perfect example of this. The 4.8 inch HD display is stunning. The impressive resolution of 720×1280 provides a level of clarity not seen on most devices with a screen this large." 91/100

WhistleOut.com
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90/100

"Playing with the Galaxy S3 4G, you quickly find that this is one fast piece of kit. From running multiple apps, performing the 4G speed tests, browsing the web, and cruising through the menus, it’s clear that Samsung has improved on an already excellent device. We don’t really need to get into the nitty gritty of what made the original Samsung Galaxy S3 so excellent, and there’s already a review pointing it out, but the improvements that have been made here result in a better product altogether." 4.5/5 Stars

gadgetguy.com.au
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V.Positive

"The S3 LTE is a quad-core phone, which means it beats the US version of the 4G S3, as that device is dual-core. Once you've stopped waving your union jack, you'll be interested to learn that the processor is clocked at a hearty 1.4GHz, so this mobile will power through even the most demanding apps and games. Other benefits from the powerful chip will include a lack of lag when you're swiping through the phone's menus."

reviews.cnet.co.uk
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V.Positive

"Most impressive is the raw speed of the device, though. Running a simple speed test on both it and a 4G version of the HTC One X demonstrated download speeds of up to 45Mbit/s and uploads of up to 21Mbit/s. That's a blistering pace, and one around nine times faster than typical 3G speeds."

expertreviews.co.uk
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Positive

"A speed test was run on the HTC One X 4G version and also the Galaxy S3 4G LTE model with impressive results as the 4G LTE phones were up to nine times quicker than usual 3G phones. Download speeds up to 45Mbps and upload speeds of 21Mbps were achieved. Of course this doesn’t take into account that nobody is yet using the 4G LTE EE network, which is bound to slow down at least a little once it’s rolled out."

phonesreview.co.uk
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Positive

"The S III we tested was also preloaded with Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean, which makes scrolling around and using the device a dream. Optus has confirmed that the device will ship with 4.1.1 Jelly Bean."

gizmodo.com.au
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75/100

"Samsung has slipped 4G into the GS3 mix, but sacrificed battery greatly in the process. This is the still same great phone we saw earlier in the year, but the shorter battery cycles will be a deal breaker for many." 7.5/10

cnet.com.au
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