The Samsung Galaxy S3 was officially launched at an event in Sandton tonight (7 June 2012).
Vodacom offered the device on promotional contracts that included a flip cover and a R100 voucher for Samsung’s Video Hub.
MTN announced that it was offering the device on an AnyTime 200 contract for R399 per month.
New deal sheets for Vodacom’s contract offerings recently emerged showing slightly increased prices over the deals available at Vodacom World:
|Samsung Galaxy S3 postpaid deals|
|Vodacom price plan||Monthly price||Extras|
|Contract price plans|
|Everyday Off-peak 120||R319|
|Business Call s||R379||250MBx24|
The technical specifications of the Samsung Galaxy S3 are summarised in the below table:
|Samsung Galaxy S3 specifications|
|Display||4.8″ 720p (720×1280) AMOLED|
|Storage, expandable||microSDXC (64GB)|
|Processor||1.4GHz Exynos 4212 quad|
|Cellular data||21Mbps HSPA+|
|SIM type||Micro SIM|
Craige Fleischer, mobile business leader for Samsung SA, said that he was able to confirm that the Samsung Galaxy S3 is available “nationally, across [Samsung’s] footprint.”
The Samsung Galaxy S2 would stay in the market, Fleishcer said.