We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message

Samsung Galaxy S3 video review


Read our full Samsung Galaxy S3 review. The Galaxy S3 is an excellent smartphone. As we show in this Galaxy S3 video it offers a good design and build quality, despite some small niggles. Samsung has put together an impressive set of hardware resulting in silky smooth performance and extensive software features. Video shot and edited by Dominik Tomaszewski.

The Galaxy S3 handset is available in pebble blue and marble white, and we filmed a white S3. The former has a nice brushed finish while the latter a glossy sheen. Both look nice but we prefer the blue option. Despite the overwhelming use of plastic, the Galaxy S3 feels well made. The Galaxy S3 is a pretty big smartphone, with a 4.8-inch Super AMOLED screen which has an HD resolution of 720 x 1280.

Samsung Galaxy S3 video review

As we show in this exclusive video of the Samsung Galaxy S3, the Super AMOLED technology means colours are bright and punchy while blacks are very black. The Galaxy S3 screen is stunning and comparable in quality to the one found on the HTC One X. It has a high pixel density of 306ppi where individual pixels are not distinguishable offering astonishing levels of detail. Viewing angles are very good; we found reflections in the screen more of a problem.

 Like most modern smartphones the Galaxy S3 comes with dual cameras. The rear facing one is rated at 8Mp and has an LED flash while the front camera is a 1.9Mp shooter which can record HD video at 30fps. It runs Android version 4.0.4 coupled with Samsung’s TouchWiz user interface overlay. Samsung has fitted the phone with a whopping 7.9Wh battery promising rival beating battery life.

For more on the S3, read our full Samsung Galaxy S3 review.

Video Source: PC Advisor
Article Author:
Video Category: Review

Share this video



Comments

Most Popular Videos
5 reasons why PCs are better than Macs: Mac vs Windows PC - which is best? play video

5 reasons why PCs are better than Macs: Mac vs Windows PC - which is best?

What is best: Mac or PC? Here we examine five key areas, and help you to decide if you should buy a Mac or a Windows PC or laptop. (Answer: get a Windows machine.)
watch video »


Acer Aspire Switch 10 video review: A Windows 8 hybrid on a budget play video

Acer Aspire Switch 10 video review: A Windows 8 hybrid on a budget

The Acer Aspire Switch 10 is a cheap laptop and tablet in one. Watch our video review to find out more about this Windows 8.1 gadget.
watch video »


How to setup and use Android Wear smartwatches play video

How to setup and use Android Wear smartwatches

We show you how to setup and use Android Wear, Google's OS specifically for wearables like smartwatches.
watch video »




IDG UK Sites

Android One vs Android Silver vs Google Nexus: What is the difference?

IDG UK Sites

iOS 8 review: Hands on with the iOS 8 beta

IDG UK Sites

Thinking robots: The philosophy of artificial intelligence and evolving technology

IDG UK Sites

How to shoot a robot rom-com in three days