It Doesn't Get Much Better Than A Samsung Galaxy S III

by Scott Lewis on December 13, 2013
Device Name: Samsung Galaxy S III with 16GB Blue for Verizon Wireless
Operating System: Android
Available Carrier(s): AT&T, Boost Mobile, MetroPCS, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, Virgin Mobile
Manufacturer: Samsung
Available Color(s): Black (Verizon), White (Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon), Blue (Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon), Amber Brown (Verizon), Purple (Sprint)

Tell Me About It

With over 60 million phones sold world-wide, the Samsung Galaxy S III is one of the best selling smartphones of all times. There are many reasons why the Samsung Galaxy S III sold so well. The overall design is very modern with a shiny polycarbonate back cover and the brushed accents on the bezel. Thanks to the Samsung TouchWiz user interface layered on top of the Android operating system, the Galaxy S III is simple to navigate while still offering you all of the advanced software options that you've come to expect from an Android smartphone.

Who It's Good For

The Samsung Galaxy S III is perfect for a first-time smartphone user. The user experience is great thanks to the easy to use Samsung UI layered on top of the Android OS. The overall size of the phone makes it easy to fit in to a pocket, purse, or backpack without feeling bulky.

What Makes It Great

  • Stylish Design of Phone & Software
  • Large 4.8" Super AMOLED HD Display
  • Fantastic 8MP Primary Camera
  • Expandable Storage Via microSD Card
  • Great Battery Life (11.6hrs talk time & 32 days stand-by)
  • Available on Major US Carriers

Why This is Wirefly BUZZworthy

If you are looking for a great Android smartphone to call your own, the Samsung Galaxy S III could be the perfect phone for you. The GS3 is the perfect combination of powerful hardware covered by a visually stimulating design that fits comfortably in your hand or pocket.

People use their smartphones for different tasks. Watching videos seems to be high up on the list of many of the people I assist in picking their next smartphone. The GS3's large 4.8" Super AMOLED high-definition display is large enough to watch comfortably without straining your eyes, while still maintaining a sharp and crisp HD picture. The GS3's ability to connect to your carriers 4G LTE network will let you stream movies, videos, or even music with minimal buffering and viewing interruptions. If you're like most people that don't want to carry around your smartphone and a point-and-shoot camera, the Samsung Galaxy S III is perfect for you. The 8MP primary camera performs great when taking pictures in all kind of lighting conditions. It is easy for a smartphone to capture a nice picture when lighting conditions are good. The real sign of a quality camera is how it produces when lighting conditions are not favorable. The GS3's camera does a great job of taking pictures in low lighting conditions and delivering an image that shows depth and color range. This makes the GS3 the perfect camera to capture spontaneous moments when your point-and-shoot is packed away in a kitchen drawer.

Navigating the Samsung Galaxy S III is intuitive thanks to the redesigned TouchWiz user interface. Customizing your GS3 to fit your personality can be accomplished with background themes and sound boards as well as widgets that will display important information on your home screens without the need to open an application.


If I was going to help my mom make the transition to a smartphone, I would make sure she got a Samsung Galaxy S III.