The Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone will have a three-megapixel front facing camera but only an eight megapixel rear camera according to Daniel and Steve Shen from Taiwanese news outlet, Digitimes.
They quote industrry sources as saying that the smartphone will have a quad core Samsung Exynos 4412 processor clocked at 1.5GHz, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich plus a Super AMOLED display with a screen size between 4.5-inch and 4.8-inch.
The S3 is expected to be launched at a Samsung Unpacked called "Galaxy Next" in London on the 3rd of May 2012. The launch is likely to be followed by a global marketing push, presentingthe S3 as the only smartphone officially endorsed by the London Olympics organising committee.
The Galaxy S2 sold more than 20 million units globally and spawn a number of variants including the Galaxy S2 HD and HD Plus as well as the Galaxy S2 Advance.
Digitimes' sources also say that the S3 will have a squeeze effect on other competitors such as HTC, LG Electronics, Sony Mobile and Motorola Mobility.
Source : Digitimes