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Verizon updates Galaxy S III to Jelly Bean

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Starting today, December 14, owners of the Samsung Galaxy S III and Verizon Customers will be happy to know that Jelly Bean, Android 4.1, will begin pushing to their devices. While the rollout will be in phases for Verizon customers, those who would like to manually download the upgrade can do so through the settings menu over this next week.

The update is a pretty easy process to complete, just make sure you have a good amount of battery life. This update also makes the smartphone Global Ready. With many new features and improved performance, it is worth the time to download and install.

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Samsung Galaxy S III: Great Device with Great Features Part I

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The Samsung Galaxy S III is a strong phone, good web browsing device, and a nice camera. With a 4.8” HD Super AMOLED screen, a dual-core 1.5 GHz processor (US model), and 16 GB of internal storage, it is also an easy to read, fast smartphone for those who like the Android operating system and those thinking of switching.

This device is on all of the major cell carriers. For this review, only the AT&T version was tested. Pricing is similar across all carriers. The 16GB version is $199.99 with a two-year contract. AT&T offers the phone in blue and white for now with a red version appearing later this summer.

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Samsung Galaxy S III: Great Device with Great Features Part II

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The Samsung Galaxy S III is an easy to use smartphone with fast speeds on 4G LTE networks, and plenty of storage options for photos, videos, and other files. This device is on all of the major cell carriers. For this review, only the AT&T version was tested. Pricing is similar across all carriers. The 16GB version is $199.99 with a two-year contract. AT&T offers the phone in blue and white for now with a red version appearing later this summer.

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Verizon announces the Samsung Galaxy S III

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Verizon announced today, June 4, customers will be able to preorder the Samsung Galaxy S III starting June 6 at 7 a.m. atwww.verizonwireless.com/galaxys3. The phone will be available in 16 GB and 32 GB models for $199.99 and $249.99 respectively with a new two-year customer agreement.

Verizon indicates that the phone will be available in Marble White and Pebble Blue. Customers will need to subscribe to a 4G LTE mobile broadband data packages, which start at $30/month for 2 GB of data.

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