Today is Samsung’s Unpacked event, here’s what to expect


Posted by: Brett

We’ve seen countless leaks, read tons of rumors, and viewed a myriad of blurry pictures of the upcoming Galaxy S III, but today, Samsung will be setting the record straight today at their Unpacked event. At the event, they’ll be announcing the next iteration of their ever popular Galaxy line of devices – the Galaxy S III. Keep reading for what you should expect to see announced. 

First, the display will be even larger than the current Galaxy S III, measuring 4.8 inches. It’ll still be a Super AMOLED HD display so colors will pop and the resolution will be 720p. The processor has already been announced and will be Samsung’s new quad-core Exynos processor. The Exynos processor is one of the best mobile processors and being quad-core this year, it’s not expected to disappoint. It’s rumored that the camera will be 12 megapixels, but it’s possible Samsung will stick with 8 megapixels. The form factor will be akin to the Galaxy Nexus with the curved off corners and small bezel area and a notification LED and front facing camera above the display. There will be home button in between capacitive menu and back buttons.

Now you’re probably wondering when you can watch the device unveiling. You’ll be able to watch Samsung’s livestream on their website set up just for the device which is Below are the times at which the event will begin, courtesy of The Verge:

08:00AM – Hawaii
11:00AM – Pacific
12:00PM – Mountain
01:00PM – Central
02:00PM – Eastern
07:00PM – London
08:00PM – Paris
10:00PM – Moscow
03:00AM – Tokyo (May 4th)

I’ll have the full scoop for you right here on techc0re so stay tuned!


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