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Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 (2013) review

Android OS v4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Broadcom BCM21664
Broadcom VideoCore 4
1 GB / 4 GB
4 inches (480 x 800 px)
5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px, autofocus

Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy Ace 3 smartphone in 2013. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 phone with 4 inches display, Broadcom BCM21664 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 comes with Android OS v4.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery. The 4 inches phone comes with TFT display (480 x 800 px). A thin-film transistor (TFT) is a type of field-effect transistor that is usually used in a liquid crystal display (LCD). This type of display features a thin-film transistor for each individual pixel.

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Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 specifications

BrandSamsung
NameGalaxy Ace 3
ModelGT-S7270
Release date2013

Body

The weight of Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 is about 4.06 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (4.77 x 2.47 x 0.39 inches).

Weight4.06 oz
Dimensions4.77 x 2.47 x 0.39 inches
Colorsblack, dark red, white
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 comes with Android OS v4.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v4.2 (Jelly Bean)
SoCBroadcom BCM21664
CPUDual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9
GPUBroadcom VideoCore 4

Display

The size of Galaxy Ace 3 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4 inches TFT display of Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 with 480 x 800 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeTFT
Screen size4 inches
Resolution480 x 800 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (4 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM1 GB
Internal storage4 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Galaxy Ace 3 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie cameraVGA
Main camera5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 doesn't support 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Galaxy Ace 3 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Galaxy Ace 3 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes, with RDS
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Galaxy Ace 3 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 1500 mAh

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, proximity
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy Ace 3, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 / GT-S7270

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