Samsung Galaxy S3 release to see blue and white handsets land?

Retailer stock listings suggest Samsung will out blue and white coloured S3 devices

In a step away from the norm Samsung is to do away with the standard black handset and unveil blue and white models of the Galaxy S3

With just hours until the Samsung Galaxy S3 is officially unveiled at this evening’s ‘next Galaxy’ launch event, new reports have suggested the third-generation handset will land in both blue and white colour forms.

Seemingly set to do away with the standard black handset, leaked retailer stock listings have suggested that the Korean tech giant will instead opt for a new blue hued colour scheme for the base model of its new flagship Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handset.

Fitting with the event invite issued by Samsung late last month, which features a selection of deep blue and bright white pebbles, the blue Samsung Galaxy S3 is set to be joined by the iPhone 4S mimicking white model with both handset seemingly set to be available from launch.

Samsung Galaxy S3 Rumours

Long the subject of much rumour and speculation the third-generation Galaxy S handset has had its claimed specs splashed across the web on a number of occasions.

Recent rumours, which come courtesy of gadget blog Boy Genius Report, suggested the iPhone 4S rival will land with a 1.5GHz quad-core Samsung Exynos processor and Google’s latest mobile operating system, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

Further marking the Samsung Galaxy S3 out as the leader of the smartphone market, the latest reports have suggested the handset will boast a 4.8-inch display with a stunning Full HD 1080p resolution and a film friendly 16:9 aspect ratio.

Elsewhere am unnamed Korean source has suggested the handset will boast a wireless conductive charging option. Although the reports have failed to indicate whether or not the required, and potentially costly, charging base station would come packaged with the handset, it is claimed the upcoming flagship Android handset will be able to restore its power reserves at a distance of 1-2 metres from the charging base.

Would you be tempted by a deep blue coloured handset as opposed to the monotonous black devices that litter the market? Let us know via the T3 Twitter and Facebook feeds and be sure to follow our Samsung Galaxy S3 launch live blog.

Via: PC Advisor