Globe now offering Samsung Galaxy SIII mini


Posted at Jan 24 2013 05:46 PM | Updated as of Jan 25 2013 01:46 AM

Samsung Galaxy SIII mini. Photo: Handout

MANILA, Philippines – Ayala-led Globe Telecom said it is the first local telecommunications firm to bring Samsung’s newest Galaxy S smartphone to the country.

In a statement released Thursday, Globe said the Samsung Galaxy SIII mini is available for pre-order until January 31 as part of its postpaid packages.

The postpaid plans range from P999 to P3,799 a month.

“We cement our leadership in postpaid with our opening salvo for 2013 – the Samsung Galaxy SIII mini. Our one-month exclusivity with the device testifies to our strong and robust partnership with Samsung,” said Martha Sazon, head of Globe Postpaid.

The new Galaxy SIII mini features a 4-inch AMOLED touchscreen, a 1 Ghz dual core processor and a 5-megapixel camera, and is powered by Google’s Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system.

The smartphone will be available in Globe stores starting February 1.