The HDC Galaxy i9300 S3+ is the latest among all the Samsung Galaxy S3 clones. Well, I could say that its the best among all S3 clones that exists as of this posting date. Its different with the earlier released S3 knock-offs that has smaller screens at 4.5″ and slightly lower processor of MT6575 chip. This HDC Galaxy i9300 S3 plus has 4.7″ screen and MT6577 CPU chip, which is a dual-core MediaTek chip.
HDC Galaxy I9300 S3+ MT6577
Running with a MT6577 Dual Core MediaTek chipset that is clocked at 1.2 GHz maximum, this is already a beast on its own league of smartphones under the same price bracket. Packed alongside is a PowerVRTM SGX Series5 3D GPU for better high-end gaming and high quality media playback performance.
Comes with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) pre-installed out of the box, supporting the following languages: English, Italian, French, Spanish, Russian, Thai, Vietnamese, Arabic, German, Indonesian, Chinese, Turkish, Portuguese, Malay, others.
The 1GB ROM and 1GB RAM is more than enough for seamless multi-tasking and advance usage on the HDC Galaxy S3+, internal memory is still expandable with a Micro SD Memory Card (TF-Card), at 32GB maximum supported capacity.
The 4.7 inch Capacitive Multi-touch Screen is very close to what the real Samsung Galaxy S3 have. The genuine has 4.8″, and that is a very unnoticeable difference unlike on the first released MT6575 S3 clones. Touch screen supports up to 5 points touch. The display has a WVGA resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, giving vivid and clear display at16 million colors.
The HDC Galaxy i9300 S3+ is Dual SIM capable and has 3G. GSM services is supported on all carriers worldwide.
It also has a decent snappers of 8.0 megapixelmain camera on the back, and a front-facing camera of 0.3 megapixel.
And do you know what is best with this phone? Simply its price! It is just being sold for $209.99 on Fastcardtech. You’ll never have to spare a thousand bucks just to get yourself a Samsung Galaxy S3. With this phone’s capability to give you the best performance, and elegant design as well; it is really a great thirst-quencher to those who wants to own a S3 but doesnt want to spend too much just for a phone.
HDC Galaxy I9300 S3+ MT6577 Specs and Features
CPU: MT6577 Dual Core 1.0GHz
GPU: PowerVRTM SGX Series5 3D
OS Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS)
Language: multilanguage support
Micro SD Memory Card (TF-Card), MAX support 32GB
Size: 145 × 67 × 10 mm
Weight: 125 g
4.7 inch Capacitive Multi-touch Screen (5 points)
WVGA resolution (800 x 480 pixels)
16 million colors
2G：GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
3G：WCDMA 850/2100 MHz
Supports GSM service all over the world
GPS: Built In GPS & A-GPS
Wi-Fi : IEEE 802.11 b/g/a
micro USB 2.0
Back 8.0 megapixel
Front 0.3 megapixel
Supports recording of video
Battery: 1600mAh Li-ion battery
Earphone / 3.5 mm Audio Jack
HDC Galaxy i9300 S3+ Videos
Here’s a fun video review of the HDC Galaxy i9300 S3+:
Here is a comparison video by Colonel ZAP on the HDC Galaxy i9300 S3+ and the M100s Google 4S (iPhone clone):
HDC Galaxy i9300 S3+ Pictures
HDC Galaxy I9300 S3+ MT6577
The HDC Galaxy i9300 S3+ has a bigger screen that is very much close to the real S3’s size. Also, curvaceous design of the real S3 is pretty much integrated carefully with this clone.
HDC Galaxy i9300 S3+
Another pretty cool stuff to note with this Chinese version, the UI is also copied to resemble the Samsung’s TouchWiz UI on the S3.