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10 facts about the new Galaxy S III

Samsung Electronics unveiled a new top-of-the-range Galaxy smartphone in London, updating the most direct rival to Apple's iPhone with a larger touch screen and more powerful processor. The South Korean technology group said the new Galaxy SIII model would go on sale in some markets in late May and around the world from June. "The Galaxy S is more like a good friend that listens to you and responds quickly," Samsung's Vice President Jean Daniel said. Here are ten facts about the Galaxy S III: