According to media reports, as scheduled to be released at about the end of November and beginning of December, Samsung Galaxy Premier has been postponed to be released in 2013, at the soonest in January or February. Samsung Galaxy Premier can be said to be downgraded version of Galaxy S3, or the upgrade version of Galaxy Nexus. It has a very similar appearance to that of Galaxy S3, but the screen size reduced to be 4.65 inches (1280 x 720 pixel Super AMOLED screen). Though the screen size is a little bit small than Galaxy S 3, together with the 1.5 GHz dual-core OMAP4470 processor, it will also produce excellent visual experience for people to watch HD movies on Galaxy Premier, just like that on GS3.
Other features includes: 8 million pixel rear camera (supporting 1080P video recording); 1.9 million pixel front camera; 1GB RAM; optional 8GB/16GB built-in storage space; microSD card extension; Bluetooth 4.0; Wi – Fi; GPS; NFC; 2100mAh battery, and Android 4.1 ICS OS.
The latest reports, Samsung Galaxy Premier may be firstly released in the middle of January 2013 in Russia and Ukraine. The specific reason for the delay has not been explained by Samsung.