|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.