Samsung's Galaxy S III the "Official" Phone of London 2012

By Gary Cutlack on at

Reports claim Samsung's Galaxy S III is going to be absolutely everywhere this summer, thanks to Samsung doing a deal to make the still unannounced phone the "official" smartphone of the London 2012 games.

According to sources quoted by BGR, some additional specs have also come to light. It's claimed the S III will arrive with a 1080p resolution display, will be available in 16GB and 32GB memory formats, with Samsung's quad-core Exynos chipset running events. And as the launch invitation above hints, blue/black and white models will the revealed.

Given that the global unveiling of the phone is scheduled to happen in London in a couple of weeks, the Olympic tie-up makes perfect sense. Expect to see sportsmen prodding away at their freebies throughout the event. [BGR]