Is S3 worth buying.

Robster3

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Got get a plan for my son and can get a S3 on a $35 plan v $25 just for the sim, so the phone is $240 over AUD, although i get a $100 credit and $150 to spend in accessories store. So its really free, He has a iPhone 5 so he will have the sim and will use the S3 as a spare and maybe as a sat nav in car if it works.
Are they any good, if not might go a bit more and get the note 3 i have been wanting.
I have never had a android phone.
 

(Chanticleer)

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Tech moves fairly fast, the S3 is almost 2 years old, not sure I would want to go backwards from an iPhone 5.
 

carjakester

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Depends on what he wants out of it, it will be fine for awhile but as it's been said it is almost 2 years and the s4 would be a better phone to buy.
 

Robster3

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Depends on what he wants out of it, it will be fine for awhile but as it's been said it is almost 2 years and the s4 would be a better phone to buy.
He will keep using the iPhone 5 with new sim, i thought i might use the S3 as a back up or sat nav.
 

aneftp

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S5 about to be announced. You can probably get same deal on galaxy s4 for the same price as S3 in 2-3 weeks.