MetroPCS to launch Galaxy S III on October 22; pricing $499

Finally, the hottest Android smartphone of the year is going to be part of MetroPCS. The carrier has announced it will be offering the Samsung Galaxy S III. Release date for the Samsung Galaxy S III is set to October 22.

The Galaxy S III for the MetroPCS is same one available on other carriers, featuring LTE and 2GB RAM on board. The smartphone is powered by the same dual-core Snapdragon processor.

If you are looking for powerful Android smartphone on the MetroPCS without lengthy contract, you can buy the Samsung Galaxy S III for  a price of  $499 along with Metro’s $30 to $70 no-contract service plans.