Samsung Galaxy S3 finalized and ready for production, insider says

Famed industry insider Eldar Murtazin claims that the much-anticipated Samsung Galaxy S3 is now “finalized” and ready to go into production.

The device is rumored to arrive in the first half of this year.

Murtazin also seems to confirm reports that a ceramic case will equip the new Galaxy smartphone.

He recently tweeted the following: “SGS3 finalized and go to production. Pre-orders from operators/retailers are really highest for all Galaxy line history (finally – ceramic).”

Murtazin added that pre-orders are huge, being the biggest ever for any Galaxy-branded phone.

The Samsung Galaxy S3 is rumored to pack a 1.5GHz quad-core processor, a 4.8″ HD display with 1920 x 1080 pixels and LTE connectivity.