Carphone Warehouse is selling a limited-edition Samsung Galaxy S III in celebration of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

The handset is available in the pebble-blue colour with the Union Jack emblazoned on the back cover, or in white with Team GB’s iconic lion’s head painted on. 

The limited-edition London 2012 Olympic Games Samsung Galaxy S III handsets also come with an original cover, so once the Games are over you can go back to a more traditional looking phone if you so wish.

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The handset is available exclusively from Carphone Warehouse from 1 August and will be available free from £28 a month with Vodafone, Orange, O2, T-Mobile, Talk Mobile and Three.

Samsung is one of the main sponsors of the London 2012 Olympic Games and has been making the most of it by rolling out a number of smartphone Olympic themed apps including an insight into the life of gold medal cycling hopeful Victoria Pendleton.

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