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Quick Look: Spigen SGP Leather Flip and Folio Cases for the Galaxy S3 (Update: Contest Winners Picked)

Since the Samsung Galaxy S3 on a variety of carriers including Verizon, has started to arrive on the doorsteps of many of you, we thought we would spend some time today to talk about a couple of your case options. Last week, we looked at the offerings of RearthUSA, but today are switching over to Spigen SGP. In hand, we have their Argos leather flip case and the Folio faux leather case, each in a handful of colors.

After you read through our thoughts on them, be sure to jump to the bottom to get in on some contest action. That’s right, you can win everything you are seeing today.Β 

Folio Faux Leather Case

The Folio Faux Leather case comes in a greyish brown, navy blue, and the reddish color you are seeing in the pics above. The material itself is obviously not leather, but it feels really nice in hand. It has almost this ribbed feeling that definitely gives it enough grip to help keep it in hand. The flip mechanism doesn’t feel cheap, and you even have a slot to keep a business card or two. There are indents for the volume rocker and lock switch so that you shouldn’t have any trouble finding or pressing them. There are camera, speaker, headphone jack, and microUSB cutouts on the back and bottom as well, so that you will never miss a shot, sound or charge.

For the most part, I like the feel and look of this case, but I do have one small gripe. With a phone inserted, it doesn’t really feel like it hugs it tight enough, for me anyway. Now, your phone certainly isn’t going to fall out of this case or anything like that, but it would have been more impressive had it really hugged my Galaxy S3 just in case the material starts to give over time. Overall, it’s a solid flip case option. The price is $39.99 though, and again, it’s not real leather. [Buy]

Argos Leather Flip Case

The Argos Leather Flip case is definitely like no other case I have ever held. Rather than flipping to the side, this flip case goes vertical on you. So when holding it in hand, the top cover actually moves down from a top latch to give you access to the phone. There are cutouts for the volume rocker, lock switch, camera, and speakers, however, the microUSB port is only accessible with the top flipped open. I sort of like the idea of the case flipping down and out of your way, but it would definitely take some getting used to.

This case is made of genuine leather, comes in 3 colors (white, black, and brown), and is listed at $39.99 on Spigen’s site. Personally, this genuine leather feel is not for me, but for those that have chosen leather in the past, you may be good here. To me, the faux leather of the flip case feels much nicer in hand. Who knows, maybe once this genuine leather has worked itself in a bit, it’ll feel amazing. [Buy]



We have emailed our winners. Go check your email and see if you got lucky. πŸ™‚


Let’s give all of these away, along with a screen protector! Some of you may have your orders by tomorrow or early next week, so the last thing we would want is for you case lovers to be walking around naked.


1. Β In the comments, tell us why you chose to buy a Galaxy S3.
2. Β Then tell us which of these cases or screen protector you would like. Your choices are:

*We have 1 black Argos, 1 white Argos, 1 brown Argos, 1 red Folio, 1 blue Folio, 1 grey Folio, and a Ultra Nano Clear screen protector.

3. Β Tomorrow at 9AM Pacific, we will choose our winners.

Good luck!

  • That 4.8inch screen got me.
    Blue folio

  • Portrub

    I bought it because of the specs and to upgrade and keep unlimited data. If I won I would prefer any Argos or the Ultra Nano screen protector.

  • I bought the galaxy s iii because I want to keep my unlimited 4G Data! And the galaxy s iii is the best phone on the market right now.. those TecTiles will really come in handy. I certainly can’t wait to root my phone and use it as a hot-spot πŸ˜‰

    I plan on picking up Ringke case as well, but the white Argos will look very professional.. so both would be great.

  • dsilva1217

    I pre-ordered a Galaxy S3 because it’s designed for humans and I am human. Also, I’m taking advantage of my upgrade to lock in unlimited data and I just love the design and look of it. #can’tgethearsoonenough

    Brown Argos please! πŸ™‚

  • David Simmons

    1. I wanted to get one more phone at the subsidized price, and keep my unlimited data! Plus, I am upgrading from a droid2, do I really have to say anything else? Haha.
    2. Argos black, baby!

  • wolfgang71

    The devil made me order one…and by devil, I mean Verizon. I ordered 3 GS3s one for each eligible line. When are these carriers going to realize that they are data pipelines? I really cannot wait for Google to start sending selling these phones directly. I’ve been eyeing these flip covers for a while and would appreciate your the blue folio. Thanks for all your android coverage. I’m addicted to it.

  • Jesse McCall

    I’m buying it because it has NFC technology and is the newest and best phone on the market (in my opinion). I also had to use my upgrade before unlimited was killed so now I’m babying a phone for 14 days until it arrives in stores. I was told by the sales associate that I couldn’t preorder it and keep unlimited so I’m doing it this way! I hope it works! If the release date gets pushed back past the 11th (the last day I have to return the Razr I bought to hold me over), I won’t be able to get the Galaxy S3!

  • Suggested my wife get this phone so she could keep her unlimited data. She was wary of buying a phone that she couldn’t see in person, but after reading up on it from a few sources, she was sold.

    I think she would prefer the folio cases; any color would be great!

  • dsilva1217

    I bought a Galaxy S3 because it’s designed for humans and I am a human, not a sheep. Also, grandfathering in unlimited data is a nice bonus.

    I would love a brown Argos case or Ultra Nano screen protector please.

  • Billy Hales

    I bought the S3 because I wanted to use my last upgrade before Verizon rammed it deeper. I think the black Argos would look awesome on the white S3.

  • spliced249

    Droid X was becoming old and busted. Ordered the GS3 before Verizon could get their nasty paws on my unlimited data. I would choose the Brown Argos. Thx DL!

  • Thom

    I primarily bought 2X Galaxy S3 because I wanted to use my last Verizon Wireless upgrades before being required to change plans. Currently, my wife has a 300 minutes, 300 sms, unlimited data plan. I have a plan that only existed for 3 or 4 days, Unlimited 4G data only for $49.99.

    I already have a few VZW phones including my GNex and wife’s iPhone as our “Daily Drivers.” I wanted to Maximize the value of these upgrades while considering the devices I already own. Also, though I know VZW says it won’t be an issue, I wanted to move my wife from 3G to 4G in order to avoid any future potential troubles with maintaining her plan while upgrading to a 4G device. The Galaxy S3 seemed, to me, to be the device to get.

    Additionally, the Galaxy S3, from the reviews and specifications, seems to be fairly solid. I like the 2GB of ram, processor, camera, and universal availability of accessories. I also like knowing that with many anticipated sales there should be a large base of developer supporters for custom ROMs and the like.

    I would prefer the black Argos case or screen protector. That said, I’d be truly happy to win anything.

    • Fred

      $49.99 4G unlimited data only? What plan is / was that?

      • Thom

        It was offered right when the Thunderbolt came out. If you had a Thunderbolt that wasn’t under contract you could get the plan. They got rid of the unlimited and switched it to 5GB for the same price after that first weekend. Needless to say, I doubt many people at all have the plan. The plan, on my bill, is listed as Email & Data Unlimited. I can’t remember the plan code.

  • Thom

    I bought (preorderd) 2X Samsung Galaxy S3 becaus I had 2X VZW upgrades available. I already have a Gnex and my wige a iPhone 4. I wanted to get my last upgrades before being required to change plans. She has 300 min, 450 sms, and ulimted data. I have unlimed data only for $49.99.
    I would like the black Argos case or screen protector, but would be very happy to win anything.

    • Thom

      Tried sending this with from my phone. It glitched out on me while I reviewed my wife’s plan, the SMS number is incorrect.. Please ignore this post, and consider the one above.

  • Because the Razr HD Maxx isn’t out yet and b/c I wanted to use one subsidized upgrade before they forced me onto a tiered data plan. Also the sweet screen real estate and slim form factor over my Thunderbolt didn’t hurt either.

  • I chose to get the phone because its hardware specs are awesome and has a gorgeous screen. Blue Folio Case.

  • Those cases look great. It’s a shame they are leather though. If you don’t understand why – go to grantbarker dot com

  • I bought the Galaxy SIII because my original Droid just isn’t cutting it anymore. It’s done me well over the years but it’s time to move on. I’d like to have the black Agros case….thanks.

  • jbegs23

    I upgraded through my wife’s line to keep unlimited and screw Big Red. I also love the specs of the phone and have the newest…oh wait…slightly old OS (hopefully getting JB super soon).

    I would like to win the White Argos if chosen.

  • GuidZilla

    I bought the S3 because its the current bleeding edge in my opinion and I like Samsung’s work. Case wise, the red folio looks nice πŸ™‚

  • Matthew Brown

    The reasons for my Galaxy S3 purchase are the best reasons. I am a day-of-release Bionic owner and my 4G data drops have never ever been solved, only lessened. It’s maddening and I’m beyond ready to switch. This is also the last time I’ll be able to upgrade my device without switching data plans or paying a large amount of money!
    Good luck all
    1 Brown Argos

  • Hey there, I bought a SGSIII because after a breakup I had an extra data plan that wanted to keep and upgrade before the family share plan.. Ha ha so I’ve got two unlimited plans now! I’d Like the grey Folio…

  • Usty

    Bought the 32 GB Blue to keep unlimited data for 2 more years. Going to be very hard to give up my GNex after only 6 months, but I’d like the grey folio case to protect my new toy.

  • Brooks Barnes

    Had to get the S3 to keep my unlimited data. Now, if you could just hook me up with the white Argos πŸ™‚

  • MooseCat

    No real good reason for getting the GSIII other than it was an opportunity to get the latest smartphone and lock in one last subsidized phone and keep unlimited data on Verizon. That being said, a gray Folio would look fantastic around a pebble blue GSIII.

  • krusty46

    Because Droid-Life said I should πŸ™‚
    I’m not picky-I’d be grateful for any one of them.

  • Raymond P.

    Because I needed to upgrade from my BB Curve πŸ˜€
    Grey folio please!

  • willie

    I upgraded to the the Galaxy SIII to keep my unlimited data plan. I would like to have the
    blue Folio case. thanks

  • LGT

    Bought the GS3 b/c its the last discounted phone I will buy through Verizon.

    The gray folio looks nice.

  • marcs

    I chose the Galaxy S3 since my Droid X was getting sluggish, and I liked the 4.8″ screen and removable battery. Argos Brown or Black would be great!

  • bsteen

    i as with most, I bought the galaxy s 3 because it was the best phone available before I would lose unlimited data. I would appreciate any of the covers thank you

  • freddyfResh

    Well I got stuck on the evo 2 years ago, I wasn’t aware of the epic coming with a gorgeous screen, so I finally have the brand I want and super fast phone I can show off, plus I’m a android fan and Samsung is the brand to take on Apple. The blue folio would be awesome πŸ™‚

  • Jon

    I bought the S III on Verizon as it seems to be the fastest Android phone available and has an amazing camera. I would love the grey folio…or any of the folios.

  • I chose the Galaxy S3 because of the specs compared to my Droid Incredible. Since I wanted to upgrade before Verizon ended the unlimited data, I wanted the best in my opinion that they offered to replace my Incredible. I would love the Blue Folio. Thanks for having these great giveaways.

  • Bought the phone because NFC and 1.5 Ghz Snapdragon S4 and hardware is AWESOME.

  • quad core processor, this phone represents a plateau in android hardware. I intend to use this phone until I can afford to get another phone with unlimited data. Black argo please.

  • I got the GS 3 for the screen and LTE. I would like to have the
    Ultra Nano Clear screen protector.

  • Freddy

    I chose the galaxy s3 as i wanted a phone that was fast and at the top of the smartphone food-chain. The s3 has 2gb of ram (which some laptops still have) a 2100mAh battery and 64gb of memory with a 64gb expansion slot for a micro usb (perfect for all my music and videos). Plus i hate apple products. Ive alays ben skeptical of samsung products (HTC fan) but the new droid incredible 4 doesn’t match up to the s3’s specs and the s3’s predecessors have had much success.

  • First of all, shout out to all the folks at Droid Life, I read your site everyday as if I’m addicted. Even now at 11:15pm, I’m at work posting comments.

    **T-Shirt Idea: Droid Life Addict**

    But I digress…I bought the Galaxy SIII because of the specs, the hope that the dev community will support this phone heavily, not to mention Verizon pretty much forced my hand with their new Share Everything initiative.

    If I were to win, I’d say send me what you have left. I’m not picky, my device just needs protection. Since I got the White version, anything would look sexy with it. If you forced me to choose one, I’d choose the Black Argos.

    Thanks guys,

  • Michael

    I bought the galaxy sIII because the specs alone blew me away but i was also tired of htc’s nonsense with my thunderbolt. The specs alone were amazing and i wanted to get one last phone before verizon introduced the shared data plans. So i took the birthday money that i got from my parents and spent it on something that i knew i would love. Thats why i bought it and im super excited to get it. If i were to win id love the Black Argos Case because it’ll go really well with my white galaxy sIII. Thanks again for the contest, best of luck to everybody entering.

  • I bought the Galaxy S3 because everyone else in my family has or wants an *phone and I am never going to the dark side! NEVER!
    I would love the the Folio Faux leather in the red.

  • David Goodwich

    Chose the S3 because it was the best option available when upgrading from my Droid X. Also has great specs and some innovative features which I’m looking forward to using.

    Would love a grey Folio to protect it! Thanks for the offer DL.

  • I got the SIII because it had everything I wanted. A great camera, fast CPU&GPU, NFC, beautiful screen, expandable storage, and of course, Android.

    (blue folio)

  • jp1wildman

    I chose the S3 because I read Droid Life daily and you guys said it is the real deal and possibly be best phone out to date.
    Brown Argos.

  • Hellsmotel

    I just didn’t want to get screwed by Verizon’s tiered data plan. Had an upgrade so I used it on the S III. Grey Folio. Thanks

  • lilcledix

    My fiance bought me the Galaxy S3 because he loves technology and he loves me. I am so happy that he bought it for me and I so can’t wait to try it out. If I win I would like the blue folio case please.

  • Jerome Gantt

    Like most, I preordered the S3 because VZW forced me into a corner. A limited plan would do me no good especially with a phone that could handle my streaming needs better then my A855 (yup still rolling with the original Droid). I would have loved to check out the Razr HD and the next Nexus, but now I have no choice. As for which case I would pick, it would have to be the Argos. I think using a side opening case would be kind of awkward if trying to take a photo. Most of use snap shots holding the phone with one hand gripping it with the narrow end.

  • Themanhere10

    I preordered my s3 with Verizon because I wanted to keep my unlimited data, upgrade to 4g, and get discounted pricing on a phone.

    I would like the 1 brown Argos if possible! Thanks!

  • I bought the s3 because the iphone is just plain boring!! I would go for the gray folio.

  • I preordered my galaxy s3 with Verizon because it was my last chance to use upgrade at a discounted price and not lose my unlimited data. The specs are impressive which has made decision to get this VERY exciting! Not mention ditching my iPhone is a great choice especially after the low ball against the Nexus. If I win the Black Argos please. Thanks for the contest!

  • I bought the GS3 because I wanted to make one last jump before shared data. I’ll take any cover. I’m not picky ;D

  • jmafisher

    I bought the Galaxy SIII because I have had a series of blackberries and wanted to get into the 21st century. Wow, what a difference. I’d like the Black Argos, Brown Argos or the Grey Folio in that order of preference. Thanks for running the contest.

  • I bought the Samsung Galaxy SIII because its the latest and greatest phone out, so i had to have it! Ill choose the Blue Folio case to match my pebble blue S3.. its nice looking. Thanks for the giveaway Kellex

  • Jeff718

    I chose this phone to get the best handset using my upgrade, since I need to keep my unlimited plan. I’d like a grey folio!

  • Scottyb112

    I bought the Galaxy S3, because it was the best phone on Verizon right now so I could keep my unlimited Data plan. I would like the folio case if it wasnt pink. If not Then the Argos it is!

  • Chris Brunetto

    Honestly, I bought a Galaxy SIII because it’s the best phone in the VZW lineup right now, I had to use my upgrade before I lost the last chance to upgrade with a subsidized price and still keep unlimited data, and because I believe it will be a worthy successor to my precious OG Droid. As for the case, the grey Folio would be nice to have.

  • Spyro Giannikas

    I bought a GS3 because I wanted to keep my unlimited data! It’s also and awesome phone! I’d like the white Argos!

  • TheDK10

    I bought the Galaxy s3 on verizon so i can keep my unlimited data and upgrade finally from the original droid. I literally use like 3 gb a month on 3g so 4g ill be using a ton. If i won i would like the White Argos Case please! Thank you and good luck to everyone!

  • I got the SIII because I wanted to keep my unlimited data on Verizon, and because nothing compares to it. If I win I would like to get the blue Folio. THANKS!!!!!

  • I bought a Galaxy SIII because it was the smartest time to upgrade at a discount and still retain my plan. It seems to be a great phone and will likely be supported for a while. If I won I’d prefer the Argos Black, but really any of the Argos look good, vertical flip is more what I’m after.

  • Heath Dewey

    I’ve been a Motorola user for the past three years. But I got sick of the locked bootloaders and general bad attitude Moto has for the development community. I preordered the GSIII because of Samsung’s great rep for killer handsets and their general hackability. I could put the brown Argos case to good use protecting my Jelly Bean rom! Thanks

  • well i bought it because you guys said it was the best and i always listen to what you guys say….ALWAYS…..lol ok no but really i bought it because i really didnt like where MOTO was going with there phones(them all looking the same and all) and my other those was a fruit phone (apple) and well i’d rather use a carrier pigeon—-and any color really im not picky they all look sick

  • bone2755

    Just have to get it because it have the technologies to last me for the next 2 years and oh… beam is cool! Would like the brown Argos please?

  • Scrat

    I got the Galaxy S3 because i wanted to us my new every 2 before Verizon went to their new family plans and i wanted an HD phone with 4g because it is a little had to watch movies on a 3g phones and i cat get wi-fi where im at. If i were to win I,d like the Black Argos case thanks.

  • Fluke

    Got the Galaxy SIII cause my OG Droid was just flailing like a suffocating fish. Dumped Verizon’s faggotry for retarded AT&T and saving 60$ a mo off. More if I was forced to tier or share. Black Argos all the way.

    BTW why no news on the CruzerLight SIII cases. Got 3 of those in post atm. SIII is a slippery thing.

  • i bought a Galaxy SIII for 2 reasons:
    1. it was in my opinion the best phone Verizon had to offer before the Share everything plans went into effect.
    2. i wanted a phone that was way better than an iPhone. Being in high school a lot of my friends have iPhone so i can use my phone to rub it in their face.
    i would like a grey folio

  • Aftermath

    I bought the galaxy s III due to power, a phone able to last it’s two years no problem. I’d like a
    black Argos

  • 1. I wanted the best possible phone before my unlimited data disappeared. The large fantastic screen was also a draw.

    2. The red folio looks sweet! Thanks for the opportunity!

  • I chose the Samsung S3 because of the 2GB of RAM. I would like the Nano screen protector if i win.

  • Barron H

    Well first off, I did not choose it my teenaged daughter did. Her Droid Razr has been giving her problems (really, are you sure you just didn’t want the latest and greatest). If she asks nicely I pretty much give her whatever she wants (spoiled rotten). Not to be out done, I picked up one for myself as well (to share pictures of course) and do away with my Maxx while I wait for the Razr HD. I think the white Argos would go well with her new white G3. By the way, this site is awesome.

  • Dan the friend

    Waiting for a train to go

    or a bus to come, or a plane to go

    or the mail to come, or the rain to go

    or the phone to ring, or the snow to snow

    or waiting around for a Yes or a No

    or waiting for their hair to grow.

    Everyone is just waiting.

    Waiting for the fish to bite

    or waiting for wind to fly a kite

    or waiting around for Friday night

    or waiting, perhaps, for their uncle Jake

    or a pot to boil, or a Better Break

    or a string of pearls, or a pair of pants

    or a wig with curls, or Another Chance.

    Everyone is just waiting.

    ~ Dr.Seuss

    But with the SGS3, all that waiting is easier to get by and that’s why I made the purchase.

    (1 black Argos if possible please) Thank you kindly

  • i bought the galaxy s3 because of the hardware and the feel of the phone that samsungs touchwiz gives it. I would like to have the nano clear screen protector

  • After making a mistake buying the Bionic it was time to upgrade to the best phone on the planet and ICS. Black Argos case please.

  • JPose

    I pre-ordered the Samsung Galaxy SIII the day (June 13) after I discovered how excessively overpriced my rate plan would become after VZW’s Share Everything.

    I’m coming from the Droid Incredible I and the GSIII was the best, most capable phone available to me before Share Everything; which threatened severe extraction of funds and loss of unlimited data. You guys are awesome and if I were to win I’d really like the blue folio!!!!!! (this is my first comment on any forum)


  • Brian

    I got the Galaxy S3, because when I went to buy the Gnex, the salesperson scared my dad with battery issues. I then waited 5 months for this beauty. I’d prefer the white argos. Thanks!

  • schmaltzy

    I bought (pre-ordered) my GS3 because I’m sick of my Thunderbolt and wanted to keep my unlimited data plan before it “expired.” Also, it was my wife’s upgrade…..so taking that made it a little more cynical! πŸ™‚

    If I won, I’d love to take the Black Argos case off of you hands!

  • I bought a GSIII because, well, to be honest, although I really didn’t want to give up the awesome game functionality of my Xperia Play, the phone severely lacks in all other aspects. And I had an upgrade on my account and I’m keeping my Unlimited Data. I hope to get it next week. Very loyal DL reader. I’ll take the black Argos if chosen. Thanks!!

  • neezy

    I bought one because it was the best spec’d phone to get before the share everything plan came into effect and wanted to keep my unlimited data plan.

    May I have the black case, the please? Thanks a bunch! You guys rock!

    • neezy

      Oops, “the please”. Hehe.

  • will

    Beats apple blue folio

  • I bought the Galaxy SIII because of Verizon plan changes. I love my GNex, but having the SIII and texting while doing video sounds pretty cool. If I’d win, I’d like the white Argos since I ordered a white SIII.

  • I chose the SIII because I like that it’s an Android device thats supported across multiple carriers which I hope will create a greater availability and variety of accessories…and the straw that broke the camel’s back…locking in my unlimited data with Verizon! I would go with the blue folio.

  • Chris Hilbert

    I bought a GS3 for my mom since she has been looking for a Galaxy Note and this had a stylus option. She’d really like the red folio.

  • infernalpudding

    I snagged the S3 because my Droid X has become rather unstable and I had one last upgrade ready before the share everything plans came into effect. Didn’t want to risk losing my unlimited plan over an upgrade later down the line. It certainly helps that the S3 is regarded as one of the better phones currently available.

    Regarding the case, the grey folio sounds nice.

  • Because its the best phone i have ever seen . I’d like to have the black Argos
    thank you

  • i got the S3 because it was the best phone available b4 Verizon went to the crappy shared data plans. I’m not picky, any of the folio cases would be nice, brown as a 1st choice. Thanks

  • peter gelinas

    upgrade from my Droid X, get to keep my unlimited data after discounts only payed 179 for it was a no brainier – brown Argos-

  • best phone available at the time to keep unlimited data.
    Blue Folio please.

  • escayanan

    Bought a white 16 gig Galaxy S3 for a few reasons, wanted to take advantage of my last subsidized upgrade. and needed a replacement for my OG droid. 4g lte is a plus too

    I’m feeling the Brown Argos case.

  • Galaxy S3 to keep unlimited data. Also because it’s a stellar phone. I’m so excited to get mine tomorrow – I just got the email confirming it’s been shipped. I’d be pretty pumped to get the White Argos, or any of them to be honest.

  • collegepunk

    i would like 1 blue folio

  • collegepunk

    i got a s3 because i wanted to keep unlimited data and i wanted 4g as well.

  • Knox05

    I need 4G with Big Screen, and SG3 is a perfect choice. I want 1 blue folio

  • gimlet72

    To keep my VZW unlimited data….. blue folio

  • jromash

    to keep my unlimited plan
    black Argos

  • kevin harris

    I chose the S3 for a couple reasons.. I store a lot media on my phone around 26+ gb and to keep my unlimited plan. I bought the 32gb pebble blue and would like the blue case, please.

  • SubMatrix

    I got the S3 cuz I’m still using my old Droid Incredible, and I need to get on LTE! I’d love the Ultra Nano Clear screen protector πŸ™‚

  • I chose to buy the gs3 for my wife, because it is Awesome and her Droid3 really is awful. She is jealous of the screen size and speed of my Galaxy Nexus, so naturally the gs3 will be perfect for her (Oh, and she loves “nature”). We’re excited! She’d love the red folio case!

  • I’ve been in love with DX since it came out but it is dying on me. Also, my wife is just discovering the world of smart phone. So I thought it is the great chance to upgrade both our phone with Samsung Galaxy SIII. Having said that. I would love to have the grey folio for my wife.

  • I didn’t actually buy an SGS3 for myself, but I got one for my mother for her birthday. Her birthday was on July 4th and this is her first Android phone. She is coming for that other phone….so I am hoping to show her why Android is the best! She would love the pink case shown in the review, but any of them would do.

  • I per-ordered the Galaxy SIII to keep my hands busy when my girlfriend isn’t around. I’d love the Black Argos case please and thank you!

  • Nick

    I bought the Samsung Galaxy S3 because I was getting bored of my Droid X, and also this was the chance for me to lock in to the Unlimited Data Plan on Verizon, before they took it out last month.

  • Hien485

    I bought the galaxy s3 because I wanted to keep my unlimited plan with Verizon!

    I’d like the blue case please

  • D. Vang

    I bought the Galaxy SIII because it is an amazing phone. i love all the features it has especially All Share Play. it’ll also be fun to play around with S Voice. i also chose this phone because it came in 2 colors and i opted for the white one because i think it looks sleek and beautiful. i’m a big instragram user so i’ll love taking pics with the amazing camera that the SIII has to offer. overall this phone was too good to pass up and that is why i bought it. i hope to win the black or white Argos leather flip case because i think my SIII would look amazing in it. thanks for hosting this contest!

  • I purchased the Galaxy SIII because, I got the Droid Bionic. Once I had the Bionic the Galaxy nexus came out and all the developers of roms left the poor little Bionic in the dust. This way i will have an amazing phone, and most likely a bunch of roms to play with. Also you have to keep unlimited data. Plus the GSIII is so sexy, especially in a black Argos case πŸ˜‰ Cheers to all!

  • Michael Patterson

    I chose to buy the S3 because i like to have shiny new toys just like my kids i would like the blue or grey folio.

  • Justin R

    Have been wanting the S3 for over 6 months – disappointed it’s not the quad-core, but the dual should still be sufficient. I will take any case, but if I had to choose, I’ll take the grey.

  • Mimi H

    Wanted a Galaxy S3 for the 2GB RAM. I’ll take any of the cases (white preferred).

  • GotNitro

    I was able to upgrade from my Droid X and keep unlimited data, while getting a powerful and stylish phone that will help spread the message of android to my friends. Would love the Ultra Nano Clear screen protector to help keep that large screen beautiful.

  • MRising

    Bought the Galaxy SIII because of the massive screen and I finally want to try Samsung. Been rocking the Droid X and now the Bionic. Give it a shot Samsung!!!
    I am diggin the grey folio! Thanks

  • Michael Chung

    Bought a Galaxy S3 because I’ve never had a smartphone before and really want one! I would like a blue folio case please!

  • redood650

    i choose to buy the s3 because i wanted to keep my unlimted data and also i read all the time on droid-life so the bigger the screen is the better to read with the cool feature that it has will be cool

  • arthur2142

    I returned my recently purchased Razr Maxx to pre-order the GS3 on June 6th, because it has everything I’ve ever wanted in a phone, but the two key features it has over the Maxx are the 4.8″ screen and the 2 GB of Ram. That, and it was my last opportunity to buy a flagship phone before losing my unlimited data.

    As far as the cases go, beggars can’t be choosers, but if I had to choose, I think my new pebble blue GS3 would look best in the White Argos, or maybe even the Grey Folio.

    Monday can’t get here fast enough!

  • I bought my S3 because of the light weight and thin shape. Plus all the motion gestures are really cool. I would love a grey or blue folio case

  • buck4225

    I bought the Galaxy SIII because it was the newest phone I could get before losing my unlimited. It is the first non-Motorola phone I will have ever owned (going back about 12-13 years) so I hope it does not disappoint. If I were to win, I think the greyish-brown Folio case would be my choice but whatever work with the Pebble Blue would work for me πŸ™‚

  • trixnkix637

    Having grown sour by Moto’s practices after being a devout Droid user (locked bootloaders, slow updates, Ultra Super Maxx HD versions of phones that should’ve been released originally, etc.), I bought the Samsung Galaxy SIII because I want to experience the next big thing by a company that knows it’s customer/developer base.

    If chosen I’d like to have the blue folio case.

  • mygeek911

    The Galaxy SIII was our only chance to snag a sweet phone before the pare everything shams went into effect. Black Argos FTW!

    • mygeek911

      Did I say “pare everything shams”? I meant “share everything plans”. πŸ˜‰

  • Jesse

    I bought the GSIII because of the 2 gigs of ram πŸ™‚ I’d love the folio case in gray!

  • erikiksaz

    I chose the GS3 because (1) it’s fast (2) developer support will be INSANE. I’d like to cover mine up with the gray folio!

  • Hunter N.

    I chose to buy the Galaxy S III for many reasons. Besides keeping unlimited data, I love the beauty of the device itself. The 4.8 inch screen, the classy layout, and the unique features puts this device a step above the rest. I cannot wait to get my hands on mine! I would pick the grey/brown Folio case if I had the choice.

  • I bought a gs3 and won one! Verizon con’d me into buying it to save my unlimited data plan and my families wallet.. I would appreciate the black case since every droid ive owned has sat in one comfortably πŸ˜‰

  • TJ Newell

    I purchased the SGIII due to the size of the screen and it’s availability on the Verizon network. Also, this would allow me another 2 years of unlimited data. It is also a good phone with a long list of great features. I am really excited especially coming from my Droid X (a solid phone in it’s own right).

    I like the Folio design in the grey color.

  • Julian Coronado

    I bought the Galaxy S3 because Samsung has always been my first choice. Even with my first phone as a kid, to now buying the S3. The way it can help you do things that other devices can’t, makes it perfect for me! I LOVE the slim design, the marble white, and pretty much everything else! To be honest, a couple months ago I was all for Apple. I looked at the Galaxy Nexus and I favored it. In May Samsung announced the S3. And I was forever changed! My friends keep telling me to get an iPhone so we can group text. I just laugh at them. If I win I would like the Greay Folio. Thanks Droid-Life.

  • I bought the phone to keep unlimited but also because I actually love Samsung my Droid charge was fine with a rom I’m just looking forward to a flagship device with better support. Waiting for my pre order πŸ™‚ somewhat patiently to put in that blue folio!

  • Nik M.

    I pre-ordered the S3 along side a lot of other people, who didn’t want to lose their unlimited plan from Verizon, I would like to have the Grey Folio, please.

  • I bought a Galaxy S3 so I could finally prove that not all teens have iPhone’s LOL Verizon few tho πŸ™‚

  • NJ TechGuy

    I chose the Galaxy S3 to use up my last subsidized upgrade I’ll ever have so I can retain my unlimited data. More importantly, i plan to use my big a$$ screen to watch tons of streaming movies and STICK it to the big red company while I suck up bandwidth in retaliation to sticking us customers with their net neutrally restrictions. I am a proud US citizen and want to enjoy my freedom of choice. And if I can choose a case for my GS3, it would be the Brown Argos flip cause it matches my wife’s beautiful eyes.I would show off my Argos case wrapped GS3 a if it were the centerfold of Heff’s magazine.
    God I love my country. Im glad we have choices. Lets keep it that way!

  • c4v3man

    I wanted to retain my unlimited data, so I bought my last subsidized upgrade on Verizon, the GS3. That, and I wanted newer hardware with a large mod-community, which has been good on previous Galaxy phones.

    I’d like the brown Argos case, but would take either color.

  • anthonyeugene

    I simply got the s3 because… no reason to go into detail it speaks for itself.

    I’ll take a blue case please and thank you.

  • mjs1124

    I bought the Galaxy S3 because it is an awesome phone and to keep my Verizon unlimited.I would love to win the black Argos. I was actually thinking of buying this case after seeing it on the Spigen SGP site.

  • thomas browb

    I chose the galaxy s3 cause I currently have the Droid x which is really slow. I just want top of the line and smoothness when using my phone. Even typing this is a bit delayed. Still waiting on the galaxy s3 I preordered. And if I win I would like a blue folio flip case. Looks like it protects pretty well. Thanks

  • Harrison Kaminsky

    Every member of my family is an Android user and has been since the original Droid was released on Verizon. I’d never consider getting an iPhone. We actually ordered 4 Galaxy S3’s, and can’t wait to get them. My parents were both on 3G plans and wanted to get a 4G phone so they could be grandfathered in to Verizon’s old plan and not move to family share. We were granted that when we pre-ordered their phones. My brother and I ordered them because we’re huge Android fanatics and always want the newest technology. We use a lot of data each month and it’s always great to have a speedy phone to deal with all of the downloading/uploading. We also do a lot of streaming from Netflix, Spotify, Pandora and other services. Also none of our old phones have ICS yet and we didn’t feel comfortable using any of the leaks coming out, because you guys kept telling us to “flash at our own risk,” haha. We’d rather get them OTA but since that doesn’t look to be happening anytime soon, I’d rather get the newest and greatest phone along with ICS out of box. And the prospect of it upgrading to Jelly Bean by the end of July makes me extremely excited as well. Can’t wait to test out Google Now and see how much better it is than Siri. The screen looks amazing, like all other Samsung phones, and the battery is a huge step up from what’s in my Bionic. I’d also like to test out S-Voice and all the other Samsung apps built in. The new camera functions (like panorama photos) look pretty sweet also. Another reason is that I feel that with Motorola, I got frustrated many times with their lack of support for their old phones, while Samsung tends to go back and update their older phones to newer OS’s as they come out, and they do it pretty quickly as well. (Even though the S2 won’t be getting Jelly Bean, but that’s due to hardware issues. I’m sure they’ll still send them minor updates for a while though.) You’d think with Google’s acquisition of Motorola Mobile, they’d be up to date with all that! Oh well… Thanks for all the great reviews and news by the way, it’s great to wake up every morning and check up on my Twitter feed on my Bionic and see all the news you guys put out there while I was sleeping. Keep up the great work!

    I’d love to get the red folio case for my Mom’s S3, her birthday is coming up! If you run out of red, I could go for white as well! Any case would really do! Thanks.

  • I choose the GS3 because it was the best phone available for my last upgrade (because I refuse to lose my unlimited data). The grey Folio for me, but really I’d be happy with any of them.


    I bought the Galaxy S III simply for the amount of tasks I can do with it, NFC, fast GPS, and a huge screen to boot!

  • nightscout13

    I bought the GS3 for a number of reasons. This was my last upgrade available with option of keeping unlimited Data. I always liked having physical button’s on the bottom, like on the Droid Charge, so that there are no accidental menu selections. The 2100 mAh battery, the 28nm SoC, NFC, removable storage, LTE, and 4.8 screen. I would be interested in the red folio case, Thanks!

  • Have lived with a Palm Pre Plus for two years, good reason to move up to the 16gb Blue from Verizon. I’d love the black Argos, but beggars can’t be choosers.

  • Galaxy S3 is the Iphone Killer and now Apple needs to come up with a GS3 Killer! I like the grey folio!

  • dsnotgood

    i like having the new phones so i got it. i would like the black argos.

  • its the best phone

    black argos

  • interstellarmind

    I chose the SGSIII, because I want the best mobile computing device! I would like the Blue folio case!

  • Unlike many others here, I bought the S3 because it’s pretty. It looks good and does what I want it to do. Plus, my Bionic was driving me a little crazy some days. I think the blue Folio would make my S3 even prettier.

  • KSoriano32

    I bought the GS3 because it was time to move on to the best phone out there, the GS3. If I were to win I would love the brown Argos case.

  • Alex Mosqueda

    i bought the GSIII simply because i wanted to keep my unlimited data on verizon but also because in my opinion at this point it is the best phone available on verizon right now so why not make my last upgrade an amazing one πŸ™‚ as for the cases i would like a blue folio one

  • Davros

    I ordered the S3 even though I have a GNex because I had 1 last subsidized upgrade to get
    as I intend to keep my unlimited data. Blk Argos for me.

  • I’ll be blunt, I choose the S3 to get my hands on one last phone upgrade before the Share Data plans came into effect. I would like the black Argos.

  • axxis

    I chose the GS3 because i wanted to have a phone to put inside the black folio i just won?…too forward?

  • Bassdj

    I bought the Galaxy SIII because, well, I use 21+ GB a month. Plus, the phone is awesome with all of its features, even though I will probably root and install a custom ROM anyways πŸ˜› If I were to win, I’d like to have the Brown Argos case! Thanks!

  • I decided to upgrade my Droid X for the GSIII to retain my unlimited data plan. I would like the Argos Leather Flip case in white or black.

  • I got the SGS3 because I love my Gnex, had an upgrade, still had unlimited data, and what eva what eva I do what I want! -Blue folio plz

  • Bionicman

    i want a Galaxy S3 to replace my wifes aging iphone 4 with a superior phone. it’ll make her see the wonders of android!

  • Zachary F

    I was due for a upgrade and wanted to keep my Unlimited Data and other than the Galaxy Nexus the GS3 had the best specs so I went with that, 2GB of RAM! Global GSM support coming soon in a update and the hackablity of Samsung phones vs Motorola is why I choose the Galaxy S 3. My Droid X has served me well but I can’t wait to get my GS3.

    Oh and as far as cases go I’d like the Blue Folio case πŸ™‚

  • Daniel Hernandez

    I bought the galaxy s 3 due to my prior experiences with samsung galaxy products I’ve had all three generations of the Samsung galaxy beginning from the galaxy s. I will always be a samsung fan, Samsung never fails me.
    If I were to win I would like the blue folios cover

  • I bought one for my data loving wife so she could keep her unlimited plan. Her favorite color is blue so I suppose I would prefer the blue one!

  • agorski3

    I needed a new phone and this seemed like a good one. I would not mind having the black Argos.

  • javikid

    I would love to have the white one for my new Version S3 πŸ™‚

  • runngun21789

    The Droid Inc. is looking a little long in the tooth with it’s third replaced screen, second battery cover, no camera lens cover, and a speaker that sounds as if its in a tin can. In short… desperately needed to upgrade and after much reading I wanted a strong, highly backed phone (by the community obviously, not by the manufacturer). Blue or grey of the Folio.

  • Brent

    I chose the S3 because it is the best phone on the market. I have been a Crackberry user for years but it is now time to switch to Android. I would like to win the grey Folio case

  • KK

    My DX is dying and I had an upgrade and wanted to keep my unlimited data. It doesn’t hurt that this phone is awesome. Either the blue folio or the screen protector.

  • Mason Lammers

    To be honest, I waited until the day before we would lose out on unlimited data to upgrade, but decided I didn’t want to be tied down by data limits and the SGIII was a solid choice in the Verizon linup. I ended up a believer in this device after some steller reviews on DL, just wishing I would have preordered earlier and have the device in my hand today.

    I actually went all in on it and upgraded for my wife and I both, so two new toys for two DL fans. (Yes that did sound dirty)

    I would be game for anything because either my wife or I would get it so color isn’t as big of an issue, but if I had to choose I would ask for the black Argos.

  • Ausitn

    I always read this site, and around April and May (or even earlier) you guys were posting all the rumors about the S3. I knew it had to be a good one. I have my Droid X now, and loved my time with it, but it is too outdated for today. The S3 is gonna be one of fastest if not the fastest phone, so I should be on top of the food chain for a little. It looks like a very nice phone, as long as I get touchwiz off ASAP! Haha, it does have some cool features though.

    If I were to win, I would like the blue Folio Faux case.

    Thanks Kellex! Keep up the news!

  • Howard Hedger

    Ha, that’s an easy one…
    Sent from my Droid X

    • Howard Hedger

      oh, and Brown Argos

  • Went with the GS3 so I could re-up my unlimited data plan.
    also I’m hoping the Android Dev Community shows a lot of love to the gs3 so we can have lots of Rom m kernals.

    if I win let me get that grey follio case.. thx DL

    to ha3

  • I paid full retail for the S3 because I wanted to keep unlimited data and I wanted something hackable (fingers crossed) with a beefy spec list. I haven’t even received a shipping notification from VZW for it but I already have a pack of Steinheil Ultra Nano Clear screen protectors in my desk drawer for when the day comes. So I guess I’ll take the grey Folio

  • Got it because I needed a top notch smartphone
    1 brown Argos

  • Jenn P

    I bought the S3 because of the screen size and my Evo is on it’s last leg. I would love to have the white Argos.

  • Sgapp

    I got the S3 because I was tired of my TB running out of juice. Would love to win the black argos!

  • Bassdj

    Whoops, double post, sorry

  • situman

    Chose the S3 simply because it is the best phone out there right now on Verizon for my upgrade.

    1 white argos please

  • Jon

    I bought the S3 because I had one more upgrade on my family account and my mom’s phone was dying. She’ll either get the new phone or my GNex. I won’t be picky…any of the cases would be great.

  • Clint O

    Wish they’d expand these cases to other phones. (Gnex) Would be nice to have the Folio Faux

  • BAoxymoron

    I choose the S3 primarily to keep my unlimited data but also because of the integrated LTE chip and larger than normal battery size. I also like the size of the device… and frankly my og droid is ready for retirement… and I’ll take the red folio

  • Well my contract is up and I really like a style of it and all the features on it. Also it will probely get jelly bean.
    I would like a blue Folio

  • Mr. Wiggles

    I chose the Samsung Galaxy SIII cause it’s the best phone out there. πŸ™‚ I would love to win the Red Folio case!!!

  • SFC3RD

    I chose the galaxy S3 to keep my unlimited data. I would like to have the brown Argos. Thanks, DL.

  • mustbepbs

    I chose to buy the Galaxy S3 because I wasn’t able to purchase the Galaxy S2 being on Verizon, and from everything I’ve read and seen, it is a very solid phone that I want to last me the full contract. I’d love the Blue Folio case to go with my Pebble Blue GS3 πŸ™‚

  • I chose the GSIII because its the coolest thing since sliced bread. And I loves me some sliced bread. I also thought it might help me in my conquest of the universe, since it is so darn powerful. I have never won anything in my life, so it would be cool if I could win the blue folio case to go with my beautiful blue GSIII. Unless it is a completely different blue color than the phone, in which case I want black. I can’t be conquering the Universe with two different shades of blue. That’s just tacky and my conquered people wouldn’t take me seriously and not slice my bread juuuuust right. ‘Cause I loves my sliced bread sliced juuuuust right.

  • legalkill

    Unlimited Data- Would have looked at this and the HD Maxx but alas the data won. (Argos Brown)

  • i bought the S3 beczuse i wanted to keep my unlimited data and already have a nexus so it was the next best thing….ill take anything i can get : )

  • I got the S3 because it’s a beast of a phone period.
    Would love to win the Black Argos.

  • Webb E

    Chose the S3 because my DX is dying a slow death and the S3 seems to be a nice little upgrade… brown Argos please πŸ˜‰

  • Honestly, I was holding out for the HD Razr but I MUST keep my precious unlimited data for at least another 2 years, so the S3 was a compromise :/

    White or Black Argos here please.

  • i bought the s3 because i didnt want to lose my unlimited data and i already had a nexus so this was the next best thing!

  • Got an S3 for its big display and also to keep my unlimited data πŸ˜›

    blue folio pretty please ^^

  • I chose the s3 because of the way Samsung designed it to share. I bought my wife one as well so we could use the features like buddy and share shot, the and s beam. I also feel this is one of the best designs of a device Samsung has produced thus far. It’s sleek, super fast, light, and the 4.8 inch display is amazing. If I win I would love the black Argos case.

  • chose the galaxy s3 because i needed to keep my unlimited data and I’m always looking for the latest and greatest hardware. And because Kellex said so.

    1 white Argos please!

  • MJ

    Do we really need to say why one would buy a Galaxy S3? Come on… It’s the top spec phone on the market.

    “black Argos”

  • Any of the Argos would suit me fine. I preordered my Galaxy S3 for a couple of reasons. I like the specs on this phone, and I needed to lock in 2 more years of my unlimited data!!!

  • tpags

    I bought the S3 cause I wanted to be 1 with nature!

    Grey folio please. ;D

  • triangle8

    It’s the best phone on Verizon right now. I’d love the screen protector, but would also be happy with any of the cases.

  • bigdad

    I choose the S3 because it is a considerable step up in all of my must have categories: screen,processor and battery life (compared to my rezound). I would love to have either the black or brown flip case. Thanks much!

  • I bought the S3 because my OG Droid was reaching the end of it’s glorious life, and the S3 is one of the top phones out right now. I would like the black argos case.

  • I pre ordered (2) S3’s because of the specs, but primarily because this was my last chance to upgrade before the dreaded Verizon share plans. If I were fortunate enough to win I would prefer the blue Folio.

  • kilbasar

    Like others, the S3 was my last and only option to get an upgraded without losing unlimited 4G. But I also love the massive screen and swappable battery. I’d love to try out the brown Argos or the blue Folio!

  • JDub429

    Beautiful screen, smoothness, ICS (soon to be JB), the OS options look amazing and fun, plus it’s cheaper than a couple other ‘new’ phones. Ultra Nano Clear screen protector.

  • It was finally time for me to upgrade the Droid Eris and this device won between the Nexus and Incredible 4G. The 2GB of onboard RAM was the ultimate winner for me. 1 grey folio please…

  • chose the galaxy s3 because i needed to keep my unlimited data and what other phone/choice did i have (razor? pft).

    And if i win can i have the the black Argos.

    Thanks kellex and crew.

  • Muddy B00ts

    I chose the SIII because the screen is beautiful and the 2GB RAM is relatively futureproof. I’d love the brown Argos, but really anything would be great.

  • Jakemerrell

    I purchased the GS3 because I wanted to use my upgrade before the share everything plan. I would like the black case!

  • I had the HTC Thunderbolt and overall regardless of roms and rooting it is an OK device, not great but OK. I decided to use my dads upgrade on the phone line to get the galaxy s3 and give the thunderbolt to my sister(since she breaks every phone she owns and she cant have insurance on her phones anymore shes had 8 this year.) The galaxy looked like a solid choice and the ability to keep my unlimited sealed the deal.

    • Oh i like them all so if i win anything ill be happy πŸ˜€

  • Eric_D

    I bought the S3 because it is the most badass phone EVER! That and the phone’s sexiness just makes me want to party! I’d love a white argos flip to match the sexy white s3 I purchased. πŸ™‚

  • I am buying an S3 due to the unprecedented amount of RAM! I would like the Brown or White Argos Case. In that order.

  • Lorena

    I was happy with my bionic but since my husband got a new shiny white S3 why shouldn’t I get the same. I would like the brown argos case.

  • Robert Perkovich

    I want to win this for my dad. He switched to this phone to avoid shared data. 1 blue folio.

  • acgr4me

    I chose the S3 because I had an upgrade coming and I didn’t want to lose my unlimited data. Other than that it seems like a really solid phone. I wanted the MAXX because of the battery life but that is ok, I will make the sacrifice. I would be interested in the white case. Thanks guys.

  • I chose the SGS3 because I am still rocking the OG Droid and while that is a solid phone, It is on its last nerves. Barely hanging on by a thread, its near damn impossible for anything to load on time as apps nowadays require more power and the 550mhz / 256mb of RAM just isnt cutting it for me. Moving to the SGS 3 will be a massive upgrade for me, and I’m looking forward to it dearly now!

    As far as the case goes, I like the leather Argos case in black !

  • Ryan Weicker

    I bought the S3 because I like the universal release of the phone, the attention to the user experience, the great guts, and because my Droid X has had a great run. Plus, Samsung makes a good product! Black Argos for me if I’m lucky. πŸ™‚

  • Gimp_Ninja

    Because it was the first phone I could buy with a Snapdragon S4 in it (and for the unlimited data). Blue folio!

  • Aardvark99

    I chose the s3 since it was more powerful than the GNex and is bound to be very popular (thus lots of accessories and dev support hopefully close to a nexus device).

    I like the looks brown argos, so that one please!

  • I chose the GS3 because I had a line to upgrade before the cutoff for shared plans and the fact that there really wasn’t any other phone to compete with it. I’d like
    1 white Argos or
    1 blue Folio. But really anything would do πŸ™‚

  • I chose the S3 for the specs, broad adoptionsupport, and to STAY OUT OF SHARE EVERYTHING PLANS AT VERIZON!!! I like the Folio case (blue preferred).

  • Todd Van Laningham

    I bought the Galaxy S3 cuz it’s dang sexy. Red folio please.

  • Tommy Thompson

    Part of the reason I chose the S3 was the universal design and the amount of accessories that would be available because of it. I like the Folio case.

  • Stacy DellOrfano

    1. In the comments, tell us why you chose to buy a Galaxy S3.
    I opted for the S3 because I did not want to lose my unlimited data by waiting for the Maxx HD (I currently have the Droid X). I am a fan of American products but wavered to keep my data. I do like Samsung phones and have actually gotten my mother one for Christmas 2 years ago and my sister one last year. So now I guess we are all Samsung Galaxy Girls….

    2. Then tell us which of these cases or screen protector you would like. Your choices are:

    *We have 1 black Argos, 1 white Argos, 1 brown Argos, 1
    red Folio, 1 blue Folio, 1 grey Folio, and a Ultra Nano Clear screen
    protector.To be honest, I would be happy to win any of them and would not be picky but rather thankful if I was one of the lucky ones.