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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Krew, Dec 18, 2012.

  1. Krew

    Krew Newbie
    Thread Starter

    I've noticed a lot of games are not compatible with my phone from the play store. Even though the app itself says it's S3 compatible. I guess it's because the Metro PCS name they gave to the phone? I checked the build.prop and the phone is named differently SCH-R530M to be exact. Would it be safe to change the build.prop? Or is there a safer way?

    Thanks.
     



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  2. tiede

    tiede Android Expert

    The safer way would be to contact the app developer and let them know that SCH-R530M is actually a branding of the SGS3.
    Otherwise, it's build.prop edit for you!
     
  3. Krew

    Krew Newbie
    Thread Starter

    So I guess you can't download the games either right? I was just wondering, since a lot of people haven't really said anything about this.
     
  4. tiede

    tiede Android Expert

    I'd just bypass the playStore and sideload the game using the apk if I needed it...
    Most likely, others are doing just the same, which is why you don't see it mentioned.

    And if I'm not mistaken, once the app is downloaded, you can update it on the market if the link is fixed... you just can't initially install it. (Please correct me if I'm wrong here, someone).
     
  5. kungfu411

    kungfu411 Android Enthusiast

    All my games runs smooth as butter just purchased nova3 $6 from the market runs nice. temple run... and all my old games shawdo gun, angry birds, samurai 2 asphalt 6 ect..purchased 7 for a buck stupid game wouldn't let me play till i login to my Facebook ? got rid of it and my money back, all i wanted to do was race oh well..
     

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The Samsung Galaxy S3 release date was May 2012. Features and Specs include a 4.8" inch screen, 8MP camera, 1GB RAM, Exynos 4412 Quad processor, and 2100mAh battery.

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