Samsung Galaxy S3 Discounted $150 for Sprint Pre-Black Friday 2012 Sale

Black Friday 2012 will have huge crowds of people storming into retail outlets to pick up the latest electronics.

However, Sprint is staying ahead of the pack by offering some of its hottest devices for fire sale prices starting on Thanksgiving day.

"Beat the Black Friday crowds! On Nov. 22, Thanksgiving Day, customers can visit or call 1-800-Sprint1 to purchase Samsung Galaxy S3 for only $49.99 – a $150 savings with a new line or eligible upgrade and two-year service agreement," said Sprint in a press release.

Customers will also be able to purchase the Galaxy S2 for $49 on contract, as well as the Galaxy Nexus and Victory 4G for free with a $50 mail-in rebate.

The special will run until Sunday, Nov. 25 in Sprint retail stores and on its online store.

All of these smartphones will require activation on a Sprint everything plan that normally starts at $79.99 per month and that includes taxes and surcharges.

This plan gives customers Truly Unlimited data, text and calling to any mobile, no throttling, no metering, and no overages.

Sprint will also allow smartphone customers to add a 3G/4G tablet to their account with a specially discounted rate plan that includes 1GB of 3G/4G on-network data for only $15 per month or $10 per month for 100MB of data.

The Galaxy S3 price has also been slashed to $50 for customers looking to purchase the handset through Radio Shack.

The $50 Galaxy S3 will also come with a free $50 Google Play Gift Card that Android users could use to purchase apps and games on their devices.

This deal is only available to those looking to purchase the Galaxy S3 with a new contract on Verizon, Sprint or AT&T.