Samsung Unveils 4 Inch Galaxy S III Mini

Galaxy-S-III-MiniSamsung has listened to those who wanted a compact version of Galaxy S III phone. As the slim and small sized smartphones are making good marks in various markets, Galaxy S III Mini will serve the Samsung lovers with stripped-down version of mighty Galaxy S III.

Galaxy S III Mini comes in between Galaxy S III and Galaxy S II in terms of specifications.

Galaxy S III Mini will carry the design of Galaxy S III and Note 2, while it will boost a 4″ Super AMOLED screen of WVGA resolution (and a PenTile matrix). It will be powered by 1 Ghz processor on a ST-Ericsson NovaThor chipset with two Cortex-A9 cores, 1 GB RAM and Mali-400 GPU.

There would be a 5MP rear camera enabled with sensor and an LED flash along with a front-facing VGA camera too.

Here are the Specs for Samsung Galaxy S III Mini:

  • CPU: Dual-core 1 GHz
  • Chipset: NovaThor U8420
  • OS: Android OS, v4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • Design:
    • Dimensions: 121.6 x 63 x 9.9 mm
    • Weight: 111.5 g
  • Display:
    • Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors,
    • 480 x 800 pixels, 4.0 inches
  • Memory:
    • Internal: 8 or 16 GM
    • RAM: 1 GB
    • Card slot: MicroSD, up to 32 GB
  • Connectivity:
    • GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA 14.4 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v4.0 A2DP, EDR, NFC, MicroUSB v2.0
  • Camera
    • Primary: 5 MP, 2592×1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
    • Secondary: VGA
  • Battery: Standard battery, Li-Ion 1500 mAh

Samsung said that Galaxy S III Mini will be shipped in November 2012 without mentioning the price tag. A British online seller is, however, already taking the pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy S III for Rs. 38,000.