As was speculated for quite some time when Samsung will launch compact version of its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone, Samsung has introduced today Galaxy S4 Mini. While some may call it younger brother of Galaxy S4, but it is certainly stripped-down version of Galaxy S4, targetted for those customers who can’t afford flagship device but want to get feel and experience of Galaxy S4.
“We appreciate such unprecedented demands for the GALAXY S4 that we aimed to provide users with life companion for a fuller, richer and simpler life. And now, we want to give people more choices with GALAXY S4 mini, similar look & feel of GALAXY S4 for more compact and practical usages ,” said JK Shin, CEO and President of IT & Mobile Communication Division at Samsung Electronics. “The new GALAXY S4 mini provides consumers with a new way to enjoy the flagship GALAXY S4 experience.”
The Galaxy S4 Mini sports a 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED display, and is powered by a 1.7GHz dual-core processor along with 1.5GB of RAM.. This smartphone runs on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) and is packed with a 1,900mAh battery. The Galaxy S4 Mini has an internal memory of 8GB (user-accessible is approximately 5GB). Its memory can be expanded up to 64GB via a microSD card.