After launching the Galaxy S4, Samsung looks all set to launch the
Galaxy S4 mini. As per a news report by SamMobile
, Samsung Galaxy S4
mini will sport a 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED display with 256ppi. The
smartphone will allegedly come with 1.6GHz dual-core processor. It is
expected to run on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) along with TouchWiz Nature
Samsung Galaxy S4 on the other hand features a 5-inch full-HD
screen with a resolution of 1080x1920 pixels, and pixel density of
441ppi. It is powered by 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor in some
regions, and a 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor in others.
It has 2GB of RAM and a PowerVR SGX544MP3 triple-core GPU.
camera, Samsung Galaxy S4 packs in 13-megapixels rear shooter and a
2-megapixel one on the front. The Galaxy S4 also offers more camera
features including dual-shot, employing the use of both front and back
camera, an eraser shot mode to remove people from photos, and a
Cinemagram like feature called Cinema Photo, among several other tricks.
Galaxy S4 is expected to be hit retail shelves by April 26 and will
come in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB variants but will also feature a microSD
card slot for expanding the storage.
Even earlier there have been
news reports regarding Samsung working on multiple products under its
Project J. Samsung Galaxy S4 mini is also a part of this Project J along
with the rumoured Samsung Smart Watch. Currently, there is no word on
when Samsung Galaxy S4 mini will be available in India. However, as per
SamMobile, Samsung will be launching Galaxy S4 mini in both single-SIM
and dual-SIM variants.
It is noteworthy, that Samsung had also
introduced a mini version of its Galaxy S III in October 2012. Samsung
Galaxy SIII mini features a 4-inch screen and runs Android 4.1 Jelly
Bean. It is powered by a dual-core 1GHz processor and features a
5-megapixel camera. It has a 1500 mAh battery and 8/16GB internal
However, Samsung Galaxy SIII mini has not been
launched in India so far and there are reports indicating that it is
unlikely to make it to the country.