However, as per a fresh report by SamMobile, the Korean smartphone maker has delayed the launch of Samsung Galaxy S4 mini. According to this report, Samsung will now be launching Galaxy S4 mini in the week starting July 15, 2013, compared to the earlier date of week of May 20, 2013 as the launch week. The website has not stated any specific reason for this delay.
The existence of Samsung Galaxy S4 mini was recently confirmed via Samsung's UAPROF website. As far as the specifications are concerned, the Samsung Galaxy S4 mini will supposedly have a 4.3-inch qHD display. The smartphone is said to pack in 8-megapixel camera and run on Android 4.2.2 out of the box along with a layer of Samsung's own Touch Wiz Nature UX. Connectivity options reportedly include 3G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and AGPS.
As per rumours, it is being touted that Samsung will launch Galaxy S4 mini in four variants. The first will be a single SIM phone that has the model number GT-I9190, which will come with a quad-core processor and support HSPA+. Samsung Galaxy S4 mini GT-I9192, on the other hand, is a dual-SIM variant which has a dual-core processor and also supports HSPA+. The Korean smartphone-maker will also be releasing Samsung Galaxy S4 mini GT-I9195, which will support LTE. Lastly, the model number GT-I9198 is for the Samsung Galaxy S4 mini that will be launched in China. This model is unlikely to be launched in other markets.
The alleged pictures of this smartphone had leaked online a month back.
So far there is no word on what will be the price of Samsung Galaxy S4 mini and whether it will be launched in India in the near future.