Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini – Coming to the Philippines soon

If the Galaxy S4 is too expensive for you then you might consider getting the Mini version.

Samsung has just announced the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini for the mid-range smartphone market. It will come in 3 variants — a 4G LTE model, 3G HSPA model, and 3G Dual SIM model.

Check out the specifications:

Network

LTE

2.5G (GSM/ GPRS/ EDGE): 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz

3G (HSPA+ 42Mbps): 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz

4G (LTE Cat 3 100/50Mbps) : up to 6 different band sets (Dependent on market)

3G

2.5G (GSM/ GPRS/ EDGE): 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz

3G (HSPA+ 21Mbps): 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz

Display

4.3”qHD (16:9 wide view) Super AMOLED

AP

1.7 GHz Dual-Core Processor 

OS

Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)

Camera

Rear : 8 megapixel

Front: 1.9 megapixel

Camera Features

Sound & Shot, Night(Low Light Shot), Best Photo, Best Face, Beauty Face(include Live Beauty), HDR (High Dynamic Range), Panorama, Sports, Continuous Shot

Video

Codec: MPEG4, H.264, H.263, VC-1, VP8, WMV7/8, Sorenson Spark

Audio

Codec: MP3, AMR-NB/WB, AAC/AAC+/eAAC+, WMA, Vorbis(OGG), FLAC, apt-X

Additional Features

Group Play: Share Music, Share Picture, Share Document, 

Play Games

Story Album, S Translator

S Travel (TripAdvisor), S Voice™,

S Health (Downloadable from Samsung Apps)

Samsung Adapt Display, Samsung Adapt Sound

Safety Assistance, Samsung Link, Screen Mirroring, HomeSync, Smart Switch

Samsung KNOX 

Google Mobile Services

Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Messenger,

Google Play Store, Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk,

Google Local, Google Navigation, Voice Search, Chrome

Availability of Google Play Books, Play Movies, Play Music, 

Play Magazine varies by region.

Connectivity

WiFi 5.0GHz a/b/g/n

GPS + GLONASS

Bluetooth® v4.0 (LE), NFC(LTE version only)

IR LED (Remote Control) 

Sensor

Accelerometer, Light, Proximity, Gyro, Magnetic

Memory

8GB Internal memory (User Memory approximately 5GB) + microSD (up to 64GB), 1.5GB RAM


*User memory space may be less than the total memory space due to system files. User memory may differ by region, carrier, and supporting language, and may change after software upgrade.

Dimension

124.6 x 61.3 x 8.94mm, 107g (3G Dual SIM version:108g)

Battery

1,900mAh

No news yet on the price and availability here in the Philippines. We’re guessing it’s going to be in the 15 to 20 thousand range.