Written By Wahyu Chukin on May 31, 2013 | 6:45 AM
INFO GADGET - Samsung today officially introduced the Galaxy S4 Mini, Thursday (05/30/2013). As the name implies, the device is a version of the "tiny" from the Korean manufacturer's flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S4. Samsung announcement much earlier than previously expected on June 20.
S4 Galaxy Mini brings the screen size of 4.3 inches (960 x 540) which is smaller than the 5-inch display on the Galaxy S4.
This smartphone equipped with a dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 400 (1.7 GHz), 1.5 GB RAM, and 8 GB of internal storage (with 5 GB of free space).
Galaxy S4 Mini internal storage can be enlarged with a micro-SD slot that supports memory cards up to 64 GB capacity.
Galaxy S4 Mini battery pack has a capacity of 1900 mAh or smaller than the Galaxy S4 capacity of 2600 mAh. However, the lower internal components specs of the Galaxy S4 Mini can save battery power.
S4 Galaxy Mini battery pack has a capacity of 1900 mAh or smaller than the Galaxy S4 capacity of 2600 mAh. However, the internal components of the Galaxy S4 specs lower Mini can save battery power.
Complementing these devices, Samsung also immerse rear camera with 8 megapixel resolution, 1.9 megapixel front camera follows, unlike the previous benchmark results using the 2.1 megapixel front camera.
Other capabilities include a number of exclusive features for the latest Samsung devices like the "Sound & Shot" which record the background noise along with photos and panorama mode that can provide a wider perspective. Not to forget, Samsung also has pinned S Translator App and WatchOn.
Galaxy S4 Mini operates with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
"With Galaxy S4 Mini, we want to provide an alternative option that is similar to the Galaxy S4 but more concise and practical," JK Shin said, CEO and President of IT and Mobile Communication Division of Samsung Electronics.
Presence Galaxy S4 Mini has been predicted for a long time because in October of last year Samsung has spawned similar device named Galaxy S III Mini. At that time, the Galaxy SIII Mini was released a few months after the "brother", the Galaxy SIII, entered the market.