4.5″ Compact Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is Packed with S5-Specific Features!
This year's popular Samsung Galaxy S5 has just received a smaller sibling in the shape of Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini. Compact, smaller, and still carrying the look and feel of Samsung Galaxy S5, the S5 Mini is here to be loved by many users looking forward to smaller screens.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini:
Galaxy S5 Mini not only comes at a cut price of the original SGS5, but also promises to have all that the flagship features. While it may be true to some extent, Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is not Galaxy S5 in its pure form. However, the Mini will definitely be appreciated for its lesser price and smaller screen. Just like the elder brother, Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is also water and dust resistant featuring the fingerprint scanner. It also boasts having the same heart rate monitor with all the flagship-specific software goodies too.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini features a 4.5" Super AMOLED 720p HD display with 1280 x 720 resolution. The smaller device packs a 1.4 GHz quad-core CPU (possibly an Exynos), 1.5 GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage, 8MP rear-facing camera, and a 2.1 front shooter. The device will have microSD card slot, 2100 mAh battery, and will be powered by Android 4.4 KitKat with TouchWiz on top.
As mentioned before, Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is carrying all the soft features of flagship too including Ultra Power Saving Mode, Private and Kids mode, Digital Compass, Accelerator, and more.
Samsung Galaxy S5 will be available in Charcoal Black, Shimmery White, Electric Blue, and Copper Gold as the flagship S5. The Mini device will be available in Russia this month following with a global release by the end of this month. While the pricing is yet to be disclosed, Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is highly expected to fall somewhere around $500.
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