The Samsung Galaxy S4 which is the latest flagship model of the Korean company has just gotten smaller with the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini. The company revealed this upcoming smaller model last May but no price tag was revealed. Today, the device is now ready for pre-order in the U.K. via Clove UK and costs £325.00 or approximately $510.
There are two colors to choose from, the black mist and the white frost, both coming with 8 GB of storage space. Those who wish to pre-order the S4 mini will be expecting to get it by early July. And by the way, this will be a SIM free model so you will be able to use this with any GSM network around the world.
If you want to get the Galaxy S4 Mini at a cheaper option then Carphone Warehouse is a good choice. They are also taking in pre-orders for the device but you’ll get tied down to a two year contract. The lowest plan that can be availed is the £27 a month plan which gets you the smartphone for free.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini Technical Specifications
- Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
- 1.7 GHz Dual Core processor
- 4.3″ qHD Super AMOLED screen
- 1.5 GB RAM
- 8 MP rear camera with autofocus and LED flash
- 1.9 MP front facing camera
- 8 GB internal storage (approx 5GB user accessible)
- Wi-FI a/b/g/n 2.4 / 5 GHz
- Bluetooth 4.0
- 1900 mAh removable battery
- 124.6 x 61.3 x 8.94mm
- 107 grams
If you are impressed with the Galaxy S4 but the large screen is not ideal for you then you might be interested in getting its mini version. It offers a similar performance as its bigger brother yet comes in a smaller package.
Some of the key differences between both devices are listed below.
- Galaxy S4 – Plastic battery cover, 130g, 7.9mm ; Galaxy S4 Mini – Plastic battery cover, 107g, 8.9mm
- Galaxy S4 – 5-inch Super AMOLED, 1080p resolution ; Galaxy S4 Mini – 4.3-inch Super AMOLED, qHD resolution
- Galaxy S4 – 16GB, with microSD slot ; Galaxy S4 Mini – 8GB, with microSD slot
- Galaxy S4 – Qualcomm APQ8064T Snapdragon 600 Quad-core 1.9GHz, 2GB RAM ; Galaxy S4 Mini – Qualcomm MSM8930 Snapdragon 400, 1.7GHz dual-core, 1.5GB RAM
- Galaxy S4 – 13MP with LED flash ; Galaxy S4 Mini – 8MP with LED flash