With most of the news revolving the Samsung Latest Smart phone Galaxy S5 and the Wearable devices, the South Korean manufacturer has silently launched a variant of the Galaxy S3 mini in Netherlands and Italy. This device is named as Galaxy S3 mini Value Edition with the processor getting upgraded from the original Galaxy S3 mini that was announced way back in 2012 with a 4 inch Super AMOLED display and 5 MP Auto focus camera with LED flash running on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Operating System.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini Value Edition comes with a 4 inch display with a resolution of 480×800 (WVGA) pixels. It is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core Cortex A9 (unspecified chipset) processor coupled with 1 GB of RAM. This device has a 5 megapixel rear camera and also has a VGA (0.3) front facing camera for video calling and for selfies. The Galaxy S III mini Value Edition includes 8 GB of on board memory that can be further expanded up to 32 GB via micro SD card slot.
The Galaxy S III mini Value Edition will be running on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean out of the box but the Galaxy S III mini was based on Android 4.1 Operating System. The smartphone offers quad band GSM and dual-band 3G support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n support, Bluetooth v3.0, Wi-Fi hotspot and GPS with A-GPS connectivity. It comes with inbuilt digital compass, gyroscope, proximity, accelerometer sensors and packs a 1500 mAh battery on the back to power the device.
Specifications of Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini Value Edition
- 4.0 inch WVGA capacitive touch screen display
- 480 × 800 pixels resolution
- 1.2 GHz dual core processor
- Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS
- 5 MP Auto Focus Camera with LED Flash, 720p video recording
- 0.3 MP (VGA) front facing camera
- 1 GB RAM
- 8 GB internal memory, expandable up to 32GB with micro SD card
- Connectivity: 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 / 5 GHz) , Bluetooth v 3.0 and GPS/GLONASS
- FM radio with RDS, 3.5mm audio jack
- 1500 mAh battery
- Dimensions: 9.9 mm thick
- Weight: 112 grams
The Samsung Galaxy S3 mini value Edition is available in Netherlands for 188 Euros (Rs. 15,960) and will be going on sale in selected countries only. The device will be coming in Black, White and Grey variants. Stay tuned for more information and updates.