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Samsung Galaxy S III Mini coming on October 11?

02 October, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Samsung Galaxy S III Mini coming on October 11? - read the full textInvites are being sent for a Samsung Mobile press event in Germany where a smaller-sized Samsung phone will reportedly be released. The invites sent out today contain the line "So big can be small. And so small can be big." You might also have noticed the characteristic S series logo in the...


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please tell the date of launching in india

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  • 2012-10-29 16:16
  • vGUV

> In reply to Madhur @ 2012-10-10 10:28 from PSL0 - click to read29 k - s3 itself is 24k bro -- s3mini will be around 19k to 23 k in india

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  • 2012-10-17 08:02
  • vGsx

oops.. sorry to say dear but don't be fool.. this s3 mini is in real sense mini..lolzzz..
Primary Camera : 5mp with vga secondary camera
battery..omg.. it will going to vanish this brand very soon..its Li-Ion 1500 mAh..means talk time will be almost 6 to 7 hours only...
its really better to buy galaxy its ur choice...

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  • 2012-10-15 16:16
  • uv1I

pis improve the camera of samsung minis3

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  • 2012-10-15 13:37
  • PSFM

Please can you tell me the exact or approximate price for the Samsung galaxy S3 mini in PKR.

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  • 2012-10-14 19:32
  • KICn

I think because it's a 4 inch screen it won't be a HD display; the original S3 has this selling point. Other than that and maybe some compromises such as the battery it shouldn't be too much of a problem. Hopefully they won't shave too many features and make it more suited to people with smaller requirements.

Samsung are producing new cores which are faster than previous fabrications. So hopefully Samsung are on the ball here and don't produce another Europa which has to be one of the worst smart phones I have owned.

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  • 2012-10-10 15:18
  • m7Hj

Samsung is launching S III mini as Samsung S III have a direct competition with the new 4-inch iPhone 5 as the Galaxy S III has a much larger 4.8-inch display so they are launching S III Mini which costs around 29K.

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  • 2012-10-10 10:28
  • PSL0

> In reply to Dynamac @ 2012-10-07 12:53 from Y}Pi - click to readWhat you're saying will be right if Samsung called it S III mini. But it might end up being something else as the invitation only hints at the "S" brand.
However, Samsung might end up calling it S III mini and it's going to sell like cupcake whether if it'll feature a reduced screen size or underpowered device...
Nevertheless, I might be considering getting one if it'll pack polished specs of the Galaxy Victory 4G LTE L300 of Sprint and priced around 350 USD.

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  • 2012-10-07 22:09
  • na6t

I don't understand the strategy here from Samsung. I think it makes sense to make a smaller version, but if you reduce the specs and call it a mid range device, then it only serves to confuse the valuable SIII brand name. If you are gonna drop specs instead of JUST making the screen smaller, then you need to call it something other than SIII. A pretty stupid marketing decision from what should be an intelligent company.

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  • 2012-10-07 12:53
  • Y}Pi

4.3 is d perfect screen size.....

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  • 2012-10-07 07:50
  • s8bZ

i will surely buy dis if it has dual core 1.2 or 1.5 ghz processor nd 8mp camera.....

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  • 2012-10-07 07:29
  • s8bZ

Samsung with alot of surprise that release early

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  • 2012-10-04 19:16
  • vjr1

Already hold if for a while, it has i9100/i9070 specs @ 4 inch. Indeed 5MP en no stylus at all. A bit simpler S2 but with a "nicer" design(i9300 a like)

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  • 2012-10-04 17:21
  • nccy

here's hoping that it also has a BSI sensor like iphones 4s/5 and xperia line and galaxy s3 hohoho!

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  • 2012-10-04 14:36
  • YTZ0

Also, rumors are that the camera would be 5MP unlike S3 which is a 8MP. I think samsung should not compromise on that

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  • 2012-10-04 10:27
  • vaUE

is there a possibility this might also turn out to be a S series phone with a stylus.. mini version of note for those who felt Note was much bigger to handle?

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  • 2012-10-04 09:20
  • vGZW

So Samsung listens to consumers who cmplain that s3 is too big?

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  • 2012-10-04 03:52
  • IaHY

If it's no wider than 57 to 60mm, I'd seriously consider buying one. IMHO, the size of phones is getting totally ridiculous. You can't even fit one in your pocket. And for me anything wider than 60mm is just not comfy in the hand. You know how chefs talk about 'mouth feel', well phone manufacturers should consider 'hand feel'. I don't want a phablet. I seriously wish Nokia would build some android models, cause they build the best handsets.

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  • 2012-10-03 23:43
  • q2b0

> In reply to lashton @ 2012-10-03 09:37 from i2G8 - click to readAnd how's that?
I thought Samsung released ICS for S2 and released the Galaxy Nexus... Turned out that I was wrong. I even thought Samsung will release JB for S2... OMG!

Samsung may not be the manufacturer of the next Nexus, but releasing JB for S3 doesn't mean they're not!

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  • 2012-10-03 22:07
  • na6X

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-03 14:27 from dW2u - click to read+1
If that was true, Samsung will cover a decent amount of market and the device will be more everyday-friendly...

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  • 2012-10-03 21:52
  • na6X

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