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4-inch Samsung Galaxy S III mini officially unveiled

11 October, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
4-inch Samsung Galaxy S III mini officially unveiled - read the full textNo, we didn’t scale the images wrong, it's the new Samsung I8190 Galaxy S III mini that was just announced in Germany. Brought on by an increasing demand for 4" droids with good specs, the S III mini wants to please people who find the 4.8" screen of its big brother to be just too big. Bearing...

 

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WTF is this SAMSUNG? This is the galaxy s advance in a galaxy s duos body yet still better and more useful than iPhone5.

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  • 2012-10-12 08:44
  • an6i

looks fugly

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  • 2012-10-12 08:10
  • vVxY

I think an example of a high end device in a compact body is the Meizu MX. That's actually what I thought the iP5 would look like instead of that elongated mess it turned out to be. In fairness, the iphone would also be an example of 'high end in a compact body'.

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  • 2012-10-12 07:51
  • LKnY

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-12 00:40 from Lh}2 - click to readRight? I can't believe people actually thought Samsung was going to take the EXACT specs of the S3 and just cram it into a 4 inch screen. Like how stupid would that be? However I do think this phone is unnecessary (like alot of phones carrying the Galaxy brand. It's more of a mini S2 if anything because it's specs are beneath that 1 year old former-flagship.

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  • 2012-10-12 07:44
  • LKnY

This is most stupid product ever created by the biggest intellecture property thief in the tech history!

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  • 2012-10-12 07:35
  • u7ma

samsung is the justin bieber of mobile industry.

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  • 2012-10-12 06:55
  • vbMq

may be they created it to make fun of apple i5...

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  • 2012-10-12 06:41
  • v0qT

I am not impressed...

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  • 2012-10-12 06:28
  • 6pJk

does it have usb on the go

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  • 2012-10-12 06:26
  • uta5

does it have usb otg

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  • 2012-10-12 06:24
  • uta5

i want buy this s3 mini 2pcs. one for my sister and one for my girl...yawn

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  • 2012-10-12 05:32
  • tDB@
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-11 20:39 from MDVw - click to readyes, now butter smooth between the lags

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  • 2012-10-12 04:53
  • vm5J

I think Samsung is just using the SIII 'name' to sell this phone by using the name of its best seller phone. Other than its outer shell. There's nothing resembles the SIII.

And if this phone is named SIII Mini, the NoteII should be called SIII Mega.

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  • 2012-10-12 04:47
  • PDQg

My Sgsadvance is still a better choice ..

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  • 2012-10-12 04:35
  • utu5

5MP camera, give me a break. The dual core downgrade is bad enough. How will Samsung (or any other Android phones) compete with the iPhone if the iPhone's primary selling point is that it's small enough to be used by one hand?

Bad move Samsung. I hope there would be another manufacturer who can venture the 4" below market without cutting off on hardware. There's virtually no Android phone below 4" that's good enough to compete with the iPhone.

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  • 2012-10-12 04:22
  • t7Wq

Your first lesson in basic....

10 Goto Pantech Burst (same price range CPU=KRAIT(1.5 ghz)
20 Revel in similar build, with increased performance
30 Smile
End

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  • 2012-10-12 04:12
  • kc9u

I wonder if they just want to piss off Apple by calling a 4-inch phone "Mini"...

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  • 2012-10-12 04:00
  • nWKr

I think they should not have called it "S3 mini" as I personally find it confusing.

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  • 2012-10-12 03:07
  • IaHY

As a consumer, when I see "S3 mini", my first thought is, it will have the same features as S3 but smaller size. But when I read the details, then I know it got a lower spec :(

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  • 2012-10-12 03:05
  • IaHY

Samsung Galaxy S3 mini is a cheaper version of Samsung Galaxy S3 just like Samsung Galaxy W is a cheaper version of Samsung Galaxy S2

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  • 2012-10-12 02:42
  • IVQp

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