Samsung has launched the mini version of their ultra popular Galaxy S5. Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini borrows the same styling as its big brother but has a smaller 4.5-inch Super AMOLED 720p HD Display with 326ppi and is also IP67 certified which gives it protection from dust and it can be submerged in water up to 1m of depth for 30 minutes.
Galaxy S5 Mini is powered by 1.4GHz Quad-Core Cortex A7 CPU coupled with 1.5-gigabytes of RAM. Internal storage is 16-gigabytes which can further be expanded up to 64-gigabytes using micro-SD cards.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini runs on Android 4.4 KitKat along with Touchwiz UI and all Samsung Galaxy S5 specific applications along with sensors are present in its Mini Version. There’s a bunch of sensors including fingerprint sensor in Home Key, Heart Rate Sensor, Proximity, Ambient, Gyro, Hall and Digital Compass.
Optics of S5 Mini are taken care of by a rear 8-megapixels camera with Autofocus and LED Flash which is able enough to shoot 1080p videos at 30fps. Front camera too is capable of shooting 1080p videos and is of 2.1-megapixels. All Galaxy S5 based camera features are present in S5 Mini.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, NFC only in LTE Version , Bluetooth 4.0 LE, USB 2.0, A-GPS + GLONASS, IR Remote, 150Mbps LTE, 42.2Mbps HSDPA and 2G. The battery inside is 2100 mAh and considering the size of display and power efficient chipset along with Super AMOLED Display it can easily get you through the day.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini will be rolled out gradually starting from Russia and will come in four colors that are Charcoal Black, Shimmery White, Electric Blue and Copper Gold.