Samsung made all the heads turn, when the South Korean tech giant launched its flagship smartphone Galaxy S3 in May. Following the success of the handset, which has till now achieved over 30 million sales in just 5 months of its release, Samsung assured that it will launch the miniature version of the Galaxy S3 for those who cannot afford to spend a whopping cost of Rs 34,900.
Unveiled on October 11, Galaxy S3 Mini has been released in several markets including UK, but, so long the handset had not turned towards India. However, it seems like the official release of the handset is not too far as Galaxy S3 Mini has appeared online.
In a recent development, Galaxy S3 Mini has been listed by Tradus.com, an online retailer site for a price of Rs 24,349.
As far as the specs are concerned, Galaxy S3 Mini sports a 4 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with 800 x 400 pixel resolution, 1GHz dual-core processor, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS, 5MP rear camera, VGA camera front camera for video calling, 8GB/16GB internal storage options, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB, 1GB RAM, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth, NFC, micro USB 2.0 and a 1,500 mAh Li-ion battery.
Moreover, being a miniature version of Galaxy S3, the handset comes integrated with all the exclusive S features including S Voice, Smart Stay, Direct Call, Smart Stay, Buddy Photo Share and S Beam.
Top 5 Competitors of Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
As Galaxy S3 Mini is about to enter the Indian smartphone arena, it is likely to enter a direct fight with the other smartphones that are available in the market for quite sometime. Below are five such noteworthy smartphones that can be claimed as the top challengers to Galaxy S3 Mini.