Samsung Galaxy S III Mini
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Samsung Galaxy S III Mini GT-I8190
|Slogan||Small in size. Big on performance.|
|Compatible networks||2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
3G: HSDPA 900/1900 /2100 MHz
3.5G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
|First released||November 2012|
|Availability by country||International|
|Related||Samsung Galaxy S III|
|Dimensions||121.6 x 63 x 9.9 mm|
|Weight||111.5 g (3.93 oz)|
|Operating system||Android OS v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean OS) with TouchWiz UI|
|CPU||1 GHz Dual-core ARM Cortex-A9|
|GPU||ARM Mali-400MP (single-core)|
|Memory||1 GB RAM|
|Storage||8 GB or 16 GB flash memory|
|Removable storage||microSD up to 32 GB|
|Data inputs||Capacitive Glass, headset controls, Proximity sensor, 3-axis Gyroscope, Magnetometer, Accelerometer, aGPS|
|Display||4 in (100 mm) Super AMOLED PenTile 800x480 resolution (~233 ppi)|
|Rear camera||5 Mpx with auto focus, 720p 30 fps full HD video recording. Single LED flash.|
|Front camera||Yes, VGA|
|Connectivity||HSPA, Bluetooth 4.0+LE, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot, DLNA, Kies Air, USB 2.0 High-Speed, NFC (NFC version only, GT-I8190MBNDBT)|
|Other||Wi-Fi hotspot, Google Play, Social Hub, Readers Hub and Game Hub|
The Samsung Galaxy S III Mini (GT-I8190) is a touchscreen-based, slate-sized smartphone designed and manufactured by Samsung. It was announced in October 2012 and released in November 2012. The Galaxy S III Mini tech specifications includes a 4 inch Super AMOLED Display, dual-core processor running at 1 GHz with 1 GB of RAM, 5 megapixel rear camera and a front-facing camera for video calls or self-portrait photography.
It is a bite-sized cousin of the Samsung Galaxy S3 and it comes with the basic necessities on its bigger brother such as Pop-Up Play, Best Photo, Smart Stay, Direct Call, S Voice etc. However it lacks an 8 megapixel rear camera, bigger 4.8 inch screen and Corning Gorilla Glass Display like its brother.
This device has a 42h endurance rating. The device initially ran on Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean) but has now been updated to 4.1.2. Other features include Samsung's TouchWiz Skin, S Voice, ChatON instant messaging, Smart alert, Buddy Photo Share, Pop up play, S Suggest, Video Hub, Game Hub 2.0, and the S Beam technology (S Beam only available on special edition GT-I8190N).
Samsung Galaxy Express 
There is also another variant called Galaxy Express (GT-I8730) which was launched in March 2013 featuring a similar design to the Galaxy S3 Mini but with additional features such as 4G LTE, NFC. It also features a bigger 4.5 inch screen with Super AMOLED Plus and retains all the features which the S3 Mini has.
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