Samsung Galaxy S5 mini pictured next to the full-sized model

The Samsung Galaxy S5 mini is a smaller, lower-spec'd version of Sammy's new flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S5. It will keep some of the features seen on the full-sized model such as the IP67 certification that makes the device dust and waterproof. In addition, the "mini" will have a fingerprint scanner embedded in the home button, and a heart rate monitor on the back of the device...
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39 Comments

27. flipjzn

Posts: 257; Member since: Jun 22, 2012

Samsung Galaxy Minis suck! I got a 2 month old S4 mini duos that keeps freezing and worst of all, I still haven't received the KitKat update! );

28. wedhos

Posts: 12; Member since: Jun 10, 2013

seemed galaxy mini s5 will come a little late in my country, I'd better wait for samsung sm-g750h (k mega) and samsung sm-g850f (s5 active galaxy) are already certified in my state

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30. kent-gaga

Posts: 609; Member since: Apr 10, 2012

the usb port is not covered by any flaps so it's not water resistant am i right?

33. spiderpig2894

Posts: 597; Member since: Jan 10, 2012

I know, right? I noticed that too. An exposed USB 2.0 port with no flaps. So it couldn't be IP certified.

39. phljcnth

Posts: 553; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

But look at the gasket at the battery cover. It's so confusing!

31. AfterShock

Posts: 4146; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

Is that a S3 with lesser specs?

35. Genersis

Posts: 219; Member since: May 29, 2013

There's no way this thing is running the ageing Mali 400, surely? More likely, it will run the Mali 450, which has a similar performance to it's mini peers.

37. salaal

Posts: 109; Member since: Dec 08, 2013

I think it will have a new exynos 5255 quad dual core a15 1.7GHz dual core a7 1.3GHz Mali T-624 MP3 1.5gb ram 8mp camera 2mp front All s5 features 720p screen
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