STAY TUNED!
Google Pixel 5 event | Here's how to watch and what to expect
0 d
00: 00: 00

Samsung Galaxy S III mini vs Samsung Galaxy Express 3

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices. Type a model name in the search field of our phone specs comparison tool or pick a popular device from the ones below.

Buy from $300
Buy from $170

Display

Size

4.0 inches
4.5 inches

Resolution

800 x 480 pixels,
233 PPI
800 x 480 pixels,
207 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

59.55 %
62.69 %

Colors

16 777 216
 

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

STE U8420
 

Processor

Dual-core, 1000 MHz
Quad-core, 1300 MHz

GPU

Mali-400 MP
Yes

RAM

1GB
1GB

Internal storage

16GB
8GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS

Android (4.1.2, 4.1.1), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (6.0 Marshmallow)

Battery

Capacity

1500 mAh
2050 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
User replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
5 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Features

EIS, Video calling
Video calling

Front

0.3 MP VGA
2 MP

Design

Dimensions

4.78 x 2.48 x 0.39 inches (121.5 x 63 x 9.9 mm)
5.22 x 2.73 x 0.35 inches (132.6 x 69.3 x 8.9 mm)

Weight

4.23 oz (120.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
4.62 oz (131.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Features

 
Touch sensitive control keys

Keys

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Blue, White
 

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a)

UMTS

900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSPA

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback, Custom equalizer, Preset equalizer
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

DLNA
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS
FM

Additional microphone(s)

Yes
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, OTG, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location

A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible

 
M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Oct 25, 2012
Jul 19, 2016

FCC ID value: A3LGTI8190 link
FCC ID value: A3LSMJ120A link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.01 W/kg
0.99 W/kg

Body

0.89 W/kg
0.72 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.28 W/kg
1.25 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.89 W/kg
1.06 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced

Oct 11, 2012
 
This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.
FCC OKs Cingular's purchase of AT&T Wireless