Samsung Mobile Philippines has just announced local availability of their Galaxy S3 Mini smartphone. This Jellybean handset was announced back in October and banked on the growing popularity of the original Galaxy S3.
The handset is way smaller at 4.0 inches and has a much less powerful processor at only 1.0GHz dual-core. It does look like a smaller Galaxy S3 though.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini (i8190) specs:
4-inch Super AMOLED display @ 800×400 pixels
1.0GHz dual-core processor
8GB/16GB internal storage
up to 32GB via microSD
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
5-megapixel (rear) camera w/ AF and LED flash
VGA front camera
Video recording/playback: 720p
GPS w/ aGPS support
FM Radio (RDS)
TouchWiz UI 4.0
Android 4.1 Jellybean
Li-Ion 1500mAh battery
121.55 x 63 x 9.85 mm (dimensions)
Suggested retail price is only Php14,990 and is available in stores this week.