Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is a smaller screen version of Samsung Galaxy S3. Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS, powered by a 1 GHz dual core ST-Ericsson U8420 with 1 GB RAM. The phone has a Mali 400 GPU giving it great graphic performance. The phone features a 4" Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen display with WVGA resolution. The phone has dimensions of 121.6 x 63 x 9.9 mm making it handy and weighs in at just 112 grams.
Camera and Multimedia
The phone sports a 5 MP camera with auto focus and LED flash. The camera comes with additional features such as Geo-tagging, touch focus and face and smile detection. The camera can shoot 720p HD videos. There is also a secondary front facing VGA camera for video calls. The phone is ideal for listening to music in multiple formats such as MP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3 and FLAC. Users can view videos in this device that belong to MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264 and H.263.
Connectivity and Features
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini runs on quad band 2G and tri band 3G networks. The phone can be used to browse the internet via GPRS, EDGE, 3G and Wifi networks. The phone also has Bluetooth 4.0, micro USB 2.1 and optional NFC to cater to other connectivity needs.
Battery and Storage
The phone has a 1500 mAh battery that provides up to 10 hours of talk time. The phone is be available in variants of 8 GB and 16 GB which provide ample storage space for movies, videos, games, applications and much more. The phone also has a micro SD card slot to expand the internal memory by up to 32 GB.
Pros - Latest OS, Dual Core Processor,Sufficient RAM, Sufficient 5MP camera spec.
Cons - Price, Battery life
Pros - jelly bean,snappy processor,good amount of ram
Cons - comparatively smaller screen-should have been at least 4.3 inchtoo much to pay for a mid range smartphone
i recommend the older s2 with 1.2 ghz dual core processor ,same ram and the jelly bean update over the air from samsung