Samsung Galaxy S 4 mini

80
Engadget
Score
80

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Model

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Camera
yes
Internal memory
8 GB
Screen size
4.3 inches

General

Type
Smartphone (Android)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])

Camera

Camera
yes (8 megapixels) (Records video, Digital zoom, Flash) (yes)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS)

Storage

Internal memory
8 GB

Connectivity

WiFi
yes

Media

Media playback
yes (MP3, WAV) (h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4) (Streaming / internet) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Messaging

SMS
yes
MMS
yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML
Email
yes (Push email)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Apps

Apps (default)
Array

Carriers

Regions offered
Array

Radio type

Comm standard
Array

Display

Screen size
4.3 inches
Screen type
OLED (Active) (Color) (Backlit)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
no

Hardware

CPU
1.7 GHz
RAM
1.5 GB

Other features

Flight mode
yes