Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini (2015) review
The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini (SGH-I257). The list of the competitors most often compared to the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini smartphone.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini (SGH-I257) smartphone released in 2015. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8930AB chipset, 1.5 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini runs on Android OS v4.4 (KitKat) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 1900 mAh battery. It features a 4.3 inches AMOLED display with 540 x 960 px resolution. The AMOLED technology is widely used for smartphones because of their gorgeous color reproduction abilities and very deep blacks.
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- Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini specifications
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Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini (SGH-I257) specifications
- Galaxy S4 Mini
- 107 g
- 124.6 x 61.3 x 8.9 mm
- SIM type
- Micro SIM
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini runs on Android OS v4.4 (KitKat) out of the box, but the Galaxy S4 Mini's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Android OS v4.4 (KitKat)
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8930AB
- Dual-core 1.7 GHz Krait 300
- Adreno 305
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 4.3 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 540 x 960 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- Super AMOLED
- 4.3 inches
- 540 x 960 px
The smartphone's memory (1.5 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (8 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 1.5 GB
- Internal storage
- 8 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this smartphone.
- Front camera
- 1.9 MP
- Rear camera
- 8 MP
3264 x 2448 px
Galaxy S4 Mini is 3G and 4G capable. This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. The Galaxy S4 Mini comes with Near Field Communications (NFC) functionality for transferring content with other NFC-enabled devices. This Samsung smartphone has FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
- v4.0, A2DP, LE
- A-GPS, GLONASS
- FM radio
- yes, with RDS
- microUSB 2.0
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 1900 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 1900 mAh
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display. The Galaxy S4 Mini has Dual SIM capability, which means that you can insert two different SIM cards and use them both from one phone.
- Corning Gorilla Glass 2
- Official site
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini (SGH-I257) pictures
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini's (SGH-I257) comparisons
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