Smaller 4-inch phone to be officially unveiled later this week.
Samsung today confirmed that they will be revealing a 4-inch version of their flagship Samsung Galaxy S III later this week. While the phone doesn’t yet have a name, Samsung mobile chief JK Shin said that increased interest in Europe for a 4-inch smartphone is what led to the company deciding to release a smaller version of the S III.
While no other formal details were given, full specifications and images of the phone have already leaked online, with website MobileGeeks being the first to post both the phone’s specs and images.
Display: 4.0 inch Super AMOLED display with 800 × 480 pixels, 16.67 million colors, capacitive touchscreen, multi-touch.
CPU: STE U8420 dual-core 1.0 gigahertz.
Wireless standards: HSPA 14.4/5.76 900/1900/2100, EDGE / GPRS 850/900/1800/1900.
Camera: 5 megapixel with auto focus and LED Flash, Resolution 2592 x 1944 pixels / VGA front.
RAM: 1 GB.
Flash memory: 16 GB with MicroSD card slot (expandable to max 32 GB).
Operating System: Google Android 4.1 “Jelly Bean.”
Connections: MicroUSB port, 3.5mm Kopfhörer-/Headset-Anschluss.
Wireless: Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi a / b / g / n 2.4/5 GHz, DLNA, NFC (UICC , optional).
Battery: 1500 mAh.
Dimensions: 121.55 x 62.95 x 9.85 mm.
Housing Material: Plastic.
No word yet on pricing and availability, but this should be released soon after Samsung makes the official reveal.