galaxy siii mini Galaxy SIII Mini, how does it compare to the full size?

It's official, the Galaxy SIII mini isn’t a high-end Android device, and that shouldn’t be much of a surprise to anyone.

Samsung recently unveiled the miniaturized version of its flagship device, the Galaxy SIII.  The marketing tactic is evident, but as far as consumers are concern, if it’s a decent device and it's affordable then it’ll sell a few.

So here’s the comparison everyone wants to see:

 Galaxy SIII Mini, how does it compare to the full size?

SIII Mini

 Galaxy SIII Mini, how does it compare to the full size?

SIII

Processor

Dual Core @ 1GHz

Quad Core @ 1.4GHz
Dual Core @ 1.5GHz

RAM

1GB

1GB

Storage

8/16GB and microSD up to 32GB

32GB and microSD up to 64GB

Screen

4’’ Super AMOLED 800×480

4.8’’ Super AMOLED 1280×720

OS

Android Jelly Bean

Android Jelly Bean w/ update

Camera

5MP rear and VGA front facing

8MP rear and 1.9MP front facing

Network

3G

4G

Connectivity

Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC

Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC

Battery

1500mAh

2100mAh

 

The differences in specs are apparent, as the SIII mini is a smaller and less powerful device.  The main feature that’s missing in the Mini that may come under fire from consumers is the lack of 4G.  Everything else about the Mini has the mid-range moniker written all over it.