Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

price N/A | launch Sep, 2014

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 3 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Light, and well built
  • IP67 certified dust and water-resistant body
  • Excellent display - bright, rich and colourful
  • Android interface with useful add-ons from Samsung
  • Smooth, slick performance
  • Good camera
  • Excellent battery life, and handy power-saving modes
  • Good call quality
  • Decent loudspeaker

What We Didn't

  • Heart rate sensor, and fingerprint readers are hit-and-miss

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4, Upgradeable to 6.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4.5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 326 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Super AMOLED
  • Scratch Resistant with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Heart Rate
  • Geomagnetic
  • Hall
  • Gyroscope
  • Accelerometer
  • Light
Fingerprint sensorYes
Processor/RAM
Processor1.4 GHz, Quad Core
RAM1.5 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 64 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2100 mAh
Dimensions
Thickness9.1 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • HDR
  • Panorama
Secondary Camera2.1 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Full HD Video Recording
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
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  • Dust & Water resistant
  • Ultra Power Saving Mode
  • IR Blaster (Universal Remote Control)
  • WiFi Direct
  • S Voice
  • Dropbox (50 GB cloud storage)
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average brand rating
3.07/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys