Don’t have space in your pockets for a four-inch Android smartphone? Meet the Samsung Galaxy Mini 2, and three.3-inch Android smartphone that measures just 109mm x 59mm. With an 800MHz processor, 320×480 show and just 3GB of internal storage, the Mini 2 isn’t a leading-of-the-line telephone, but it does provide a capable option its total-sized Android brethren.
These days, the Galaxy Mini 2 hit the FCC as the GT-S6500, winning help for GSM bands 850 and 1900, WiFi, Bluetooth and NFC. Unfortunately, the device didn’t get approval for any WCDMA bands, suggesting that 3G won’t be an choice at this time…at least in the US.
Samsung hasn’t officially announced the Galaxy Mini two nevertheless, but the device is rumored to launch later on this month. Today’s FCC filing comes just in time for Mobile Globe Congress wherever the gadget will likely be launched. Photos of the device have already leaked, under, thanks to GSMArena.com
Samsung introduced the Galaxy mini at final year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) and this year they’re prepared to unveil its successor, which in all likeliness will be showcased at MWC as properly. The Galaxy mini two (GT-S6500) codenamed-Jena sits amongst the reduced-finish Galaxy Y and Galaxy Ace.
As for specs, the Galaxy mini two will come with 3.3-inch HVGA TFT show, 800MHz processor, Android 2.three OS, 7.2Mbps HSDPA support, 3MP digital camera, Wi-Fi, GPS, 3GB inner storage, ChatON messaging service and more.
O2 UK is preparing to launch the all new Samsung Galaxy Mini Android smartphone on their network this coming March. Unfortunately, the company hasn’t given any information yet concerning its price. Just to remind you, the Samsung Galaxy Mini packs a 3.14-inch 320 x 240 touchscreen display, a 600MHz processor, a 3.0-megapixel autofocus camera, a 160MB of internal memory, a microSD card slot, an FM radio, GPS, an accelerometer sensor, Bluetooth, WiFi, a 1200mAh battery and runs on Android 2.2 Froyo OS. [O2 UK]
T-Mobile will launch two new budget smartphones at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The T-Mobile Move and Samsung Galaxy Mini are powered by the Google Android 2.2 Froyo OS. The T-Mobile Move features a 600MHz processor, a 150MB of internal memory, a 2-megapixel camera and a 2.8-inch (320 x 240) display. The phone also has a low-budget 3G radio inside too, allowing download speeds of 3.6Mbps. The Samsung Galaxy Mini has a 600MHz processor, a 3.2-inch touchscreen display, a 150MB of internal memory (expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card slot), 3G and Wi-Fi. Too bad, there is no info on pricing at this time. Stay tuned for more updates. [PC World]
Welcome to our third roundup of all that has been happening at Mobile World Congress over the last 24 hours. While the major announcements have all been made, the show still has plenty to give!
Windows Phone 7 Multi-tasking
Microsoft chose to reveal a few of the features a future Windows Phone 7 update would bring, including third-party app multi-tasking and a task-switching system. Joe Belfiore took a moment to demonstrate this addition on stage during the presentation, and you can see it by watching the video below:
T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Mini and T-Mobile Move
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Vodafone UK will soon be offering the recently-announced Samsung Galaxy mini, according to the source of these images. No specific release date was given, although it will almost certainly be free on 15-pound-and-higher monthly contracts.
Technically a part of Samsung’s Mobile World Congress device portfolio, the Galaxy mini was launched in late January along with a trio of other entry- and mid-range handsets; with its 3.14-inch QVGA screen and 600MHz processor, the mini was the lowest-spec’ed of these phones. Samsung’s marketing copy has the compact mini targeting first-time smartphone buyers, especially children and teens who want to get started with Android.
The Galaxy Mini S5570 is another upcoming Android smartphone from Samsung that sports a 3.14-inch 320 x 240 touchscreen display, a 600MHz processor, a 3.0-megapixel autofocus camera, a 160MB of internal memory, a microSD card slot, an FM radio, GPS, an accelerometer sensor, Bluetooth, WiFi, a 1200mAh battery and runs on Android 2.2 Froyo OS. Unfortunately, there’s no word on pricing and release date yet. [NewsWire]