To retail exclusively at Flipkart
Samsung has announced the launch of Galaxy S5 Mini smartphone in the Indian market today. The phone will go on sale via e-retailer Flipkart beginning September 10, i.e. tomorrow for INR 26,999. According to Samsung, the smartphone will retail in four colour options – Black, White, Blue and Gold.
“We at Samsung believe in bringing meaningful innovation to our customers. And the best inspiration for innovation comes from none other than our customers. The Galaxy S5 Mini is yet another manifestation of the philosophy of people inspired innovation that drives Samsung products. This stylish smartphone is the perfect combination of performance and power in a conveniently compact design. Effortlessly smart and intuitively simple, the Galaxy S5 Mini empowers your life, helping take care of your well-being,” said Asim Warsi, V.P, Marketing, Mobile & IT at Samsung India in a statement.
Originally unveiled in July, the Galaxy S5 Mini packs a 4.5-inch Super AMOLED HD display, 1.4GHz quad-core processor, 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of internal memory, and Android 4.4. The phone also features IR blaster, fingerprint scanner, heart-rate sensor, water/ dust resistance and 2100 mAh battery on the phone.
In addition, Samsung has included an 8MP rear camera, 2.1MP front shooter and microSD card slot on the smartphone.
The company is releasing the 3G version of the phone in the country and has pre-loaded the usual TouchWiz software customisations like Ultra-power saving mode and more. Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini will compete with the likes of LG G3 Beat, Nexus 5, and HTC Desire 816 in the country.
Launch day offers for Galaxy S5 Mini at Flipkart
- 25 lucky customers to get 100% cash back (Lucky Draw)
- Sennheiser HD180 headphones worth INR 999 (MRP)
- Pre-selected eBooks worth INR 2000
Display: 4.5-inch HD Super AMOLED (720 x 1280), 328PPI
Processor: 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8228
OS: Android 4.4 (Kitkat)
Cameras: 8MP rear with LED Flash, 2.1MP front
Connectivity: Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 BLE, IR Blaster, GPS, Glonass
Memory: 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, microSD card slot
Size: 131.1 x 64.8 x 9.1mm, 120g
Other features: IP67 Dust and water Resistant, Fingerprint scanner, Ultra Power Saving Mode, Heart Rate Sensor, Private Mode, Kids Mode