Samsung has announced the Galaxy Mini 2 smartphone, an upgrade from its Galaxy Mini smartphone that was released over a year now. The Galaxy Mini 2 comes with a few advanced features when compared to its predecessor, improvements includes a faster processor, a larger battery and a more elegant design.
Even though it has out-done its predecessor, the Galaxy Mini 2 is still considered an entry-level device. It comes equipped with a 3.27-inch HVGA touchscreen display with a 320×480 pixel resolution, powered by an 800MHz processor, there’s a 3-megapixel camera on the back with autofocus, a front-facing VGA camera for video calling, a 1300mAh battery and it has 4GB of on-board storage.
The Galaxy Mini 2 measures 4.3in x 2.3in x 0.47in and weighs in at 3.77oz, the device will be offered in two variants; one that supports NFC (Near Field Communication) and the other without. It will runs the Android 2.3 Gingerbread out the box, no word if an update to Android 4.0 will follow. Samsung’s Galaxy Mini 2 makes its grand debut on the UK market in April.