samsung galaxy s iii miniSamsung have announced the Galaxy S III Mini, a smaller 4” screen version of its popular Galaxy S III which recently sold 20 million units just 4 months after launch.

The Galaxy S III Mini comes shares the same overall design as its big brother, and comes with Android 4.1 Jellybean out of the box, along with a Dual Core 1GHz processor, WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth 4, NFC, and a 5MP AF+LED Flash rear camera.

The smaller chassis measures 121.55mm H x 63mm W x 9.85mm H, and the S III Mini weighs a svelte 111.5g and comes with a 1500mAh battery, down from the 2100mAh in the SIII.

JK Shin, President and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung Electronics said:

The GALAXY S III introduced a new concept of smartphone that has proven hugely popular around the world. We’re now delighted to bring its revolutionary design, intuitive usability and intelligence to the GALAXY S III mini in a more compact form. We continue to make every effort to provide extraordinary mobile experiences to meet a wide variety of user needs.

Clove have the Galaxy S III Mini available for pre-order for £298.80 now in blue or white.

Source: Samsung Mobile Press