Conclusion: The Galaxy S5 mini turns in the test as a compact-class version of the Galaxy S5. Processing, HD display, software and feature package are top. Samsung bores on the store and bought the extras that were reserved only for the S5.
Note: This smart phone is the new mobile testing by the July 2016 newly tested, the test report has been adapted.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini: Lot S5, Little Mini
While the predecessors were partly slimmed down sharply compared to the large version, Samsung in the S5 has mounted mini lot S5. It begins with the housing. The phone is very clean, the back plastic leather look feels better than that of its predecessor. In addition, the S5 is protected against dust and water according to IP67 mini. The internal memory of our test device is now in 16 GB, there is also a microSD slot. The extensive facilities include Wi-Fi n, LTE of category 4, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0 and an infrared transmitter.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini: HD Display With AMOLED Technology
Mini measures compact 4.5 inch screen of the S5, the form factor of the Smartphones leads to a perfect ease of use with one hand. The mobile phone is actually less than it actually. The display resolution is HD quite enough at 4.5 inches. The display is 347.9 cd/m² not overwhelmingly bright, but still very good. There are also colours and contrasts at a high level.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini: Slight Reductions In The Camera
The cam of the S5 mini resolves with 8 mega pixels and not approaching the quality of S5 snapping.Nevertheless, with the mini very nice pictures.Especially in good lighting conditions, we get bright and very sharp shots. In bad light is the subject blur but extremely strong. The terms color fidelity, the Galaxy S5 mobile even slightly better than the Galaxy S5 truncates mini in the laboratory.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini: Pros & Cons With The Battery
The battery, a good loading time of 2:33 hours and a moderate stand Online runtime(5:49 hours) across.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini: The Full Software
Samsung bundles the S5 Mini 4.4 Android with TouchWiz, now you can update the device on Android 5. An update on Android 6 there will be no against it.
On the software side, it is identical to its big brother.The Android UI comes in a new, much more colorful design. There are also many services such as S health and Samsung’s own app store available. And even the heart rate monitor on the back and the finger scanner on the home button have mini have managed in the S5.The latter not functioning properly in the S5 mini, unlocked the Smartphone but still relatively reliable. An update on Android is scheduled 5 lollipop.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini: Exynos Instead Of Snapdragon
Samsung is a rather unusual step for the processor of the mini. In the German version with LTE, the quad-core Exynos is 3470 1.4 GHz installed. Who can not take on course with the Snapdragon 801 of the S5, but not weaker than the similar Snapdragon 400 acts felt. The mini is running largely smooth and fast.
Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini: Alternative
The Sony Xperia is our alternative to the S5 mini Z3 compact.Although is also compact smart phone more expensivethat is considerably more modern. In the Test could dominate the Compact with a waterproof housing, a rapid performance and a better camera.