According to J.K. Shin, the boss of Samsung Mobile Communications, the company will reveal a 4-inch Galaxy S III named Galaxy s3 mini. He also said that’s because “there is a demand of a 4-inch Galaxy S III in the European market”. To some degree, the success of Apple’s Give them a hint.
The Samsung galaxy s3 mini puts the new device in direct competition with Apple's iPhone 5; both of them have a 4 inch screen.
In fact, The Galaxy S3 saw a huge successful launch when it reached 20 million sales in its first three months in markets all over the world, even Breaks T-Mobile sell records .The series of products launched by Samsung show that Samsung have never defeated by Apple, although loss in the patent battle with Apple.
German mobile phone website Mobile Geeks claims that Galaxy S3 mini will come with a 4.0-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen with an 800 x 480 pixel resolution, while the iPhone 5 have a 1,136x640-pixel display.
It also will house a STE U8420 dual-core 1.0 GHz processor, which is not as powerful as the Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9 CPU found in the larger S III. The camera is claimed to have a 5-megapixel sensor (the S III has 8-megapixels), although it will contain the same amount of RAM, 1GB.
Obviously, the S3 mini goes head-to-head with Apple's market-leading iPhone, put pressure to Apple, the company which have dominance the US market.
The Samsung Ativ S Windows Phone 8 smartphone is also said would be released either in October or November. More important, Samsung started selling the Galaxy Note 2 in Europe and Asia last week, Samsung Galaxy Note 2 US variants to hit the stage on October 24.
Luckily we've not got long to wait, with all our questions being answered In the near future. Can iPhone still be a legend as before, it will remain to see.