Pros and Cons of Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

The latest compact smartphone which is launched by Samsung is the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini. Galaxy S5 Mini is the smaller version of the Galaxy S5 flagship device from Samsung. The smartphone sports a 4.5-inch display screen which gives amazing resolution of 720 X 1280 pixels. You will get 326 ppi with the 4.5-inch display screen of Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini. The device comes with a 1.4 Ghz quad core processor and 1.5 GB RAM.

There is only one memory option present in Samsung galaxy S5 mini and that is 16 GB. If you want to add extra memory to the device you can add an external micro SD card of storage up to 64 GB in the device. You will get 8 mega pixel primary camera with the device which comes LED flash and 2.1 mega pixel front camera. You can record videos @ 1080p HD with both the cameras of the Samsung galaxy S5 mini. 4G network is compatible with the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini and it comes with a 2100 mAh battery.

samsung galaxy s5 mini pros cons

Every device has its pros and cons and Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini too is having some. If you want to have a look at the pros and cons of Samsung galaxy S5 Mini have a look below.

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Galaxy S5 Mini Pros


The display of Samsung Galaxy S5 mini is simply amazing. The 4.5-inch display will give you vibrant and bright colors. Even if you using the device under sunlight you will be able to access everything on the screen easily.


The 8 mega pixel rear camera of the Samsung galaxy S5 Mini is really amazing. You can click the best images with the camera of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini. The camera allows you to record videos in full HD @1080p HD resolution.


Most of the smartphones lack good battery, however Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini comes with a 2100 mAh battery which will give you talk time of up to 10 hours on 3G network and music play of up to 47 hours on the device.

S5 Mini Cons

Plastic Rear panel

The plastic rear panel on the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini really look disgusting and feels cheap. Samsung should have provided the same rear surface in the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini as the one which was present in Samsung galaxy S5 smartphone.

Fingerprint Sensor

The fingerprint sensor is not properly executed on the Samsung galaxy S5 Mini. It does not work the ways it is supposed to work on the Samsung galaxy S5 Mini. We hope Samsung improves it in the next software update of the device.

Touchwiz Features

Samsung is known for the touchwiz interface of the smartphones. The Galaxy S5 Mini smartphone lacks touchwiz features. Samsung should have provided all the touchwiz features in the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini.

We hope once you have read these pros and cons you will be able to decide if you want to buy Samsung Galaxy S5 mini or not.

S5 Mini Rivals and competitors

  • Moto X
  • Nexus 5
  • iPhone 5C
  • Sony Xperia T2
  • Gionee Elife E7


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