Well, times have changed and now 4-inch smartphones are called as ‘mini’! Samsung recently launched mini version of their famous Galaxy SIII that promises all perks of SIII in small body. Despite its popularity, Galaxy SIII is often accused for being too large to use comfortably, hence this new Samsung Galaxy SIII Mini sure has a nice ring to it! If you find your pocket and hands can’t handle Galaxy S3, then Galaxy SIII Mini will be the better choice.
Operating System: Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Processor: 1GHz Dual-Core processor
Display: 4 inch SUPER AMOLED WVGA (480 x 800 p)
Dimensions: 121.5 x 63 x 9.8 mm
Weight: 112gm (3.93 oz)
Memory: 1GB (RAM), microSD and microSDHC (up to 32GB), 16GB (Built-in)
Camera (Front): 0.3 MP VGA
Camera (Rear): 5MP with LED flash – Auto focus, Smile detection, Face Detection, Geo Tagging and Digital zoom
Connectivity: HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, GPRS, EDGE
Audio and Video:
Video Format: H.264, MPEG-4, H.263, VC-1, WMV7, WMV8, Sorenson Spark, MP43, VP8 HD (720p)
Audio Format: MP3, AMR-NB, AAC/AAC+/eAAC+, WMA, OGG(Vorbis), FLAC
I’ve got an S3 mini, high experience till I put some video files on it for playback for my air trip. Galaxy S3 mini plays videos that it recorded well, but it won’t play any that are on my sd card which were recorded with my s3-even and some other files copied from my computer. I searched far and wide, and there’s no solid answer yet. So, I have to do the testing by myself. According to Samsung Galaxy S3 mini specs, I got know it can fully support H.264, MPEG-4, H.263, VC-1, WMV7, WMV8, Sorenson Spark, MP43, VP8 HD 720p. I tried the 720p .mp4, .wmv video onto S III mini, can be played well, but not in 1080p. There’s no luck for 1080p/720p .mkv, .avi, .flv, .mts, .mpg, .vob, .3gp, etc. So, to add videos to Galaxy S3 mini for smooth playback, you’d better to convert the files to a favorite MP4 video for your S III mini with the best video codec, frame rate and video resolution.
How to solve the Samsung Galaxy S3 mini video playback problem in the easiest way? You can get the smart video convert tool- Brorsoft Video Converter (Video Converter for Mac) to do the conversion task. The try before you buy aspect of this product makes it an easy purchase decision. What impressed me the most about my experience is that this video converter allows you to tweak the video, audio settings manually, bringing you the decent output video as you want. The input files support AVI, MKV, FLV, VOB, WMV, MTS, MOD, MPG, MPEG, TiVo, 3GP, etc upto 1080p. Everything makes me satisfied. Just follow the guide below.
Step 1: Download and install the best Galaxy S III mini Video Converter and run it to import your source movie files.
Step 2: Click on Format > Samsung, and select Samsung Galaxy S III Video(*.mp4) as the optimal output format.
Step 3: Click the settings icon to adjust the video size, frame rate, bitrate, sample rate, etc as you need to get a perfect output video.
Tips: Before the movies to Galaxy S3 mini conversion, you can:
☆Split the current video file into segments
☆Merge several video clips into a large new file
☆Adjust or choose a special effect for your movies
Step 4: Hit the “Convert” button, start to convert videos to Galaxy S III mini MP4 output. You can set “Shut down computer after conversion”.
After conversion, what you need is to transfer MKV/AVI/MPG/FLV/MTS to SIII Mini from your computer via USB cable. Afterwards, you will be able to enjoy the any video files on Samsung Galaxy S3 mini in HD quality anytime anywhere.