My name is Stein Jürgen and I have tested and evaluated the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini on November 18, 2014.
Besides ratings the table also shows the current price level of Samsung Galaxy S5 mini which is; 360 USD or 310 EUR.
I have rated Samsung Galaxy S5 mini on ten different quality parameters; Design & materials, user-friendliness, battery, antenna, camera, display, user interface, data speed, gaming experience and conversation quality.
For each quality parameter, I have awarded a rating between 0 and 10, 10 being the best. The overall evaluation of the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini is calculated to an overall evaluation of 67 /100.
In addition to my evaluations of the various quality parameters, you can also read the phone’s SAR Value and the current price level.
|Design and Materials 6/10(Average)||User-friendliness 8/10(Good)|
|Display 6/10(Average)||Camera & Video 6/10(Average)|
|Data Speed 9/10(Very good)||Gaming Experience 6/10(Average)|
|Voice Quality 7/10(Above average)||Battery Life 6/10(Average)|
|Navigation Speed 7/10(Above average)||Antenna Quality 7/10(Above average)|
Samsung Galaxy S5 mini has a price tag of appriximately USD 360 or EUR 310 and is not currently amongst the best phones on the market See current Top 30 best cell phones on the market.
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My review of Samsung Galaxy S5 mini is based on criteria that I follow as objective as possible. Learn more about me and my evaluation criteria.
In general, the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini does not offer very much quality for the price. See phones with most value for money for better alternatives.
The EU’s recommended upper limit is 2W/kg.
The SAR value for Samsung Galaxy S5 mini is 0.97W/kg, which is lower than the EU’s upper limit.
Mobile phones for children: The lower the SAR Value, the better according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). For children we only recommend phones with SAR Values that are less than 0.75W/kg.
See also: Mobile phones with low SAR values.