Galaxy S4 mini Review

If Samsung’s Galaxy S4 is more phone than you think you need, the electronics giant has just offered up the smaller, more midrange — and surely cheaper — Galaxy S4 Mini.

Like a decaffeinated beverage, Samsung is hoping to give its lighter smartphone much of the same taste with just a little less oomph. Although the Mini has stepped-down specs compared to its flagship family, like a lower-resolution screen and an 8-megapixel camera instead of a 13-megapixel shooter, it’s no slouch when it comes to the Galaxy S4’s core features, like a built-in TV remote control.

As with the Galaxy S3 Mini that came before, this version is aimed more at the mass market. The mini plays the role of the lower price option compared tp the marquee Galaxy S4, but without sacrificing some of the superphone’s more defining features.

The CNET crew will first get our hands on the smaller smartphone in London at the June 20 launch event, and we’ll have more thoughts to share when we do. Until then, here’s what we know about the phone, and how it should stack up against the original Galaxy S4.

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Backup Blu-ray DVD ISO/IFO image to Galaxy S4

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An ISO image is an archive file of an optical disc, a type of disk image composed of the data contents of every written sector of an optical disc, including the optical disc file system.ISO image files usually have a file extension of .iso. The name ISO is taken from the ISO 9660 file system used with CD-ROM media, but what is known as an ISO image might also contain a UDF (ISO/IEC 13346) file system (commonly used by DVDs and Blu-ray Discs).

Meanwhile, there is another image file, the IFO image. When you backup your Blu-ray or DVD discs on your computer, you may get these image files. Maybe you wondered can I download Blu-ray DVD ISO/IFO to Galaxy S4, now if you want to play image movies on Galaxy S4, you need to convert IFO/ISO videos to Galaxy S4 MP4 format. Here are some tips for you and you will know how to put/watch Blu-ray DVD IFO/ISO movies on Galaxy S4 phone.

1. Download Pavtube Blu-ray Ripper, this software is a great Galaxy S4 Blu-ray converter, which can rip and convert Blu-ray DVD IFO/ISO to mp4 format. MP4 format is supported perfectly by Galaxy S4.
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Difference between 1080i and 1080p

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There still seems to be some confusion about the difference between 1080i and 1080p. Both are 1,920×1,080-pixel resolution. Both have 2,073,600 pixels. From one perspective, 1080i is actually greater than Blu-ray. And, you can’t even get a full 1080p/60 source other than a PC, camcorder, or some still cameras that shoot video.

True, 1080i and 1080p aren’t the same thing, but they are the same resolution. Let the argument commence…

1080i and 720p
Because our TV world is based around 60Hz, and because there’s a limit to how much resolution could be transmitted over the air (because of bandwidth and MPEG compression), the two main HDTV resolutions are 1080i and 720p. Let’s start with 720p, as it’s the easier to understand.

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Encode Movies for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 and Galaxy S4

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Samsung android devices support WMV9, WMV7, WMV8, H.264, MPEG4, Xvid, DivX, H.263, and VP8 video codecs. If your movie isn’t already in one of the supported formats or it’s still on a DVD or Blu-ray, you’ll need to encode/re-encode it first. As this post is titled, this article is mainly talking about how to get movies onto Samsung tablets, smartphones for playing, in which, i will give you the full information you need to put Blu-ray, DVD, 1080p 720p video files on Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy Tab 3 etc.

Solutions for watching movies on Galaxy Tab 3

Your DVD and even Blu-ray Disc collections can also be ripped to Galaxy Tab 3. If you need convert both HD video and discs (BD and DVD), the money-saving bundle Blu-ray Video Converter Ultimate is the best choice. Learn how to.

Possibly, you just want to backup or copy your Blu-ray DVD movies to Galaxy Tab 3. The Blu-ray ripping tool is just enough. Try the Blu-ray Ripper and follow the guide to do the Blu-ray conversion.

Solutions for watching movies on Galaxy S4

If you store lots of Blu-ray/DVD discs in your home, it’s really a good idea to backup them on your Galaxy S4, in addition, your 1080p 720p video files are also good for streaming to the phone, thus, wherever you go, you can enjoy funny or favourite  videos as you wish. Read this article carefully to easily make it.

Copy/add/stream music, pictures, videos, and documents to your Samsung devices:

There are 3 ways that you can easily add music, pictures, videos, and documents to your Samsung Tab 3 or Galaxy S4.

*Using the USB data cable.
*Using Samsung Kies.
*Using Windows Media Player

If you have issues to stream media files to your Samsung devices, there must be something wrong during the process. Here is a full guide about this, read it carefully. Learn how to.


Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 and Galaxy Ace 3 exposure

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Russian site recently leaked Samsung’s upcoming two new tablets, Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 and Galaxy Ace 3, these two products will launch in next month’s London conference. From the naming point of view, Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 is new product of Tab 3 series, use the 10.1-inch screen. Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 product number is GT-P5200, wifi version of the model corresponding model is the GT-P5210.

The specific configuration, Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 10.1-inch 1280 × 800 pixel screen, running Android 4.2 system, dual-core 1.6GHz processor, 1G memory, 16G/32G storage space and supports SD card expansion. In addition, also equipped with a 13 million pixel rear camera and 300-megapixel front camera, and 6800 mAh lithium battery.

Another product, the Galaxy Ace 3 (GT-S7270) is a four-inch flat-panel products, using 800 × 480 pixel resolution screen. Other hardware specifications, configure dual-core 1GHz processor, built-in 1G memory and 4G storage space, 5 million pixel camera, 1500 mAh battery.

From the specification point of view, Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 and Galaxy Ace 3 are taking the civilian route, selling price, believe it will not be too high.

Galaxy Ace 3

  • 4” 800x480px TFT display
  • 1 GHz dual-core CPU
  • 1GB of RAM
  • Android Jelly Bean OS
  • 4GB of built-in memory, microSD card support
  • 5 megapixel rear, 0.3mpx front camera
  • 1500 mAh battery
  • Size: 121.2×62.7×9.8mm

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1

  • 10.1” 1280x800px display
  • 1.6 GHz dual-core CPU
  • Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 16/32GB of built-in memory, microSD support
  • 3 megapixel rear, 1.3 megapixel front cameras
  • 6800 mAh battery
  • Size: 243.1 ? 176.1 ? 7.95mm
  • Weight: 510gr

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