As with the original flagship, Samsung is counting on the midrange phone's fingerprint scanner, heart-rate monitor, and extra apps to stand out.
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The US version of HTC's One Mini 2 is set to serve up sound feature for a great on-contract price (but you can buy it off-contract, too).
Taking its phone-tablet combination device down a notch, Asus launches its PadFone Mini at CES 2014.
Asus has taken a shrink-ray to its docking tablet tech. Will smaller screens make it more appealing?
The PadFone mini 4.3 is two gadgets in one: a 4.3-inch phone and a 7-inch screen dock that becomes a tablet when you slot the mobile in the back.
The Asus PadFone Mini phone that becomes a tablet will give you a choice of tablet size, rivalling the Google Nexus 7.
It's a $100 handset showdown -- CNET stacks Samsung's GS4 Mini with Motorola, HTC, and Apple's own mid-range versions of their flagships.
The HTC One Mini 2 has the same gorgeous metal design of the flagship One M8, but shrinks down the body -- and the specs.
HTC has taken the luscious metal body of its flagship mobile and reduced it to a slightly more pocketable size.
That's the word from @evleaks, who claims the M8 Mini will lack support for Fitbit, Motion Launch, and Panoramic 360-degree photos.