• 4.3" (854x480) IPS LCD
  • 8GB
    MT6572 SoC
    4GB Storage
  • 5-MP 1 Rear Camera
  • 1700 mAh

Specifications Highlights
ProductIdol Mini (Launched 2013-08-01)
Display4.3" 854x480 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 5-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
    • MT6572 SoC
    • 8GB RAM
    • 4GB Storage
    • MicroSD (32GB max.)
    Battery1700 mAh
    DesignIP Rating, 96g (3.4oz), 127.1x62x7.9 mm (5.00 x 2.44 x 0.31 inches)
    TypeIPS LCD
    Diagonal (inches)4.3"
    Display/Body Ratio64.7%
    Sharpness (PPI)228 PPI
    • Multitouch
    Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
    Primary Camera
    Hardware Features
    • Flash
    Video Resolutions
    • 720p/30fps
    Battery TypeLi-Ion
    Battery Capacity (mAh)1700 mAh
    Talk Time20 hours
    Processor BrandMediatek
    Processor NameMT6572
    Processor # Cores2
    Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.3 GHz
    RAM Options8GB
    Internal Storage Options4GB
    Memory Card TypeMicroSD
    Mem. Card Max. Size32GB
    Operating System + VersionAndroid 4.2
    Modem Features
    • GPRS
    • EDGE
    WiFi Speed
    • b
    • g
    • n
    WiFi Features
    • Hotspot
    • WiFi Direct
    Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
    Bluetooth Features
    • A2DP
    Connector TypeMicro USB
    SAR EU Head0.94 W/Kg
    SAR EU Body1.29 W/Kg
    Sim Card 0
    SIM TypeMicro SIM
    Audio Alerts
    • MP3
    • WAV
    Audio Features
    • Loudspeaker
    • 3.5mm Port
    • FM Radio
    Audio Formats
    • MP3
    • WAV
    Video Formats
    • MP4
    • H.264
    • Accelerometer
    • Compass
    • GPS
    • A-GPS
    • Proximity

    Idol Mini Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

    The last time we checked, the Idol Mini was retailing at around $-1 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
    No. the Idol Mini is not water-resistant as we do not find an IP-Rating.
    No, the Idol Mini does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it may be different in Asian markets. We mainly track USA data.
    No, the Idol Mini 854x480 resolution is not 4K.
    No, the Idol Mini is not capable of Wireless Charging.
    No, the Idol Mini does not feature Qi Wireless Charging.
    No, the Idol Mini is not a 4G device.
    No, the Idol Mini is not a 5G smartphone.
    No, the Idol Mini is not a USB-C handset.
    No, the Idol Mini's battery cannot be removed.

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