Samsung Black Edition Galaxy S4, S4 Mini heading to the UK

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Samsung has announced a UK launch of its Black Edition Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini models, just days before the launch of its next flagship Galaxy S5.

The Black Edition Galaxy S4 was launched in Russia sometime earlier this year, but without any clues about a worldwide release. On Friday the Korean handset maker announced that its black edition Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini models will soon see a UK launch.

The Black edition smartphones will sport a stylish a faux-leather black coloured rear along with a black bezel surrounding the screen, which makes the smartphone stand out from the original Galaxy S4 and S4 mini models. The new models come with eight new gloomy wallpapers and a set of exclusive ringtones.

Specifications of the black smartphones are the same as original. The Galaxy S4 features the same 5-inch 1080p resolution AMOLED display, quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC clocked at 1.9GHz, Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, 13-megapixel rear shooter and a 2-megapixel front camera, 4G LTE support and Samsung’s custom Touchwiz user interface.

The Black Edition Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini packs a 4.3-inch 540 x 960 resolution AMOLED screen with a dual-core 1.7GHz Qualcomm chip, Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and Touchwiz. The phone has 8GB internal storage expandable to 64GB via microSD card, 8-megapixel and 1.9-megapixel cameras and a 1,900mAh battery.

Samsung is yet to disclose the pricing and availability details; however it is for sure that the handsets will be heading to the UK market soon.