One Mini 2 vs GS5 Mini

How do HTC and Samsung's 'minis' compare on paper?

Samsung this morning announced the Galaxy S5 Mini, the latest device in its line of miniature Android flagships. With a 4.5-inch 720p display and a physical design and feature set matching its big brother, the obvious comparison for the GS5 Mini is HTC's One Mini 2, launched just over a month ago.

If you're wondering how these two "minis" compare in terms of raw hardware numbers, then check out our comparison table below.

Category Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini HTC One Mini 2
Dimensions 131.1 x 64.8 x 9.1 mm 137.43 x 65.04 x 10.6mm
Weight 120g 137g
Colors Shimmery White, Charcoal Black, Copper Gold, Electric Blue Gunmetal Gray, Glacial Silver, Amber Gold
Display 4.5-inch HD (720 x 1280) Super AMOLED 4.5-inch HD (720 x 1280) LCD
CPU Quad-core processor at 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core at 1.2 GHz
Platform Android 4.4 with TouchWiz Android 4.4 with HTC Sense 6
Internal Storage 16GB + microSD up to 64GB 16GB + microSD up to 128GB
Camera Rear: 8.0MP with LED Flash
Front: 2.1MP (FHD)
Rear: 13MP, BSI sensor with f/2.2 lens
Front: 5MP, BSI sensor
Video 1080p, 30fps 1080p, 30fps
Value-added features IP67 Dust and Water Resistant, Ultra Power Saving mode, S Health, Private Mode/Kids Mode HTC BoomSound, HTC BlinkFeed, HTC Zoe Video Highlights, Extreme Power Saving Mode
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, NFC (LTE ver. only), Bluetooth® v4.0 LE, USB 2.0, GPS, IR Remote 3.5mm stereo audio, NFC, Wifi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, HTC Connect, microUSB 2.0, GPS
Battery 2,100mAh removable 2,100mAh non-removable

More: Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini specs, HTC One Mini 2 specs

Given the choice, which miniature flagship would you opt for? Shout out in the comments, or join the discussion on our Galaxy S5 Mini forum.