Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini coming to four US carriers in November

Americans who’ve wanted Samsung’s Galaxy S4 Mini no longer have to find an importer — the company now says that its mid-range smartphone will reach AT&T, Sprint, US Cellular and Verizon in November.

The 4.3-inch handset will largely go unchanged for its stateside debut, although Samsung is doubling the built-in storage to a much healthier 16GB.

Galaxy Gear compatibility should come shortly after launch, the phone maker says. The GS4 Mini likely won’t generate as much US interest as its full-size sibling, but it’s hard to object to having a wider selection of compact smartphones.  More