Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much larger screen
  • 5.80 inch vs 5.20 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1000 MHz Dual core vs 1000 MHz Single Core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 8.00 MP vs 5.00 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Much higher battery capacity
  • 2500 mAH vs 2000 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 4.00 GB vs 2.00 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 1.30 MP vs 0.30 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Much more RAM
  • N/A vs 512 MB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much higher pixel density
  • 158 ppi vs 179 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
Design
Operating system Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Form factor Candybar Candybar
Dimensions

    Height:166 mm

    Width:91 mm

    Thickness:10.70 mm

    Height:148 mm

    Width:79 mm

    Thickness:10.30 mm

    Weight 280 grams 168 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors      
    Hardware
    System chip
    Processor Dual core, 1000 MHz, 1000 MHz,
    2D/3D GPU
    RAM 512 MB
    Built-in storage 4 4 GB
    Memory card support Upto 32 GB MicroSD Upto 32 GB MicroSD
    Display
    Physical size 5.90 Inch 5.2 Inch
    Display resolution 480x800 800x480
    Display Technology LCD
    3D
    Color Density
    Touch screen Capacitive Capacitive
    Camera
    Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 5 MP, 2592 x 1944
    Flash LED Flash Flash,LED Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Smile detection
    • Effects
    • Continuos Shooting
    • Multi Shot
    • Smile detection
    • Scenes
    • Continuos Shooting
    • Multi Shot
    Scene Modes
    Video Capture
    Video Resolution
    Secondary camera 1.30 MP, 1280 x 1024 0.3 MP, 640 x 480
    Network
    SIM Type GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
    Network technology GSM 900 / 1800 / WCDMA 2100 MHz | GSM 900 / 1800 MHz GSM 900 / 1800 / UMTS 2100 MHz | GSM 900 / 1800 MHz
    Data EV-DO HSPA EV-DO HSPA
    3g Yes Yes
    4g
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • Yes
    • Class 12
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • Yes
    • 12
    GPS GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth , A2DP Version 4.0, A2DP
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:a,b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      USB microUSB,microUSB 2.0
      HDMI
      Headphones connector
      Charging connector
      External Device connector VoIP
      Battery
      Talk time 10 Hours(2G) 6 Hours(2G)
      Stand-by time 10(2G)
      Playback time
      Battery Capacity 2500 mAh, Li-ion 2000 mAh, Li-ion
      Dual Battery Option
      Wireless Charging
      Charging via USB
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • Yes, Music Formats : MP3, MIDI, WAV, AMR, AAC, AAC+, Loud Speaker, 3.5mm Audio Jack
      • Yes, Music Formats : MP3, MIDI, WAV, FLAC, Loud Speaker, 3.5mm Audio Jack
      Video player
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Radio:FM

        Features:Recording option

      Streaming
      Additional
      Pre-loaded Apps Google Play Store (Android Market)
      Supported Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Light sensor Accelerometer
      Internet Browsing
      Browser PocketIE, VoIP VoIP
      Third Party Browser
      Built-in online services
      Regulatory Approval
      Regulatory Approval
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes, Depends on Phone Memory
      • Practically Unlimited
      Organizer Calendar, Calculator, Alarm, Clock
      Messaging Yes Yes
      Keypad QWERTY Keypad
      E-mail
      Instant messaging Yes Yes
      JAVA
      OTA Software updates
      Games Yes, Angry Birds Yes
      Sales Pack Karbonn A30 handset, Battery, Charger, Headset, Additional Back Panel, Carrying Case, User Guide, Warranty Card Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card
      Supported Accessories
      Others
      Other Features
      Speakers
      Notifications
      Additional microphone
      Projector
      Availability
      Officially announced 01-Dec-2012 24-Oct-2012
      Market status Available Available
      Price list

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      ebay.in

      NA
      Rs.7,994
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      flipkart.com

      NA
      Rs.8,999
      NA
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      Customer's Rating
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      All User Rating (Out of 5 ratings)

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