Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much larger screen
  • 5.00 inch vs 4.00 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1200 MHz Quad core vs 1000 MHz Single Core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more RAM
  • 1.00 GB vs N/A
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 8.00 MP vs 5.00 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Higher battery capacity
  • 2000 mAH vs 1800 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much higher pixel density
  • 294.00 ppi vs 218 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
Design
Operating system Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Form factor Touchbar Candybar
Dimensions

    Height:144 mm

    Width:74 mm

    Thickness:10.70 mm

    Height:135 mm

    Width:66 mm

    Thickness:11 mm

    Weight 156 grams 164 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors      
    Hardware
    System chip MediaTek MT6589
    Processor Quad core, 1200 MHz, Cortex A7, 1000 MHz,
    2D/3D GPU
    • PowerVR SGX544
    RAM 1 GB
    Built-in storage 4 GB 4 GB
    Memory card support Upto 32 GB microSD Upto 32 GB MicroSD
    Display
    Physical size 5 Inch 4.5 Inch
    Display resolution 720x1280 (294 ppi) 854x480
    Display Technology IPS LCD LCD
    3D
    Color Density 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive
    Camera
    Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 5 MP, 2592 x 1944
    Flash LED Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Face detection
    • Geo tagging
    • Touch to focus
    • Auto Focus
    • Smile detection
    • Effects
    • Continuos Shooting
    • Multi Shot
    Scene Modes
    Video Capture Yes, 3GP
    Video Resolution 1280 x 720p @ 30fps
    Secondary camera 0.3 MP, 640 x 480 0.3 MP, 640 x 480
    Network
    SIM Type GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
    Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA GSM 900 / 1800 / WCDMA 2100 MHz | GSM 900 / 1800 MHz
    Data HSDPA 21 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 11 Mbit/s(Upload) EV-DO
    3g Yes Yes
    4g
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • Yes
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • Yes
    GPS A-GPS GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 4.0
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      USB USB 2.0, microUSB 2.0
      HDMI
      Headphones connector 3.5mm
      Charging connector
      External Device connector Micro 5 Pin
      Battery
      Talk time 5 Hours(2G) 4 Hours(2G)
      Stand-by time 174 Hours(2G) 4 Hours(2G)
      Playback time
      Battery Capacity 2000 mAh, Li-ion 1800 mAh, Li-ion
      Dual Battery Option
      Wireless Charging
      Charging via USB
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, MIDI, MP3, OGG
      • Yes, Music Formats : MP3, MIDI, WAV, AMR, AAC, AAC+
      Video player
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Radio:FM

      Streaming
      Additional Yes
      Pre-loaded Apps Hookup , M! Zone+ , M! Store, Mi Live
      Supported Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Light sensor, Motion Sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer
      Internet Browsing
      Browser HTML,WAP 2.0 VoIP
      Third Party Browser
      Built-in online services Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Picasa,Twitter,Yahoo Mail,YouTube (upload)
      Regulatory Approval
      Regulatory Approval
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Depends on Phone Memory
      Organizer Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Calculator, Alarm clock, Stop Watch, World Times, Organizer
      Messaging No Yes
      Keypad Landscape mode
      E-mail Push e-mail
      Instant messaging Google Talk Yes
      JAVA MIDP 1.0
      OTA Software updates
      Games Yes
      Sales Pack Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card
      Supported Accessories
      Others
      Other Features
      Speakers Earpiece,Loudspeaker
      Notifications
      • Speakerphone
      • Vibration
      • Music ringtones
      Additional microphone
      Projector
      Availability
      Officially announced 21-Jan-2013 01-Feb-2013
      Market status Available Available
      Price list

      amazon.in

      Rs.12,900
      NA NA

      ebay.in

      Rs.15,999
      Rs.6,299
      NA

      themobilestore.in

      Rs.12,999
      NA NA

      theelectronicstore.in

      Rs.12,999
      NA NA

      flipkart.com

      NA
      Rs.6,790
      NA

      maniacstore.com

      NA
      Rs.7,850
      NA
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