Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Faster processor
  • 1300 MHz Quad core vs 1200 MHz Quad core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 2.00 MP vs 0.30 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Much higher pixel density
  • 220 ppi vs 294.00 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
Design
Operating system Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Form factor Touchbar Touchbar
Dimensions

    Height:145 mm

    Width:73 mm

    Thickness:9.7 mm

    Height:144 mm

    Width:74 mm

    Thickness:10.70 mm

    Weight 147 grams 156 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors    
    Hardware
    System chip MediaTek MT6589
    Processor Quad core, 1300 MHz, Cortex A7, Quad core, 1200 MHz, Cortex A7,
    2D/3D GPU
    • PowerVR SGX544
    RAM 1 GB 1 GB
    Built-in storage 4 GB 4 GB
    Memory card support Upto 32 GB microSD Upto 32 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 5.0 Inch 5 Inch
    Display resolution 960x540 720x1280 (294 ppi)
    Display Technology IPS LCD IPS LCD
    3D
    Color Density 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
    Camera
    Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 8 MP, 3264 x 2448
    Flash LED Flash LED Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Auto Focus
    • Face detection
    • Geo tagging
    • Touch to focus
    Scene Modes
    Video Capture Yes Yes, 3GP
    Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p 1280 x 720p @ 30fps
    Secondary camera 2 MP, 1600 x 1200 0.3 MP, 640 x 480
    Network
    SIM Type Mini, GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
    Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA
    Data HSDPA 21 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload) HSDPA 21 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 11 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3g Yes Yes
    4g
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • 12
    • Yes
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • 12
    • Yes
    GPS A-GPS A-GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 4.0, A2DP, AVRCP, OPP Version 4.0
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      USB microUSB 2.0 USB 2.0, microUSB 2.0
      HDMI
      Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
      Charging connector
      External Device connector Micro 5 Pin
      Battery
      Talk time 7 Hours(2G) 5 Hours(2G)
      Stand-by time 290 Hours(2G) 174 Hours(2G)
      Playback time
      Battery Capacity 2000 mAh, Li-ion 2000 mAh, Li-ion
      Dual Battery Option
      Wireless Charging
      Charging via USB
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • MIDI, MP3, WAV
      • AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, MIDI, MP3, OGG
      Video player
      • 3GP, AVI, MPEG4
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Features:Recording option

        Radio:FM

      Streaming
      Additional Yes Yes
      Pre-loaded Apps Hookup , M! Zone+ , M! Store, Mi Live
      Supported Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Light sensor, Motion Sensor, Proximity sensor
      Internet Browsing
      Browser HTML HTML,WAP 2.0
      Third Party Browser
      Built-in online services Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Twitter,YouTube (upload) Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Picasa,Twitter,Yahoo Mail,YouTube (upload)
      Regulatory Approval
      Regulatory Approval
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      Organizer Android Market Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
      Messaging No No
      Keypad Landscape mode Landscape mode
      E-mail Push e-mail
      Instant messaging Google Talk
      JAVA MIDP 1.0
      OTA Software updates
      Games
      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 Earpiece,Loudspeaker
      Notifications
      • Music ringtones
      • Polyphonic ringtones
      • Speakerphone
      • Vibration
      • Music ringtones
      • Speakerphone
      • Vibration
      • Music ringtones
      Additional microphone
      Projector
      Availability
      Officially announced 01-Jan-1970 21-Jan-2013
      Market status Available Available
      Price list

      flipkart.com

      Rs.10,217
      NA NA

      amazon.in

      Rs.10,349
      Rs.12,900
      NA

      ebay.in

      Rs.10,450
      Rs.15,999
      NA

      shopping.indiatimes.com

      Rs.10,420
      NA NA

      snapdeal.com

      Rs.10,165
      NA NA

      homeshop18.com

      Rs.10,527
      NA NA

      themobilestore.in

      Rs.10,761
      Rs.12,999
      NA

      naaptol.com

      Rs.10,899
      NA NA

      infibeam.com

      Rs.11,000
      NA NA

      tradus.com

      Rs.11,098
      NA NA

      theelectronicstore.in

      Rs.11,299
      Rs.12,999
      NA

      maniacstore.com

      Rs.10,590
      NA NA
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