Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much faster processor
  • 1500 MHz Quad core vs 1200 MHz Quad core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more RAM
  • 2.00 GB vs 1.50 GB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 13.00 MP vs 8.00 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Much higher pixel density
  • 441.00 ppi vs 280.00 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 16.00 GB vs 8.00 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 5.00 MP vs 1.90 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Has NFC
  • Yes vs No
    NFC enables faster sharing of content between NFC devices, one tap payment options, etc.
  • Larger screen
  • 5.00 inch vs 5.25 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much higher battery capacity
  • 2000 mAH vs 2600 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • N/A vs 64.00 GB
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
Design
Operating system Android 4.2.1 (Jelly Bean) Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean)
Form factor Candybar Touchbar
Dimensions

      Height:146.8 mm

      Width:75.3 mm

      Thickness:8.9 mm

      Weight 163 grams
      Ruggedness
      Available Colors      
      Hardware
      System chip MediaTek MT6589T
      Processor Quad core, 1500 MHz, Quad core, 1200 MHz, Cortex A7,
      2D/3D GPU
      • PowerVR SGX 544MP
      RAM 2 GB 1.5 GB
      Built-in storage 16 GB 8 GB
      Memory card support Upto 64 GB microSD
      Display
      Physical size 5 Inch 5.25 Inch
      Display resolution 1080x1920 (441 ppi) 720x1280 (280 ppi)
      Display Technology IPS LCD TFT
      3D
      Color Density 16M 16M
      Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
      Camera
      Primary Camera 13 MP, 4128 x 3096 8 MP, 3264 x 2448
      Flash LED Flash LED Flash
      Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
      Dedicated Camera Button
      Features
      • Auto Focus
      • Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
      • Face detection
      • Touch to focus
      • Auto Focus
      • Digital image stabilization
      • Face detection
      • Geo tagging
      • Smile detection
      • Touch to focus
      Scene Modes
      Video Capture Yes Yes, Stereo sound recording
      Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps
      Secondary camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 1.9 MP, 1592 x 1192
      Network
      SIM Type Micro, GSM+GSM Micro, GSM+GSM
      Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA
      Data HSDPA 42 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 11 Mbit/s(Upload) HSDPA 21 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload)
      3g Yes Yes
      4g
      GPRS
      • Yes
      • Yes
      EDGE
      • Yes
      • Yes
      GPS A-GPS A-GPS,Glonass
      Connectivity
      Bluetooth Version 4 Version 4.0, A2DP, AVRCP, BLE, DID, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP, EDR
      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,n 5GHz

        Features:Dual antennas

        Mobile Hotspot:Yes

        Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

        USB microUSB 2.0 USB 2.0, microUSB
        HDMI
        Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
        Charging connector
        External Device connector Micro 5 Pin DLNA
        Battery
        Talk time 7 Hours(2G) 17 Hours(3G)
        Stand-by time 105(2G) 370 Hours(3G)
        Playback time 10 Hours(Video)
        Battery Capacity 2000 mAh, Li-ion 2600 mAh, Li-ion
        Dual Battery Option
        Wireless Charging
        Charging via USB
        Multimedia
        Music player
        • AAC, AMR, MIDI, MP3, WAV
        • AAC, AC3, AMR, eAAC+, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
        Video player
        • 3GP, AVI, MPEG, MPEG4
        • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, VC-1, VP8, WMV
        Radio

          Radio:FM

          Radio:FM

        Streaming
        Additional Yes
        Pre-loaded Apps M! Live, M! Security, M! Unlock, Games (Fruit Devil , Dark Man, Jelly jumper), Kingsoft, Spuul, Hike, Game Hub, Look Away, FOTA, BBM, iFloat Club Samsung , My Magazine, Story Album Samsung Hub, etc.
        Supported Apps
        Sensors
        Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Magnetometer, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor
        Internet Browsing
        Browser Opera Mini Browser, HTML5 Android Browser, HTML,HTML5
        Third Party Browser
        Built-in online services Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Twitter Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Twitter
        Regulatory Approval
        Regulatory Approval
        • Yes
        • 0.58 W/kg
        • 1.03 W/kg
        Phone Features
        Phonebook
        • Yes
        • Practically Unlimited
        • Yes
        • Practically Unlimited
        Organizer Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
        Messaging No No
        Keypad Landscape mode
        E-mail Push e-mail
        Instant messaging Google Talk ChatON,Other
        JAVA MIDP 1.0 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 Loudspeaker Earpiece,Loudspeaker
        Notifications
        • Music ringtones
        • Polyphonic ringtones
        • Speakerphone
        • Vibration
        • Music ringtones
        • Speakerphone
        • Vibration
        • Voice dialing
        • Voice Memo
        • Music ringtones
        Additional microphone
        Projector
        Availability
        Officially announced 01-Oct-2013 23-Nov-2013
        Market status Upcoming, 31-Oct-2013 Available
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