Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much more internal memory
  • 8.00 GB vs 4.00 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • 64.00 GB vs 32.00 GB
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • Much larger screen
  • 4.30 inch vs 5.00 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1200 MHz Dual core vs 1200 MHz Quad core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 5.00 MP vs 8.00 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Higher battery capacity
  • 1800 mAH vs 2000 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much higher pixel density
  • 217.00 ppi vs 294.00 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
Design
Operating system Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Form factor Touchbar Touchbar
Dimensions

    Height:129.3 mm

    Width:67.6 mm

    Thickness:8.95 mm

    Height:144 mm

    Width:74 mm

    Thickness:10.70 mm

    Weight 124 grams 156 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors      
    Hardware
    System chip Qualcomm MSM8225 Snapdragon S4 Play MediaTek MT6589
    Processor Dual core, 1200 MHz, Cortex A5, Quad core, 1200 MHz, Cortex A7,
    2D/3D GPU
    • PowerVR SGX544
    RAM 1 GB 1 GB
    Built-in storage 8 GB 4 GB
    Memory card support Upto 64 GB microSD Upto 32 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 4.3 Inch 5 Inch
    Display resolution 480x800 (217 ppi) 720x1280 (294 ppi)
    Display Technology TFT IPS LCD
    3D
    Color Density 16M 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
    Camera
    Primary Camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 8 MP, 3264 x 2448
    Flash LED Flash LED Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Face detection
    • Geo tagging
    • Image Viewer
    • Smile detection
    • Touch to focus
    • Auto Focus
    • Face detection
    • Geo tagging
    • Touch to focus
    Scene Modes
    Video Capture Yes Yes, 3GP
    Video Resolution 640 x 480p @ 30fps 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,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA
    Data HSDPA 7.2 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
    • Yes
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • Yes
    GPS A-GPS A-GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 3.0, A2DP, AVRCP, GAP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP Version 4.0
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi Direct: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 14 Hours(2G), 9 Hours(3G) 5 Hours(2G)
      Stand-by time 500 Hours(2G), 300 Hours(3G) 174 Hours(2G)
      Playback time
      Battery Capacity 1800 mAh, Li-ion 2000 mAh, Li-ion
      Dual Battery Option
      Wireless Charging
      Charging via USB
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • AAC, AC3, AMR, eAAC, eAAC+, FLAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV
      • AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, MIDI, MP3, OGG
      Video player
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS

        Radio:FM

      Streaming
      Additional Yes Yes
      Pre-loaded Apps Hookup , M! Zone+ , M! Store, Mi Live
      Supported Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Light sensor, Motion Sensor, Proximity sensor
      Internet Browsing
      Browser HTML,RSS HTML,WAP 2.0
      Third Party Browser
      Built-in online services Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Picasa,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, Calculator, Stopwatch, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
      Messaging No No
      Keypad Landscape mode Landscape mode
      E-mail Push e-mail Push e-mail
      Instant messaging Google Talk Google Talk
      JAVA MIDP 1.0 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 Loudspeaker Earpiece,Loudspeaker
      Notifications
      • Polyphonic ringtones
      • Speakerphone
      • Vibration
      • Voice dialing
      • Voice Memo
      • Music ringtones
      • Speakerphone
      • Vibration
      • Music ringtones
      Additional microphone
      Projector
      Availability
      Officially announced 27-Apr-2013 21-Jan-2013
      Market status Available Available
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