Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Larger screen
  • 5.0 inch vs 4.3 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1200 MHz Quad core vs 1500 MHz Dual core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Higher battery capacity
  • 2100 mAH vs 1650 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 2.0 MP vs 0.3 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.
  • Much thinner
  • 9.6 mm vs 9.9 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish
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  • Higher primary camera resolution
  • 8.0 MP vs 8.7 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Much sharper screen
  • 187 ppi vs 217 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Has FM Radio
  • No vs Yes
    FM Radio allows you to listen to music & news from radio stations, even while travelling.
  • Much lighter
  • 162.0 grams vs 160.0 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time

Design
Operating system Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) Windows Phone 8
Dimensions

    Height:143.50 mm

    Width:76.90 mm

    Thickness:9.60 mm

    Height:123.8 mm

    Width:68.5 mm

    Thickness:9.90 mm

    Weight 162 grams 160 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors                
    Hardware
    System chip Exynos Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon
    Processor Quad core, 1200 MHz, Dual core, 1500 MHz, Krait,
    2D/3D GPU
    RAM 1 GB 1 GB
    Built-in storage 8 GB 8 GB
    Memory card support Upto 64 GB MicroSD Upto 64 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 5 Inch 4.3 Inch
    Display resolution 800x480 480x800 (217 ppi)
    Display Technology LCD AMOLED
    Color Density 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive Capacitive, Multi-touch
    Camera
    Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 8.7 MP, 3405 x 2554
    Flash Dual LED Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Smile detection
    • Scenes
    • Continuos Shooting
    • Multi Shot
    • Auto Focus
    Video Capture Stereo sound recording,Digital image stabilization,Optical image stabilization Yes, MP4, Digital image stabilization,Optical image stabilization,Stereo sound recording
    Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p @ 24fps 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps
    Secondary camera 2 MP, 1600 x 1200 0.3 MP, 640 x 480
    Network
    SIM Type GSM Micro, GSM
    Network technology GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 or HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA,LTE
    Data EV-DO HSPA HSDPA 42 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3G Yes Yes
    4G
    • Yes
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • Yes
    • 12
    • 32 - 48 kbps
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • Yes
    • 12
    GPS A-GPS A-GPS,Glonass,GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 4, A2DP Version 4.0, A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, OPP, PBAP, EDR
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:a,b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:a,b,g,n

      Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

      USB microUSB,microUSB 2.0 microUSB,microUSB 2.0
      Headphones connector 3.5mm
      External Device connector DLNA, VoIP
      Battery
      Talk time 16 Hours(2G) 15.4 Hours(2G), 8.1 Hours(3G)
      Stand-by time 330 Hours(2G), 330 Hours(3G)
      Battery Capacity 2100 mAh, Li-ion 1650 mAh, Li-ion
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • Yes, Music Formats : MP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC, Active Noise Cancellation with Dedicated Mic, Loud Speaker, 3.5mm Audio Jack
      • 3GP, AAC, AMR, M4A (Apple lossless), MP3, MP4, WMA
      Video player
      • 3G2, 3GP, AVI, M4V, MOV, MPEG4, WMV
      Radio

        Radio:FM

      Pre-loaded Apps Google Play, S Voice, multi window mode, Direct Call, AllShare Play, Smart Alert, Popup Play
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Compass, Light sensor, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Compass, Light sensor, Magnetometer, Proximity sensor
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      Organizer Predictive text input, Organizer Calculator, World clock, Calendar, To-Do, Alarm, Document viewer
      Keypad Landscape mode,Portrait mode
      Sales Pack Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card
      Availability
      Officially announced 03-Dec-2012 01-Sep-2012
      Market status Available Available
      Price list

      ebay.in

      Rs.17,899
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      Rs.18,600
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      snapdeal.com

      Rs.16,241
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      surf2buy.in

      Rs.18,400
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