Quick Facts
91score
91
4
Reasons to Buy
  • Much larger screen
  • 5.30 inch vs 2.60 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1400 MHz Dual core vs N/A
    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 1.30 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Much higher pixel density
  • 285.00 ppi vs 174 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Has 3G
  • Yes vs No
    3G enables fast internet access up to 42.2 Mbps, allowing live TV, high speed downloads, etc.
  • Has FM Radio
  • Yes vs No
    FM Radio allows you to listen to music & news from radio stations, even while travelling.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • 32.00 GB vs N/A
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 2.00 MP vs N/A
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Has flash
  • Yes vs No
    With flash, bright photos/videos are captured even in low-light conditions.
Design
Operating system Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Form factor Touchbar Candybar
Dimensions

    Height:146.85 mm

    Width:82.95 mm

    Thickness:9.65 mm

    Height:116 mm

    Width:53 mm

    Thickness:16.10 mm

    Weight 178 grams grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors      
    Hardware
    System chip Exynos
    Processor Dual core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex A9,
    2D/3D GPU
    • Mali-400
    RAM 1 GB
    Built-in storage 16 GB
    Memory card support Upto 32 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 5.3 Inch 2.6 Inch
    Display resolution 800x1280 (285 ppi) 320x320 pixels
    Display Technology Super AMOLED LCD
    3D
    Color Density 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch
    Camera
    Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 1.3 MP
    Flash LED Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Blink detection
    • Digital image stabilization
    • Face detection
    • Geo tagging
    • Smile detection
    • Touch to focus
    Scene Modes
    Video Capture Yes
    Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps, 1280 x 720p
    Secondary camera 2 MP, 1600 x 1200
    Network
    SIM Type Mini, GSM GSM
    Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA,LTE Dual-band 900 / 1800 MHz
    Data HSDPA 21 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3g Yes
    4g
    • Yes
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • Class 12
    • 32 - 48 kbps
    • Yes
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • 12
    • No
    GPS A-GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 3, A2DP, EDR
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:a,b,g,n

      Features:Dual antennas

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:No

      USB microUSB 2.0
      HDMI
      Headphones connector 3.5mm
      Charging connector
      External Device connector DLNA
      Battery
      Talk time 26 Hours(2G), 13.2(3G) 4 Hours(2G)
      Stand-by time 960 Hours(2G), 820 Hours(3G)
      Playback time
      Battery Capacity 2500 mAh, Li-ion
      Dual Battery Option
      Wireless Charging
      Charging via USB
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • 3GP, AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, MP3
      • Yes, MP3, MP4 player
      Video player
      • 3GPP, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS

      Streaming
      Additional Yes
      Pre-loaded Apps Samsung ChatON, Adobe Flash 10.1 support, Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
      Supported Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor
      Internet Browsing
      Browser Adobe Flash, HTML5 VoIP
      Third Party Browser
      Built-in online services Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Twitter,Yahoo Mail,YouTube (upload)
      Regulatory Approval
      Regulatory Approval
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Yes
      Organizer Android Market, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer MP3 and back-end playback support, equalizer support, lyric synchronous display support, ultra-powerful double speakers -Radio Two high-quality speakers - Video 3GP, MP4 support, 320 x 240 Hi-Fi fullscreen play support, Dual 1.3M pixels, supports max 1280x960 photo output, while in photography with sound, user can choose 352x288 or 176x144 definitions, the length depends on size of memory
      Messaging No Yes
      Keypad Landscape mode
      E-mail IMAP,POP3,Push e-mail,SMTP
      Instant messaging Google Talk
      JAVA MIDP 1.0
      OTA Software updates
      Games
      Sales Pack 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 02-Sep-2011
      Market status Available
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