Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Larger screen
  • 5.00 inch vs 4.50 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much higher battery capacity
  • 2390 mAH vs 1860 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Supports more SIM cards simultaneously
  • 2 vs 1
    Dual or Triple SIM allows you to use two or three active mobile numbers respectively, through one phone.
  • 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 thinner
  • 8.88 mm vs 9.26 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish
  • Higher pixel density
  • 220.00 ppi vs 245.00 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 4.00 GB vs 8.00 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 0.30 MP vs 1.60 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Has NFC
  • No vs Yes
    NFC enables faster sharing of content between NFC devices, one tap payment options, etc.
  • Much lighter
  • 153.00 grams vs 130.00 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time
Design
Operating system Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)
Form factor Touchbar Touchbar
Dimensions

    Height:141.5 mm

    Width:74.15 mm

    Thickness:8.88 mm

    Height:134.80 mm

    Width:67 mm

    Thickness:9.26 mm

    Weight 153 grams 130 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors          
    Hardware
    System chip MTK MT6589 Qualcomm Snapdragon S4
    Processor Quad core, 1200 MHz, Quad core, 1200 MHz, Cortex A5,
    2D/3D GPU
    • PowerVR SGX544
    • Adreno 203
    RAM 1 GB 1 GB
    Built-in storage 4 GB 8
    Memory card support Upto 32 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 5 Inch 4.50 Inch
    Display resolution 540x960 (220 ppi) 540x960 (245 ppi)
    Display Technology TFT S-LCD 2
    3D
    Color Density 16M 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
    • Face detection
    • Geo tagging
    • Image Viewer
    • Touch to focus
    • Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
    • Face detection
    • Geo tagging
    • Smile detection
    Scene Modes Self-Portrait Mode
    Video Capture Yes, Video streaming Yes, MP4,MPEG4
    Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p 1280 x 72p
    Secondary camera 0.3 MP, 640 x 480 1.60 MP, 1448 x 1088
    Network
    SIM Type Micro, GSM+GSM Micro, GSM+GSM
    Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA
    Data HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 11.5 Mbit/s(Upload) HSDPA 7.20 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3g Yes Yes
    4g
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • Yes
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • Yes
    GPS A-GPS,GPS A-GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 4.0, A2DP Version 4, A2DP
    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

      Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

      USB microUSB,microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0
      HDMI
      Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
      Charging connector
      External Device connector DLNA DLNA, NFC
      Battery
      Talk time 10.05 Hours(2G), 10.05 Hours(3G) 11.40 Hours(2G), 11.10 Hours(3G)
      Stand-by time 588 Hours(2G), 605 Hours(3G) 539(2G), 577(3G)
      Playback time 53.98 Hours(Music), 10.53 Hours(Video)
      Battery Capacity 2390 mAh, Li-ion 1860 mAh, Li-ion
      Dual Battery Option
      Wireless Charging
      Charging via USB
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
      • Beats Audio
      • AAC, AMR, FLAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
      Video player
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV
      • 3G2, 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV, Xvid, DivX
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS,Stereo FM

      Streaming
      Additional Yes Yes
      Pre-loaded Apps
      Supported Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
      Internet Browsing
      Browser HTML5 HTML5
      Third Party Browser
      Built-in online services Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Twitter,YouTube (upload) Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Picasa,Twitter,YouTube (upload)
      Regulatory Approval
      Regulatory Approval
      • Yes
      • 0.52 W/kg
      • 0.36 W/kg
      • Yes
      • 1.300 W/kg
      • 0.479 W/kg
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      Organizer Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Calculator, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
      Messaging No No
      Keypad
      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
      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 Dual Speakers,Stereo speakers
      Notifications
      • Polyphonic ringtones
      • Speakerphone
      • Vibration
      • Voice dialing
      • Voice Memo
      • Music ringtones
      • Polyphonic ringtones
      • Vibration
      • Video ringtones
      • Voice dialing
      • Voice Memo
      • Music ringtones
      Additional microphone
      Projector
      Availability
      Officially announced 25-Jun-2013 23-May-2013
      Market status Available, 25-Oct-2013 Available, 30-Jun-2013
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