Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much higher battery capacity
  • 2390 mAH vs 2000 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • 32.00 GB vs N/A
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1200 MHz Quad core vs 1500 MHz Quad core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more RAM
  • 1.00 GB vs 2.00 GB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 8.00 MP vs 13.00 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Much higher pixel density
  • 220.00 ppi vs 441.00 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 4.00 GB vs 16.00 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 0.30 MP vs 5.00 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.
Design
Operating system Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) Android 4.2.1 (Jelly Bean)
Form factor Touchbar Candybar
Dimensions

    Height:141.5 mm

    Width:74.15 mm

    Thickness:8.88 mm

      Weight 153 grams
      Ruggedness
      Available Colors      
      Hardware
      System chip MTK MT6589 MediaTek MT6589T
      Processor Quad core, 1200 MHz, Quad core, 1500 MHz,
      2D/3D GPU
      • PowerVR SGX544
      • PowerVR SGX 544MP
      RAM 1 GB 2 GB
      Built-in storage 4 GB 16 GB
      Memory card support Upto 32 GB microSD
      Display
      Physical size 5 Inch 5 Inch
      Display resolution 540x960 (220 ppi) 1080x1920 (441 ppi)
      Display Technology TFT IPS LCD
      3D
      Color Density 16M 16M
      Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
      Camera
      Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 13 MP, 4128 x 3096
      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
      • Auto Focus
      • Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
      • Face detection
      • Touch to focus
      Scene Modes Self-Portrait Mode
      Video Capture Yes, Video streaming Yes
      Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps
      Secondary camera 0.3 MP, 640 x 480 5 MP, 2592 x 1944
      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 42 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 11 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
      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,microUSB 2.0 microUSB 2.0
        HDMI
        Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
        Charging connector
        External Device connector DLNA Micro 5 Pin
        Battery
        Talk time 10.05 Hours(2G), 10.05 Hours(3G) 7 Hours(2G)
        Stand-by time 588 Hours(2G), 605 Hours(3G) 105(2G)
        Playback time 53.98 Hours(Music), 10.53 Hours(Video)
        Battery Capacity 2390 mAh, Li-ion 2000 mAh, Li-ion
        Dual Battery Option
        Wireless Charging
        Charging via USB
        Multimedia
        Music player
        • FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
        • AAC, AMR, MIDI, MP3, WAV
        Video player
        • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV
        • 3GP, AVI, MPEG, MPEG4
        Radio

          Radio:FM

          Features:RDS,Stereo 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
        Supported Apps
        Sensors
        Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Magnetometer, Proximity sensor
        Internet Browsing
        Browser HTML5 Opera Mini Browser, HTML5
        Third Party Browser
        Built-in online services Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Twitter,YouTube (upload) Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Twitter
        Regulatory Approval
        Regulatory Approval
        • Yes
        • 0.52 W/kg
        • 0.36 W/kg
        Phone Features
        Phonebook
        • Yes
        • Practically Unlimited
        • Yes
        • Practically Unlimited
        Organizer Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm
        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 Loudspeaker
        Notifications
        • Polyphonic ringtones
        • Speakerphone
        • Vibration
        • Voice dialing
        • Voice Memo
        • Music ringtones
        • Music ringtones
        • Polyphonic ringtones
        • Speakerphone
        • Vibration
        • Music ringtones
        Additional microphone
        Projector
        Availability
        Officially announced 25-Jun-2013 01-Oct-2013
        Market status Available, 25-Oct-2013 Upcoming, 31-Oct-2013
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