Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Larger screen
  • 4.0 inch vs 3.5 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much higher battery capacity
  • 1750 mAH vs 1305 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Much sharper screen
  • 245 ppi vs 165 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 0.3 MP vs N/A
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Has Gorilla Glass
  • Yes vs No
    Gorilla Glass protects smartphone's screen from scratches and minor knocks.
  • Has removable battery
  • Yes vs No
    Removable Battery allows you to remove and replace the battery when it gets drained or goes dead.
  • Much thinner
  • 9.2 mm vs 9.8 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish
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  • Much faster processor
  • 1000 MHz Single Core vs 1000 MHz Dual core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 4.0 GB vs 8.0 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Much lighter
  • 124.0 grams vs 110.0 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time

Design
Operating system Android 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Dimensions

    Height:124.30 mm

    Width:61.20 mm

    Thickness:9.20 mm

    Height:111 mm

    Width:60.3 mm

    Thickness:9.80 mm

    Weight 124 grams 110 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors            
    Hardware
    System chip Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 7227A NovaThor U8500
    Processor 1000 MHz, Cortex A5, Dual core, 1000 MHz, Cortex A9,
    2D/3D GPU
    RAM 512 MB 512 MB
    Built-in storage 4 GB 8 GB
    Memory card support Upto 32 GB microSD Upto 32 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 4 Inch 3.5 Inch
    Display resolution 480x854 (245 ppi) 320x480 (165 ppi)
    Display Technology TFT LCD
    Color Density 16M 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
    Camera
    Primary Camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 5 MP, 2592 x 1944
    Flash LED Flash LED Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Digital image stabilization
    • Self-timer
    • Touch to focus
    • Auto Focus
    • Face detection
    • Geo tagging
    • Smile detection
    • Touch to focus
    Video Capture Yes Yes, Digital image stabilization
    Video Resolution 640 x 480p @ 25fps 1280 x 720p @ 30fps
    Secondary camera 0.30 MP, 640 x 480
    Network
    SIM Type Mini, GSM Mini, GSM
    Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA
    Data HSDPA 7.20 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload) HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.8 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3G Yes Yes
    4G
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • 86 kbps kbps
    • Yes
    • 86 kbps
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • 236.8 kbps
    • Yes
    • 236.8 kbps
    GPS A-GPS A-GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 2.10, A2DP, EDR Version 3.0, A2DP, EDR
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

      USB microUSB 2.0 microUSB,microUSB 2.0
      Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
      External Device connector DLNA DLNA
      Battery
      Talk time 5.60 Hours(2G), 7.30 Hours(3G) 6.5(2G), 5.5(3G)
      Stand-by time 607 Hours(2G), 618 Hours(3G) 520(2G), 460(3G)
      Battery Capacity 1750 mAh, Li-ion 1305 mAh, Li-ion , Not replaceable by user
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • Album, Artist, Playlists
      • Album art cover, Background playback
      • eAAC+, MP3, WAV, WMA
      • eAAC+, MP3, WAV, WMA
      Video player
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4, WMV
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS,Stereo FM

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS,Stereo FM

      Pre-loaded Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      Organizer Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
      Keypad Landscape 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 22-Aug-2012 30-May-2012
      Market status Available Available
      Price list

      amazon.in

      Rs.11,422

      5% cash back (max. up to Rs. 1,000) on SBI credit card .

      Rs.14,500

      5% cash back (max. up to Rs. 1,000) on SBI credit card .

      ebay.in

      Rs.12,549
      NA

      flipkart.com

      Rs.11,399
      Rs.14,500

      saholic.com

      Rs.13,999
      NA

      maniacstore.com

      Rs.13,490
      NA

      snapdeal.com

      NA
      Rs.11,057
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