Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Larger screen
  • 5.30 inch vs 5.00 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much higher battery capacity
  • 2550 mAH vs 2100 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.
  • Higher pixel density
  • 208 ppi vs 187 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 16.00 GB vs 8.00 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Has FM Radio
  • Yes vs No
    FM Radio allows you to listen to music & news from radio stations, even while travelling.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 5.00 MP vs 2.00 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • 32.00 GB vs 64.00 GB
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • 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 (Jelly Bean) Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Form factor Candybar Candybar
Dimensions

      Height:143.50 mm

      Width:76.90 mm

      Thickness:9.60 mm

      Weight 162 grams
      Ruggedness
      Available Colors        
      Hardware
      System chip Exynos
      Processor Quad core, 1200 MHz, Quad core, 1200 MHz,
      2D/3D GPU
      RAM 1 GB 1 GB
      Built-in storage 16 8 GB
      Memory card support Upto 32 GB MicroSD Upto 64 GB MicroSD
      Display
      Physical size 5.30 Inch 5 Inch
      Display resolution 960x540 800x480
      Display Technology IPS LCD LCD
      3D
      Color Density
      Touch screen Capacitive Capacitive
      Camera
      Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 8 MP, 3264 x 2448
      Flash Dual LED Flash,LED Flash
      Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
      Dedicated Camera Button
      Features
      • Auto Focus
      • Smile detection
      • Effects
      • Continuos Shooting
      • Multi Shot
      • Auto Focus
      • Smile detection
      • Scenes
      • Continuos Shooting
      • Multi Shot
      Scene Modes
      Video Capture Stereo sound recording,Digital image stabilization,Optical image stabilization
      Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p @ 24fps
      Secondary camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 2 MP, 1600 x 1200
      Network
      SIM Type GSM+GSM GSM
      Network technology GSM 900 / 1800 / WCDMA/UMTS 2100 MHz | GSM 900 / 1800 MHz GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 or HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
      Data EV-DO EV-DO HSPA
      3g Yes Yes
      4g
      GPRS
      • Yes
      • Yes
      EDGE
      • No
      • Yes
      GPS A-GPS A-GPS
      Connectivity
      Bluetooth Version 4 Version 4, A2DP
      Wi-Fi 802.11

        Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

        Standard:b,g,n

        Mobile Hotspot:Yes

        Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

        Standard:a,b,g,n

        Mobile Hotspot:Yes

        USB microUSB,microUSB 2.0
        HDMI
        Headphones connector
        Charging connector
        External Device connector VoIP DLNA, VoIP
        Battery
        Talk time 0 Hours(2G) 16 Hours(2G)
        Stand-by time
        Playback time
        Battery Capacity 2550 mAh, Li-Polymer 2100 mAh, Li-ion
        Dual Battery Option
        Wireless Charging
        Charging via USB
        Multimedia
        Music player
        • Yes, Multi Format Music Player, Loud Speaker, 3.5mm Audio Jack
        • Yes, Music Formats : MP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC, Active Noise Cancellation with Dedicated Mic, Loud Speaker, 3.5mm Audio Jack
        Video player
        Radio

          Radio:FM

        Streaming
        Additional
        Pre-loaded Apps Google Play, S Voice, multi window mode, Direct Call, AllShare Play, Smart Alert, Popup Play
        Supported Apps
        Sensors
        Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Light sensor, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Compass, Light sensor, Gyroscope
        Internet Browsing
        Browser PocketIE, VoIP VoIP
        Third Party Browser
        Built-in online services
        Regulatory Approval
        Regulatory Approval
        Phone Features
        Phonebook
        • Practically Unlimited
        • Practically Unlimited
        Organizer Predictive text input, Organizer
        Messaging Yes Yes
        Keypad QWERTY Keypad
        E-mail IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Push e-mail
        Instant messaging Yes Yes
        JAVA MIDP 1.0
        OTA Software updates
        Games Yes Yes
        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
        Notifications
        Additional microphone
        Projector
        Availability
        Officially announced 01-Apr-2013 03-Dec-2012
        Market status Available Available
        Price list

        ebay.in

        Rs.9,345
        Rs.16,000
        NA

        amazon.in

        Rs.9,799
        Rs.17,299
        NA

        flipkart.com

        Rs.12,999
        Rs.16,949
        NA

        homeshop18.com

        Rs.9,999
        Rs.17,799
        NA

        snapdeal.com

        Rs.10,009
        Rs.17,212
        NA

        naaptol.com

        Rs.12,849
        NA NA

        saholic.com

        Rs.9,799
        Rs.17,199
        NA

        maniacstore.com

        Rs.12,390
        Rs.16,499
        NA

        shopping.indiatimes.com

        NA
        Rs.16,147
        NA

        tradus.com

        NA
        Rs.16,770
        NA

        edabba.com

        NA
        Rs.17,590
        NA

        surf2buy.in

        NA
        Rs.18,400
        NA

        minglekart.com

        NA
        Rs.20,502
        NA

        landmarkonthenet.com

        NA
        Rs.25,480
        NA
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