Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much higher pixel density
  • 267 ppi vs 217 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Has FM Radio
  • Yes vs No
    FM Radio allows you to listen to music & news from radio stations, even while travelling.
  • Much larger screen
  • 3.50 inch vs 4.30 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 528 MHz Single Core vs 800 MHz Single Core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 3.20 MP vs 5.00 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Much higher battery capacity
  • 1250 mAH vs 1400 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Has flash
  • No vs Yes
    With flash, bright photos/videos are captured even in low-light conditions.
Design
Operating system Android 2.1 Android 2.3
Form factor Candybar Candybar
Dimensions

    Height:116 mm

    Width:56.5 mm

    Thickness:11.80 mm

    Height:125.9 mm

    Width:67.8 mm

    Thickness:10.40 mm

    Weight 130 grams 120 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors    
    Hardware
    System chip MSM7227
    Processor 528 MHz, Qualcomm, 800 MHz,
    2D/3D GPU
    RAM 512 MB 512 MB
    Built-in storage 512 MB
    Memory card support Upto 32 GB MicroSD Upto 32 GB MicroSD
    Display
    Physical size 3.5 Inch 4.3 Inch
    Display resolution 480x800 480x800
    Display Technology AMOLED LCD
    3D
    Color Density
    Touch screen Capacitive Capacitive
    Camera
    Primary Camera 3.2 MP 5 MP
    Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Smile detection
    • White balance presets
    • Multi Shot
    • Auto Focus
    • Smile detection
    • White balance presets
    • Multi Shot
    Scene Modes
    Video Capture
    Video Resolution
    Secondary camera
    Network
    SIM Type GSM GSM
    Network technology GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 / HSDPA 1900 / 2100 Mhz GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 / HSDPA 900 / 2100 MHz
    Data HSPA HSPA
    3g Yes Yes
    4g
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • Yes
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • Yes
    GPS A-GPS A-GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 2.1, A2DP Version 2.1, A2DP
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:a,b,g

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      USB USB 2.0 microUSB,microUSB 2.0
      HDMI
      Headphones connector
      Charging connector
      External Device connector
      Battery
      Talk time 4 Hours(2G) 5 Hours(2G)
      Stand-by time 4 Hours(2G) 5 Hours(2G)
      Playback time
      Battery Capacity 1250 mAh, Li-ion 1400 mAh, Li-ion
      Dual Battery Option
      Wireless Charging
      Charging via USB
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • Yes, Music Formats : MP3, WAV, eAAC+
      • Yes, Music Formats : MP3, WAV, eAAC+ with Loudspeaker, 3.5mm Audio Jack
      Video player
      Radio

        Features:Stereo FM,RDS

      Streaming
      Additional
      Pre-loaded Apps
      Supported Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Compass
      Internet Browsing
      Browser VoIP VoIP
      Third Party Browser
      Built-in online services
      Regulatory Approval
      Regulatory Approval
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes, Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall
      • Yes, Practically Unlimited Entries and Fields, Photocall
      Organizer Organizer, Voice memo, Predictive text input Organizer, Voice memo, Predictive text input
      Messaging Yes Yes
      Keypad
      E-mail 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 Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual
      Supported Accessories
      Others
      Other Features
      Speakers
      Notifications
      Additional microphone
      Projector
      Availability
      Officially announced 27-Oct-2010 14-Feb-2011
      Market status Available Available
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