Slimmer and lighter successor
Display, Design and Configuration
The Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 carries a 5.5-inch IPS LCD multi touch display with 720p resolution and a pixel density of 267ppi. It has a waistline of 7.95mm and a weight of 140g, which is really commendable considering its big size.
Acting as the brains of the smartphone is a 1.2GHz Cortex A-53 quad-core processor based on 64-bit Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 SoC. It is aided by a 1.5GB RAM and Adreno 306 GPU thereby ensuring seamless performance at everything. It boots Android v4.4.4 KitKat OS.
Camera, Storage and Connectivity
The smartphone carries a 13MP autofocus snapper at the back which supports LED flash, touch focus, HDR, geo-tagging, panorama, face and smile detection and can shoot full HD videos at 30fps frame rate. For selfies and video calls, it depends on the 5MP full HD front camera. It comes with 16GB of internal memory which can be further upgraded up to 64GB.
On the connectivity front, the Samsung Galaxy Grand 3 supports 4G (some markets), 3G, Mobile hotspot, USB port, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS/A-GPS, Bluetooth v4.0 and GLONASS.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand 3, the successor of the Grand 2 comes in a much lighter and slimmer package and sports impressive features. The 64-bit Snapdragon CPU is the most notable change you can notice in this 5.5-inch phablet.