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Summary
Performance

Samsung Exynos 4

1 GB RAM

Samsung

2 GB RAM

Display

4.8" (12.19 cm)

HD, 306 PPI

5.5" (13.97 cm)

HD, 267 PPI

Rear Camera

8 MP

Single Camera

8 MP

Single Camera

Front Camera

1.9 MP

Single Camera

1.9 MP

Single Camera

Battery

2100 mAh

11.4 h talktime (3G)

3100 mAh

16 h talktime (3G)

Storage

16 GB

64 GB (Expandable)

16 GB

64 GB (Expandable)

Expert Rating
User Rating

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4.1/5 based on 2,982 ratings

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4.5/5 based on 1,712 ratings

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General
Operating System

Android v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)

Android v4.1.1 (Jelly Bean)

Custom UI

TouchWiz UI

TouchWiz UI

Performance
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 4

Samsung

CPU

Quad core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A9

Quad core, 1.6 GHz, Cortex A9

Graphics

Mali-400 MP4

Mali-400 MP4

RAM

1 GB

2 GB

Display
Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Size

4.8 " (12.19 cm)

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

Resolution

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

Pixel Density

306 ppi

267 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

65.71 %

68.4 %

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v2, Scratch-resistant glass,

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 136.6 mm
Width: 70.6 mm
Thickness: 8.6 mm

Height: 151.1 mm
Width: 80.5 mm
Thickness: 9.4 mm

Weight

133 grams

183 grams

Colours

Black, Blue, Brown, Grey, Red, White, Pebble Blue, Marble White, Amber Brown, Garnet Red, Sapphire Black, Titanium Grey

Black, Blue, Brown, Grey, Pink

Camera
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

8 MP f/2.6, Primary Camera

8 MP, Primary Camera

Sensor

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI), CMOS image sensor

Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Autofocus

OIS

No

Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

3264 x 2448 Pixels

3264 x 2448 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Burst mode

Continuos Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom
Digital image stabilization
Face detection
Simultaneous HD video and image recording
Smile detection
Touch to focus

Digital Zoom
Digital image stabilization
Face detection
Simultaneous HD video and image recording

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

1.9 MP f/2.6, Primary Camera

1.9 MP, Primary Camera

Flash

No

Camera Features

Fixed Focus

Video Recording

1280x720 @ 30 fps

Battery
Capacity

2100 mAh

3100 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

Removable

TalkTime

Up to 11.4 Hours(3G) / Up to 21.4 Hours(2G)

Up to 16 Hours(3G) / Up to 35 Hours(2G)

Standby time

Up to 790 Hours(3G) / Up to 590 Hours(2G)

Up to 980 Hours(2G)

Wireless Charging

Storage
Internal Memory

16 GB

16 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 64 GB

, Up to 64 GB

USB OTG

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Single SIM, GSM

Single SIM, GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Micro

SIM1: Micro

Network Support

3G, 2G

3G, 2G

SIM 1

3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G Speed:
HSDPA 21.1 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Class 12, 32 - 48 kbps
EDGE:
Class 12

3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G Speed:
HSDPA 21.1 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

SAR Value

Head: 0.55 W/kg, Body: 1.49 W/kg

Wi-Fi

, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n/n 5GHz

, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

, v4.0

, v4

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

USB Connectivity

microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB Host, microUSB 2.0

Mobile High-Definition Link(MHL)

Multimedia
FM Radio

, RDS, Stereo FM

, RDS, Stereo FM

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Sensors
Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Stylus