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Summary
76%
77%
Display

5.7" (Large)

Full HD, Sharp screen

5.0" (Medium)

Full HD, Very Sharp

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

1.8 GHz + 1.3 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Octa core

2 GHz, 3 GB RAM

Storage

32 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

16 GB

200 GB (Expandable)

Camera

16 MP (Main)

5 MP (Front)

21.5 MP (Main)

13 MP (Front)

Battery

3050 mAh

17 h talktime (3G)

2600 mAh

12 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating

★★★★★
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User Rating

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★★★★★

4.1/5 based on 1,271 ratings

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3.6/5 based on 3,067 ratings

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General
Launch Date

August 3, 2015 (Official)

September 9, 2015 (Official)

Operating System

Android v5.1 (Lollipop)

Android v5.0 (Lollipop)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

Fingerprint Sensor

No

Quick Charging

No

No

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 158 mm
Width: 76.8 mm
Thickness: 5.9 mm

Height: 145 mm
Width: 72 mm
Thickness: 7.6 mm

Weight

151 grams

142.6 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Waterproof

Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP65, IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof,

Display
Excellent
Very Good
Screen Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

Pixel Density

386 ppi

441 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

No

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

73.64 %

65.86 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5430

MediaTek MT6795

Processor

Octa core (1.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A15 + 1.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A7)

Octa core, 2 GHz, ARM Cortex A57

Architecture

32 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-T628 MP6

PowerVR G6200

RAM

2 GB

3 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

32 GB

16 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 128 GB

Up to 200 GB

USB OTG Support

Camera
Good
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

16 MP Primary Camera

21.5 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

CMOS image sensor, Exmor-R CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

Hybrid autofocus, Phase Detection autofocus

Aperture

1.9 F

2.2 F

Optical Image Stabilisation

No

No

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

5312 x 2988 Pixels

5352 x 4016 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Smile detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

13 MP Front Camera

Sensor

Exmor RS

Autofocus

No

Flash

No

No

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3050 mAh

2600 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

No

No

Standby Time

Up to 607 Hours(4G) / Up to 656 Hours(3G) / Up to 671 Hours(2G)

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM 1

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

SIM 2

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

2G

SAR Value

Head: 0.100 W/kg

Bluetooth

v4.1

v4.1

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

USB Connectivity

microUSB 2.0

microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

RDS

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

No

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Front

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

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