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Summary
73%
69%
81%
Display

4.7" (Medium)

HD, Sharp screen

5.0" (Medium)

HD, Avg sharpness

5.93" (Large)

1080x2160, Very Sharp

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

1.8 GHz + 1.3 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad core

1.2 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.36 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

32 GB

Non-expandable

16 GB

64 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Main)

2.1 MP (Front)

13 MP (Main)

5 MP (Front)

16 MP (Main)

8 MP (Front)

Battery

1860 mAh

11 h talktime (3G)

2300 mAh

15 h talktime (3G)

3340 mAh

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User Rating

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3.8/5 based on 569 ratings

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4/5 based on 1,259 ratings

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General
Launch Date

September 27, 2014 (Official)

January 10, 2015 (Official)

Operating System

Android v4.4.4 (Kitkat)

Android v4.4.4 (Kitkat)

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

Custom UI

EMUI 5.1

SIM Slot(s)

Single SIM, GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

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

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

No

Quick Charging

No

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 132.4 mm
Width: 65.5 mm
Thickness: 6.7 mm

Height: 139.3 mm
Width: 69.7 mm
Thickness: 6.7 mm

Height: 156.5 mm
Width: 75.3 mm
Thickness: 7.6 mm

Weight

115 grams

123 grams

165 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Display
Very Good
Good
Good
Screen Resolution

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

1080 x 2160 pixels

Pixel Density

312 ppi

294 ppi

407 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v4

Corning Gorilla Glass v4

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

70.06 %

70.82 %

77.01 %

Performance
Good
Average
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5430

Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916

HiSilicon Kirin 659

Processor

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

Quad core, 1.2 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core (2.36 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53 + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-T628 MP6

Adreno 306

Mali-T830 MP2

RAM

2 GB

2 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

32 GB

16 GB

32 GB

Expandable Memory

No

Up to 64 GB

Up to 256 GB

USB OTG Support

No

Camera
Good
Good
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP Primary Camera

13 MP Primary Camera

16 MP + 2 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

CMOS image sensor

CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

Phase Detection autofocus

Optical Image Stabilisation

No

No

No

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4128 x 3096 Pixels

4616 x 3464 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

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

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

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

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

2.1 MP Front Camera

5 MP Front Camera

8 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

No

Flash

No

No

Camera Features

Selfie Voice command, Wide Angle Selfie

Battery
Good
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

1860 mAh

2300 mAh

3340 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

No

No

Standby Time

Up to 350 Hours(3G)

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

VoLTE

SIM 1

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

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

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

SIM 2

2G

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

SAR Value

Head: 1.18 W/kg, Body: 0.75 W/kg

Head: 648 W/kg, Body: 0.478 W/kg

Bluetooth

v4.0

v4.0

v4.1

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

USB Connectivity

microUSB 2.0

microUSB 2.0

microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

No

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Heart Rate Monitor

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

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