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Display

Display size

5.3 inches
5.0 inches
4.3 inches

Resolution

800 x 1280 pixels
480 x 800 pixels
540 x 960 pixels

Pixel density

285 ppi
187 ppi
256 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
TFT
 

Screen-to-body ratio

66.80 %
58.91 %
59.84 %

Colors

16 777 216
 
16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
5 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.6
 
Aperture size: F2.8

Flash

LED
Dual LED
LED

Software Features

Panorama, Smile detection, Burst mode, Scenes
Digital zoom, Geo tagging, White balance presets, Night mode, Scenes, Effects
Panorama, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1280x720 (HD) (18 fps), 640x480 (VGA) (20 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Video calling
 
 

Front

2 megapixels
0.3 megapixels VGA
Yes

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.78 x 3.27 x 0.38 inches (147 x 83 x 9.65 mm)
6.02 x 3.11 x 0.40 inches (153 x 79 x 10 mm)
5.02 x 2.63 x 0.43 inches (127.5 x 66.9 x 10.9 mm)

Weight

6.28 oz (178 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
7.76 oz (220 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.60 oz (159 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Features

Stylus
Touch sensitive control keys
 

Keys

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control

Colors

Black, Pink, White
Black
Black

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback
 

Screen mirroring

MHL
 
DLNA

Music player

 
 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Playlists
Album, Artist, Playlists
 

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WMA, WAV, AMR, OGG
MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, AMR, MIDI
MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, AMR, OGG

Video playback

 
 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264, DivX, XviD, WMV
H.263, H.264, WMV, 3GP
MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS
 
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 4
Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 QSD8250
 

Processor

Dual-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Single core, 1000 MHz, Scorpion
Dual-core, 1000 MHz

GPU

Mali-400 MP4
Adreno 200
Yes

RAM

1 GB
0.5 GB
1 GB

ROM

 
512 MB
 

Internal storage

32 GB
 
16 GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDHC
microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (4.1.2, 4.0.4, 4.0.3, 2.3.5, 2.3.4)
Android (2.3, 2.2, 1.6)
Android (4.1.2, 4.0.4, 2.3.4)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

3.0
2.0, EDR
2.1, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), AMP Manager Protocol (A2MP), Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol (AVCTP), Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol (AVDTP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Protocol (SDP), SIM Access (SAP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Basic Imaging (BIP), File Transfer (FTP), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol (L2CAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Protocol (SDP), Video Distribution (VDP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol (AVCTP), Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol (AVDTP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Dial-up networking (DUN), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 b, g
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Proprietary, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Video out
Mass storage device
Mass storage device, USB OTG

HDMI

 
 
Micro HDMI (Type D)

Charging connector

microUSB
Proprietary
microUSB

Location

A-GPS, Glonass
GPS
A-GPS, S-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

NFC, Computer sync, OTA sync
Computer sync, OTA sync
Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible

 
M3, T3
M3, M4, T3, T4

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
 
Bands 13

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
 

CDMA

 
 
800, 1900 MHz

Data

HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE

2G Data

 
EDGE
EV-DO Rev.A

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes
 

Battery

Capacity

2500 mAh
1530 mAh
1735 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time

26.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)
9.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)
10.83 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time

40.0 days (960 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)
8.3 days (200 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Talk time (3G)

13.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1378 min)
 
 

Stand-by time (3G)

34.2 days (820 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)
 
 

Internet browsing

Browser

 
 
 

supports

HTML, HTML5, Flash
HTML, Flash
HTML, Flash

Built-in online services support

Facebook, YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+, Twitter
Facebook, YouTube (upload), Flickr, Twitter
Facebook, Photobucket, Picasa/Google+, Twitter

Phone features

Notifications

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer (Office, PDF), Calculator, Notes
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator
Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer, Calculator

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
Yes
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
Hangouts / Google Talk
Hangouts / Google Talk

Games

Yes
Yes
Yes

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 
 

Date approved

Nov 09, 2011
Feb 05, 2010
Jul 07, 2011

FCC ID value: A3LGTI9220 link
FCC ID value: VRSM01M001 link
FCC ID value: IHDT56MX1 link

FCC measured SAR

 
 
 

Head

0.30 W/kg
0.72 W/kg
0.88 W/kg

Measured in

 
1900 MHz
 

Body

0.50 W/kg
0.95 W/kg
0.94 W/kg

Measured in

 
850 MHz
 

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 680
 
$ 500

Availability

Officially announced

Sep 01, 2011
May 26, 2010
Sep 07, 2011
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