Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S III

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Display

Display size

5.2 inches
4.8 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

280 ppi
306 ppi

Technology

TFT
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

68.84 %
65.82 %

Peak brightness

 
300 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.6; Sensor size: 1/3"

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Video calling
Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front

1.9 megapixels
1.9 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.78 x 2.96 x 0.35 inches (146.8 x 75.3 x 8.9 mm)
5.38 x 2.78 x 0.34 inches (136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm)

Weight

5.75 oz (163 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)
4.69 oz (133 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Materials

 
Back: Plastic

Colors

Black, Pink, White, Gold
Black, Gray, Brown, Pink, Blue, Red, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 8226
Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7
Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU

Adreno 305
Mali-400 MP4

RAM

1.5 GB
1 GB

Internal storage

8 GB
32 GB

Storage expansion

up to 64 GB
up to 64 GB

OS

Android (4.4.2, 4.3), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (4.3, 4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.0.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
2100 mAh

Talk time

17.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)
22.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)

Stand-by time

 
34.6 days (830 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)

Talk time (3G)

17.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)
11.60 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

15.4 days (370 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)
32.1 days (770 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)

Music playback

69.00 hours
 

Video playback

10.00 hours
 

Cellular

UMTS

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

GSM

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

Data

HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

 
Micro SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
USB OTG, Video out

Location

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

Other

ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Notification light (Multiple color), Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

 
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, MirrorLink

Radio

FM
FM, Stereo, RDS

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

 
Yes

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Nov 07, 2013
 

FCC ID value: A3LSMG7102 link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.40 W/kg
 

Body

0.82 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.03 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

0.88 W/kg
 

EU SAR

 
 

Head

0.58 W/kg
 
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