GALAXY Grand Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.2
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    5
    inches
  • resolution
    186
    ppi

BlackBerry Curve 9360 RIM

  • clock speed
    0.8
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    2.4
    inches
  • resolution
    244
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Samsung GALAXY Grand vs RIM BlackBerry Curve 9360

Display

PPI, brightness, contrast ratio in sunlight and contrast ratio
8.0
N/A

Processing power

quadrant and sunspider
6.2
N/A

Graphics performance

gl benchmark 2.5 and epic citadel
7.6
N/A

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
7.7
N/A

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.5
9.3

Geekaphone Score

7.8
N/A

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
5"
2.4"
Resolution
800 x 480 (186 ppi)
480 x 360 (244 ppi)
Panel
TFT LCD
TFT LCD (RGB)
Brightness
586 cd/m²
584 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
1.321
--
Surface
None
None
Video out
1080p (Micro USB)
None

processor

System on a chip
Broadcom BCM28155
CPU
1.2 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
0.8 GHz
Architecture
Dual core
Single core
Linpack
--
--
Quadrant
3,931
--
GPU
Broadcom VideoCore IV
Architecture
GL benchmark 2.5
11
--
Epic citadel
51.7
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
1 GB
0.5 GB

camera

Lens
--
f/2.0, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
5 MP (2592 x 1944)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
No
Image stabilization
Optical
Digital
Panorama
Yes
No
Continuous shooting
Yes
Yes
Aperture
--
f/2.0
Secondary camera
2 MP
None

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
640 x 480 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
--
4 Mbps
Video light
--
No

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Capacity
2,100 mA·h
1,000 mA·h
Talk time
610 min
300 min
Standby time
26,400 min
20,880 min
Tested
3G talk time
765 min
--
Web browsing
429 min
--
Video playback
491 min
--

music

Speaker
Mono (Back)
Mono (Back)
Frequency response
+0.19, -0.45
+0.09, -1.08
Noise level
-80.8 dB
-85.9 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.28, -0.19
+0.12, -0.98
Noise level
-79.5 dB
-85.6 dB
FM radio
Receive
Receive

form factor

Size
76.9 x 143.5 x 9.6 mm
60 x 109 x 11 mm
Weight
162 g
99 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic
Keyboard
None
Front QWERTY keyboard
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera

software

Operating system
Android 4.1.2
BlackBerry OS 7.0
Upgradable to
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
--
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
None
Sunspider
1,470 ms
--

connectivity

Network
3G, HSPA+ (21 Mb/s)
3G, UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
802.11b/n/g (Hotspot)
NFC
No
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
2.1
USB On-the-Go
No
No

features

Internal storage
8 GB
0.5 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
microSD
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
SIM card
Mini-SIM (2, Active)
Mini-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
74.1 dB
69.2 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
66.2 dB
65.9 dB
Special-features

sensors

Location
A-GPS, GLONASS
A-GPS
Gyroscope
Yes
No
Accelerometer
Yes
No
Light sensor
Yes
No
Proximity sensor
Yes
No
Compass
Yes
No
Thermometer
No
No
Barometer
No
No
Hygrometer
No
No