GALAXY Grand Samsung

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

Express Galaxy Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.5
    inches
  • resolution
    207
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Samsung GALAXY Grand vs Express Galaxy

Display

PPI, brightness, contrast ratio in sunlight and contrast ratio
7.8
8.0

Processing power

quadrant and sunspider
6.2
6.2

Graphics performance

gl benchmark 2.5
5.7
5.9

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
7.7
7.7

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.5
9.3

Geekaphone Score

We don't have enough data yet to reach a conclusion

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
5"
4.5"
Resolution
800 x 480 (186 ppi)
800 x 480 (207 ppi)
Panel
TFT LCD
Super AMOLED Plus (PenTile RGBG)
Brightness
586 cd/m²
364 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
1.321
2.861
Surface
None
None
Video out
1080p (Micro USB)
720p (Micro USB)

processor

System on a chip
Broadcom BCM28155
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8960)
CPU
1.2 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
Architecture
Dual core
Dual core
Linpack
--
--
Quadrant
3,931
4,998
GPU
Broadcom VideoCore IV
Qualcomm Adreno 225
Architecture
Single core
GL benchmark 2.5
11
12
Epic citadel
51.7
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
1 GB
1 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
Yes
Image stabilization
Optical
None
Panorama
Yes
Yes
Continuous shooting
Yes
None
Aperture
--
f/2.0
Secondary camera
2 MP
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
--
14 Mbps
Video light
--
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion
Capacity
2,100 mA·h
2,000 mA·h
Talk time
610 min
1,350 min
Standby time
26,400 min
49,800 min
Tested
3G talk time
765 min
600 min
Web browsing
429 min
429 min
Video playback
491 min
600 min

music

Speaker
Mono (Back)
Mono (Back)
Frequency response
+0.19, -0.45
+0.37, -0.27
Noise level
-80.8 dB
-82.5 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.28, -0.19
+0.49, -0.35
Noise level
-79.5 dB
-81.6 dB
FM radio
Receive
No

form factor

Size
76.9 x 143.5 x 9.6 mm
132.2 x 69.1 x 9.3 mm
Weight
162 g
139 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera

software

Operating system
Android 4.1.2
Android 4.0
Upgradable to
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
--
Sunspider
1,470 ms
1,654 ms

connectivity

Network
3G, HSPA+ (21 Mb/s)
4G, LTE (20 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
No
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
4.0
USB On-the-Go
No
--

features

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

sensors

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