GALAXY Grand Samsung

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

Galaxy S III Samsung

  • clock speed
    1.4
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.8
    inches
  • resolution
    305
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Samsung GALAXY Grand vs Galaxy S III

Display

PPI, brightness, contrast ratio in sunlight and contrast ratio
8.0
8.9

Processing power

quadrant and sunspider
6.2
6.3

Graphics performance

gl benchmark 2.5
5.7
6.1

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
7.7
7.6

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.5
9.5

Geekaphone Score

7.4
7.7

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
5"
4.8"
Resolution
800 x 480 (186 ppi)
1280 x 720 (305 ppi)
Panel
TFT LCD
Super AMOLED (PenTile RGBG)
Brightness
586 cd/m²
550 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
1.321
3.419
Surface
None
Gorilla Glass 2
Video out
1080p (Micro USB)
1080p (Micro HDMI)

processor

System on a chip
Broadcom BCM28155
Samsung Exynos 4 (Quad 4412)
CPU
1.2 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
1.4 GHz, ARM Cortex A9
Architecture
Dual core
Quad core
Linpack
--
177.1
Quadrant
3,931
5,365
GPU
Broadcom VideoCore IV
440 MHz, ARM Mali-400
Architecture
Quad core
GL benchmark 2.5
11
15.2
Epic citadel
51.7
--
Basemark x
--
3.18
RAM
1 GB
1 GB

camera

Lens
--
f/2.6, 3.7 mm (27.8 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Optical
Digital
Panorama
Yes
Yes
Continuous shooting
Yes
3.3 fps
Aperture
--
f/2.6
Secondary camera
2 MP
1.9 MP

video

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

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Capacity
2,100 mA·h
2,100 mA·h
Talk time
610 min
700 min
Standby time
26,400 min
47,400 min
Tested
3G talk time
765 min
615 min
Web browsing
429 min
387 min
Video playback
491 min
567 min

music

Speaker
Mono (Back)
Mono (Back)
Frequency response
+0.19, -0.45
+0.03, -0.05
Noise level
-80.8 dB
-90.3 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.28, -0.19
+0.11, -0.04
Noise level
-79.5 dB
-90.2 dB
FM radio
Receive
Receive

form factor

Size
76.9 x 143.5 x 9.6 mm
70.6 x 136.6 x 8.6 mm
Weight
162 g
133 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask

software

Operating system
Android 4.1.2
Android 4.0.4
Upgradable to
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
Standard (predictive)
Sunspider
1,470 ms
1,447 ms

connectivity

Network
3G, HSPA+ (21 Mb/s)
3G, HSPA+ (84 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot, WiFi Direct)
NFC
No
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
4.0
USB On-the-Go
No
Yes

features

Internal storage
8 GB
16 GB, 32 GB, 64 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
microSD
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
SIM card
Mini-SIM (2, Active)
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
74.1 dB
75.1 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
66.2 dB
66.5 dB
Special-features

sensors

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