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Excellence Score
18.0
18.9
Value for Money Score
52.4
58.2
Price Rs. 9,999 onwards Rs. 8,990 onwards
Launch Date (India) Jul, 2015 Jul, 2015
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 5.0, Upgradeable to 6.0 Android 5.1, Upgradeable to 6.0, Expected upgrade to 7.0
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5 inches
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features IPS Super AMOLED
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.7 GHz 1.2 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Quad Core
Processor Name Mediatek MT6752 (64 Bit) Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
GPU Mali-T760MP2 Adreno 306
RAM 2 GB 1.5 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 13.0 MP 13.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features Omnivision OV13850, 5 Lens Element, F/2.0 Aperture F/1.9 Aperture, Beauty Face, Continuous Shots, Sensor Size: 1/3.06-inch, Interval Shot, Panorama, Sports Mode, Sound and Shot Mode, Zoom Support
Secondary Camera 5.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features Omnivision OV5670, 3 Lens Element, F/2.2 Aperture Flash
Internal Memory 16 GB 8 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 32 GB up to 128 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 8 mm 7.9 mm
Weight 150 gm 146 gm
Battery Capacity 2900 mAh 2600 mAh
Battery Standby N/A 342 hrs
Battery Standby (3G) 750 hrs N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) 36.00 hrs 18.00 hrs
Other Battery Parameters N/A Internet Usage Time (3G): Up to 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (LTE): Up to 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (Wi-Fi): Up to 11 hrs, Video Playback Time: Up to 13 hrs, Audio Playback Time: 62 hrs
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features Dolby Atmos; Noise Filtration WiFi Direct; ANT+ Support; KIES air; FM Recording; Noise Filtration; Cloud Storage (100 GB)
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Sturdy build quality
  • Good design
  • Good ergonomics - slightly tapered edges on the left and right side at the back, lend to a good hand-feel
  • Good ergonomics
  • Good display - bright, vivid color reproduction
  • Vibe UI over the Android interface is feature rich and customizable
  • Very good speed/performance
  • Good camera
  • Good call quality
  • Good audio quality - Dolby Atmos technology enhances the music experience on the phone
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Solid build quality
  • Good display - natural color reproduction, good viewing angles, and good sunlight legibility
  • New improved TouchWiz UI on top of Android is clean, and functional
  • Good speed/performance in day to day tasks and activities
  • Decent camera - decent images with natural color reproduction, good contrast levels, accurate white balance, and a good amount of detail
  • Very good battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Average battery life

No Major Negatives!

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