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Excellence Score
19.9
21.8
Value for Money Score
58.0
68.8
Price Rs. 9,949 onwards Rs. 7,930 onwards
Launch Date (India) Sep, 2016 Jul, 2016
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 6.0, Upgradeable to 7.1, Expected upgrade to 8.0 Android 6.0
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5 inches 5 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features IPS LCD Super AMOLED, Scratch Resistant Glass
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.2 GHz 1.5 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Spreadtrum SC8830
GPU Adreno 306 Mali-400MP2
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 8.0 MP 8.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes
Other Camera Features F/2.2 Aperture, Tap (anywhere) to Capture, Burst Mode, Auto HDR, Panorama, Drag to Focus & Exposure F/2.2 Aperture, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama, Selfie Assist
Secondary Camera 5.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features F/2.2 Aperture, Wide-Angle Lens, Display Flash F/2.2 Aperture
Internal Memory 16 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 128 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 9.9 mm 8 mm
Weight 137 gm N/A
Battery Capacity 2800 mAh 2600 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features Water Repellent Nano-coating; Fast Charger (10W): 5 hrs of battery life in 15 min; WiFi Direct; Noise Filtration; Google Photos (Two years of storage at original quality) S Bike Mode; Ultra Data Saving Mode; Turbo Speed Technology; SmartGlow (LED Notification); Wi-Fi Direct; USB On-The-Go
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Solid build quality
  • Nice, elegant design
  • Comfortable to hold
  • Water-resistant
  • Decent display - images and websites looked fairly crisp and sharp
  • Comes loaded with clean, near stock Android, with almost no bloatware
  • Decent speed/performance - pleasant to use in daily use
  • Decent rear camera - takes pretty good outdoor photos (in mixed light, it takes OK photos, and in low light, it struggles and images tend to have some noise)
  • Decent front camera too - skin tones looked fairly natural in selfies
  • Decent video recording performance - takes serviceable HD videos at 30 fps
  • Nice, loud front-facing speaker
  • Overall reliable hardware and software
  • Very good battery life - easily last for a little more than a day for moderate to heavy usage
  • Removable/replaceable battery
  • One the whole a good option for users looking for an decent device that’s solid, runs well, and has a battery that’ll last all day
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2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Average sunlight legibility of the display
  • Although performance in daily use is good enough, it tends to lag when playing games and taking panoramic photos
  • No fingerprint sensor
  • No gyroscope
  • Bundled charger has a slow charging speed - taking about 4 hours to full charge
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