Samsung Galaxy J2  Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime 
Samsung Galaxy J2 Xiaomi Redmi 2 (8GB, 1GB RAM)
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Excellence Score
15.8
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Value for Money Score
53.6
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Price Rs. 6,990 onwards N/A
Launch Date (India) Sep, 2015 Aug, 2015
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 5.1 Android 4.4, Upgradeable to 5.1
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 4.7 inches 4.7 inches
Screen Resolution 540x960 pixels (~ 234 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 312 pixels per inch)
Display Features Super AMOLED IPS, Full Lamination, Scratch Resistant (AGC Dragontrail Glass), Color temperature adjustment
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.3 GHz 1.2 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name Exynos 3475 Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
GPU Mali-T720 Adreno 306
RAM 1 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 5.0 MP 8.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features N/A Omnivision Image Sensor, 5-element Lens, F/2.2 Aperture, 28mm wide-angle, Face Recognition, HDR, Panorama, Burst Mode, Exposure Control and Real-time Filters, Up to 10 Shots Per Second, BSI Sensor
Secondary Camera 2.0 MP 2.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features F/2.4 Aperture HD Video Recording, Beautify
Internal Memory 8 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 128 GB up to 32 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 8.4 mm 9.4 mm
Weight 130 gm 133 gm
Battery Capacity 2000 mAh 2200 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) 12.00 hrs N/A
Other Battery Parameters 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 14 hrs, Audio Playback Time: 41 hrs N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features WiFi Direct; Opera Max Quick Charge (Get up to 30% capacity with just 30 minutes of charging); WiFi Direct; USB On-The-Go; Noise Filtration
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Good build quality
  • Good ergonomics - back offers a nice grip while holding the device
  • Decent display - good viewing angles, good color reproduction, and good sunlight legibility
  • TouchWiz UI on top of Android
  • Decent audio quality
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Good battery life
  • Very good build quality
  • Rounded corners and matte finish back cover provides excellent grip to the phone
  • Very good 4.7 inch, 720p IPS display
  • New simplified MIUI interface (over Android) has new flat looks, and offers rich customization options
  • Very good speed/performance and multitasking backed by a very capable Snapdragon 410 chip with a 64-bit processor and 2GB RAM
  • Very good camera
  • 4G support
  • Dual SIM support
  • Very good audio quality
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Very capable video player
  • Decent battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Average speed/performance
  • Average camera

No Major Negatives!

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