Samsung Galaxy J5  Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime 
Samsung Galaxy J5 Xiaomi Redmi 2 (8GB, 1GB RAM)
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Excellence Score
18.0
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Value for Money Score
42.0
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Price Rs. 15,000 onwards N/A
Launch Date (India) Jul, 2015 Aug, 2015
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 5.1 Lollipop, Upgradeable to 6.0 Marshmallow, Expected upgrade to 7.0 Nougat Android 4.4, Upgradeable to 5.1 Lollipop
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5 inches 4.7 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 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 1.2 GHz 1.2 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
GPU Adreno 306 Adreno 306
RAM 1.5 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 13.0 MP 8.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features 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 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 5.0 MP 2.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features Flash 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 7.9 mm 9.4 mm
Weight 146 gm 133 gm
Battery Capacity 2600 mAh 2200 mAh
Battery Standby 342 hrs N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) 18.00 hrs N/A
Fast Charging Yes, Quick Charge
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 13 hrs, Audio Playback Time: 62 hrs N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features WiFi Direct; ANT+ Support; KIES air; FM Recording; Noise Filtration; Cloud Storage (100 GB) 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]
  • 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
  • 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]

No Major Negatives!

No Major Negatives!

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