Samsung Galaxy Grand 2

price Rs. 15,999 onwards launch Jan, 2014
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#81
of 95 phones in Rs. 15,000 - 20,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 7 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Good build quality, smart looks
  • Textured plastic back is scratch/finger print proof
  • Good display with nice color reproduction and contrast ratios
  • Android interface with Touchwiz enhancements
  • Good speed/performance in day-to-day use
  • Very good camera
  • Very good audio quality through headphones
  • Good battery life
  • Smart dual SIM manager

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Not ideal for single handed usage
  • Occasional lags when playing HD games
  • Average loudspeaker volume

7 expert review(s)


2,587+ user reviews

video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.3, Upgradeable to 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.25 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 280 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity
  • Hall Sensor
  • Ambient Light
Processor/RAM
Processor1.2 GHz, Quad Core
RAM1.5 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 64 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2600 mAh
Battery Standby350 hrs
Battery Talktime17.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight163 gm
Thickness8.9 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • Image Stabilization
Secondary Camera1.9 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
DLNAYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store, Samsung App
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • WiFi Direct
  • Club Samsung
  • ChatON
  • Samsung Hub
  • Group Play
  • S Translator
  • Story Album
  • Drop Box
  • Trip Advisor
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.15/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys