Samsung Galaxy J2  Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime 
Samsung Galaxy J2 Xiaomi Redmi 2 (8GB, 1GB RAM)
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Excellence Score
12.4
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Value for Money Score
26.3
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Price ₹ 7,400 onwards N/A
Launch Date (India) Sep, 2015 Aug, 2015
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 5.1 LollipopNo updates expected Android 4.4, Upgradeable to 5.1 LollipopNo more updates expected
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)
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal Bezels
Scratch Resistant Display Yes, AGC Dragontrail Glass
Display Features Super AMOLED IPS, Full Lamination, Color temperature adjustment
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.3 GHz 1.2 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name Exynos 3475Ranked #87 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410Ranked #79 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
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
Connecting Port USB USB
Primary Camera 5.0MP 8.0MP
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 2.0MP 2.0MP
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
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
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
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 14 hrs, Audio Playback Time: 41 hrs N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features Opera Max Quick Charge (Get up to 30% capacity with just 30 minutes of charging); 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
  • Very good audio quality
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Decent battery life
  • 4G support
  • Dual SIM support
  • Very capable video player
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • Average speed/performance
  • Average camera

No Major Negatives!

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