Sony Xperia M Dual vs. Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos

Compare Sony Xperia M Dual vs. Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos. Our Comparison Tool compare both the phones with regard to their features and price and assign a rank for each phone. Sony Xperia M Dual is ranked first with an overall score of 72 and value for money index of 2.70, which is better than that of Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos. Based on the rank, you can make a better and informed decision while buying a phone.
 
Features Sony Xperia M Dual Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos
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Specs Score   72 / 100     66 / 100  
Price
53% Cheaper
Rs. 19000
Operating System
14% Latest Operating System
The Operating System is the working platform for the users. Sony Xperia M Dual features Android v4.2 Jelly Bean, whereas Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos has Android v4.1.2 Jelly Bean. So Sony Xperia M Dual has the latest OS.
Android v4.1.2 Jelly Bean
Processor
Dual Core
Dual Core
Both the phones have same number of cores in the processor.
Process Speed
1 GHz
20% More Processing Speed
The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos is 20% faster than the Sony Xperia M Dual with a clock speed of 1.2 GHz.
RAM
1 GB
1 GB
Both the phones have similar RAM Capacity. Higher RAM count is directly proportional to the gadget's performance.
Rear Camera
5 MP
60% High Resolution Camera
Camera resolution determines the quality of images in most cases. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos packs 60% more in terms of primary camera resolution as compared to the Sony Xperia M Dual at 5 MP.
Front Camera
0.3 MP
5.67 Times High Resolution Camera
Camera resolution determines the quality of images in most cases. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos packs 5.67 times more in terms of front camera resolution as compared to the Sony Xperia M Dual at 2 MP. If you have a better front camera, the quality of selfies will be better. A has a better front camera and hence we give more points to Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos over Sony Xperia M Dual.
Screen
4 inches
25% Bigger Screen
Bigger and vibrant screen provides a pleasing viewing experience when it comes to watching videos or reading. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos packs 25% more in terms of screen size with a 5 inches inch panel.
Resolution
7% Higher Resolution
Better resolution stands for a sharper panel. The Sony Xperia M Dual features a FWVGA Display panel with 7% more pixels as compared to the WVGA Display panel supported by the Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos.
480 x 800 pixels
Internal Memory
4 GB
100% More Internal Storage
Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos has 8 GB internal storage capacity whereas Sony Xperia M Dual has only 4 GB internal storage. Higher storage limit means more files and multimedia stored within.
External Memory
32 GB
100% More External Storage
Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos has 64 GB external storage capacity whereas Sony Xperia M Dual has only 32 GB external storage. Higher storage limit means more files and multimedia stored within.
Battery
Non-removable Li-ion 1700 mAh battery
24% More Powerful Battery
Battery module powers your gadget and a bigger unit signifies longevity and added talk-time support. Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos has 24% more battery capacity than Sony Xperia M Dual.
Removable modules are preferred as these can be easily replaced in case a fault is encountered.
Talk Time
10 Hours
10 Hours
SIM
Dual SIM
Dual SIM
Both the phones have Dual-SIM connectivity. Dual-SIM slots are in fashion as they support dual operators and the users never miss out on important calls. So points are even in this case for Dual SIM. This is for the case if both the phones have dual sim
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Note: This comparison is solely based on the hardware components and performance of the phones. Apps and other features are not considered here.
 
Technical Specifications
Features Sony Xperia M Dual Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos
SOFTWARE
Operating System Android v4.2 Jelly Bean Android v4.1.2 Jelly Bean
HARDWARE
Processor 1 GHz Dual Core Krait Processor 1.2 GHz Dual Core Cortex A9 Processor
GPU Adreno 305 Broadcom VideoCore IV
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Broadcomm BCM 28145
Sensors eCompass, Proximity, Accelerometer, Magnetometer, Ambient Light Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
RAM & STORAGE
RAM 1 GB 1 GB
Internal Memory 4 GB 8 GB
External Storage 32 GB 64 GB
Cloud Storage - Dropbox upto 50 GB storage
DISPLAY & TOUCH
Size 4 inches 5 inches
Touch Screen Yes, capacitive Yes, Capacitive
Screen Type TFT TFT
Resolution 854 x 480 pixels 480 x 800 pixels
Pixel Density ~245 ppi ~187 ppi
User Interface - Touch Wiz
Multi-touch Yes, up to 4 fingers Yes
Stylus No No
Screen Protection Scratch-resistant Glass -
CAMERA
Rear Camera 5 MP 8 MP
Front Camera 0.3 MP 2 MP
Camera Features 2592 Ñ… 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, touch focus, Geo-tagging, image stabilization, HDR, panorama 3264x2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization
Video Recording 720p@30fps 1080p@30fps
NETWORK
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network UMTS 2100 HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network No No
SIM OPTIONS
Dual SIM Yes, GSM and GSM Yes, GSM and GSM
Dual standby Yes Yes
Triple SIM No No
Micro SIM Yes Yes
Nano SIM No No
CDMA No No
DESIGN
Form Factor Bar Phablet
Dimensions 124 x 62 x 9.3 mm 143.5 x 76.8 x 9.6 mm
Weight 115 g 161 g
Color Black, White, Purple Black, White
QWERTY No No
INTERNET
Browser HTML5 HTML5
GPRS Yes, Up to 85.6 kbps Yes
EDGE Yes, Up to 237 kbps Yes
3G HSDPA 21 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps HSDPA 21 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS
CONNECTVITY
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 With ANT+ Yes, v4.0
USB Yes microUSB v2.0
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Dual Band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Hotspot Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
MUSIC & VIDEO
Music Player MP3, 3GPP, MP4, SMF, WAV, OTA, Ogg vorbis MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC
Radio Yes, Stereo FM radio with RDS Yes, Stereo FM Radio with RDS
Video Player MP4, H.264, H.263, WMV MP4/WMV/H.264/H.263
Sound Technology XLoud Sound -
3.5mm Jack Yes Yes
Loud Speaker Yes Yes
Ringtones Vibration, MP3 Vibration, MP3 ringtones
MESSAGING
SMS Yes, Threaded View Yes, Threaded View
MMS Yes Yes
EMAIL Email, Push Email Email, Push Email
IM Yes Yes
Social Networking Yes Yes
BATTERY
Battery Type Non-removable Li-ion 1700 mAh battery Standard Battery Li-ion 2100 mAh battery
Talktime Up to 10 hours Upto 10 hours
Standy by Time Up to 552 hours Upto 440 hours
Music Playback Time Up to 39 hours -
Video Playback Time Up to 9 hours -
APPS & GAMES
Built-in Apps Google Play, Google Search, Google Maps, Google calendar, Google Now, Gmail, Youtube Organizer, Image/video editor, Document viewer, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk
Games Yes Yes
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
Additional Features
SNS integration, Predictive Text Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, SNS integration, Voice memo/dial/commands, Predictive text input

 
 
 
 

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