Samsung Galaxy Grand 2
Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
TFT, 5.25 inches
8 mega pixels
Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v4.4.2 (KitKat)
|Announced||01 November, 2013|
|Released||01 January, 2014|
|Weight||163 g (5.75 oz)|
|Colors||Black, White, Pink|
|Display Type <strong>Display Technology => </strong> A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)||TFT|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixels|
|Pixel Density <strong>Pixel Density (PPI)</strong> is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality.||280 ppi|
|Touch Screen||Yes, Multitouch|
|Dual SIM||Yes, SM-G7102 (dual stand-by)|
|SIM <strong>SIM</strong> (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.||Micro SIM|
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all models|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Network||LTE 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2600 - SM-G7105|
|Primary <strong>Camera</strong> is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality.||8 mega pixels|
|Secondary||Yes, 1.9 MP|
|Flash <strong>Flash Light => </strong> There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)||LED flash|
|Image||3264 x 2448 pixels|
|Camera Features||Auto focus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization|
|Operating System <strong>OS => </strong> Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.||Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v4.4.2 (KitKat)|
|User Interface <strong>UI</strong> or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface.||TouchWiz|
|Java Support <strong>Java</strong> for Mobile Devices is a set of technologies that let developers deliver applications and services to all types of mobile handsets, ranging from price efficient feature-phones to the latest smartphones. Java is currently running on over 3 billion phones worldwide, and growing. It offers unrivaled potential for the distribution and monetization of mobile applications.||Yes, via Java MIDP emulator|
|Facebook <strong>Facebook</strong> is a popular free social networking website that allows registered users to create profiles, upload photos and video, send messages and keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues. The site is available in 37 different languages.|
|Youtube <strong>Youtube</strong> is a popular free video-sharing website, Youtube is the largest video sharing site in the world, Millions of users around the world have created accounts on the site that allow them to upload videos that anyone can watch.|
|Chipset <strong>Chipset</strong> is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.||Qualcomm MSM8226 Snapdragon 400|
|CPU <strong>CPU</strong> (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.||Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7|
|GPU <strong>GPU</strong> (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.||Adreno 305|
|Battery Type <strong>Battery Type => </strong> Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.||Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)|
|Capacity <strong>Battery Capacity</strong> is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.||2600 mAh|
|Standby <strong>Standby Time</strong> is the total amount of time that you can leave your is fully charged, turned on and ready to send and receive calls or data transmissions before completely discharging the battery.||Up to 370 hrs|
|GPRS <strong>GPRS</strong> (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.|
|EDGE <strong>EDGE</strong> (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.|
|Speed||HSDPA, 42.2/21 (region dependent) Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps/ LTE, Cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DL (SM-G7105 only)|
|Web Browser <strong>Web Browser => </strong> a web browser is a software application used to locate, retrieve and display content on the World Wide Web, including Web pages, images, video and other files, The primary function of a web browser is to render HTML, the code used to design or markup webpages.||Yes, HTML5|
|SMS <strong>SMS</strong> (Short Messaging Service) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages over the networks.||Yes (threaded view)|
|MMS <strong>MMS</strong> (Multimedia Messaging Service) is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content (audio clips, video clips and images) to and from mobile phones over wireless networks using the WAP protocol.|
|Email <strong>Email</strong> (Electronic Mail) is a system for receiving, sending, and storing electronic messages, Similar to a letter, email is text messages that may contain files, images, or other attachments sent via the internet to a recipient by using applications and software prograps. An email address is required to receive email, and that address is unique to the user.||Yes|
|IM <strong>IM</strong> (Instant Messaging) is an exchange of text messages through a software application, it enable you to create a kind of private chat room with another individual in order to communicate in real time over the Internet.||Yes|
The GALAXY GRAND 2 offers maximum screen space on a slim, fully loaded smartphone for a performance-rich experience. With Dual SIM capability, you can switch seamlessly between networks and enjoy work-life balance. Enjoy your videos and games on a huge, vivid display and multitask comfortably with the Enhanced Multi Window. Meanwhile, Enhanced Camera features like Sound & Shot and smart services like Group Play enhance your interaction with the people around you. Equipped with a 1.2GHz Quad Core processor and the latest Bluetooth® 4.0, GALAXY GRAND 2 delivers ultimate power and connectivity.
Dual SIM Always On enables simultaneous 3G data and calls, helps maintain an ideal work-life balance, and offers a choice of pricing plans.
Slimmer with comfortable grip and extremely portable, the GALAXY GRAND 2 now comes with an expansive 5.25″ HD screen with 16:9 aspect ratio which is ideal for watching movies and playing games.
Outfitted with Android™ 4.3 (Jelly Bean), the GALAXY GRAND 2 is responsive with fast transitions and allows effortless switching between home screens and applications.
The Enhanced Multi Window does more than just allowing you to open and view two different applications at the same time on your screen. By using the ‘Drag & Drop’ mode, you can drag and drop text or images easily from one window to the other in an instant for enhanced productivity across different applications. What’s more, you can also open the same application in two windows at the same time: read the news in one browser while searching in another, or chat with two different people on ChatON.
The GALAXY GRAND 2’s fast 1.2GHz Quad Core CPU allows seamless multitasking, faster webpage loading and plays videos smoothly. Its long lasting 2,600mAh battery plays up to 10 hours of video. It also comes with GPS and GLONASS that offers faster and more accurate location detection.
Capture all the fun in a brand new way with Enriched Camera Features. Record sounds to your pictures with Sound & Shot and savour a whole new experience. Best Photo never misses a smile or mistakenly captures someone when they are blinking by taking a burst of 8 shots and choosing the best image for you.