Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 ~ 5-inch Dual-SIM Dual-Core Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Smartphone
Samsung launched a Grand Dual-SIM smartphone, the Galaxy Grand Duos I9082. As the name says, it has a big 5-inch display and runs on current Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean version. It also comes with new System-On-Chip (SoC) provided by Broadcom. Grand Duos is available for Rs.21500 ($ 400). Read below to know more..
Features Highlights :
Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos, sports 5-inch TFT LCD Capacitive touchscreen (0.2 inches larger than the Galaxy S3) with WVGA 480 x 800 pixels display resolution and also has Dual-SIM slot (GSM+GSM) functionality. The phone runs on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean out of box, skinned with the latest TouchWiz 5.0 launcher, dubbed Nature UX.
Just like the Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy Grand Duos features Pop Up Play, S Note and (Multi-Window) Split-screen multitasking etc.. This phone is powered by 1.2GHz Dual-core processor, 1GB RAM and comes with Broadcom’s VideoCore IV GPU. The internal memory is 8GB and can expand the storage up to 64GB via micro SD card slot.
Grand Duos has 8 Mega Pixel Auto-focus camera at the back with the Single LED Flash, which is capable of Full HD (1080p) recording, and also has 2 Mega pixel Secondary (front) camera. The Standard Connectivity features like 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz, Bluetooth v.4.0, GPS/A-GPS and GLONASS, microUSB port are present in this handset. The battery power is 2100 mAh Li-lon.
(Below image is the Top, bottom & Side view of Galaxy Grand Duos)
Full Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 :
♦ Os : Android v.4.1.2 Jelly Bean
♦ Dual SIM (GSM+GSM), Dual Standby
♦ 5-inch TFT LCD Capacitive touchscreen
♦ WVGA, 480 x 800 pixels display resolution
♦ 16 million colors with 187 (PPI) Pixels per inch
♦ TouchWiz 5.0 UI customization
♦ Multitouch : 5 points
♦ Dimension : 143.5 x 76.8 x 9.6 mm
♦ 1.2GHz Dual-core processor
♦ Broadcom BCM28155 chipset
♦ GPU : Broadcom VideoCore IV HW
♦ 1GB RAM
♦ Primary camera (rear) : 8MP with Auto/Touch Focus and Single LED Flash
♦ Full HD (1080p) video recording at 30fps
♦ Secondary Camera (front) : 2MP
♦ Internal storage : 8GB
♦ Expandable memory via micro SD card slot upto 64GB
♦ Weight : 161 grams
♦ Sensors : Gyroscope sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Geo-magnetic
♦ Connectivity : 3G, EDGE/GPRS, WiFi, Bluetooth V.4.0 with A2DP , GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS support, micro USB slot V.2.0, 3.5 mm Stereo audio jack
♦ Battery : 2100 mAh
♦ Available colors : Black & White
♦ Price : Rs.21500 ($ 400) in India.
The Grand duos doesn’t have a decent display resolution for its screen size and the Dual-Core processor seems to be low while compared to Micromax A116, but the other features are satisfactory. If you are looking for a Dual-SIM Phablet from the well known standard brand, then Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos is worth a try.