Comparison of Micromax Canvas HD A116 vs Samsung Galaxy SIII

Samsung Galaxy S3 and Micromax Canvas HD belong to whole different in the Aspect of Pricing but in terms of features, micromax is showing that even at cheaper prices the features of Top end mobile phones can be obtained with the help of its Micromax Canvas HD. The Price difference is huge, the difference itself is double the price of Micromax Canvas HD compared to Galaxy SIII but yet the features of Micromax Canvas HD are worth considering.

Micromax hardware is not known to be the best in the market but neither is Samsung compared to devices by Nokia which are Sturdy. Along with Micromax there are many other mobile makers like Spice, Karboon etc who are bringing out budget phones with high end specifications. Micromax Canvas hd vs samsung galaxy s3

Here is a Comparison between Micromax A116 Canvas HD vs Samsung I9300 Galaxy SIII:

Model Micromax A116 Canvas HD Samsung I9300 Galaxy S III
General
Dual Sim Yes, Dual Sim & Dual Standby  No
Dimensions 144 x 74 x 10.7 mm 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm
Weight 156 g 133 g
Display
Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen, 16M colors
Display Size 720 x 1280 pixels, 5.0 inches 720 x 1280 pixels, 4.8 inches
Software
Operating System Android OS, v4.1 (Jelly Bean) Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradeable to 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Browser HTML5 HTML, Flash
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
Camera
Back Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash 8 MP, 3264×2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Front Camera VGA  1.9 MP
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection Simultaneous HD video and image recording, geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization
Video Yes Yes, 1080p
Processor
CPU Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9
Chipset MediaTek MT6589 Exynos 4412 Quad
GPU PowerVR Series5XT Mali-400MP
Memory
RAM 1 GB 1 GB RAM
Internal Memory 4 GB 16/32/64 GB
External Memory microSD, up to 32 GB microSD, up to 64 GB
Battery
Type Li-Ion 2100 mAh Li-Ion 2100 mAh
Stand-ByTime Up to 590 hrs (2G), Up to 790 hrs (3G)
Talk Time Up to 21 hrs 40 mins (2G) , Up to 11 hrs 40 mins (3G)
Connectivity
3G Yes, HSDPA, 42 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps Yes, HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
4G No Market Dependent
Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 with A2DP Yes, v4.0 with A2DP, EDR
Wifi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot
Others
Colors Black, White Pebble blue, Marble white, Amber brown, Garnet red, Sapphire black, Titanium grey, La Fleur
Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Barometer

Pricing of the both Smartphones:

  • Micromax Canvas HD: $200 or 10000 INR
  • Samsung Galaxy SIII: $600 or 30000 INR

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