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Samsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262 vs Sony Xperia C C2304

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262 vs Sony Xperia C C2304 phones. Which is the best phone?

Compare Sony Xperia C XCompare Samsung Galaxy Core X

04 Samsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262 vs 15 Sony Xperia C C2304

Samsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262





32bit Dual



Sony Xperia C C2304





32bit Quad


Non removable

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Sony Xperia C C2304

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04 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262

Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262vsXperia C C2304
+More internal storage for applications and files
8GB (4.49GB user available)vs4GB (2GB user available)
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB vsUntil 32GB
124 grams (4.34 ounces)vs153 grams (5.36 ounces)
Advantage+Removable battery can be replaced easilyLithium ion - RemovablevsLithium ion - Non removable

15 Advantages Sony Xperia C C2304

Xperia C C2304vsGalaxy Core Duos GT-i8262
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+Higher resolution screen
540 x 960 pixelsvs480 x 800 pixels
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
220 PPIvs217 PPI
+Larger screen
+Higher resolution main camera
8 megapixelsvs5 megapixels
Advantage+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areasHDR photo only main cameravsNot supported
 5 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)vsVGA (720 x 480 pixels)
Advantage+Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean is newer and saferAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanvsAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2390 mAhvs1800 mAh
Advantage+The 3G+ HSPA+ network is newer and faster3G+ HSPA+vs3G HSUPA
 5 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbpsvs(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbps
Advantage+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible deviceDLNAvsNot supported
Advantage+Bluetooth 4.0 version with A2DP is newer and faster4.0 version with A2DPvs3.0 version with A2DP
Advantage+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keysScratch-resistant glassvsNot supported

23 Common items in both devices

+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking1GB LPDDR2
+This device has a TFT LCD screen, which are brighter and more vividTFT LCD
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos16 million
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low lightLED flash
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take picturesOnly digital zoom
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focusAutofocus
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies0.3 megapixels
+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitiveCapacitive
+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same timeMultitouch
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores3.5mm jack
+Sensors help you use the deviceAccelerometer
+Sensors help you use the deviceProximity
+Sensors help you use the deviceCompass
+Sensors help you use the deviceAmbient Light
+Speakerphone is useful when you are driving and on other occasionsSpeakerphone
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and videoVideo calling
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several featuresVibrating alert
+With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use2 slots Dual-SIM
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in generalFM with RDS
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your deviceA-GPS, GeoTagging
+WiFi 802.11 b/g/n is newer and faster802.11 b/g/n
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
+Better sites viewing on the internetHTML, XHTML, HTML5

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
ModelGalaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Xperia C C2304
Also known asSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262, Galaxy Core Dual ChipSony Xperia C Dual-Sim S39h C2304, Sony Pelican
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredLatin AmericaBrazilVarious (International)
Release dateMay, 2013July, 2013
Design / TypeBarBar
Depth9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)67.6 x 129.3 millimeters (2.66 x 5.09 in)74.15 x 141.5 millimeters (2.92 x 5.57 in)
Weight124 grams (4.34 ounces)153 grams (5.36 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Water protectionNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
Operating systemAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM822532bit - MediaTek MT6589 (28nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A51.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 203PowerVR SGX544
Internal storage8GB (4.49GB user available)4GB (2GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD
Screen size4.3" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~60.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 4-points
Display resolution480 x 800 pixels540 x 960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)217 PPI220 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedScratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
Dual SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G networkUMTS 900/2100UMTS 850/1900/2100
4G networkNot supportedNot supported
2G network SIM2GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload7.2/5.76 Mbps42/11 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
Main camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592 x 1944 pixels3264 x 2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)VGA (720 x 480 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.6 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
Front camera0.3 megapixels0.3 megapixels
Front camera resolution640 x 480 pixels640 x 480 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedVGA (640 x 480 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
RadioFM with RDSFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth3.0 version with A2DP4.0 version with A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n802.11 b/g/n
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
Ambient Light
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: White, Blue
- Samsung TouchWiz
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Purple
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Sony ClearAudio+
- Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
Battery technologyLithium ion - RemovableLithium ion - Non removable
Battery capacity1800 mAh2390 mAh
Battery modelfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time540 minutes | 9 hours | 0.4 day744 minutes | 12.4 hours | 0.5 day
Standby18000 minutes | 300 hours | 12.5 days36300 minutes | 605 hours | 25.2 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy Core Duos GT-i8262Sony Xperia C C2304
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.54 W/Kg (head) | 0.36 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.29 W/Kg (head) | 0.95 W/Kg (body)0.52 W/Kg (head)

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