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Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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02 Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082 vs 13 Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB

Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082
SpecificationsCompareModelsPictures
5"
TFT

480x800

8
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2100
mAh

Removable

Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
SpecificationsCompareModelsPictures
4.8"
AMOLED

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2100
mAh

Removable

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


02 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082

Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082vsGalaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
 4%4%
+Larger screen
5"vs4.8"
Advantage+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

13 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB

Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GBvsGalaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082
 36%36%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 175%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (11GB user available)vs8GB (4GB user available)
 22%22%
+Lighter
133 grams (4.66 ounces)vs162 grams (5.67 ounces)
 12%12%
+Thinner
8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Advantage+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vividSuper AMOLEDvsTFT LCD
 140%100%
+Higher resolution screen
720 x 1280 pixelsvs480 x 800 pixels
 64%64%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
306 PPIvs187 PPI
Advantage+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areasHDR photo only main cameravsNot supported
Advantage+Android 4.3 Jelly Bean is newer and saferAndroid 4.3 Jelly BeanvsAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceBarometervsNot supported
Advantage+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cableMicro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
Advantage+The NFC lets simple and safe communication between near electronic devicesNFCvsNot supported
Advantage+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keysGorilla Glass 2vsNot supported

34 Common items in both devices

+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking1GB LPDDR2
+More external storage for files using memory cardsUntil 64GB
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos16 million
+Higher resolution main camera8 megapixels
+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
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightnessBSI sensor
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies2 megapixels
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary cameraFull HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary cameraHD (1280 x 720 pixels)
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use2100 mAh
+The 3G+ HSPA+ network is newer and faster3G+ HSPA+
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files21 Mbps
+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
+Sensors help you use the deviceGyroscope
+Removable battery can be replaced easilyLithium ion - Removable
+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
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call qualityActive noise cancellation
+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, GLONASS
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n is newer and faster802.11 a/b/g/n
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible deviceDLNA
+Bluetooth 4.0 version with A2DP is newer and faster4.0 version with A2DP
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
+Better sites viewing on the internetHTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ 26 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Also known asSamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082L, Galaxy Gran Duos i9082Samsung Galaxy S III i9300, Samsung Galaxy S3 i9300 3G
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredVarious (International)
Release dateJanuary, 2013May, 2012
Design / TypeBarBar
Depth9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)76.9 x 143.5 millimeters (3.03 x 5.65 in)70.6 x 136.6 millimeters (2.78 x 5.38 in)
Weight162 grams (5.67 ounces)133 grams (4.66 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Water protectionNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
Firmware updateAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Broadcom BCM2815532bit - Samsung Exynos 4412
CPU processor1.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A91.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9 MPcore
GPU graphical controllerBroadcom VideoCore IVARM Mali-400
RAM memory1GB LPDDR21GB LPDDR2
Internal storage8GB (4GB user available)16GB (11GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5" inches4.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~64.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution480 x 800 pixels720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)187 PPI306 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 2
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Dual SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardNot supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
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 900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
2G network SIM2GSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
3G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Data network SIM2GPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
MessagingSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Main camera8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264 x 2448 pixels3264 x 2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920 x 1080 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 registered1/3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Front camera2 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600 x 1200 pixels1600 x 1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280 x 720 pixels)HD (1280 x 720 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 Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
RadioFM with RDSFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, WMV, H.263, H.264MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version with A2DP4.0 version with A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n802.11 a/b/g/n
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedSupported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: White, Graphite
- Samsung TouchWiz UI
- WiFi Hotspot
- Colors: Pebble blue, Marble white
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- USB OTG On-the-go
- Smart Stay eye tracking
- TouchWiz with Motion UX
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Battery technologyLithium ion - RemovableLithium ion - Removable
Battery capacity2100 mAh2100 mAh
Battery modelfeature not registeredEB-L1G6LLU
Talk time600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day700 minutes | 11.7 hours | 0.5 day
Standby26400 minutes | 440 hours | 18.3 days47400 minutes | 790 hours | 32.9 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos GT-i9082Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.628 W/Kg (head) | 1.584 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.342 W/Kg (head) | 0.547 W/Kg (body)

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