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Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GB vs Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GB vs Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S3 X01Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GB
Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GB
5"
TFT

480x800

5
MP

0.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2100
mAh

(Removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo X20Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
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!


01 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GB
Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBvsGalaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
 4%4%
+Larger screen
5"vs4.8"

20 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GBvsGalaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GB
 17%17%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 32bit Quad-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 175%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (11GB user available)vs8GB (4GB user available)
 23%23%
+Lighter
133 grams (4.66 ounces)vs163 grams (5.71 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 vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD
 140%100%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1280 pixelsvs480x800 pixels
 64%64%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
306 PPIvs187 PPI
 63%63%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 8 megapixelsvs(back) 5 megapixels
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo only main cameravsNot supported
 5 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2 megapixelsvs(front) 0.3 megapixels
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 2 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
HD (1280x720 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 4.3 Jelly Bean is newer and safer
Android 4.3 Jelly BeanvsAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 2vsNot supported

27 Common items in both devices
1GB LPDDR2
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
3G+ HSPA+
21 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
2100 mAh
Li-Ion (Removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM / FM with RDS
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNA
4.0 version A2DP
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ 19 COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBGalaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Also known asSamsung Galaxy Grand Lite, Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo i9060LSamsung Galaxy S III i9300, Samsung Galaxy S3 i9300 3G
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredVarious (International)
Release dateJanuary, 2014May, 2012
Depth9.6 millimeters (0.38 inches)8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)
Size (width x height)77.1 x 143.7 millimeters (3.04 x 5.66 in)70.6 x 136.6 millimeters (2.78 x 5.38 in)
Weight163 grams (5.71 ounces)133 grams (4.66 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Operating systemAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly BeanAndroid 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich ICS
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Broadcom BCM2355032bit - Samsung Exynos 4412
CPU processor1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A71.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9 MPcore
GPU graphical controllerVideoCore IVARM Mali-400
RAM memory1GB LPDDR21GB LPDDR2
Internal storage8GB (4GB user available)16GB (11GB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5" inches4.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~64.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution480x800 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)187 PPI306 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 2
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Main camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 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 detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Front camera0.3 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution640x480 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480 pixels)HD (1280x720 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 Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
RadioFMFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoSupported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: White
- S-Voice
- WiFi direct
- 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 Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2100 mAh2100 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredEB-L1G6LLU
Talk time660 minutes | 11 hours | 0.5 day700 minutes | 11.7 hours | 0.5 day
Standby25800 minutes | 430 hours | 17.9 days47400 minutes | 790 hours | 32.9 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo GT-i9060 8GBSamsung Galaxy S3 GT-i9300 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.46 W/Kg (head) | 0.97 W/Kg (body)0.628 W/Kg (head) | 1.584 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.212 W/Kg (head) | 0.315 W/Kg (body)0.342 W/Kg (head) | 0.547 W/Kg (body)