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Samsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262B vs Nokia Asha 201

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262B vs Nokia Asha 201 phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Nokia Asha 201 X24Samsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262B
Samsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262B
4.3"
TFT

480x800

5
MP

0.3mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

1800
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Nokia Asha 201
2.4"
TFT

320x240

2
MP

32MB
RAM

32bit Single

1430
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262B

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!


24 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262B
Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BvsAsha 201
 31 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
1GB LPDDR2vs32MB
 459 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
8GB (4.49GB user available)vs64MB (10MB user available)
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
 56%56%
+Thinner
9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs14 millimeters (0.55 inches)
 61 times100%
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
16 millionvs260 thousand
 4 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
480x800 pixelsvs320x240 pixels
 30%30%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
217 PPIvs167 PPI
 79%79%
+Larger screen
4.3"vs2.4"
 162%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 5 megapixelsvs(back) 2 megapixels
Advantage
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
LED flashvsNot supported
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
AutofocusvsNot supported
Advantage
+With a secondary camera is easier to take selfies
(front) 0.3 megapixelsvsNot supported
 13 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
VGA (720x480 pixels)vsQCIF (176x144 pixels)
Advantage
+The 3G HSUPA network is newer and faster
3G HSUPAvs2G EDGE
 30 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbpsvs(2G EDGE) 0.236 Mbps
Advantage
+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitive
CapacitivevsResistive
Advantage
+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same time
MultitouchvsMonotouch
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Ambient LightvsNot supported
 26%26%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1800 mAhvs1430 mAh
Advantage
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
Video callingvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
A-GPS, GeoTaggingvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 3.0 version A2DP is newer and faster
3.0 version A2DPvs2.1 version A2DP

01 Advantages Nokia Asha 201
Asha 201vsGalaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262B
 18%18%
+Lighter
105 grams (3.68 ounces)vs124 grams (4.34 ounces)

8 Common items in both devices
TFT LCD
Only digital zoom
3.5mm jack
Li-Ion (Removable)
Speakerphone
Vibrating alert
FM with RDS
MicroUSB 2.0

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

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
BrandSamsungNokia
ModelGalaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BAsha 201
Also known asSamsung Galaxy Core Duos i8262B, Galaxy S III Duos Dual ChipNokia Asha 201
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Release dateJune, 2013February, 2012
Depth9 millimeters (0.35 inches)14 millimeters (0.55 inches)
Size (width x height)67.6 x 129.3 millimeters (2.66 x 5.09 in)61.1 x 115.4 millimeters (2.41 x 4.54 in)
Weight124 grams (4.34 ounces)105 grams (3.68 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedFixed QWERTY keyboard
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
Operating systemAndroid 4.1.2 Jelly BeanNokia Series OS S40 Platform 2.0
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM822532bit
CPU processor1.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A5Single-Core
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 203feature not registered
RAM memory1GB LPDDR232MB
Internal storage8GB (4.49GB user available)64MB (10MB user available)
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD
Screen size4.3" inches2.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~60.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~25.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchResistive Monotouch 1-point
Display resolution480x800 pixels320x240 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)217 PPI167 PPI
Colors16 million260 thousand
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Dual-Band 900/1800
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM RM-799: 900/1800 - RM-800: 850/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 900/2100Not supported
Primary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPAGPRS, EDGE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload7.2/5.76 Mbps0.236 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedNot supported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice recorder
Primary camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
Main camera5 megapixels2 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (primary)VGA (720x480 pixels) 30 fpsQCIF (176x144 pixels) 10 fps
FlashLED flashNot 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
AutofocusAutofocusNot supported
Touch focusSupportedfeature not registered
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionfeature not registered
BSI sensorNot supportedfeature not registered
HDRNot supportedfeature not registered
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
Front camera0.3 megapixelsNot supported
Front camera resolution640x480 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedNot supported
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 S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
RadioFM with RDSFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, AAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth3.0 version A2DP2.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)Not supported
DLNANot supportedfeature not registered
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingNot supported
Infrared portfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
Active noise cancellationNot supportedfeature not registered
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5feature not registered
Java / Flash playerYes / NoSupported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Not supported
Other features- Colors: White, Blue
- Samsung TouchWiz
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Graphite, Green, Blue, Aqua, Pearl White, Light Pink, Pink, Orange
- Facebook App
- Containing up to 60% recycled materials
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity1800 mAh1430 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredBL-5J
Talk time540 minutes | 9 hours | 0.4 day420 minutes | 7 hours | 0.3 day
Standby18000 minutes | 300 hours | 12.5 days53400 minutes | 890 hours | 37.1 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy S3 Duos GT-I8262BNokia Asha 201
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.243 W/Kg (head)feature not registered