Design and Specification
In a sentence, The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 can be described as a Dual SIM variant of The Samsung Galaxy S3 with its specifications stripped down a notch.
Although the screen size and weight does remind you of the original Galaxy it does feel decisively more comfortable in-hand than the first-gen Samsung phablet and the thickness is below 10mm.
At 143.5 x 76.9 x 9.6mm, the smartphone weighs 162g, which is more than reasonable for a device of its size.
Being based on the S3’s model, It’s only natural The Galaxy Grand features a similar paintjob, One with a slightly different finish.
The 5 inch screen has a display resolution of 480 x 800 pixels and has a pixel density of 187 ppi which is the standard for a mid-range phone.
The phone is powered by a Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9 running on a Broadcom chipset with a VideoCore IV HW GPU and 1 GB of RAM.
The phone runs on Android OS, v4.1 Jelly bean out of the box.
Camera and Multimedia
The Samsung Galaxy Grand sports an 8 MP camera on its back capable of snapping photos with maximum resolution of 3264x2448 pixels.
Along with a LED Flash of course.
The camera app has the standard modes you’d expect from an Android phone, like Panorama, Night, and Sports.
There’s also continuous shooting for action sequence shots.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand records 1080p videos at 30fps.
Touch focus is available before and during video recording and you can switch back to continuous autofocus.
You can also capture still images during recording, but only while doing so at 720p.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand supports quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE and quad-band 3G.
Which gives you speeds of 21.1Mbps downlink and 5.76Mbps uplink.
The Galaxy Grand uses Bluetooth 4.0 alongside Wi-Fi support which includes a/b/g/n with both 2.4GHz and 5GHz band compatibility.
The Samsung AllShare feature is integrated with the Samsung's default apps allows you wirelessly stream all sorts of multimedia content to your connected stereo or HDTV.
Samsung Link another proprietary service offered by Samsung, automatically syncs all the multimedia content on your device to Samsung servers so it's backed up and also available for instant watching/listening on your other Samsung devices.
Battery and Storage
The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos comes with a standard 2100 mAH Li-Ion battery with an endurance rating of 56 hours and also offers talk time of 13 hours and standby time of 370 hours on 3G.
Storage is limited to 8GB of internal memory and can be further expanded to 64GB using a micro-SD
Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos I9082 Price in Sri Lanka is Rs. 34,000 as on 19th August 2017. Compare Prices before you Buy