Compare Sony Xperia C vs Samsung Galaxy Grand 2

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy Grand 2's got 4.0% more Screen Size
  • The 8GB Internal Storage on the Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is 50.0% more
  • RAM of Samsung Galaxy Grand 2's is 33.0% more than Sony Xperia C
 
Sony Xperia C
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2
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Rank Rank #2Rank #1  
Spec Score 
57 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
49 Value For Money Score
62 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5 inch 5.25 inch   
Screen Resolution
960 x 540 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
220.3 PPI 280 PPI   
Screen Protection
- -   
Bezel Less
- No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
MediaTek Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.2GHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
MediaTek MT6589 Qualcomm Snapdragon 400   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
1GB 1.5GB   
Graphics
PowerVR SGX544 Adreno 305   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 8MP   
Dual Rear Camera
- No   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 1MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
- No   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, HDR Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Image Stabilization   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
- Android 4.3 Jelly Bean   
OS Detail
Android (4.2) -   
OS Upgradable To
- Android 4.4   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
- Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
141.5 x 74.2 x 8.9 146.8 x 75.3 x 8.9   
Weight
153 grams 163 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black White, Black, Pink, Neon Blue, Gold, Gray   
Build Material
- Plastic   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- 1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- 1.03W/kg   
Head SAR
- 0.58W/kg   
In The Box
- Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
4GB 8GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
29.95GB 4.8GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
32GB 64GB   
OTG Support
- -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- HSPA 42.2/21/5.76 Mbps (region dependent)/ LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps (SM-G7105)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2390mAh 2600mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes Yes   
Wireless Charging
- No   
Fast Charging
- No   

Sony Xperia C vs Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Specs

Specs
Sony Xperia CSamsung Galaxy Grand 2  
Screen Size 5 inch5.25 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP8MP  
RAM 1GB1.5GB  
Battery Capacity 2390mAh2600mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP1MP  

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Decent battery life
  • Dual SIM support
  • Good camera
The Bad
  • Lacks 4G support
  • Heavily bloated TouchWiz UI
  • Outdated Android version (Android 4.3 Jelly Bean)
  • Average display sharpness
  • Occasionally lags

Sony Xperia C Pros & Cons

The Good
  • The power button is very well placed and easily accessible
  • Lasting battery backup
  • Support for Dual SIM as well as a separate slot for MicroSD card
The Bad
  • No HD display
  • Poor performance with plenty of lags
  • Below par camera performance

Editor Notes

The Sony Xperia C and Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 are big-screened smartphones. Xperia C features a 5 inch qHD screen with a resolution of 960x540 pixels, which boils down to a pixel density of 220PPI (which is bad for a phone of this price range). Grand 2 sports a 5.25 inches HD screen with a resolution of 1280x720 pixels, which translates into a pixel density of 280PPI (which will deliver crisper output than the former). Xperia C is powered by a 1.2 GHz MediaTek processor whereas Grand 2 has a 1.2GHz Qualcomm processor. Former is paired with 1GB RAM while the latter is coupled with ampler 1.5GB RAM. Overall, the Grand 2 appears to be more powerful. In terms of storage, Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 has an internal memory of 8GB and is expandable upto 64GB whereas Xperia C has an internal storage of 4GB and is expandable upto 32GB.

Both these smartphones have a 8 Megapixel rear camera sensor. But in real-life, Grand 2 captures better images than Xperia C. Both of them can record Full HD videos @1080p. Even the front camera of Grand 2 is better with a 2 megapixel sensor as compared to the VGA (0.3 MP) camera of Xperia C. Sony and Samsung, both have included basic connectivity options include 3G connectivity like Bluetooth, Wifi and GPRS. Grand 2 has a larger 2600mAh battery while Xperia C has a 2300mAh battery but both would give a typically similar battery back-up (since the Grand 2 has a higher-res screen too).

Baba’s Pick- Between the two, it is obvious to go for Samsung Galaxy Grand 2.

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This page helps you compare Sony Xperia C with Samsung Galaxy Grand 2. When you see Sony Xperia C Vs Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Sony Xperia C stands against Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 and which one you should buy. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is Rs. 8,999. The prices for both these products were updated November 20, 2017.
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