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Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos vs. Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 – Comparison of Interface, Functionality, Processor and Memory


The Samsung Galaxy Grand offers the masses with a bigger screen smartphone, but comes at a reasonable price.

This has been the strategy of the Korean giant to allure the masses with bigger display devices available at lower prices. However, to bring a 5-inch display at a reasonable price, some sacrifices have to be made in the hardware and software features. However, the Galaxy Grand Duos, a dual-SIM smartphone comes equipped with an HD display resolution and good internal memory to achieve its desired goal.

In comparison, the Galaxy Grand 2 is a second-gen smartphone from the Korean giant, which comes equipped with a large display, as that of its predecessor. The 5.25-inch display of the Grand 2 cannot be considered massive by today’s standards. However, the handset offers the users with dual SIM connectivity.

How does the Grand Duos fare against the grand 2 smartphone in terms of interface, functionality, processor and memory? Let us find out in the below mentioned comparison review.

Interface and Functionality

Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos

The Grand Duos runs on Android version 4.1.2 operating system, keeping the smartphones ahead in the dual SIM smartphones race.

The Multi-Window mode enables the user to run two applications at the same time, with an option of resizing the space occupied by either of them. The handset also comes equipped with a floating keyboard, enabling the user to type comments along with viewing something simultaneously. The 5-inch display of the Grand Duos delivers the Multi-Window mode effectively.

The dual SIM functionality of the Grand Duos offers the user with taking call on one SIM, while making use of data with the presently set default SIM.

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2

The Galaxy Grand 2 comes equipped with Android version 4.3 Jelly Bean operating system and the old TouchWiz version, but the handset gets the work done in a smooth manner.

The Samsung’s signature feature, the Multi-Window, functions smoothly on the handset. When it comes to apps, the handset is equipped with both the company’s apps and first party apps, for the potential user.

The Grand 2 offers rich functionality experience to the users, with a pleasurable typing experience on the large display.

Processor and Memory

Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos

The Broadcom CPU and not the Exynos chip, powers the Grand Duos handset. The BCM 28155 chipset along with dual core ARM Cortex A9 CPU clocked at 1.2GHz, along with a VideoCore IV GPU powers the Grand Duos handset.

In terms of memory, the 1GB RAM along with internal memory of 8GB features in the Grand Duos handset. The device also comes equipped with an external memory card slot for enhancing up to 64GB memory.

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2

The Galaxy Grand 2, despite being a mid-range smartphone, offers the user with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad core chipset.

The quad core Cortex A7 processor, running at a speed of 1.2GHz, along with a RAM of 1.5GB and Adreno 305 graphic processor powers the Grand 2 smartphone. The device would allure gamers, as it has the ability to run the latest games, even the heavy ones, available at Google Play Store.

The Internal storage ability of the smartphone is limited to 8GB only, out of which the user would get only 5GB of internal memory. However, the device comes equipped with external memory microSD card slot for memory enhancement up to 64GB.