Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos Vs Micromax A116 Canvas HD

Jan 30, 13 Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos Vs Micromax A116 Canvas HD

The home-grown Micromax is head on head with Samsung which is one of the most trusted international brand in India. Since the roll out of Samsung’s dual sim model, it is Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos Vs Micromax A116 Canvas HD in the market. They are actually competing on the same grounds of pricing and features.

Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos

The dual-sim Galaxy Grand sports a 5inch WVGA touchscreen with a display resolution of 800 x 480 pixels.  The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos is priced in India for RS. 21,500. The phone is powered by 1.2GHz dual core cortex processor A9 paired with 1GB of RAM and runs on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean.

For connectivity, it has Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, 3G, and a microSD slot. Internal storage is fixed to 8GB however, the microSD slot allows expanding phone memory upto 64GB. It arrives packed with 2,100 mAh battery that is capable of offering 10 hours of uninterrupted talk time.

Looking at the design one could easily connect with the Galaxy class. The dimension measures 143.5 x 76.8 x 9.6mm and weighs 161gm. The rear shooter is fitted with 8MP camera while the front getting 2MP. The presence of LED flash in the rear supports full HD videos recording.

Micromax A116 Canvas HD

The Micromax A116 Canvas HD sports a 5inch IPS touchscreen with display resolution of 1280 x 720 paired along with 1GB of RAM. It has an internal storage capacity of 4GB expandable upto 32GB via microSD slot.

It runs on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Operating System. It supports dual sim system, has a 8MP camera on the rear and 0.3 MP on the front. The LED Flash and 4X Zoom helps record video and capture moments to the finest.

Similar to the Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos the A116 also gets a heavy weight battery at 2,100 mAh. The connectivity features include microSD slot, 3G, Bluetooth and WiFi. The device is priced below RS. 15,000.

Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos Vs Micromax A116 Canvas HD – Hardware Specifications Comparison Chart

Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos Micromax A116 Canvas HD
Operating System  Android 4.1.2 JellyBean  Android 4.1.2 JellyBean
Processor  1.2 GHz Dual core Cortex A9   1.2 GHz Quad core Cortex A7
RAM  1 GB  1 GB
Display Type  TFT LCD  IPS LCD
Display Size  5 inch  5 inch
Resolution  480×800 pixels WVGA resolution, 184 ppi 720×1280 pixels HD resolution, 294 ppi
Storage  8 GB, 4 GB free, 512 MB for apps, micro SD card support 32 GB  4 GB, 2 GB free, micro SD card slot 32 GB
Camera  8 MP BSI sensor camera rear, LED flash, auto focus, image stabilization, full HD 1080p video recording  8 MP rear, LED flash, auto focus, 720p HD video recording
Secondary Camera Front camera 2 MP  Yes, VGA
Connectivity  Bluetooth v3.0, Wi-Fi, micro USB 2.0, USB OTG  Bluetooth v3.0, Wi-Fi, micro USB 2.0, USB OTG
Battery  2100 mAh  2100 mAh
Battery Life  10 Hours  No official data
Music, Video Player  Yes, no Sound Enhancement  Yes, no Sound Enhancement
FM Radio  Yes  Yes
SIM Card  Dual Standby  Dual Standby
Price RS. 21500 RS. 15000 and below


Micromax has recently been launching some of the decent models in to the market, this should help position well to tap bigger in the coming days. Looking at the hardware specifications of the phones they just go on the same note, the pricing difference can play a crucial role influencing buyers to choose the budget-friendly Micromax A116 Canvas HD over Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos.

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