Nokia Lumia 1320 vs Samsung Galaxy Grand 2: Which one should you go in for?

By January 12th, 2014 AT 6:53 PM

There are so many phablets in the market that consumers often get confused and are unable to make wise choices. It is good to compare a few of them and determine which ones are really worth your money. The Lumia 1320 has been launched for Rs 23,999 whereas the Grand 2 has been launched for Rs 23,900. So the consumers will surely be considering both these devices.

Nokia Lumia 1320


Enlisted below is a comparative look at the Nokia Lumia 1320 and Samsung Galaxy Grand 2:

Display: Lumia 1320 comes with an IPS LCD ClearBack touch display of 6 inches and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protective screen. Galaxy Grand 2 carries a TFT touch display of 5.25 inches. Both the devices offer a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. Its a matter of personal choice if you like a bigger screen or a slightly compact one.

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2

Processor: Lumia 1320 has been powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual core processor of 1.7 GHz, where as, the Galaxy Grand 2 comes equipped with a quad core processor of 1.2 GHz. Both of them will provide a similar level of performance as Windows Phones are optimised to run on lower resources.

Software: Lumia 1320 functions on Microsoft Windows Phone 8 Black OS while Galaxy Grand 2 runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean platform. Android is the leader whereas as Windows Phone is catching up pretty fast. It is a matter of personal choice in this regard.

Camera: Lumia 1320 comes with a rear camera of 5 MP with auto focus and LED flash and a front facing VGA camera. Galaxy Grand sports a rear camera of 8 MP with auto focus and LED flash and a 1.9 MP front facing shooter. The Grand 2 clearly has an edge over the Lumia 1320 in this regard.

Memory: Lumia 1320 carries 1 GB RAM while Galaxy Grand 2 offers 1.5 GB RAM. Both the devices provide 8 GB of inbuilt storage and up to 64 GB expandable storage space. Multitasking won’t be an issue on either of them but the Grand 2 will have an edge over the Nokia offering.

Connectivity Features: The connectivity features offered by the two devices are Bluetooth, micro USB, Wi-Fi, GPS, GPRS, 2G and 3G. Lumia 1320 also offers 4G. So it leads in this regard.

Other Features: Both the smartphones feature a 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio, compass, accelerometer and proximity sensor. Lumia 1320 comes with Dolby headphone sound enhancement feature while Galaxy Grand 2 also offers gyroscope.

Battery: Lumia 1320 works on a Li-ion battery of 3400 mAh while Galaxy Grand 2 works on Li-ion battery of 2600 mAh.

Our Take: Lumia 1320 is better in terms of display size, battery capacity and also offers 4G. However, the Grand 2 has the power of Android to back it up and the Grand name behind it to back it up. Its Android vs Windows Phone again. Which side are you on?

Leave a Reply

Photo and Image Files
35 Comment threads
38 Thread replies
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
26 Comment authors
rumpa royAmitRamaSSneas Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
rumpa roy
rumpa roy

family set up is an annoying issue regarding lumia 1320 🙁


nokia beat samsung

Recent Posts

PUBG Mobile 0.13.5 Update Starts Rolling Out in India, Brings New Rating Protection Cards

PUBG Mobile on Android and iOS will be receiving the 0.13.5 update starting today with a ton of new features...

BSNL Reintroduces 5GB Free Trial Broadband Plan for Existing Landline Customers

Being the largest broadband service provider in the country the state-led telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has a...

Airtel Internet TV Allows Users to Watch Content from OTT Apps and Television Channels

Airtel Internet TV has been one of the innovative products launched by Bharti Airtel so far. As the name of...