The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is the successor of the Galaxy Grand, but it comes with a slightly smaller display, although the difference between the Grand 2 and the Lumia 720 is of 1 inch! These phones are very different from each other, but we’ll compare them to see which one is better.
Displays and designs
The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 has an incredible large display, which is a 5.25 inch TFT capacitive touch screen that has a resolution of 720×1280 pixels. The Nokia Lumia 720’s display is a 4.3 inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, which has a resolution of 480×800 pixels.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 weights 163 grams and measures: 146.8×75.3x 8.9 mm, while the Nokia Lumia 720 weights only 128 grams and has these dimensions: 127.9×67.5×9 mm.
Hardware and operating systems
The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 has a 1.2 GHz quad core cortex A7 processor + Qualcomm MSM8226 Snapdragon 400 chipset, and there’s only one variant of internal memory of 8 GB, expandable by up to 64 GB.
The Nokia Lumia 720 has a 1 GHz dual core processor + Qualcomm MSM8227 chipset and also an 8 GB variant of internal memory that can be expanded by up to64 GB.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is an Android phone running on the Jelly Bean o.s.s with 1.5 GB of RAM, while the Nokia Lumia 720 has only 512 MB of RAM and it runs on the Microsoft Windows Phone 8 o.s., upgradeable to the WP8 Black version.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 has an 8 MP primary camera (autofocus + LED flash) and a 1.9 MP secondary camera, while the Nokia Lumia 720 has a 6.1 MP primary camera (Carl Zeiss optics + autofocus + LED flash) and a 1.3 MP secondary camera.
You can talk almost 17 hours on 3G on the Samsung Galaxy Grand 2, which has a Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery, or over 13 hours on 3G on the Nokia Lumia 720, which comes with an internal battery, a Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery.
The price of the Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 Duos, on amazon.com, is 318 dollars, while the Nokia Lumia 720 costs 298 dollars.
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