Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo vs Sony Xperia C – Specs and Price Comparison

If you’re looking to make a purchase between Samsung’s smartphone, the Galaxy Grand Neo an Sony’s own smartphone, the Xperia C, you have here a comparison between the two to help you make a calculated decision.

Display and Design

Samsung equipped its handset with a TFT display measuring 5.01 inches. The resolution rendered on this device is of 480 x 800 pixels. Regarding measurements, the device has the following dimensions: 143.7 x 77.1 x 9.6 mm. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo weighs 163 g.

Sony equipped its handset with a TFT display that measures 5 inches. The resolution we see on this device is a higher one of 540 x 960 pixels. This device is lighter, weighing 153 g. The Sony Xperia C presents itself with the following dimensions: 141.5 x 74.2 x 8.9 mm.

Hardware and Operating System

The processor that powers the Galaxy Grand Neo is the Cortex A7: a quad core working at 1.2 GHz. The chipset paired with this processor is the BCM23550 from Qualcomm. The handset has 1GB of RAM and two options of internal storage: 8GB and 16GB (if you choose to use a microSD card,  you can expand this memory by up to 64GB). The operating system for this device is Android Jelly Bean.

The processor that powers the Sony Xperia C is the Cortex A7: a dual core clocked at 1.2 GHz. The chipset that comes along is the Mediatek MT6589 . This device supports 1GB of RAM and 4GB of internal memory (by using a microSD card, you can expand your memory by up to 32GB). The Xperia C runs on Android Jelly Bean.


Regarding the rear-facing camera, we can see a 5MP camera (autofocus + LED flash) on the Galaxy Grand Neo, while the Xperia C features an 8MP camera (autofocus + LED flash).

Regarding the front-facing camera, both devices have VGA cameras.


The Li-Ion 2100 mAh battery unit we see featured on Samsung’s device is estimated to last around 11 hours of talking time.

The Li-Ion 2390 mAh battery unit that the Sony device features can last up to 12 hours and 25 minutes of talking time (3G).


If you’re looking for a cheaper smartphone, you can opt for the Sony Xperia C that is priced at $148. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo comes at the price of $239.99.


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