PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of Galaxy S Duos vs Desire V


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Battery Life

How long will the battery last

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Samsung Galaxy S Duos 

PhoneRocket recommends the Samsung Galaxy S Duos  based on its performance and reviews.

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Galaxy S Duos vs Desire V

BrowserMark How fast does the web browser load pages

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Samsung Galaxy S Duos

Reasons to consider the
Samsung Galaxy S Duos

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Much faster web browser 4,604 vs 909 More than 5x better BrowserMark score
Supports Adobe Flash Yes vs No Somewhat common; Many games and videos on the Internet require Adobe Flash
Much newer operating system Android 4.0.4 vs Android 4.0 Newer Android OS; Get all the latest features and security updates with a more recent version
Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes vs No Somewhat common; Share your cellphone's data plan with other devices
Better theoretical download speed 7.2 Mb/s vs 0.38 Mb/s 18.8x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Back view of HTC Desire V

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Significantly more RAM 4 GB vs 0.75 GB More than 5.2x more RAM; browse media-heavy webpages without slowing down
Thinner 9.3 mm vs 10.5 mm More than 10% thinner

Reviews Word on the street

Galaxy S Duos  vs Desire V 

And that’s probably most evident in browser where some of the best browsers like Chrome require the 4.0 version of Android.
Galaxy S Duos

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Galaxy S Duos  vs
Desire V 
Size 4" 4"
Resolution 800 x 480 800 x 480
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 233 ppi 233 ppi


Clock speed 1 GHz 1 GHz
Number of cores Single core Single core
RAM 0.75 GB 4 GB
Supported card formats

photo & video

Camera 5 MP 5 MP
Resolution 5 MP 5 MP
Flash Yes Yes


Generation 3.5G 3G
HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
Unknown (7.2 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)


Capacity 1,500 mA·h 1,650 mA·h

form factor

Galaxy S Duos  vs
Desire V 
Weight 120 g 114 g
Thickness 10.5 mm 9.3 mm
Size 63.1 x 121.5 x 10.5 mm 62.3 x 118.5 x 9.3 mm


Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes


Supports FM radio Yes Yes


Operating system Android 4.0.4 Android 4.0
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support Yes No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps


Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes No
Supports NFC No No
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth v3.0
Samsung Galaxy S Duos
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