GalaxyR Vs Omnia W is a fight between an Android and Window OS based Samsung phones. Microsoft is looking to revive itsreputation in the mobile OS world whereas Android has really established itself. Let us take a look at what these two phones have to offer to the smartphone fan and can Omnia take on the Droids.
Both phones have different designs withGalaxy R being much wider and thinner compared to the compact but thickerSamsung Omnia W. Ominia W however weighs just 115.3 g compared to 135 g ofGalaxy R. Talking of the width Omnia is just 58.8mm wide whereas Galaxy R is66mm.
Galaxy R features SC-LCD capacitivetouchscreen with 16M colors and resolution of 480 x 800 pixels on a 4.2 inches screen with a pixel density of 222ppi pixel density. It features the TouchWiz UI with scratch resistant glass.Omnia features a 3.7 inch SUPER AMOLED capacitive touch screen with sameresolution and 16M color support. It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass.
On the camera front both phones havevery much the same features. Their 5MP camera has the resolution of 2592*1944pixels with autofocus. Both of them are able to record 720p video at 30fps andfeatures video calling, smile detections and geo-tagging. Omnia also has imagestabilization option and both phones has VGA secondry camera.
The internal Storage Capacity of thephone is 8GB in both the phones. The external memory is Galaxy R can beextended up to32GB but Omnia W doesn’t feature the memory card slot.
Galaxy R features Android OS v2.3.3 (Gingerbread).It has 1 Ghz Dual core processor powered by ULP GeForce GPU. Omnia W hasMicrosoft Windows 7.5 Mango OS with 1.4 GHz processor powered by Adreno 205GPU.
On the connectivity front both phonesfeature Wi-Fi . Galaxy R supports Hotspot and DLNA too. It also has Bluetoothv3.0 with A2DP and micro USB 2.0 support. Omnia W has Bluetooth v2.1 and micro USB2.0 support. Both phones support EDGE, 3G and A-GPS connectivity.
1650mAH Standard battery of Galaxy R iscapable of providing up to 620 h of stand-by and 9h of talk time while the1500mAH battery of Omnia W provides 370 h of standby time and 7 h of talk time.
Samsung Galaxy R is priced around Rs.21000whereas Omnia W around Rs.17500.