Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos S6802 Review



Galaxy Ace Duos is a nice mid range smartphone with dual SIM feature. It has average screen size with light weight. It has all the features that you would expect from a smartphone. Price of this smartphone is also reasonable. At this price, It successfully beats HTC Desire V and Xperia Tipo.


Key Features of Samsung Galaxy Ace Duos S6802

  • 832 MHz Processor
  • Android v2.3 (Gingerbread) OS
  • Dual Active SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • 5 MP Primary Camera
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5-inch Capacitive Touchscreen
  • Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB
  • Wi-Fi Enabled

Netowrk and SIM

It features DUAL SIM (GSM+GSM) with smart Dual Active. operating frequency of this phone is GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900 and UMTS – 2100.

Design and Screen

Samsung Galaxy Ace DUOS S6802 comes with a perfect design. It has 61.5 x 112.74 x 11.5 mm dimensions. It weighs only 122 g that makes it light and easy to carry.

It features a 3.5 inch TFT display with 320 x 480 pixels resolution.

It has a microUSB slot at the bottom along with a pin hole. It features a 3.5 mm jack at the top of the device. Unlock and power button can be found at the right side of the device. At left side, you will see volume rocker button.

Processor and Operating system

It is powered by 832 MHz processor that is powerful enough for most of the work.

It runs on Google’s mobile operating system, Android 2.3 Gingerbread that is older version. You will get other smartphones with latest Android os at this price. This might be a drawback.

Storage and Battery

It comes with 3 GB internal storage tha is enough for general purpose. If you need more, you can expand storage up to 32 GB via microSD card. It also has 512 RAM that is enough for general purpose apps and games. Performance of the phone is also nice.

It is packed with a 1300 mAh Li-ion battery that delivers talk time up to 16 hrs in 2G and 6 hrs in 3G. It also gives standby time up to 570 hrs in 2G, 420 hrs in 3G.


It features a 5 megapixel camera with video recording. Camera also features Geo-tagging, Auto Focus and Image Editor.



It features all the primary connectivity feature available. It comes with GPRS, EDGS and 3G, 7.2 Mbps HSDPA data connectivity. It also features Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, micro USB, v2 Wif tethering and GPS. It comes with Bluetooth v3 and a 3.5 mm jack.

While taking a look on the features of this smartphone and price, it seems to be a budget phone.

Main Cons

  • Mediocre display
  • Sub-par ARMv6 CPU limits performance and choice of apps
  • No secondary camera for video calls
  • Primary camera does not support HD recording
  • No flash with camera
  • Abysmal video codec support