Karbonn Titanium S5 vs. Karbonn Titanium S6

The budget friendly phablet segment in India is growing on a very fast speed. With numerous smartphone deals available in this segment, the buyer gets various options to choose from. However, it has also increased the competition amongst the smartphone manufacturers, who are working quite hard to grab a big share of the Indian smartphone market.
If you are out to buy an affordable Android phablet, you can get various options from the Indian smartphone manufacturers. Almost every Indian brand, including, Karbonn, Micromax, Lava and Spice are selling their 5-inch phablets in the price segment below Rs.10,000.
Karbonn, the leading Indian brand has two brilliant and affordable smartphone deals in this segment. The Karbonn Titanium S5 and Karbonn Titanium S6 are amongst the best-selling and affordable phablets in the segment. Here, we bring you a side-by-side comparison review of these two smartphones, which can help you in selecting one for yourself.
The Karbonn Titanium S5 features a 5-inch (960 x 540) qHD IPS capacitive touchscreen display, which produces 16M vibrant colors. On the other hand, the Karbonn Titanium S6 also features a 5-inch display, which produces very sharp colors at better Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. This suggests that the Karbonn Titanium S6 features a better display, when compared to the Titanium S5.

S5 S6

Processor & RAM

Karbonn has not compromised with the Processor and RAM on these two smartphones. Both Karbonn Titanium S5 and Titanium S6 supports multi-tasking without any issues. The Titanium S5 gets a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdrogon Quad-Core Processor with 1GB RAM. While, the Karbonn Titanium S6 has also got a Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad-Core Processor with better 2GB of RAM. Hence, the Titanium S6 moves a steap ahead in this segment.
With brilliant 2GB of RAM, the Karbonn Titanium S6 would easily run multiple applications together without any lag. Gaming would also be an amazing experience on this smartphone.

Operating System

For the OS platform, the Karbonn Titanium S5 runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system version. While, the Titanium S6 uses the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS version. Other smartphones in this segment run on the Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS, which is anyday better than the Jelly Bean OS version.
If you are fond of clicking images on-the-go, both these Karbonn smartphone won’t disappoint you. The Karbonn Titanium S5 houses a 5 Megapixels Rear and 2 Megapixels front-facing camera. On the other side, the Titanium S6 once again claims a victory in the segment by housing a 13 Megapixels rear camera. It also packs a 1.2 Megapixels front-facing camera for your video calls. The rear cameras on these two devices feature LED flash, Autofocus, HD video recording, geo-tagging and other standard features.
For all your storage needs, the Titanium S5 and Titanium S6 offers 4GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 32GB using an external MicroSD card. Hence, you can store and carry all your personal video and music libraries on these smartphones without any problem.
Connectivity Features
The connectivity features on Karbonn Titanium S5 and Titanium S6, include-

Bluetooth v.4
Wi-fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot
GPS with A-GPS
MicroUSB 2.0
3.5mm Audio Jack & More
The Karbonn Titanium S5 is fuelled by a 2000mAH battery. On the other hand, the Karbonn Titanium S6 is fuelled by a comparatively stronger battery of 2200mAH. However, the back-up performance on both these smartphones will be almost same as the better display resolution on the Titanium S5 will consume more battery.
Price in India
The Karbonn Titanium S5 is available with a price tag of Rs. 6,754. While, the Karbonn Titanium S6 carries a price tag of Rs.7,799.
In this head-to-head comparison review of Karbonn Titanium S5 and Titanium S6, we found that the Karbonn Titanium S6 is better than the Titanium S5 in various aspects. The S6 packs a better display, RAM and rear camera, while comparing to Titanium S5. However, the Karbonn Titanium S6 is Rs.1,000 costlier than the S5, which could be the only reason of being better.
If you are planning to buy an affordable 5-inch phablet, we would strongly recommend you to go for Karbonn Titanium S6.
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