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Posted: 07 Sep 2016
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, MetroPCS, U.S. Cellular, Cricket, Virgin Mobile, Boost Mobile
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Posted: 09 Sep 2014
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - AT&T, Sprint, U.S. Cellular, Boost Mobile

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Design
Device typeSmart phoneSmart phone 
OSiOS (10.x)iOS (10.x, 9.x, 8.x) 
Dimensions5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 inches (138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm)5.44 x 2.64 x 0.27 inches (138.1 x 67 x 6.9 mm) 
Weight4.87 oz (138 g)
the average is 5.4 oz (154 g)
4.55 oz (129 g)
the average is 5.4 oz (154 g)
 
MaterialsMain body: AluminumMain body: Aluminum 
FeaturesFingerprint (touch)Fingerprint (touch) 
RuggedWater, Dust resistant  
IP certifiedIP 67  
ColorsBlack, Gold, Silver, Pink, RedGold, Gray, Silver 
Display
Physical size4.7 inches4.7 inches 
Resolution750 x 1334 pixels750 x 1334 pixels 
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

326 ppi326 ppi 
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

IPS LCDIPS LCD 
Screen-to-body ratio65.71 %65.71 % 
Peak brightness625 cd/m2 (nit)500 cd/m2 (nit) 
FeaturesPressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Light sensor, Proximity sensorOleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Light sensor, Proximity sensor 
Camera
Camera12 megapixels8 megapixels 
FlashQuad LEDDual LED 
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

F1.8F2.2 
Focal length (35mm equivalent)28 mm29 mm 
Camera sensor size1/3"1/3" 
Pixel size1.22 μm1.5 μm 
Hardware FeaturesSapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus (Phase detection), Back-illuminated sensor (BSI) 
Software FeaturesRAW image capture, Touch to focus, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo taggingDigital image stabilization, Touch to focus, Smile detection, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging 
SettingsExposure compensationExposure compensation 
Shooting ModesBurst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama (up to 63 megapixels)Burst mode, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Panorama (up to 43 megapixels) 
Camcorder3840x2160 (4K) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (1080p HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (240 fps)1920x1080 (1080p HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (240 fps) 
FeaturesOptical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Video calling, Video sharingTime-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing 
Front-facing camera7 megapixels1.2 megapixels 
FeaturesHigh Dynamic Range mode (HDR)  
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24Apple A8 
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Quad-core, 2340 MHz, 64-bitDual-core, 1400 MHz, Cyclone ARMv8-A 2nd gen., 64-bit 
Graphics processorYesPowerVR GX6450 
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

2 GB RAM1 GB RAM 
Built-in storage256 GB128 GB 
Battery
Capacity1960 mAh1810 mAh 
TypeNot user replaceable, Li - IonNot user replaceable, Li - Ion 
Stand-by time 10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 20 days (476 h)
 
Talk time (3G)14.00 hours
the average is 44 h (2632 min)
14.00 hours
the average is 44 h (2632 min)
 
Stand-by time (3G)10.0 days (240 hours)
the average is 25 days (589 h)
  
Internet use   
3G12 hours10 hours 
LTE12 hours10 hours 
Wi-Fi14 hours11 hours 
Music playback40.00 hours50.00 hours 
Video playback13.00 hours11.00 hours 
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Genre, PlaylistsAlbum, Artist, Genre, Playlists 
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playbackAlbum art cover, Background playback 
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker 
Additional microphone(s) for Noise cancellation, Video recording 
Cellular
CDMA

CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.

 800, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz 
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 
UMTS850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz 
LTE (FDD)Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28 
LTE (TDD)Bands 38, 39, 40, 41  
DataLTE-A Cat 12 (600/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/sLTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS 
Nano SIMYesYes 
HD Voice Yes 
VoLTEYesYes 
Phone features
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, BarometerAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer 
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, SpeakerphoneHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone 
Hearing aid compatibilityT4M3, T4 
Other featuresVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recordingVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording 
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.24.2 
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band 
Mobile hotspotYesYes 
USBYesYes 
ConnectorProprietaryProprietary 
FeaturesMass storage device, USB chargingUSB charging 
Mobile PaymentApple PayApple Pay 
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioningGPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning 
NavigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigationTurn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation 
OtherNFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA syncNFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop 
Availability
Officially announced07 Sep 201609 Sep 2014 
Shopping information
Accessories Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation 
MSRP price$ 849$ 849 
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval

FCC approval - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency, directly responsible to Congress. The FCC was established by the Communications Act of 1934 and is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions. Every wireless phone device that is sold in the U.S. has to be tested and approved for sale by the FCC.

   
Date approved

Date approved - Shows the date when the particular phone is approved by the Federal Communications Commission

07 Sep 201609 Sep 2014 
FCC ID value: BCG-E3091A linkFCC ID value: BCG-E2817A link 
FCC measured SAR

FCC measured SAR - Working closely with federal health and safety agencies, such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the FCC has adopted limits for safe exposure to radiofrequency (RF) energy. These limits are given in terms of a unit referred to as the Specific Absorption Rate (SAR), which is a measure of the amount of radio frequency energy absorbed by the body when using a mobile phone. The FCC requires cell phone manufacturers to ensure that their phones comply with these objective limits for safe exposure. Any cell phone at or below these SAR levels (that is, any phone legally sold in the U.S.) is a "safe" phone, as measured by these standards. The FCC limit for public exposure from cellular telephones is an SAR level of 1.6 watts per kilogram (1.6 W/kg).

   
Head1.19 W/kg1.18 W/kg 
Body1.09 W/kg1.19 W/kg 
Product Specific Use1.14 W/kg1.19 W/kg 
Simultaneous Transmission1.56 W/kg1.59 W/kg 

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