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Display

Size

3.5 inches
10.5 inches

Resolution

480 x 320 pixels,
165 PPI
2224 x 1668 pixels, 4:3 ratio,
265 PPI

Technology

LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

52.35 %
79.41 %

Peak brightness

 
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip

 
Apple A12 Bionic APL1W81

Processor

Single core, 600 MHz
Octa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

PowerVR SGX535
Apple 4-core GPU

RAM

0.25GB
3GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

32GB
256GB

OS

iOS (6.1, 6.x, 5.1, 5, 4.x, 3.x)
iPadOS (13.x)

Battery

Capacity

1219 mAh
8134 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

3 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording

640x480 (VGA) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps)

Features

 
Time-lapse video, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

 
7 MP (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

4.50 x 2.40 x 0.48 inches (115.5 x 62.1 x 12.3 mm)
9.8 x 6.8 x 0.24 inches (248.9 x 172.7 x 6.1 mm)

Weight

4.76 oz (135.0 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)
16.37 oz (464.0 g)
the average is 18 oz (514 g)

Materials

 
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, White
Gold, Gray, Silver

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 21(1500 Upper), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46

UMTS

850, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

 
Nano SIM, eSIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

2.1, EDR
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO

USB

Proprietary, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features

Charging
Charging, Video out, Mass storage device

Location

GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer

Other

Computer sync, OTA sync
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Phone features

Notifications

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Jun 08, 2009
 

FCC ID value: BCGA1303A link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.19 W/kg
 

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Body

0.33 W/kg
 

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Buyers information

In The Box

 
Lightning to USB cable, USB power adapter

Price

 
$ 779
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