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Display

Size

4.7 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

1334 x 750 pixels,
326 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels,
294 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
TFT

Screen-to-body

65.71 %
69.74 %

Peak brightness

500 cd/m2 (nit)
 

Features

Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Apple A9 APL0898
Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570

Processor

Dual-core, 1840 MHz, Twister, 64-bit
Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

PowerVR GT7600
Mali-T720

RAM

2GB LPDDR4
1.5GB

Internal storage

128GB, not expandable
16GB, available to use: 10 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x)
Android (7.0 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity

1715 mAh
2600 mAh

Type

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, PDAF, BSI sensor)
5 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm
Aperture size: F1.9

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

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

Front

5 MP (HDR)
2 MP

Design

Dimensions

5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 inches (138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm)
5.55 x 2.76 x 0.34 inches (141 x 70.1 x 8.6 mm)

Weight

5.04 oz (143.0 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (178 g)
5.22 oz (148.0 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (178 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
 

Features

 
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Gold, Silver, Rose gold, Space 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), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d)
Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 12(700 a)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA
LTE, HSPA

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

 
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

Lightning
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Sep 09, 2015
Feb 08, 2017

FCC ID value: BCG-E2946A link
FCC ID value: A3LSMJ327A link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.45 W/kg
0.73 W/kg

Body

0.38 W/kg
1.04 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.58 W/kg
1.32 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.10 W/kg

Buyers information

Price

$ 849
 
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