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Display

Size

5.5 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels, 16:9 ratio,
401 PPI
3840 x 2160 pixels, 16:9 ratio,
801 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

67.58 %
69.48 %

Features

Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Processor

Quad-core, 2340 MHz, 64-bit, 16 nm
Octa-core, 2450 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus
Adreno 540

RAM

3GB
4GB

Internal storage

256GB, not expandable
64GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x)
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity

2900 mAh
3230 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 MP
19 MP

Features

Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, PDAF, BSI sensor
Laser and PDAF, CMOS image sensor

Second camera

12 MP
 

Features

Telephoto, Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus
 

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)

Features

OIS, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Video calling, Video sharing
HDR, Time-lapse video, Object tracking, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

7 MP
13 MP

Features

HDR
Wide Angle

Design

Dimensions

6.23 x 3.07 x 0.29 inches (158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm)
6.14 x 3.03 x 0.31 inches (156 x 77 x 7.9 mm)

Weight

6.63 oz (188 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (179 g)
6.74 oz (191 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (179 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 67
Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
 

Features

 
Notification light

Colors

Black, Gold, Silver, Red, Rose gold, Jet black
Black, Silver, Pink, Red

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), 30(2300 WCS)
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), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 32(1500 L-band)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz
800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 12 (600/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
aptX-HD

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

Lightning
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

Headphones port, Charging, Mass storage device
Mass storage device, OTG, Charging

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Gesture, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter

Other

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

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, USB-C Cable and Manual

MSRP

$ 969
 
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