Apple iPhone XR vs Samsung Galaxy J7 Star

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Display

Display size

6.1 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution

828 x 1792 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

326 ppi
267 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
TFT

Screen-to-body ratio

79.24 %
71.45 %

Peak brightness

625 cd/m2 (nit)
 

Features

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

Quad LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

7 megapixels
13 megapixels

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
 

Design

Dimensions

5.94 x 2.98 x 0.33 inches (150.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm)
6.03 x 3 x 0.34 inches (153.2 x 76.2 x 8.6 mm)

Weight

6.84 oz (194 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
6.38 oz (181 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum
 

Resistance

Water, Dust
 

IP certified

IP 67
 

Biometrics

3D Face unlock
2D Face unlock

Features

 
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Black, Gold, Pink, Blue, Red, White
Blue

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A12 Bionic APL1W81
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870

Processor

Hexa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Apple 4-core GPU
Mali-T830 MP1

RAM

3 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

256 GB, not expandable
32 GB

Storage expansion

 
up to 400 GB

OS

iOS (12.x)
Android (8.0 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

2942 mAh
3300 mAh

Charging

USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging
 

Talk time

25.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)
27.65 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)

Stand-by time

 
27.9 days (670 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)

Music playback

65.00 hours
76.70 hours

Video playback

16.00 hours
19.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71
Bands 2, 4, 5, 12, 66, 71

LTE (TDD)

Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
 

UMTS

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

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

800, 1900 MHz
 

Data

LTE-A Cat 12/13 (600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

Nano SIM, eSIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
 

Connectivity

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

Yes
USB 2.0

Connector

Lightning
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device

Mobile Payment

Apple Pay
 

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Vibration
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Hearing aid compatibility

M3, T4
M3, T3

Other features

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

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

Lightning
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
May 10, 2018

 
FCC ID value: A3LSMJ737T link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
1.36 W/kg

Body

 
1.01 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.58 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.11 W/kg

Phablet

 
3.60 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

EarPods with Lightning Connector, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation
USB cable, Wall charging adapter, Start guide, Terms & Conditions

MSRP price

$ 899
 
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