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Display

Size:

2.8 inches
3.7 inches
4.0 inches

Resolution:

480 x 640 pixels, 286 PPI
800 x 480 pixels, 252 PPI
1136 x 640 pixels, 326 PPI

Technology:

TFT
TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

31.95 %
52.44 %
60.82 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Peak brightness:

500 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Apple A9 APL0898

Processor:

Single core, 1200 MHz, QC 8655
Single core, 1200 MHz, QC 8655
Dual-core, 1840 MHz, Twister, 64-bit

GPU:

Yes
PowerVR GT7600

RAM:

0.75GB
0.75GB
2GB

Internal storage:

8GB
4GB
128GB, not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

BlackBerry (7.1, 7)
BlackBerry (7)
iOS (14.x, 13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x)

Battery

Capacity:

1230 mAh
1230 mAh
1624 mAh

Type:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

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

Specifications:

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

Video recording:

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

Features:

Continuous autofocus
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

1.2 MP (HDR)

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)

Design

Dimensions:

4.53 x 2.60 x 0.41 inches (115 x 66 x 10.5 mm)
4.72 x 2.44 x 0.45 inches (120 x 62 x 11.5 mm)
4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)

Weight:

4.59 oz (130.0 g)
4.76 oz (135.0 g)
3.99 oz (113.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum; Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Full keyboard, Optical Mouse (Touchpad)
Optical Mouse (Touchpad)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Camera shutter
Right: Volume control, Camera shutter
Left: Volume control, Other

Colors:

Gold, Silver, Rose gold, Space gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d)

LTE (TDD):

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

UMTS:

Bands 8(900), 1(2100)
Bands 6(800), 5(850), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR
2.1, EDR
4.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, Mass storage device

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3
M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Aug 05, 2011
Mar 21, 2016

FCC ID value:

L6ARDP70UW link
BCG-E3042A link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.29 W/kg
1.12 W/kg
1.16 W/kg

Body:

0.78 W/kg
0.86 W/kg
1.17 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.17 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 510
$ 499

Availability

Officially announced:

May 02, 2011
Aug 03, 2011
Mar 21, 2016
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