CAT S41 vs CAT S42

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Display

Size:

5.0 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 PPI
1440 x 720 pixels, 18:9 ratio, 293 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

60.55 %
62.99 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

MediaTek Helio P20 MT6757
MediaTek Helio A20

Processor:

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm
Quad-core, 1800 MHz, Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU:

Mali-T880 MP2
PowerVR GE8300

RAM:

3GB LPDDR4
3GB

Internal storage:

32GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 2000 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (7.0 Nougat)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity:

5000 mAh
4200 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

13 MP (PDAF)
13 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

8 MP
5 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.98 x 2.95 x 0.51 inches (152 x 75 x 12.85 mm)
6.34 x 3.03 x 0.50 inches (161 x 77 x 12.7 mm)

Weight:

7.69 oz (218.0 g)
7.76 oz (220.0 g)

Resistance:

Water, Dust, Shock; IP68; MIL-STD-810 certified
Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity; IP68; MIL-STD-810 certified

Features:

Soft keys
Notification light

Keys:

Left: Lock/Unlock key, Other; Right: Volume control
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM
FM

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.1
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, OTG

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jul 24, 2020

FCC ID value:

ZL5S42 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.07 W/kg

Body:

1.06 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.58 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.10 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 329

Availability

Officially announced:

Aug 31, 2017
Sep 09, 2020
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