CAT S41 vs CAT S48c

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Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

441 ppi
441 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

60.55 %
60.35 %

Colors

16 777 216
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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Autofocus

Flash

LED
LED

Software Features

Geo tagging
Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
Yes

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
5 megapixels

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.98 x 2.95 x 0.51 inches (152 x 75 x 12.85 mm)
5.9 x 3 x 0.53 inches (149.9 x 76.2 x 13.5 mm)

Weight

7.69 oz (218 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
9.3 oz (264 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Resistance

Water, Dust, Shock; IP 68; MIL-STD-810 certified
Water, Dust, Shock, Vibration, Temperature, Humidity; IP 68; MIL-STD-810 certified

Features

Soft keys
 

Keys

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

Colors

Black
Black

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio

FM
FM

Hardware & Performance

System chip

MediaTek Helio P20 MT6757
Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630

Processor

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Mali-T880 MP2
Adreno 508

RAM

3 GB LPDDR4
4 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

32 GB
32 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 2000 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat)
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
5.0

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB OTG

Charging connector

microUSB
USB Type-C (reversible)

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer

Other

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

Hearing aid compatible

 
M3, T3

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 17
Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 14, 25, 26, 66

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 41

UMTS

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

GSM

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

CDMA

 
800, 1900 MHz

Data

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

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Battery

Capacity

5000 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Talk time

 
30.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time

 
22.0 days (528 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Talk time (3G)

38.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)
 

Stand-by time (3G)

44.0 days (1056 hours)
the average is 25 days (611 h)
 

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer
Calendar, Alarm, Flashlight, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD, Push-to-Talk

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Oct 25, 2018

 
FCC ID value: ZL5S48C link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.98 W/kg

Body

 
1.06 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.19 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 480

Availability

Officially announced

Aug 31, 2017
Nov 08, 2018
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