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Display

Size:

4.7 inches
3.1 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 768 pixels, 318 PPI
720 x 720 pixels, 330 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

68.49 %
38.54 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 2), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960

Processor:

Quad-core, 1500 MHz, Krait
Dual-core, 1500 MHz, Krait

GPU:

Adreno 320
Adreno 225

RAM:

2GB LPDDR2
2GB LPDDR2

Internal storage:

16GB
16GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2, 4.2.1, 4.2)
BlackBerry (10.3, 10.2, 10)

Battery

Capacity:

2100 mAh
2100 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

Qi wireless charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
8 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Sensor size: 1/4"

Video recording:

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

Features:

Video calling
EIS, Video calling

Front:

1.3 MP
2 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.27 x 2.70 x 0.36 inches (133.9 x 68.7 x 9.1 mm)
4.71 x 2.63 x 0.41 inches (119.6 x 66.8 x 10.35 mm)

Weight:

4.90 oz (139.0 g)
4.90 oz (139.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass

Features:

Full keyboard, Notification light

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 5(850), 4(AWS-1), 2(1900)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Micro SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort, TV-out
Wireless screen share, TV-out

Radio:

FM

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Video out, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

HDMI:

Yes
Micro HDMI (Type D)

Location:

A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3
M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 07, 2012
Apr 17, 2013

FCC ID value:

ZNFE960 link
L6ARFL110LW link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.55 W/kg
1.16 W/kg

Body:

1.27 W/kg
0.75 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.50 W/kg
1.38 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.27 W/kg
1.36 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box:

USB sync/charge cable, AC Adapter and cable, SIM ejection tool, Safety and Warranty information, Quick start guide

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 29, 2012
Jan 30, 2013
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