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Display

Display size

5.5 inches
5.6 inches

Resolution

1440 x 2560 pixels
720 x 1480 pixels

Pixel density

534 ppi
294 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

71.22 %
76.02 %

Features

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12.3 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Laser and Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.55 μm
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

Dual LED
LED

Video recording

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

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Flash

Design

Dimensions

6.09 x 2.98 x 0.34 inches (154.72 x 75.74 x 8.6 mm)
5.88 x 2.76 x 0.32 inches (149.3 x 70.2 x 8.2 mm)

Weight

5.93 oz (168 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.43 oz (154 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum, Glass
Back: Plastic

Resistance

Splash, Dust; IP 53
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Notification light
 

Colors

Black, Gray, Blue
Black, Gold, Purple, Blue

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, Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring

 
Wireless screen share

Radio

 
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870

Processor

Quad-core, 2150 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit
Octa-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 530
Mali-T830 MP1

RAM

4 GB
3 GB

Internal storage

128 GB, not expandable
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

 
22.6 GB

Storage expansion

 
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat)
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo), Samsung One UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

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

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer
Accelerometer, Hall (for flip covers)

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 66

LTE (TDD)

Bands 41
Bands 38, 40

UMTS

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

Data

LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

 
Yes

Battery

Capacity

3450 mAh
3000 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Yes
 

Talk time

32.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
 

Stand-by time

21.8 days (522 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

 
21.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)

Internet use

LTE: 14 hours; Wi-Fi: 14 hours
3G: 11 hours; LTE: 12 hours; Wi-Fi: 13 hours

Music playback

130.00 hours
76.00 hours

Video playback

14.00 hours
17.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Feb 12, 2017
Apr 17, 2018

FCC ID value: NM8G-2PW2100 link
FCC ID value: A3LSMJ600FN link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.89 W/kg
1.18 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Body

0.56 W/kg
0.76 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.15 W/kg
1.57 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.56 W/kg
1.30 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, microUSB cable, headset, Quick start guide, warranty cardand SIM ejector tool.

MSRP price

$ 869
 
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