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HTC U11+ vs Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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Display

Display size

6.0 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution

1440 x 2880 pixels
1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density

537 ppi
534 ppi

Technology

S-LCD 6
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

78.23 %
76.09 %

Features

HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.5"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Flash

Dual LED
LED

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (1080p HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (240 fps)
3840x2160 (4K) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (1080p HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (720p HD) (240 fps)

Features

Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

Wide Angle, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

6.24 x 2.95 x 0.33 inches (158.5 x 74.9 x 8.5 mm)
5.94 x 2.86 x 0.30 inches (150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7 mm)

Weight

6.63 oz (188 g)
the average is 5.9 oz (169 g)
5.54 oz (157 g)
the average is 5.9 oz (169 g)

Materials

Main body: Glass; Accents: Metal
Main body: Glass; Accents: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust
Water, Dust

IP certified

IP 68
IP 68

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

 
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Black, Silver
Black, Gold, Silver, Pink, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996

Processor

Octa-core, 2450 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm
Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 540
Adreno 530

RAM

6 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

 
24.4 GB

Storage expansion

up to 2000 GB
up to 200 GB

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo), HTC Sense UI
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Battery

Capacity

3930 mAh
3600 mAh

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Talk time (3G)

25.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1337 min)
36.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1337 min)

Talk time (4G)

25 hours
 

Internet use

 
 

3G

 
13 hours

LTE

 
15 hours

Wi-Fi

 
15 hours

Music playback

 
66.00 hours

Video playback

 
19.00 hours

Cellular

GSM

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

UMTS

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

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 32
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 18, 19, 20, 29, 30

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

Data

LTE-A Cat 15/5 (800/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSPA

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band, e

Mobile hotspot

Yes
Yes

USB

USB 3.1
USB 2.0

Connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, Video out
Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging

Mobile Payment

 
Samsung Pay

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

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

Hearing aid compatibility

 
M4, T3

Other features

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

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Feb 12, 2016

 
FCC ID value: A3LSMG935F link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.27 W/kg

Body

 
0.66 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
0.96 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 799