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Display

Size

5.2 inches
6.4 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels, 16:9 ratio,
424 PPI
2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio,
403 PPI

Technology

S-LCD
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

68.58 %
84.11 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 630
Exynos 9611

Processor

Octa-core, 2200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 2300 MHz, Arm Cortex-A73 and Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Adreno 508
Mali-G72 MP3

RAM

3GB LPDDR4
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

32GB
64GB, available to use: 49 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 2000 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat), HTC Sense UI
Android (10), Samsung One UI

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
6000 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
Fast charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Triple camera

Main camera

16 MP (PDAF, BSI sensor)
48 MP (PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

 
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 12 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera

 
5 MP (Depth information)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2

Video recording

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

Features

Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing
EIS

Front

16 MP (Autofocus, HDR)
20 MP (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.87 x 2.87 x 0.32 inches (149.09 x 72.9 x 8.1 mm)
6.26 x 2.96 x 0.35 inches (159.0 x 75.1 x 8.9 mm)

Weight

5.01 oz
6.63 oz

142.0 g
188.0 g

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 67
 

Biometrics

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

Colors

Blue
Midnight blue, Raven black

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

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

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

 
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, Charging, Headphones port
Charging

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Other

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Sep 20, 2017
 

FCC ID value: NM82Q3F300 link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.59 W/kg
 

Body

1.00 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.31 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.00 W/kg
 

Buyers information

Price

$ 349
 
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