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Display

Display size

5.2 inches
6.3 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 2340 pixels

Aspect Ratio

 
19.5:9

Pixel density

424 ppi
409 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
 

Screen-to-body

72.02 %
81.11 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 950
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660

Processor

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A72 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Mali-T880 MP4
Adreno 512

RAM

4 GB LPDDR4
6 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

64 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh
3500 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
 

Talk time

28.00 hours
the average is 18 h (1096 min)
 

Stand-by time

15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 20 days (489 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

15.00 hours
the average is 24 h (1418 min)
26.00 hours
the average is 24 h (1418 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

 
15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 27 days (637 h)

Talk time (4G)

11 hours
 

Music playback

24.00 hours
 

Video playback

10.00 hours
 

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Triple camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
48 megapixels

Features

Laser and Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 35 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

12 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

Black and White, Laser and Phase detection autofocus
Ultra-wide

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 35 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F2.2

Third camera

 
5 megapixels

Features

 
Depth information

Flash

Dual LED
LED

Software Features

Manual focus, Object tracking, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Smile detection, Voice activation, Burst mode, Night mode, Macro mode, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Night mode, Scenes, Touch to focus, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features

Time-lapse video, Video calling, Video sharing
 

Front

8 megapixels
20 megapixels

Video capture

 
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.73 x 2.80 x 0.29 inches (145.5 x 71 x 7.45 mm)
6.30 x 2.96 x 0.32 inches (159.92 x 75.15 x 8.25 mm)

Weight

5.40 oz (153 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
6.35 oz (180 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Plastic

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

 
Notification light

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Black, Gold, Pink, Blue, White
Cyan green, Charcoal, Ice

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

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

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

Yes
 

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
aptX-HD

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

 
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
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)

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot
802.11 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, OTG, Charging
OTG, Charging

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Sep 20, 2016
 

FCC ID value: QISFRD-L04 link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.07 W/kg
 

Body

0.24 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

0.17 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, charging / data cable, Quick Start guide, SIM pin, Headset

MSRP price

$ 499
 

Availability

Officially announced

Jul 11, 2016
Sep 05, 2019
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