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Display

Display size

5.9 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density

373 ppi
513 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
S-LCD 5

Screen-to-body ratio

77.39 %
69.19 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Additional display

 
2.0 inches, 1040 x 160 pixels, IPS LCD

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Laser and Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Laser and Phase detection autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.55 μm

Second camera

20 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Black and White, Optical image stabilization, Laser and Phase detection autofocus
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 27 mm
 

Video recording

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

Features

Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Hyperlapse, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
16 megapixels

Features

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

Design

Dimensions

6.18 x 3.11 x 0.31 inches (156.9 x 78.9 x 7.9 mm)
6.39 x 3.14 x 0.31 inches (162.41 x 79.79 x 7.99 mm)

Weight

6.70 oz (190 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)
6.00 oz (170 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

 
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Gold, Gray, Silver, Brown, White
Black, Pink, Blue, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

DLNA
DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 960
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro-AB

Processor

Octa-core, 2400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 2150 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit

GPU

Mali-G71 MP8
Adreno 530

RAM

4 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

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

Location

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

Sensors

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

Mobile Payment

Huawei Pay
 

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 29
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

LTE-A, HSPA
LTE-A Cat 12 (600/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Battery

Capacity

4000 mAh
3000 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Talk time (3G)

 
26.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

 
13.0 days (312 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)

Talk time (4G)

 
26 hours

Stand-by time (4G)

 
13.0 days (312 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Nov 04, 2016
Aug 02, 2017

FCC ID value: QISMHA-L09 link
FCC ID value: NM82PZF100 link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.42 W/kg
1.03 W/kg

Body

0.60 W/kg
0.22 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
1.26 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.39 W/kg
0.54 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 749
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