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Display

Display size

5.9 inches
5.3 inches
6.0 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1440 x 2560 pixels
1080 x 2160 pixels

Pixel density

373 ppi
554 ppi
402 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

77.39 %
69.44 %
77.44 %

Peak brightness

 
700 cd/m2 (nit)
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Dual camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
13 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

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

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Second camera

20 megapixels
13 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

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

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 27 mm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal Length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.6; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Flash

Dual LED
Dual LED
Dual LED

Video recording

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

Features

Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
13 megapixels
16 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Wide Angle
 

Design

Dimensions

6.18 x 3.11 x 0.31 inches (156.9 x 78.9 x 7.9 mm)
5.96 x 2.90 x 0.31 inches (151.5 x 73.7 x 7.9 mm)
6.24 x 2.98 x 0.38 inches (158.38 x 75.64 x 9.55 mm)

Weight

6.70 oz (190 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.64 oz (160 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
6.46 oz (183 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Splash; IP 54
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Iris scanner, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

 
Touch sensitive control keys
 

Colors

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

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

DLNA
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

HiSilicon Kirin 960
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660

Processor

Octa-core, 2400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2500 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Mali-G71 MP8
Adreno 540
Adreno 512

RAM

4 GB
4 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

64 GB
64 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), Huawei Emotion UI
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat)
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Hotspot, 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
USB Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features

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

Location

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

Sensors

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

Mobile Payment

Huawei Pay
 
 

Other

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, VoIP, 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, 20, 28
Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

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

Data

LTE-A, HSPA
LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

Dual SIM

 
Yes
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity

4000 mAh
3090 mAh
3800 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Yes
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
Yes

Talk time

 
 
19.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time

 
 
30.1 days (723 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Music playback

 
 
126.00 hours

Video playback

 
 
14.50 hours

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 
 

Date approved

Nov 04, 2016
 
 

FCC ID value: QISMHA-L09 link
 
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 
 

Head

1.42 W/kg
 
 

Body

0.60 W/kg
 
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
 
 

Wireless Router

1.39 W/kg
 
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Charger, Data cable, Headset, Quick Start Guide, SIM door key
 
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