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Display

Size

5.5 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

2560 x 1440 pixels,
538 PPI
2880 x 1440 pixels,
561 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

75.22 %
79.47 %

Colors

16 777 216
 

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

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

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Quad-core, 2350 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 530

RAM

3GB LPDDR3
4GB

Internal storage

32GB
32GB, available to use: 20.56 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB

Device type

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.2)
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), LG UX UI

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh
3300 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

13 MP (OIS, Laser autofocus, BSI sensor)
13 MP (OIS, PDAF, CMOS image sensor)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

 
13 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 12 mm

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features

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

Front

2.1 MP
5 MP (Wide Angle)

Design

Dimensions

5.76 x 2.94 x 0.35 inches (146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm)
5.86 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches (148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm)

Weight

5.26 oz (149.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
5.75 oz (163.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Water, Dust, Shock; IP 68; MIL-STD-810 certified

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

Back: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control

Colors

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 3(1800), 7(2600), 20(800 DD)
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), 25(1900+)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
32-Bit DAC, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort
DLNA, Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, OTG, Video out, Charging
Mass storage device, OTG, Charging

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

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

Hearing aid compatible

 
M4, T3

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

May 30, 2014
 

FCC ID value: ZNFD855 link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.21 W/kg
 

Body

0.68 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

0.99 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

0.76 W/kg
 

Availability

Officially announced

May 27, 2014
Feb 26, 2017
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