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Display

Size

5.2 inches
6.1 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
424 PPI
3120 x 1440 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio,
563 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
OLED

Screen-to-body

71.88 %
83.66 %

Peak brightness

380 cd/m2 (nit)
600 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), 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 615 8939
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855

Processor

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Adreno 405
Adreno 640

RAM

1.5GB LPDDR3
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

8GB
128GB, available to use: 106 GB

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB

OS

Android (5.1 Lollipop), LG UX UI
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity

2300 mAh
3500 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

8 MP (Laser autofocus)
12 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F1.5; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Second camera

 
16 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal Length: 16 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.1"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

Continuous autofocus, Video calling, Video sharing
HDR, Time-lapse video, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 MP
8 MP (Dual-Camera, Autofocus)

Design

Dimensions

5.62 x 2.86 x 0.39 inches (142.7 x 72.6 x 9.85 mm)
5.98 x 2.83 x 0.33 inches (151.9 x 71.8 x 8.4 mm)

Weight

4.90 oz (139.0 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)
5.89 oz (167.0 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

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

Biometrics

 
3D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Notification light
 

Colors

Gold, Gray, White
Aurora black, Platinum gray, Carmine red

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
32-Bit DAC, DTS:X Virtual Surround, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MirrorLink

Radio

FM, RDS
FM

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging, OTG

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, (MP3)
 

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Jul 08, 2015
Feb 15, 2019

FCC ID value: ZNFH735 link
FCC ID value: ZNFG820UM link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.79 W/kg
0.98 W/kg

Body

0.69 W/kg
0.95 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.10 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.05 W/kg
1.29 W/kg

Phablet

 
3.88 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box

 
USB Type-C cable, Quick Charge 3.0 charger, SIM tray opener, Clear case, Stereo headset

Price

 
$ 820
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