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Display

Display size

5.7 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution

1440 x 2880 pixels
750 x 1334 pixels

Pixel density

561 ppi
326 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

79.47 %
65.34 %

Peak brightness

 
625 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

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

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Second camera

13 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Ultra-wide
 

Specifications

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

Flash

Dual LED
Quad LED

Video recording

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

Features

Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light

Front

5 megapixels
7 megapixels

Features

Wide Angle
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.86 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches (148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm)
5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 inches (138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm)

Weight

5.75 oz (163 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.22 oz (148 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

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

Resistance

Water, Dust, Shock
Water, Dust

IP certified

IP 68
IP 67

MIL-STD-810 certified

Yes
 

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Silver
Gold, Gray, Silver, Red

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro
Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72

Processor

Quad-core, 2350 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 14 nm
Hexa-core, 2390 MHz, Monsoon and Mistral, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Adreno 530
Apple 3-core GPU

RAM

4 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
256 GB, not expandable

Maximum User Storage

20.56 GB
 

Storage expansion

up to 2000 GB
 

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), LG UX UI
iOS (12.x, 11.x)

Battery

Capacity

3300 mAh
1821 mAh

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging

Talk time

20.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)
14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1379 min)

Stand-by time

16.6 days (398 hours)
the average is 21 days (498 h)
 

Music playback

 
40.00 hours

Video playback

 
13.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS

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

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

800, 1900 MHz
 

Data

LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 12/13 (600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
Yes

Connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
Lightning

Features

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

Mobile Payment

 
Apple Pay

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

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

Notifications

Haptic feedback
Haptic feedback

Hearing aid compatibility

M4, T3
M3, T4

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
Lightning

Additional microphone(s)

 
Yes

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Sep 12, 2017

 
FCC ID value: BCG-E3174A link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
1.09 W/kg

Body

 
1.09 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.09 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
EarPods with Lighting connector, Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation

MSRP price

 
$ 849
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