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Display

Display size

10.8 inches
10.0 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1280 pixels
1800 x 1200 pixels

Pixel density

214 ppi
216 ppi

Screen-to-body ratio

69.59 %
69.42 %

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
 

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Front

3.5 megapixels
5 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

10.51 x 7.36 x 0.34 inches (267 x 187 x 8.7 mm)
9.65 x 6.89 x 0.33 inches (245 x 175 x 8.3 mm)

Weight

21.92 oz (621 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (589 g)
18.41 oz (522 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (589 g)

Materials

 
Back: Metal

Biometrics

 
2D Face unlock

Colors

 
Silver

Tablet dock

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover
Album art cover, Background playback

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Intel Atom x7 Z8700
Intel Pentium 4415Y

Processor

Quad-core, 1600 MHz, 64-bit, 14 nm
Dual-core, 1600 MHz, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Intel HD
Intel HD Graphics 615

RAM

4 GB
8 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
128 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC
microSDXC

OS

Windows (8.1)
Windows (10)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 3.0
USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

USB OTG
USB OTG

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
 

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Cellular

Data

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Battery

Type

User replaceable
 

Video playback

 
9.00 hours

Phone features

Other features

 
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 699
$ 550
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