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Display

Display size

4.5 inches
4.5 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution

540 x 960 pixels
540 x 960 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

245 ppi
245 ppi
312 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
Super AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

64.38 %
66.09 %
69.30 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
8 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2
 
Aperture size: F1.9

Flash

 
LED
LED

Video recording

Yes
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Video calling
Video calling
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

0.3 megapixels VGA
5 megapixels
5 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.11 x 2.63 x 0.48 inches (129.8 x 66.8 x 12.2 mm)
5.12 x 2.58 x 0.27 inches (130.1 x 65.5 x 6.9 mm)
5.30 x 2.57 x 0.29 inches (134.5 x 65.2 x 7.3 mm)

Weight

5.11 oz (145 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
3.89 oz (110 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
4.66 oz (132 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

 
Back: Plastic; Frame: Metal
Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Resistance

Splash
 
 

Features

 
 
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Black, White
Black, Gold, Gray, Pink, Blue, White
Black, Gold, Pink, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7578

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 306
Adreno 306
Mali-T720 MP2

RAM

1 GB
1.5 GB
1.5 GB

Internal storage

8 GB
16 GB
16 GB

Maximum User Storage

 
 
10.7 GB

Storage expansion

up to 32 GB
up to 64 GB
up to 128 GB

OS

Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4)
Android (7.0 Nougat, 5.1 Lollipop)

Battery

Capacity

2390 mAh
1900 mAh
2300 mAh

Talk time (3G)

 
12.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Music playback

 
60.00 hours
58.00 hours

Video playback

 
11.00 hours
14.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17
Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20
Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

 
 
Bands 40

UMTS

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

GSM

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

Data

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB
microUSB

Features

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

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)

Notifications

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

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
 
FM

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

Yes
 
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 
 

Date approved

Jul 25, 2015
 
 

FCC ID value: IHDT56QC8 link
 
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 
 

Head

1.08 W/kg
 
 

Body

0.82 W/kg
 
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.57 W/kg
 
 

Wireless Router

1.46 W/kg
 
 

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 150
 
 
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