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Display

Size

5.0 inches
6.4 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
441 PPI
1560 x 720 pixels, 19:9 ratio,
268 PPI

Technology

LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

65.53 %
82.10 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 8937
Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SM6125

Processor

Octa-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm

GPU

Adreno 505
Adreno 610

RAM

2GB LPDDR3
3GB

Internal storage

16GB
32GB (eMMC 5.1)

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (8.1 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity

2800 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
Fast charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Triple camera

Main camera

13 MP (PDAF)
16 MP (PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0
Aperture size: F1.7; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

 
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera

 
2 MP (Macro)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.75 μm

Video recording

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

Features

EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, EIS

Front

5 MP (Wide Angle)
8 MP (EIS, HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.68 x 2.87 x 0.37 inches (144.3 x 73. x 9.5 mm)
6.37 x 2.98 x 0.36 inches (161.87 x 75.7 x 9.05 mm)

Weight

5.13 oz (145.5 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (178 g)
6.68 oz (189.4 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (178 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum; Frame: Plastic
Back: Plastic

Resistance

Splash
Splash

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Gold, Gray
Pearl white

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)
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), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 41(2600+)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA
LTE-A Cat 13/5 (400/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano 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
Dolby Mobile

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

 
FM

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2, EDR
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Dec 26, 2019

 
FCC ID value: IHDT56YK3 link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.52 W/kg

Body

 
1.39 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.53 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.39 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box

 
Charger, USB Type-C cable, guides, SIM tool

Price

 
$ 200
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