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Display

Size:

3.5 inches
3.9 inches
4.6 inches

Resolution:

640 x 360 pixels, 210 PPI
854 x 480 pixels, 251 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels, 319 PPI

Technology:

AMOLED
AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

50.47 %
58.86 %
69.53 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 8956

Processor:

Single core, 680 MHz, ARM11
Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8
Hexa-core, 1800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A72 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU:

Yes
PowerVR SGX530
Adreno 510

RAM:

0.25GB
1GB
3GB LPDDR3

ROM:

512 MB
512 MB

Internal storage:

16GB
64GB
32GB, available to use: 21.2 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Symbian (Belle, Anna, Symbian^3)
MeeGo
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)

Battery

Capacity:

1200 mAh
1450 mAh
2700 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

12.1 MP (Autofocus)
8 MP (Autofocus)
23 MP (CMOS image sensor, Laser and PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.8; Focal length: 28.00 mm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 28 mm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features:

Continuous autofocus, EIS, Video calling
Continuous autofocus, Video calling
Video light, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

0.3 MP VGA
Yes
5 MP (Wide Angle)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

4.47 x 2.32 x 0.51 inches (113.5 x 59 x 12.9 mm)
4.58 x 2.41 x 0.48 inches (116.45 x 61.2 x 12.1 mm )
5.08 x 2.56 x 0.37 inches (129 x 65 x 9.5 mm)

Weight:

4.76 oz (135.0 g)
4.76 oz (135.0 g)
4.76 oz (135.0 g)

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key; Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Gray, Pink, Orange, Green, Blue
Black, Blue, Red
Black, Blue, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD):

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

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 6(800), 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

HSDPA 10.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Digital Plus
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

MirrorLink, TV-out
MirrorLink, TV-out
DLNA, Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS, FM Transmiter

Additional microphone(s):

for Video recording
Yes
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0
2.1
4.2

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

Mass storage device, OTG, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

HDMI:

Mini HDMI (Type C)

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, AMR), Video ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback

Other features:

Voice dialing (Speaker independent), Voice commands (Speaker independent), Voice recording
Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Apr 26, 2010
Jul 21, 2011
Jan 31, 2017

FCC ID value:

PDNRM-596 link
LJPK link
PY7-14784Z link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.03 W/kg
1.09 W/kg
0.66 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz
1900 MHz

Body:

0.75 W/kg
1.15 W/kg
0.72 W/kg

Measured in:

1700 MHz
850 MHz

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.15 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.97 W/kg

EU SAR:

Head:

1.02 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box:

Nokia Fast USB Charger AC-16, Nokia Charging and Data Cable CA-185CD, Nokia Stereo Headset WH-901, Get started guide, Product information leaflet

Availability

Officially announced:

Apr 27, 2010
Jun 21, 2011
Sep 01, 2016
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