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Display

Size

5.9 inches
6.2 inches

Resolution

2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio,
437 PPI
1680 x 720 pixels, 21:9 ratio,
295 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

85.73 %
79.40 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Exynos 7904
MediaTek Helio P22 MT6762

Processor

Octa-core, 1800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Arm Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

Mali-G71 MP2
IMG PowerVR GE8320

RAM

4GB LPDDR4
3GB

Internal storage

64GB
64GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (10, 9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
Android (9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity

3100 mAh
3580 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
USB Power Delivery

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Triple camera

Main camera

16 MP (PDAF)
13 MP (PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"

Second camera

5 MP (Ultra-wide)
5 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 13 mm; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 17 mm; Sensor size: 1/5"

Third camera

 
2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Sensor size: 1/5"

Video recording

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

Features

Hyperlapse, Video calling, Video sharing
EIS

Front

25 MP
8 MP (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.69 x 2.72 x 0.31 inches (144.4 x 69.2 x 7.9 mm)
6.26 x 2.80 x 0.34 inches (159 x 71 x 8.7 mm)

Weight

4.94 oz (140 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)
6.28 oz (178 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic
 

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Coral, Blue, White
Black, Blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 12/13 (600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

Yes
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Charging, Mass storage device
Charging

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, ANT+, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
 
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