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Display

Size

6.5 inches
6.4 inches

Resolution

2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio,
405 PPI
1560 x 720 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio,
269 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

87.37 %
81.84 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 9611
Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SM6125

Processor

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm

GPU

Mali-G72 MP3
Adreno 610

RAM

4GB LPDDR4
4GB

Internal storage

128GB
64GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

4000 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Battery life test results

Charging

Fast charging
 

Camera

Rear

Quad camera
Triple camera

Main camera

48 MP (PDAF)
16 MP (Laser autofocus)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Aperture size: F1.7; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

12 MP (Ultra-wide)
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 13 mm; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera

5 MP (Macro)
2 MP (Macro)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 40 mm
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.75 μm

Fourth camera

5 MP (Depth information)
 

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
 

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features

Hyperlapse, EIS
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, EIS

Front

32 MP (HDR)
8 MP (HDR, Slow-motion videos)

Design

Dimensions

6.24 x 2.90 x 0.31 inches (158.5 x 73.6 x 7.9 mm)
6.35 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches (161.27 x 75.8 x 8.95 mm)

Weight

6.07 oz (172 g)
the average is 6.5 oz (184 g)
6.64 oz (188 g)
the average is 6.5 oz (184 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic
Back: Plastic

Resistance

 
Splash

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Prism Crush black, Prism Crush white, Prism Crush pink, Prism Crush blue
Neon blue, Pearl white

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 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
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Charging, OTG
Charging

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, ANT+
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
10W rapid charger, USB-C cable, SIM pin, guides, Earphones (for selected countries and regions), Protect cover, Protect film (for selected countries and regions)

MSRP

$ 400
 
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