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Display

Display size

5.6 inches
6.3 inches

Resolution

720 x 1480 pixels
1080 x 2340 pixels

Pixel density

294 ppi
409 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

74.94 %
81.37 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

16 megapixels
48 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

 
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Depth information

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4

Flash

LED
Dual LED

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

16 megapixels
13 megapixels

Features

Flash
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.90 x 2.79 x 0.30 inches (149.9 x 70.8 x 7.7 mm)
6.27 x 2.96 x 0.32 inches (159.21 x 75.21 x 8.1 mm)

Weight

5.71 oz (162 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
6.56 oz (186 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Metal
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)

Biometrics

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

Colors

Black, Gold, Purple, Blue
Black, Blue, Red

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Atmos
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM, Recording option
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7884
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660

Processor

Octa-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Mali-T830 MP1
Adreno 512

RAM

3 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
128 GB

Maximum User Storage

22.1 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 400 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo), Samsung Experience UI
Android (9.0 Pie)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 2.0
Yes

Connector

microUSB
USB Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14
Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 40

UMTS

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

Data

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 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
 

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4

Talk time

19.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
23.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time

18.0 days (432 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)
10.5 days (251 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Music playback

64.00 hours
 

Video playback

18.00 hours
13.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 01, 2018
 

FCC ID value: A3LSMA600A link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.36 W/kg
 

Body

1.40 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.57 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.40 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

Charger, microUSB cable, Headset and Documentation
Adapter, USB Cable type C, Tool to remove the SIM, User manual, Housing, Warranty

MSRP price

$ 360
 
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