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Display

Size:

4.5 inches
4.8 inches
4.0 inches

Resolution:

800 x 480 pixels, 207 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels, 306 PPI
800 x 480 pixels, 233 PPI

Technology:

TFT
Super AMOLED
TFT

Screen-to-body:

64.24 %
65.82 %
59.55 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216
16 777 216

Peak brightness:

300 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen:

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

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412

Processor:

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Quad-core, 1400 MHz

GPU:

Adreno 306
Mali-400 MP4
Yes

RAM:

1GB
1GB LPDDR2
1GB

Internal storage:

8GB
32GB
8GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 64 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4)
Android (4.3, 4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.0.4), Samsung TouchWiz UI
Android (4.4, 4.2.2)

Battery

Capacity:

2000 mAh
2100 mAh
1800 mAh

Type:

User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable
User replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
8 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)
5 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.6; Sensor size: 1/3"

Video recording:

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

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing
EIS, Video calling

Front:

2 MP
1.9 MP
0.3 MP VGA

Design

Dimensions:

5.17 x 2.69 x 0.35 inches (131.3 x 68.4 x 8.8 mm)
5.38 x 2.78 x 0.34 inches (136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm)
4.78 x 2.48 x 0.41 inches (121.5 x 62.9 x 10.3 mm)

Weight:

4.59 oz (130.0 g)
4.69 oz (133.0 g)
4.33 oz (122.7 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic
Back: Plastic

Features:

Notification light

Keys:

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Gray, Brown, Pink, Blue, Red, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700 APT)
Bands 4(AWS-1), 17(700 b)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 40(2300)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE, HSPA, UMTS
HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE

SIM type:

Micro SIM
Micro SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Custom equalizer, Preset equalizer
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, MirrorLink
DLNA

Radio:

FM, RDS
FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Broadcast Mobile TV:

Yes

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.0
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
OTG, Video out, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, (MP3)
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Oct 02, 2014
Feb 12, 2014

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG3609 link
A3LSGHT399 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.53 W/kg
0.94 W/kg

Body:

0.54 W/kg
1.10 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

0.58 W/kg
1.43 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.54 W/kg
1.10 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

May 03, 2012
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