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Display

Size

8.0 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution

800 x 1280 pixels,
189 PPI
1334 x 750 pixels, 16:9 ratio,
326 PPI

Technology

TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

64.78 %
65.34 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412
Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72

Processor

Quad-core, 1600 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Hexa-core, 2390 MHz, Monsoon and Mistral, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Mali-400 MP4
Apple 3-core GPU

RAM

2GB
2GB

Internal storage

16GB
256GB, not expandable

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 64 GB
 

OS

Android (4.4.2, 4.2.2, 4.1.2), Samsung TouchWiz UI
iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x)

Battery

Capacity

4600 mAh
1821 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 MP (Autofocus)
12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, PDAF, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Video recording

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

Features

 
OIS, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light

Front

1.3 MP
7 MP (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

8.30 x 5.35 x 0.31 inches (210.8 x 135.9 x 7.95 mm)
5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 inches (138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm)

Weight

11.92 oz (338 g)
the average is 15.7 oz (448 g)
5.22 oz (148 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (183 g)

Materials

 
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Water, Dust; IP 67

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Stylus
 

Colors

 
Gold, Silver, Red, Space gray

Phone functionality

Yes
 

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), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

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

Data Speed

HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 12/13 (600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

 
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features

Charging, Video out, Mass storage device
Headphones port, Charging

HDMI

Yes
 

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

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

Shopping information

In The Box

 
EarPods with Lighting connector, Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation

MSRP

 
$ 849
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