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Display

Size:

5.7 inches
6.2 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 386 PPI
2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, 416 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
OLED

Screen-to-body:

74.78 %
82.94 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
60Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SM7250-AB

Processor:

Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 2400 MHz, Kryo 475, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Adreno 330
Adreno 620

RAM:

3GB LPDDR3
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB
128GB (UFS 2.1), not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 64 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4, 4.3)
Android (11)

Battery

Capacity:

3200 mAh
3885 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

USB Power Delivery

Max charge speed:

Wired: 18.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

13 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)
12.2 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Second camera:

16 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1 μm

Video recording:

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

Features:

Continuous autofocus, Video light, EIS, Video calling
OIS, Time-lapse video, EIS

Front:

2 MP
8 MP (Dual-Camera, Time-of-Flight (ToF))

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.95 x 3.12 x 0.33 inches (151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3 mm)
6.06 x 2.91 x 0.32 inches (153.9 x 74.0 x 8.2 mm)

Weight:

5.93 oz (168.0 g)
5.93 oz (168.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Stylus, Interchangeable covers

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, Pink, White
Just black, Clearly white

Cellular

5G:

n1, n2, n5, n12, n25, n28, n41, n66, n71, n78, Sub-6

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower)
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), 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), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 42(3500), 46, 48(3600)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Micro SIM
Nano SIM, eSIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer
aptX, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, MHL
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 3.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features:

Charging, OTG, Video out, Mass storage device
Charging

HDMI:

Yes

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Gesture, Humidity, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

T3
M3, T4

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 07, 2013
Sep 01, 2020

FCC ID value:

A3LSMN9005
A4RG025E

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.24 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Body:

0.72 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.07 W/kg
1.57 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.04 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

EU SAR:

Head:

0.29 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 500

In The Box:

18W USB-C power adapter, 1 m USB-C to USB-C cable (USB 2.0), Quick Start Guide, Quick Switch Adapter SIM tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Sep 04, 2013
Sep 30, 2020
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