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Display

Size

6.9 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution

3200 x 1440 pixels, 20:9 ratio,
509 PPI
2688 x 1242 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio,
456 PPI

Technology

Dynamic AMOLED
OLED

Screen-to-body

90.70 %
84.52 %

Peak brightness

 
800 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

120Hz refresh rate (@1080p), HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250
Apple A13 Bionic APL1W85

Processor

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm
Hexa-core, 2650 MHz, Lightning and Thunder, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Adreno 650
Apple-designed 4 core

RAM

12GB LPDDR5
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

128GB (UFS 3.0), available to use: 103.8 GB
64GB, not expandable

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
 

OS

Android (10), Samsung One UI
iOS (13.x)

Battery

Capacity

5000 mAh
3969 mAh

Type

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

Battery life test results

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging, Qi and Powermat wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging
USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging

Max charge speed

Wired: 45.0W; Wireless: 15.0W
Wired: 18.0W; Wireless: 7.5W

Camera

Rear

Quad camera
Triple camera

Main camera

108 MP (OIS, PDAF)
12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm

Second camera

48 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)
12 MP (Telephoto, Sapphire crystal lens cover, OIS, PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F3.5; Focal Length: 102 mm; Sensor size: 1/2"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.0; Focal Length: 52 mm

Third camera

12 MP (Ultra-wide, Autofocus)
12 MP (Ultra-wide, Sapphire crystal lens cover)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 13 mm; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 13 mm

Fourth camera

0.3 MP VGA (ToF 3D depth sensing)
 

Video recording

7680x4320 (8K UHD) (24 fps), 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features

OIS, HDR, Time-lapse video, EIS
OIS, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording

Front

40 MP (PDAF, HDR)
12 MP (EIS, HDR, Slow-motion videos)

Design

Dimensions

6.57 x 2.99 x 0.35 inches (166.9 x 76 x 8.8 mm)
6.22 x 3.06 x 0.32 inches (158 x 77.8 x 8.1 mm)

Weight

7.83 oz (222.0 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)
7.97 oz (226.0 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)

Materials

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Aluminum
Back: Glass; Frame: Stainless steel

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Ultrasonic in-screen fingerprint
3D Face unlock

Colors

Cosmic black, Cosmic grey
Gold, Silver, Space gray, Midnight green

Cellular

5G

n2, n5, n41, n66, n71, n260, n261, SA, NSA, Sub-6, mmWave
 

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), 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), 71(600)
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+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46, 48(3600)
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 42(3500), 46, 48(3600)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Pro Cat 19 (1600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM, eSIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

32-Bit DAC, Dolby Atmos, aptX, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

Type-C (reversible), USB 3.2
Lightning

Features

Charging, Headphones port, OTG
Charging, Headphones port

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, ANT+
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Jan 28, 2020
Sep 25, 2019

FCC ID value: A3LSMG988B link
FCC ID value: BCG-E3306A link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.26 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Body

0.41 W/kg
0.99 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.57 W/kg
1.53 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.04 W/kg
0.99 W/kg

Phablet

2.12 W/kg
 

Buyers information

In The Box

 
EarPods with Lightning connector, USB-C to Lightning cable 18W USB-C power adapter, Documentation

Price

$ 1400
$ 1099
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