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Display

Size

5.1 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
432 PPI
3840 x 1644 pixels, 21:9 ratio,
643 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED
P-OLED

Screen-to-body

67.23 %
82.22 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 640

RAM

2GB
6GB

Internal storage

16GB
128GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 4.4.4, 4.4.2)
Android (10, 9.0 Pie)

Battery

Capacity

2800 mAh
3330 mAh

Type

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

Charging

 
USB Power Delivery

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Triple camera

Main camera

16 MP
12 MP

Features

PDAF, BSI sensor
OIS, Autofocus

Second camera

 
12 MP

Features

 
Telephoto, OIS, Autofocus

Third camera

 
12 MP

Features

 
Ultra-wide

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (24 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (960 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)

Features

Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, EIS, Video sharing
OIS, HDR, Time-lapse video, EIS

Front

2 MP
8 MP

Features

 
OIS, HDR

Design

Dimensions

5.72 x 2.89 x 0.35 inches (145 x 73 x 9 mm)
6.57 x 2.83 x 0.32 inches (167 x 72 x 8.2 mm)

Weight

6 oz (170 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
6.28 oz (178 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Materials

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

Resistance

Water, Dust, Shock; IP 67; MIL-STD-810 certified
Water, Dust; IP 65/68

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Gray, Green, Red
Black, Gray, Purple, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 17(700 b)
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), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46

UMTS

850, 1900, 2100 MHz
800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA
LTE-A Pro Cat 19 (1600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos, aptX-HD

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

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

HDMI

Yes
 

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Gesture, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer, Step detector, Step counter

Other

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

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

Shopping information

MSRP

 
$ 950
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