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Display

Size

8.0 inches
8.4 inches

Resolution

1024 x 768 pixels,
160 PPI
2560 x 1600 pixels, 16:10 ratio,
359 PPI

Technology

TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

68.99 %
77.17 %

Features

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
HiSilicon Kirin 960

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2360 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

Adreno 306
Mali-G71 MP8

RAM

1.5GB
4GB

Internal storage

16GB
128GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (7.1 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (8.0 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

4200 mAh
5100 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Fast charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 MP (Autofocus)
13 MP (PDAF)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2

Video recording

1280x720 (HD)
Yes

Features

 
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2 MP
8 MP

Design

Dimensions

8.20 x 5.43 x 0.29 inches (208.3 x 137.9 x 7.4 mm)
8.37 x 4.91 x 0.29 inches (212.6 x 124.8 x 7.3 mm)

Weight

11.04 oz
11.15 oz

313.0 g
316.0 g

Materials

 
Back: Metal

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

 
Notification light

Colors

Gray, Blue, White
Gold, Gray

Cellular

SIM type

 
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers

Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging, Headphones port

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou

Sensors

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

Other

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

Phone features

Notifications

Flight mode, Silent mode
 

Other features

Voice commands, Voice recording
 

Buyers information

In The Box

 
9V 2A travel charger, Type-C charging/data cable, USB Type-C to 3.5mm headset jack adapter cable

Price

$ 230
 
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