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Display

Size

5.0 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

1280 x 720 pixels, 16:9 ratio,
294 PPI
1440 x 720 pixels, 18:9 ratio,
282 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

70.87 %
75.72 %

Colors

 
16 777 216

Touchscreen

 
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

MediaTek Helio P20 MT6757
Qualcomm Snapdragon 450

Processor

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Mali-T880 MP2
Adreno 506

RAM

3GB LPDDR4
3GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

32GB
32GB

Available to use

24 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat)
Android (7.1 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity

2300 mAh
3300 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

MediaTek Pump Express
 

Talk time

11.30 hours
the average is 15 h (905 min)
 

Stand-by time

23.3 days (560 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

10.12 hours
the average is 22 h (1348 min)
 

Stand-by time (3G)

25.1 days (603 hours)
the average is 26 days (617 h)
 

Stand-by time (4G)

23.8 days (572 hours)
the average is 22 days (523 h)
 

Music playback

55.32 hours
 

Video playback

7.35 hours
 

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

23 MP
12 MP

Features

Laser and PDAF
PDAF

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.25 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Software Features

Manual focus, Object tracking, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Smile detection, Burst mode, Scenes, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 MP
5 MP

Features

Autofocus
Flash

Video capture

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
 

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.71 x 2.64 x 0.31 inches (145 x 67 x 8 mm)
5.98 x 2.87 x 0.30 inches (151.8 x 72.8 x 7.7 mm)

Weight

5.04 oz (143 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
5.54 oz (157 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Materials

 
Back: Metal

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

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

Colors

Black, Gold, Pink, White
Black, Gold, Pink, Blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

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

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

 
800 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
 

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

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

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

 
Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats

 
MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

 
MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol (AVCTP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Bluetooth Network Encapsulation Protocol (BNEP), Device ID Profile (DID), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Generic Object Exchange (GOEP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile (HOGP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP), SIM Access (SAP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, OTG, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou

Sensors

Accelerometer, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Other

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

 
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook

 
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

 
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer

Messaging

 
SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

 
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

 
Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

 
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 16, 2017
 

FCC ID value: PY7-98591H link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.55 W/kg
 

Body

1.10 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.59 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.39 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

Charger, microUSB cable and user documentation
 

MSRP

$ 299
$ 135

Availability

Officially announced

Feb 27, 2017
Dec 07, 2017
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