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Display

Size

5.0 inches
6.1 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
443 PPI
2520 x 1080 pixels, 21:9 ratio,
449 PPI

Technology

TFT
OLED

Screen-to-body

68.91 %
80.82 %

Colors

16 777 216
 

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Dragontrail), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
120Hz refresh rate, HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250

Processor

Quad-core, 1500 MHz, Krait
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Adreno 320
Adreno 650

RAM

2GB
8GB LPDDR5

Internal storage

16GB, available to use: 11 GB
128GB (UFS)

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDXC up to 1000 GB

Device type

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS

Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.2, 4.3, 4.2.2, 4.1.2)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity

2330 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
USB Power Delivery

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Triple camera

Main camera

13.1 MP (Autofocus, BSI sensor)
12 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.7"

Second camera

 
12 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)

Specifications

 
Optical zoom: 3x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 70 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Third camera

 
12 MP (Ultra-wide, PDAF)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 16 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (120 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features

HDR, EIS, Video calling
HDR, Time-lapse video, EIS

Front

2.2 MP
8 MP (EIS, HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.47 x 2.80 x 0.31 inches (139 x 71 x 7.9 mm)
6.22 x 2.68 x 0.31 inches (158 x 68 x 8 mm)

Weight

5.15 oz (146.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
5.75 oz (163.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Materials

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

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 57
Water, Dust; IP 65/68

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

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

Colors

Black, Purple, White
Black, Blue, Grey

Cellular

5G

 
n1, n3, n8, n28, n77, n78, SA, NSA

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 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), 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, 48(3600)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Dolby Atmos, Album art cover

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, MirrorLink, TV-out
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS
 

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

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

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC

Hearing aid compatible

M3
 

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Jan 19, 2013
 

FCC ID value: PY7PM-0280 link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.52 W/kg
 

Body

0.61 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.57 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.10 W/kg
 

Buyers information

In The Box

Quick charger EP881, USB media cable, Wired Headset EX300AP, Internal battery
 

Availability

Officially announced

Jan 07, 2013
Sep 17, 2020

Expected Announcement

 
Yes

Scheduled release

 
Q4 2020
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