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Display

Size

4.6 inches
4.6 inches

Resolution

1280 x 720 pixels,
319 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels,
319 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

70.64 %
70.64 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass (Tempered Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994

Processor

Quad-core, 2500 MHz, Krait 400
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 430

RAM

2GB LPDDR3
2GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

16GB, available to use: 11.79 GB
32GB, available to use: 23 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 200 GB

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop)

Battery

Capacity

2600 mAh
2700 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

20.7 MP (Autofocus, CMOS image sensor)
23 MP (PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Sensor size: 1/2.3"

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD)

Features

HDR, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, EIS, Video calling
Object tracking, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2.2 MP (HDR)
5 MP

Design

Dimensions

5.00 x 2.56 x 0.34 inches (127 x 64.9 x 8.6 mm)
5.00 x 2.56 x 0.35 inches (127 x 65 x 8.9 mm)

Weight

4.55 oz (129.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (180 g)
4.87 oz (138.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (180 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Glass; Frame: Plastic

Resistance

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

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Orange, Green, White
Black, Pink, Yellow, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700 APT)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300)

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition
Album art cover, Background playback, Music recognition

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, MirrorLink

Radio

FM, RDS
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
4.1

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

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

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Pedometer, Compass, Barometer, Step detector, Step counter

Other

NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Aug 11, 2014
Sep 15, 2015

FCC ID value: PY7PM-0810 link
FCC ID value: PY7-PM0881 link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.95 W/kg
0.97 W/kg

Body

1.00 W/kg
0.61 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.45 W/kg
1.18 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.10 W/kg
0.72 W/kg
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