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Display

Display size

10.1 inches
10.5 inches

Resolution

2560 x 1600 pixels
1600 x 2560 pixels

Aspect Ratio

 
16:10

Pixel density

299 ppi
288 ppi

Technology

TFT
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

66.35 %
81.93 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor
HDR video support, Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

8.1 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1 μm

Second camera

 
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Ultra-wide

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Software Features

Digital image stabilization, Touch to focus, Smile detection, Face detection, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, ISO control, White balance presets, Burst mode, HDR, Panorama, Effects
Panorama, Face detection, Touch to focus, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

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

Recording format

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
 

Front

5.1 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

 
Dual-Camera

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

10.00 x 6.57 x 0.24 inches (254 x 167 x 6.1 mm)
9.63 x 6.28 x 0.22 inches (244.5 x 159.5 x 5.7 mm)

Weight

13.86 oz (393 g)
the average is 19.9 oz (568 g)
14.82 oz (420 g)
the average is 19.9 oz (568 g)

Materials

Back: Stainless steel
Back: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
 

Biometrics

 
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Features

 
Stylus

Keys

 
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Black, White
 

Colors

 
Mountain gray, Cloud blue, Rose blush

Phone functionality

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features

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

Screen mirroring

DLNA, MHL
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Playlists
Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WMA, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), MP4, AMR, 3GP, 3GPP, OGG, MIDI
MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264, H.265
MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

 
Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SM8150

Processor

Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

Adreno 430
Adreno 640

RAM

3 GB
8 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

32 GB
256 GB

Available to use

20 GB
224.3 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 1000 GB

Device type

Tablet
Tablet

OS

Android (7.1 Nougat, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (9.0 Pie)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
5.0

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), 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)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile (HOGP), Human Interface Device (HID), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN)

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
USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB OTG, Video out

Charging connector

microUSB
USB Type-C (reversible)

Location

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

Sensors

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

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28
 

LTE (TDD)

Bands 40
 

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
 

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
 

Data

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

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
 

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

VoLTE

Yes
 

Global Roaming

Yes
 

Battery

Capacity

6000 mAh
7040 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
Fast charging

Talk time

24.00 hours
the average is 0 h (0 min)
 

Stand-by time

42.5 days (1020 hours)
the average is 23 days (559 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

34.00 hours
the average is 0 h (0 min)
 

Stand-by time (3G)

43.3 days (1040 hours)
the average is 0 days (0 h)
 

Stand-by time (4G)

42.1 days (1010 hours)
the average is 0 days (0 h)
 

Internet use

 
Wi-Fi: 9 hours

Music playback

 
105.00 hours

Video playback

17.00 hours
15.00 hours

Internet browsing

Browser

Chrome
 

supports

HTML, HTML5
 

Built-in online services support

Facebook, YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+, Twitter
 

Phone features

Notifications

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

Phonebook

Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID
 

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, Timer, Stopwatch
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view
 

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

MSRP price

 
$ 730

Availability

Officially announced

Mar 02, 2015
Jul 31, 2019
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