ZTE Max vs ZTE Max XL

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Display

Size:

5.7 inches
6.0 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 720 pixels, 258 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 367 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

65.72 %
71.71 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930
Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 8940

Processor:

Dual-core, 1200 MHz, Krait
Octa-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU:

Adreno 305
Adreno 505

RAM:

1GB LPDDR2
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

8GB
16GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (4.1.2)
Android (7.1 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity:

3200 mAh
3990 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus)
13 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

Other
5 MP

Design

Dimensions:

6.5 x 3.25 x 0.4 inches (165 x 83 x 10 mm)
6.5 x 3.3 x 0.37 inches (165.1 x 83.8 x 9.4 mm)

Weight:

6.87 oz (195.0 g)
6.34 oz (180.0 g)

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, Gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 25(1900+)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900)

Data Speed:

LTE, HSPA, UMTS

HD Voice:

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

Radio:

FM

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Tethering, Computer sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T4
M4, T3

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:

Nov 26, 2013
Mar 03, 2017

FCC ID value:

SRQ-ZTEN9520 link
SRQ-ZTEN9560 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.91 W/kg
0.66 W/kg

Body:

1.27 W/kg
1.19 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg
1.53 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.14 W/kg
1.19 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Jan 28, 2014
Apr 25, 2017
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