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Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM) - for China
  CDMA 800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500) LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46, 66(1700/2100) - A2101
  LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46, 66(1700/2100), 71(600) - A1921
  LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46, 66(1700/2100), 71(600) - A2104
Speed HSPA, LTE-A HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
Launch
Announced 2019, February 2018, September
Status Available. Released 2019, March Available. Released 2018, September
Body
Dimensions 158.5 x 74.7 x 7.7 mm (6.24 x 2.94 x 0.30 in) 157.5 x 77.4 x 7.7 mm (6.20 x 3.05 x 0.30 in)
Weight 166 g (5.86 oz) 208 g (7.34 oz)
Build Front glass, plastic body Front/back glass, stainless steel frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - for China
  IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 2m for 30 mins)
Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.4 inches, 100.5 cm2 (~84.9% screen-to-body ratio) 6.5 inches, 102.9 cm2 (~84.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density) 1242 x 2688 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~458 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
  Dolby Vision | HDR10 | Wide color gamut | 3D Touch | True-tone
120 Hz touch-sensing
Platform
OS Android 9.0 (Pie) iOS 12, upgradable to iOS 12.3
Chipset Exynos 9610 (10nm) Apple A12 Bionic (7 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) Hexa-core (2x2.5 GHz Vortex + 4x1.6 GHz Tempest)
GPU Mali-G72 MP3 Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot) No
Internal 128 GB, 6 GB RAM or 64 GB, 4 GB RAM 64/256/512 GB, 4 GB RAM
Main Camera
Modules 25 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide)
5 MP, f/2.2, depth sensor
12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4Ám, PDAF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.4", 1.0Ám, PDAF, OIS, 2x optical zoom
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)
Video 1080p@30fps 2160p@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.
Selfie Camera
Modules 25 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide) 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard)
TOF 3D camera
Features HDR HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@60fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes No
 Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFC Yes (market dependent) Yes
Infrared port No No
Radio FM radio No
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 2.0, proprietary reversible connector
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
 ANT+ Siri natural language commands and dictation
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3174 mAh battery
Charging Fast battery charging 15W Fast battery charging 15W: 50% in 30 min
USB Power Delivery 2.0
Qi wireless charging
Stand-by
Talk time Up to 25 h (3G)
Music play Up to 65 h
Misc
Colors Black, White, Blue, Coral Space Gray, Silver, Gold
SAR EU 0.27 W/kg (head)     1.39 W/kg (body)    
Price About 250 EUR About 1250 EUR
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II: 2292 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 2209
Basemark X: 19106
Basemark OS II 2.0: 4915
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal) Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.516 (sunlight)
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Loudspeaker Voice 68dB, noise 71dB, ring 82dB Voice 70dB, noise 74dB, ring 84dB
Audio quality Noise -93.4dB / Crosstalk -92.3dB Noise -93.7dB / Crosstalk -82.8dB
Battery life Endurance rating 98h Endurance rating 79h