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Network
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - A1661, A1784 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  CDMA 800 / 1900 / 2100 - A1661
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - A1661, A1784 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  CDMA2000 1xEV-DO & TD-SCDMA - A1661
4G Network 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41 - A1661, A1784 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2016, September 07 2017, September 12
Status Available. Released 2016, September 16 Available. Released 2017, September 22
Body
Dimensions 158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm (6.23 x 3.07 x 0.29 in) 158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5 mm (6.24 x 3.07 x 0.30 in)
Weight 188 g (6.63 oz) 202 g (7.13 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass), aluminum back, aluminum frame Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame
SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
 IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)
Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)
Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
Display
Type Retina IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Retina IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~67.7% screen-to-body ratio) 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~67.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~401 ppi density) 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~401 ppi density)
Protection Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
 625 nits max brightness (advertised)
Wide color gamut
3D Touch display & home button
625 nits max brightness (advertised)
Wide color gamut
3D Touch display & home button
True-tone
Platform
OS iOS 10.0.1, upgradable to iOS 14 iOS 11, upgradable to iOS 14
Chipset Apple A10 Fusion (16 nm) Apple A11 Bionic (10 nm)
CPU Quad-core 2.34 GHz (2x Hurricane + 2x Zephyr) Hexa-core (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)
GPU PowerVR Series7XT Plus (six-core graphics) Apple GPU (three-core graphics)
Memory
Card slot No No
Internal 32GB 3GB RAM, 128GB 3GB RAM, 256GB 3GB RAM 64GB 3GB RAM, 256GB 3GB RAM
 NVMe NVMe
Main Camera
Modules 12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), 1/3", PDAF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.8, 56mm (telephoto), 1/3.6", AF, 2x optical zoom
12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), PDAF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.8, 57mm (telephoto), PDAF, 2x optical zoom
Features Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps 4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps
Selfie Camera
Modules 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard) 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard)
Features Face detection, HDR Face detection, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack No No
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFC Yes Yes
Infrared port No No
Radio No No
USB 2.0, proprietary reversible connector 2.0, proprietary reversible connector
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
 Siri natural language commands and dictation Siri natural language commands and dictation
Battery
Type Li-Ion 2900 mAh, non-removable (11.1 Wh) Li-Ion 2691 mAh, non-removable (10.28 Wh)
Charging Fast charging 15W, 50% in 30 min (advertised)
USB Power Delivery 2.0
Qi wireless charging
Stand-by Up to 384 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 21 h (3G) Up to 21 h (3G)
Music play Up to 60 h Up to 60 h
Misc
Colors Jet Black, Black, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold, Red Gold, Space Gray, Silver, Red
SAR 1.19 W/kg (head)     1.19 W/kg (body)     1.19 W/kg (head)     1.19 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 1.24 W/kg (head)     1.00 W/kg (body)     0.99 W/kg (head)     0.99 W/kg (body)    
Models A1661, A1784, A1785, A1786 A1864, A1897, A1898
Price $ 271.74 / € 288.80 / £ 227.00 $ 358.99 / € 398.99 / £ 349.00 / ₹ 84,900
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II 2.0: 3796 GeekBench: 10037 (v4.4)
Display Contrast ratio: 1398:1 (nominal), 3.588 (sunlight) Contrast ratio: 1395:1 (nominal), 3.957 (sunlight)
Camera Compare PHOTO / Compare VIDEO
Loudspeaker Voice 68dB / Noise 72dB / Ring 72dB Voice 76dB / Noise 74dB / Ring 79dB
Audio quality Noise -93.1dB / Crosstalk -80.5dB Noise -93.5dB / Crosstalk -80.2dB
Battery life Endurance rating 75h Endurance rating 81h

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