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Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / 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 model only)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE (unspecified) LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9/Cat10 or LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2016, August. Released 2016, September 2017, August
Status Discontinued Available. Released 2017, September
Body
Dimensions 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm (6.04 x 2.91 x 0.31 in) 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm (6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 in)
Weight 169 g (5.96 oz) 195 g (6.88 oz)
Build Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Stylus
Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Stylus
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.7 inches, 88.5 cm2 (~78.0% screen-to-body ratio) 6.3 inches, 101.1 cm2 (~83.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~518 ppi density) 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~521 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Corning Gorilla Glass 5
 HDR10
Always-on display
HDR10
3D Touch (home button only)
Always-on display
Platform
OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow); TouchWiz UI Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset Exynos 8890 Octa (14 nm) Exynos 8895 (10 nm) - EMEA
Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm) - USA & China
CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) - EMEA
Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) - USA & China
GPU Mali-T880 MP12 Mali-G71 MP20 - EMEA
Adreno 540 - USA & China
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal 64GB 4GB RAM 64GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 256GB 6GB RAM
Main Camera
Modules 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4Ám, dual pixel PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4Ám, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.6", 1.0Ám, AF, OIS, 2x optical zoom
Features LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@240fps, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., HDR, gyro-EIS 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@240fps, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., HDR, gyro-EIS
Selfie Camera
Modules 5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm (wide) 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6", 1.22Ám, AF
Features Dual video call, Auto-HDR Dual video call, Auto-HDR
Video 1440p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm jack Yes Yes
 24-bit/192kHz audio
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
32-bit/384kHz audio
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, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes Yes
Infrared port No No
Radio No No
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Features
Sensors Iris scanner, fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
 ANT+
S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
ANT+
Bixby natural language commands and dictation
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery
Charging Fast battery charging 15W (Quick Charge 2.0)
Qi wireless charging (market dependent)
Fast battery charging 15W (Quick Charge 2.0)
Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
Stand-by
Talk time Up to 22 h (3G)
Music play Up to 74 h
Misc
Colors Blue Coral, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Gray, Deep Sea Blue, Star Pink (Taiwan only)
SAR EU 0.25 W/kg (head)     1.28 W/kg (body)    
Price About 850 EUR About 550 EUR
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II 2.0: 2676 / Basemark X: 32648 Basemark OS II: 3374 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 3333
Basemark X: 40890
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.247 (sunlight) Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.148(sunlight)
Camera Compare PHOTO / Compare VIDEO
Loudspeaker Voice 69dB, noise 69dB, ring 72dB Voice 67dB, noise 69dB, ring 71dB
Audio quality Noise -92.8dB / Crosstalk -92.9dB Noise -92.5dB / Crosstalk -93.2dB
Battery life Endurance rating 90h Endurance rating 89h

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