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Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM) - for China
  CDMA 800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G Network 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66, 71
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2017, September 12 2018, September 12
Status Available. Released 2017, September 22 Available. Released 2018, October 26
Body
Dimensions 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm (5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 in) 150.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm (5.94 x 2.98 x 0.33 in)
Weight 148 g (5.22 oz) 194 g (6.84 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame (7000 series)
SIM Nano-SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - for China
 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 Liquid Retina IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 4.7 inches, 60.9 cm2 (~65.4% screen-to-body ratio) 6.1 inches, 90.3 cm2 (~79.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 750 x 1334 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~326 ppi density) 828 x 1792 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)
Protection Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
 625 nits max brightness (advertised)
Wide color gamut
3D Touch display & home button
True-tone
625 nits max brightness (advertised)
True-tone
Wide color gamut
120Hz touch-sensing
Platform
OS iOS 11, upgradable to iOS 13.5 iOS 12, upgradable to iOS 13.5
Chipset Apple A11 Bionic (10 nm) Apple A12 Bionic (7 nm)
CPU Hexa-core (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral) Hexa-core (2x2.5 GHz Vortex + 4x1.6 GHz Tempest)
GPU Apple GPU (three-core graphics) Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
Memory
Card slot No No
Internal 64GB 2GB RAM, 256GB 2GB RAM 64GB 3GB RAM, 128GB 3GB RAM, 256GB 3GB RAM
 NVMe NVMe
Main Camera
Modules 12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm (wide), PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4┬Ám, PDAF, OIS
Features Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)
Video 4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps 4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.
Selfie Camera
Modules 7 MP, f/2.2 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard)
SL 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor)
Features Face detection, HDR, panorama HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@60fps
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 5.0, 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 Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
 Siri natural language commands and dictation Siri natural language commands and dictation
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 1821 mAh battery (6.96 Wh) Non-removable Li-Ion 2942 mAh battery (11.16 Wh)
Charging Fast charging 15W, 50% in 30 min (advertised)
USB Power Delivery 2.0
Qi wireless charging
Fast charging 15W, 50% in 30 min (advertised)
USB Power Delivery 2.0
Qi wireless charging
Stand-by
Talk time Up to 14 h (3G) Up to 16 h (multimedia)
Music play Up to 40 h Up to 65 h
Misc
Colors Silver, Space Gray, Gold, Red Black, Red, Yellow, Blue, Coral, White
SAR 1.32 W/kg (head)     1.36 W/kg (body)     1.13 W/kg (head)     1.16 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 1.19 W/kg (head)     1.17 W/kg (body)     0.99 W/kg (head)     0.99 W/kg (body)    
Models A1863, A1905, A1906 A2105, A1984, A2107, A2108, A2106
Price $ 259.00 / £ 251.94 / € 298.99 / ₹ 38,999 $ 479.00 / £ 549.99 / € 514.19 / ₹ 49,900
Tests
Performance AnTuTu: 237594 (v7)
GeekBench: 10214 (v4.4)
GFXBench: 20fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
AnTuTu: 341196 (v7), 422465 (v8)
GeekBench: 11437 (v4.4), 2690 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 58fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
Display Contrast ratio: 1395:1 (nominal), 3.957 (sunlight)
Loudspeaker Voice 71dB / Noise 77dB / Ring 80dB
Audio quality Noise -93.5dB / Crosstalk -80.4dB
Battery life Endurance rating 66h Endurance rating 78h

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