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Key Specifications
display 9.7" 5.8" display
resolution 1536x2048 1440x2960 resolution
ratio 4:3 18.5:9 ratio
camera1 8 MP 12 MP camera1
camera2 2 MP 8 MP camera2
memory 32/128 GB, 2 GB RAM 64 GB, 4 GB RAM memory
chipset Apple A9 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 chipset
cpu Dual-core 1.84 GHz (Twister) Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) cpu
gpu PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics) Adreno 540 gpu
sim Nano-SIM/ Electronic SIM card (Apple e-SIM) Nano-SIM sim
battery 8827 mAh 4000 mAh battery
Network
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE Technology
GRPS Yes Yes GRPS
Edge Yes Yes Edge
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat4 150/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps Speed
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 41(2500) - Sprint
2G Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 2G Bands
3G Bands HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - AT&T 3G Bands
4G Bands 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), 29(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 20(800), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) - AT&T 4G Bands
Launch
Announced 2017, March 2017, August Announced
Status Available. Released 2017, March Available. Released 2017, August Status
Body
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 7.5 mm (9.45 x 6.67 x 0.30 in) 151.9 x 74.9 x 9.9 mm (5.98 x 2.95 x 0.39 in) Dimensions
Weight 469 g (Wi-Fi) / 478 g (LTE) (1.05 lb) 208.1 g (7.34 oz) Weight
SIM Nano-SIM/ Electronic SIM card (Apple e-SIM) Nano-SIM SIM
Protection Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Protection
Build Front glass, aluminum body Aluminum frame, corner bumpers, plastic back Build
Display
Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Type
Size 9.7 inches, 291.4 cm2 (~71.6% screen-to-body ratio) 5.8 inches, 85.4 cm2 (~75.0% screen-to-body ratio) Size
Resolution 1536 x 2048 pixels, 4:3 ratio (~264 ppi density) 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~568 ppi density) Resolution
Multitouch Yes Yes Multitouch
Memory
Card slot No microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) Card slot
Internal 32/128 GB, 2 GB RAM 64 GB, 4 GB RAM Internal
Sound
Alert types N/A Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Alert types
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers Yes Loudspeaker
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
3.5mm jack Yes Yes 3.5mm jack
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, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot WLAN
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX Bluetooth
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (Wi‑Fi + Cellular model only) Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS GPS
USB 2.0, proprietary reversible connector Type-C 1.0 reversible connector USB
Features
Radio No No Radio
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM Messaging
Browser HTML5 (Safari) HTML5 Browser
Java No No Java
- Siri natural language commands and dictation - iCloud cloud service - MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player - MP4/H.264 player - Audio/video/photo editor - Document editor - Samsung DeX (desktop experience support) - Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0) - PMA wireless charging - ANT+ support - S-Voice natural language commands and dictation - MP4/DivX/XviD/H.265 player - MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player - Photo/video editor - Document editor
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate Sensors
Battery
Non-removable Li-Ion 8827 mAh battery (32.9 Wh) Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 32 h (3G) Talk Time
Misc
Colors Silver, Gold, Space Gray Meteor Gray, Tungsten Gold Colors
Price About 390 EUR About 850 USD Price
Platform
CPU Dual-core 1.84 GHz (Twister) Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) CPU
OS iOS 10.3, upgradable to iOS 11.2 Android 7.0 (Nougat) OS
Chipset Apple A9 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Chipset
GPU PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics) Adreno 540 GPU
Camera
Primary 8 MP (f/2.4, 31mm, 1.12 µm), autofocus 12 MP (f/1.7, 26mm, 1/2.5", 1.4 µm, Dual Pixel PDAF), phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash Primary
Video 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps, HDR, stereo sound rec. 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec. Video
Secondary 1.2 MP (f/2.2, 31mm), 720p@30fps, face detection, HDR, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular 8 MP (f/1.7, 25mm, 1/3.6", 1.22 µm), autofocus, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR Secondary
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama) Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama Features
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