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Key Specifications
display 7.9" 5" display
resolution 1536x2048 720x1280 resolution
ratio ? ? ratio
camera1 5 MP 13 MP camera1
camera2 2 MP 5 MP camera2
memory 16/64/128 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR3 16 GB, 2 GB RAM memory
chipset Apple A7 Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 chipset
cpu Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based) Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 cpu
gpu PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics) Adreno 306 gpu
sim Nano-SIM/ Apple SIM (US & UK) Nano-SIM sim
battery 6470 mAh 2300 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 Cat3 100/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps Speed
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - A1601 LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700) - A500Y
2G Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions 2G Bands
3G Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A500F, A500FQ, A500FU, A500HQ, A500YZ, A500M, A500Y 3G Bands
4G Bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850) - A1600 LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - A500F, A500FQ, A500FU 4G Bands
Launch
Announced 2014, October 2014, October Announced
Status Available. Released 2014, October Available. Released 2014, December Status
Body
Dimensions 200 x 134.7 x 7.5 mm (7.87 x 5.30 x 0.30 in) 139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7 mm (5.48 x 2.74 x 0.26 in) Dimensions
Weight 331 g (Wi-Fi) / 341 g (3G/LTE) (11.68 oz) 123 g (4.34 oz) Weight
SIM Nano-SIM/ Apple SIM (US & UK) Nano-SIM SIM
Protection Oleophobic coating Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Protection
Display
Type LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Type
Size 7.9 inches (~71.7% screen-to-body ratio) 5.0 inches (~71.0% screen-to-body ratio) Size
Resolution 1536 x 2048 pixels (~324 ppi pixel density) 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density) Resolution
Multitouch Yes Yes Multitouch
Memory
Card slot No microSD, up to 64 GB Card slot
Internal 16/64/128 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR3 16 GB, 2 GB RAM Internal
Sound
Alert types N/A Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Alert types
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers Yes Loudspeaker
Quality Noise -93.7dB / Crosstalk -85.2dB Noise -94.5dB / Crosstalk -93.8dB Quality
3.5mm jack Yes Yes 3.5mm jack
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot WLAN
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE Bluetooth
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS GPS
USB v2.0, reversible connector microUSB v2.0 USB
Features
Radio No FM radio, recording 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
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Siri natural language commands and dictation - iCloud cloud service - iCloud Keychain - TV-out - Maps - Audio/video player/editor - Organizer - Photo viewer/editor - Document viewer/editor - Voice memo - Predictive text input - ANT+ support - S-Voice - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - MP4/WMV/H.264 player - MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player - Photo/video editor - Document viewer
Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, compass Accelerometer, proximity, compass Sensors
Battery
Non-removable Li-Po 6470 mAh battery (24.3 Wh) Non-removable Li-Ion 2300 mAh battery
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 15 h (3G) Talk Time
Misc
Colors Space Gray/Black, Silver/White, Gold Pearl White, Midnight Black, Platinum Silver, Soft Pink, Light Blue, Champagne Gold Colors
Platform
CPU Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based) Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU
OS iOS 8.1, upgradable to iOS 9.2 Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0.2 (Lollipop) OS
Chipset Apple A7 Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 Chipset
GPU PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics) Adreno 306 GPU
Camera
Primary 5 MP, f/2.4, 32mm, autofocus 13 MP, f/2.0, 28mm, autofocus, LED flash Primary
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps Video
Secondary 1.2 MP, 720p@30fps, face detection, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular 5 MP, f/2.2, 23mm Secondary
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR photo Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama Features
Test
Loudspeaker Voice 65dB / Noise 63dB / Ring 70dB Voice 57dB / Noise 60dB / Ring 66dB Loudspeaker
Camera Photo / Video Photo / Video Camera
Display Contrast ratio: 812 (nominal) Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.895 (sunlight) Display
Performance Basemark OS II: 1099 / Basemark X: 14781 Basemark OS II: 555 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 569 Basemark X: 1897 Performance
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