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Key Specifications
display 5.96" 5" display
resolution 1440x2560 720x1280 resolution
ratio ? ? ratio
camera1 13 MP 13 MP camera1
camera2 2 MP 5 MP camera2
memory 32/64 GB, 3 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM memory
chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 chipset
cpu Quad-core 2.7 GHz Krait 450 Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 cpu
gpu Adreno 420 Adreno 306 gpu
sim Nano-SIM Nano-SIM sim
battery 3220 mAh 2300 mAh battery
Network
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE Technology
GRPS Yes Yes GRPS
Edge Yes Yes Edge
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps or LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps Speed
LTE band 4(1700/2100), 13(700) - Verizon LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700) - A500Y
2G Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all models GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions 2G Bands
3G Bands HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 - XT1100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A500F, A500FQ, A500FU, A500HQ, A500YZ, A500M, A500Y 3G Bands
4G Bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 9(1800), 19(800), 20(800), 28(700), 41(2500) - XT1100 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, November Available. Released 2014, December Status
Body
Dimensions 159.3 x 83 x 10.1 mm (6.27 x 3.27 x 0.40 in) 139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7 mm (5.48 x 2.74 x 0.26 in) Dimensions
Weight 184 g (6.49 oz) 123 g (4.34 oz) Weight
SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM SIM
- Water resistant ?
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Protection
Display
Type AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Type
Size 5.96 inches (~74.1% screen-to-body ratio) 5.0 inches (~71.0% screen-to-body ratio) Size
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels (~493 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 32/64 GB, 3 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM Internal
Sound
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Alert types
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers Yes Loudspeaker
Quality Noise -95.6dB / Crosstalk -96.6dB 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/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot WLAN
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP, LE v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE Bluetooth
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS GPS
USB microUSB v2.0 (SlimPort), USB Host microUSB v2.0 USB
NFC Yes Yes (LTE model only) NFC
Features
Radio No FM radio, recording Radio
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM Messaging
Browser HTML5 HTML5 Browser
Java No No Java
- Wireless Charging (Qi-enabled) - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - MP4/H.264 player - MP3/WAV/eAAC+ player - Photo/video editor - Document editor - 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 Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer Accelerometer, proximity, compass Sensors
Battery
Non-removable Li-Po 3220 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 2300 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 330 h ? Stand-by
Talk Time Up to 24 h Up to 15 h (3G) Talk Time
Misc
Colors Midnight Blue, Cloud White Pearl White, Midnight Black, Platinum Silver, Soft Pink, Light Blue, Champagne Gold Colors
SAR EU 1.47 W/kg (head)     0.93 W/kg (body)     0.65 W/kg (head)     0.48 W/kg (body)    
0.23 W/kg (head)     0.40 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU
Platform
CPU Quad-core 2.7 GHz Krait 450 Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU
OS Android OS, v5.0 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0 (Marshmallow) Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0.2 (Lollipop) OS
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 Chipset
GPU Adreno 420 Adreno 306 GPU
Camera
Primary 13 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, OIS, dual-LED (ring) flash 13 MP, f/2.0, 28mm, autofocus, LED flash Primary
Video 2160p@30fps 1080p@30fps Video
Secondary 2 MP 5 MP, f/2.2, 23mm Secondary
Features 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama Features
Test
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 66dB Voice 57dB / Noise 60dB / Ring 66dB Loudspeaker
Camera Photo / Video Photo / Video Camera
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.543 (sunlight) Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.895 (sunlight) Display
Performance Basemark OS II: 1509 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 1267 Basemark X: 20901 Basemark OS II: 555 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 569 Basemark X: 1897 Performance
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