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SummarySummary 72 Score 77 Score
Performance Apple A8X
2 GB RAM
iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2
Exynos 7420
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.0.2
Display 9.7 inches
1536 x 2048 pixels
264 PPI Density
5.1 inches
1440 x 2560 pixels
577 PPI Density
Camera 8 MP (Main)
1.2 MP (Front)
16 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
Battery 8600 mAh
Li-Po
2600 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 9.7 inches 5.1 inches
Screen Resolution 1536x2048 pixels 1440x2560 pixels
Pixel Density 264 PPI 577 PPI
Display Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Apple Samsung
Chipset Apple A8X Exynos 7420
Processor Triple-core 1.5 GHz Typhoon Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57
RAM 2 GB 3 GB
GPU PowerVR GXA6850 (octa-core graphics) Mali-T760MP8
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 8 MP 16 MP
Front Camera Resolution 1.2 MP 5 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System iOS Android
OS Version iOS 8.1, up to iOS 9.0.2 Android OS, v5.0.2
Weight 437 g 132 g
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm 142.1 x 70.1 x 7 mm
Thickness 6.1mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 64 GB 32 GB
Card Slot No No
Other 64GB storage, no card slot 32GB storage, no card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.1, A2DP, LE, apt-X
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G
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), 28(700), 29(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1567
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850) - SM-G925F
Wi-Fi
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
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (3G/LTE model only)
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 8600 mAh 2600 mAh
Battery Type Li-Po Li-Ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 18 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Messaging iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No No
Other 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 , Document viewer/editor , Photo viewer/editor , Voice memo/dial/command , Predictive text input Wireless charging (Qi/PMA) , market dependent , ANT+ support , S-Voice natural language commands and dictation , Smart stay , OneDrive (115 GB cloud storage) , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document editor
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