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SummarySummary 75 Score 76 Score
Performance HiSilicon Kirin 955
4 GB RAM
Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with EMUI 4.1
Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
2 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.1.1
Display 6.6 inches
1440 pixels
445 PPI Density
5.7 inches
1080 pixels
386 PPI Density
Camera 13 MP (Main)
8 MP (Front)
16 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
Battery 4500 mAh
Li-po
3050 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 6.6 inches 5.7 inches
Screen Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels (~445 ppi pixel density) 1080x1920 pixels
Pixel Density 445 PPI 386 PPI
Display Type Quad HD AMOLED display Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Huawei Samsung
Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 955 Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
Processor Octa-Core Kirin 955 (2.3GHz 4 x A72 + 1.8GHz 4 x A53) 16nm processor 1.8 GHz Octa-core
RAM 4 GB 2 GB
GPU Mali T880-MP4 Adreno 405
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 13 MP 16 MP
Front Camera Resolution 8 MP 5 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System Android Android
OS Version Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with EMUI 4.1 Android OS, v5.1.1
Weight 219 g 151 g
Dimensions 178.8×90.9×7.18mm 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
Thickness 7.18mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 32 GB 32 GB
Card Slot microSD, up to 128GB microSD, up to 128 G
Other up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) 32GB storage, Expandable up to 128GB via microSD (Hybrid card slot)
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Dual SIM Dual SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7)
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS
A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ Beidou (market dependant)
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 4500 mAh 3050 mAh
Battery Type Li-po Li-Ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 17 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No
Other ANT+ support , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer
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