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Performance Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.1.1
Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
2 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.1.1
Display 5.5 inches
1080 x 1920 pixels
401 PPI Density
5.7 inches
1080 x 1920 pixels
386 PPI Density
Camera 13 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
16 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
Battery 3300 mAh
Li-Ion
3050 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5.7 inches
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels 1080x1920 pixels
Pixel Density 401 PPI 386 PPI
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Samsung Samsung
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
Processor Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 1.8 GHz Octa-core
RAM 3 GB 2 GB
GPU Adreno 405Mali-T720MP2 Adreno 405
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 13 MP 16 MP
Front Camera Resolution 5 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 OS, v5.1.1 Android OS, v5.1.1
Weight 172 g 151 g
Dimensions 151.5 x 74.1 x 7.3 mm 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
Thickness 7.3mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Card Slot microSD, up to 128 G microSD, up to 128 G
Other 16GB storage, microSD card 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 v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC Yes Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A710F, A710Y, A710FD
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - A710F, A710FD
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ Beidou (market dependant)
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 3300 mAh 3050 mAh
Battery Type Li-Ion Li-Ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 17 h (3G) Up to 17 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, compass Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No No
Other Fast battery charging , ANT+ support , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer 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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