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SummarySummary 77 Score 78 Score
Performance Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 (SM-N910S)Exynos 5433 (SM-N910C)
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v4.4.4
Exynos 7420 Octa
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Display 5.7 inches
1440 pixels
515 PPI Density
5.1 inches
1440 pixels
576 PPI Density
Camera 16 MP (Main)
3.7 MP (Front)
16 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
Battery 3220 mAh
Li-Ion
3500 mAh
Li-Ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 5.7 inches 5.1 inches
Screen Resolution 1440x2560 pixels 1440x2560 pixels
Pixel Density 515 PPI 576 PPI
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ChipsetChipset
Brand Samsung Samsung
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 (SM-N910S)Exynos 5433 (SM-N910C) Exynos 7420 Octa
Processor Quad-core 2.7 GHz Krait 450 (SM-N910S)Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A57 (SM-N910C) Octa-core (4x2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
RAM 3 GB 3 GB
GPU Adreno 420 (SM-N910S)Mali-T760 (SM-N910C) Mali-T760MP8
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 16 MP 16 MP
Front Camera Resolution 3.7 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, v4.4.4 Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Weight 176 g 150 g
Dimensions 153.5 x 78.6 x 8.5 mm 146.8 x 73.4 x 8.6 mm
Thickness 8.5mm
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 32 GB 32 GB
Card Slot microSD, up to 128 G No
Other 32GB storage, microSD card slot 32GB storage, no card slot
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Single SIM Single SIM
SIM Card Type Micro-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE v4.1, A2DP, LE, apt-X
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC Yes Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800) - N910F, N910C
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 29(700), 40(2300)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 3220 mAh 3500 mAh
Battery Type Li-Ion Li-Ion
Standby Time Up to 504 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 20 h (3G) Up to 24 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, gesture, UV, heart rate, SpO2 Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No No
Other Fast battery charging: 60% in 30 min (Quick Charge 2.0) , ANT+ support , S-Voice natural language commands and dictation , Air gestures , Dropbox (50 GB cloud storage) , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document editor 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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