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General
Release dateJanuary 2017January 2017December 2015-
Form factorTouchscreenTouchscreenTouchscreen-
Dimensions (mm)156.80 x 77.60 x 7.90146.10 x 71.40 x 7.90151.50 x 74.10 x 7.30-
Weight (g)--172.00-
Battery capacity (mAh)360030003300-
Removable batteryNoNoNo-
ColoursBlack Sky, Blue Mist, Gold Sand, Peach CloudBlack Sky, Blue Mist, Gold Sand, Peach CloudGold, Pink, White, Black-
SAR ValueNANANA-
Display
Screen size (inches)5.705.205.50-
TouchscreenYesYesYes-
Resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x1920 pixels1080x1920 pixels-
Hardware
Processor1.9GHz octa-core1.9GHz octa-core1.6GHz octa-core-
Processor makeExynos 7880Exynos 7870--
RAM3GB3GB3GB-
Internal storage32GB32GB16GB-
Expandable storageYesYesYes-
Expandable storage typemicroSDmicroSDmicroSD-
Expandable storage up to (GB)256256128-
Camera
Rear camera16-megapixel16-megapixel13-megapixel-
FlashNoYesYes-
Front camera16-megapixel16-megapixel5-megapixel-
Software
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0Android 6.0Android 5.1-
Connectivity
Wi-FiYesYesYes-
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 a/b/g/n/ac802.11 a/b/g/n/ac802.11 a/b/g/n-
GPSYesYesYes-
BluetoothYes, v 4.20Yes, v 4.20Yes, v 4.10-
NFCYesYesYes-
InfraredNoNoNo-
Headphones3.5mm3.5mm3.5mm-
FMYesYesNo-
Number of SIMs221-
SIM1
SIM TypeNano-SIMNano-SIMRegular-
GSM/CDMAGSMGSMGSM-
3GYesYesYes-
4G/LTEYesYesYes-
SIM2
SIM TypeNano-SIMNano-SIM--
GSM/CDMAGSMGSM--
3GYesYes--
4G/LTEYesYes--
Sensors
Compass/ MagnetometerYesYesYes-
Proximity sensorYesYesYes-
AccelerometerYesYesYes-
Ambient light sensorNoNoYes-
GyroscopeYesYesYes-
BarometerYesYesNo-
Temperature sensorNoNoNo-