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key specs
Display6.40-inch5.80-inch6.20-inch
Processor1.7GHz octa-coreocta-core 1.9GHz octa-core
Front Camera8-megapixel8-megapixel 8-megapixel
Resolution1440x2960 pixels1440x2960 pixels1440x2960 pixels
RAM6GB4GB4GB
OSAndroid 8.1Android 8.0Android 7.0
Storage128GB64GB64GB
Rear Camera12-megapixel12-megapixel 12-megapixel
Battery Capacity4000mAh3000mAh3500mAh
general
Release dateAugust 2018March 2018March 2017
Form factorTouchscreenTouchscreenTouchscreen
Dimensions (mm)161.90 x 76.40 x 8.80147.70 x 68.70 x 8.50159.50 x 73.40 x 8.10
Weight (g)201.00163.00173.00
Battery capacity (mAh)400030003500
ColoursMidnight Black, Metallic Copper, Ocean Blue, Lavender PurpleLilac Purple, Midnight Black, Coral BlueMidnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold
Launched in India-Yes-
Removable battery-NoNo
Fast charging-Quick Charge 2.0-
Wireless charging-Yes-
display
Screen size (inches)6.405.806.20
TouchscreenYesYesYes
Resolution1440x2960 pixels1440x2960 pixels1440x2960 pixels
Protection type-Gorilla Glass-
Aspect ratio-18.5:9-
Pixels per inch (PPI)-568529
hardware
Processor1.7GHz octa-coreocta-core (4x2.7GHz + 4x1.7GHz)1.9GHz octa-core
Processor makeSamsung Exynos 9810Samsung Exynos 9810Samsung Exynos 8895
RAM6GB4GB4GB
Internal storage128GB64GB64GB
Expandable storageYesYesYes
Expandable storage typemicroSDmicroSD-
Expandable storage up to (GB)512400256
camera
Rear camera12-megapixel12-megapixel (1.4-micron)12-megapixel
Front camera8-megapixel8-megapixel (f/1.7, 1.22-micron)8-megapixel
Rear autofocus-Phase detection autofocus-
Rear flash-LEDDual LED
Front autofocus-Yes-
Front flash-No-
software
Operating systemAndroid 8.1Android 8.0Android 7.0
SkinSamsung Experience UXExperience 9.0-
connectivity
Wi-FiYesYesYes
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 a/b/g/n/ac802.11 a/b/g/n/ac802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPSYesYesYes
BluetoothYes, v 5.00Yes, v 5.00Yes
NFCYesYesYes
Number of SIMs221
USB OTG-YesYes
USB Type-C-Yes-
Headphones-3.5mm3.5mm
FM-NoNo
Infrared--No
sim 1
SIM TypeNano-SIMNano-SIM-
GSM/CDMAGSMGSMGSM
3GYesYesYes
4G/ LTEYesYesYes
sim 2
SIM TypeNano-SIMNano-SIM-
GSM/CDMAGSMGSM-
3GYesYes-
4G/ LTEYesYes-
sensors
Compass/ MagnetometerYesYesYes
Proximity sensorYesYesYes
AccelerometerYesYesYes
Ambient light sensorYesYesYes
GyroscopeYesYesYes
BarometerYesYesYes
Face unlock-Yes-
Fingerprint sensor-Yes-
Temperature sensor--No