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Launch

Announced 2015, July 2013, Q3
Status Available. Released 2015, July Available. Released 2013, Q3

Network

Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - I9506
3G HSDPA 900 / 2100 - XT1541 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - I9506
4G LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - XT1541 LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - I9506
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes

Body

Dimensions 142.1 x 72.4 x 11.6 mm (5.59 x 2.85 x 0.46 in) 136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm (5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 in)
Weight 155 g (5.47 oz) 130 g (4.59 oz)
SIM Micro-SIM Micro-SIM

Display

Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches (~67.0% screen-to-body ratio) 5.0 inches (~72.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density) 1080 x 1920 pixels (~441 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Platform

OS Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0 (Marshmallow) Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v5.0.1 (Lollipop)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800
CPU Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400
GPU Adreno 306 Adreno 330

Memory

Card Slot microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 64 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 8 GB, 1 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM 16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM

Camera

Primary 13 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 13 MP, f/2.2, 31mm, autofocus, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto-HDR 1/3" sensor size, 1.14 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps, HDR, 1080p@30fps, dual-video rec.
Secondary 5 MP, f/2.2 auto-HDR 2 MP, f/2.4, 27mm, 1080p@30fps, dual video call

Sound

Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm Jack Yes Yes

Comms

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Radio FM radio No
USB microUSB v2.0, USB Host microUSB v2.0 (MHL 2 TV-out), USB Host

Features

Sensors Accelerometer, proximity Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, temperature, humidity, gesture
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML HTML5
Java No No

Battery

Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 2470 mAh battery Removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery

Misc

Colors Black, White White Frost, Black Mist (I9506)/ Arctic Blue, Red Aurora, rose gold white, rose gold black, deep black (SHV-E330S)
Price group 4/10 (About 170 EUR) 7/10 (About 390 EUR)