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Launch

Announced 2016, September 2016, July
Status Available. Released 2016, September Available. Released 2016, July

Network

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G HSDPA 900 / 2100 HSDPA 900 / 2100
4G LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 20(800) LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 20(800)
Speed HSPA, LTE HSPA, LTE
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes

Body

Dimensions 143.2 x 72.2 x 8.7 mm (5.64 x 2.84 x 0.34 in) 145 x 70 x 7.7 mm (5.71 x 2.76 x 0.30 in)
Weight 139 g (4.90 oz) 145 g (5.11 oz)
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches (~66.7% screen-to-body ratio) 5.0 inches (~67.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density) 1080 x 1920 pixels (~441 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes, up to 5 fingers Yes, up to 5 fingers
Protection Dinorex glass Dinorex glass

Platform

OS Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652
CPU Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 Octa-core (4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.4 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Adreno 505 Adreno 510

Memory

Card Slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) microSD, up to 256 GB
Internal 16 GB, 2 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM 32 GB, 3 GB RAM

Camera

Primary 16 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, LED flash 16 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama 1/2.8" sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, Auto-HDR
Video 1080p 2160p@30fps
Secondary 5 MP, f/2.4, 1080p 8 MP, f/2.0, 1/4" sensor size

Sound

Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm Jack Yes Yes
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - 24-bit/96kHz - Dolby Atmos audio enhancement - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Comms

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE v4.1, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO
Radio FM radio FM radio
USB microUSB v2.0, USB On-The-Go microUSB v2.0, USB On-The-Go

Features

Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5 HTML5
Java No No
Others - MP3/AAC/WAV player - MP4/H.264 player - Document viewer - Photo/video editor - MP3/AAC/WAV player - MP4/H.264 player - Document viewer - Photo/video editor

Battery

Battery Non-removable Li-Po 3050 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Po 3200 mAh battery

Misc

Colors Black, Gold Black, White/Rose Gold
SAR EU 0.60 W/kg (head) 1.45 W/kg (body) 0.25 W/kg (head) 1.48 W/kg (body)
Price group 5/10 (About 220 EUR) 6/10 (About 300 EUR)