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Launch

Announced 2018, December 2018, October
Status Available. Released 2018, December Available. Released 2018, November

Network

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G LTE LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
Speed HSPA, LTE HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes

Body

Dimensions 158.4 x 74.9 x 7.4 mm (6.24 x 2.95 x 0.29 in) 162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm (6.40 x 3.03 x 0.31 in)
Weight 173 g (6.10 oz) 183 g (6.46 oz)
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Others Samsung Pay - Samsung Pay

Display

Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.4 inches, 100.5 cm2 (~84.7% screen-to-body ratio) 6.3 inches, 100.2 cm2 (~80.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density) 1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~393 ppi density)

Platform

OS Android 9.0 (Pie) Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset Qualcomm SDM710 Snapdragon 710 (10 nm) Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz 360 Gold & 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver) Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
GPU Adreno 616 Adreno 512

Memory

Card Slot microSD, up to 512 GB microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 128 GB, 6/8 GB RAM 64/128 GB, 6/8 GB RAM

Camera

Primary Triple 24 MP, f/1.7, PDAF | 10 MP, AF | 5 MP, f/2.2, depth sensor Quad - 24 MP, f/1.7, 27mm (wide), 1/2.8
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Secondary 24 MP, f/2.0 | HDR | 1080p@30fps Single - 24 MP, f/2.0, 27mm (wide), 1/2.8

Sound

Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm Jack No Yes
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Dolby Atmos

Comms

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes Yes
Radio FM radio FM radio
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Features

Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Others - Fast battery charging | - ANT+ support | - MP4/WMV/H.265 player | - MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player | - Photo/video editor | - Document viewer - ANT+ - Fast battery charging

Battery

Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3800 mAh battery

Misc

Colors Blue, Gray, Black Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue, Bubblegum Pink