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Launch

Announced 2017, May 2017, March
Status Available. Released 2017, June Available. Released 2017, April

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 (dual-SIM model only)
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500 LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 66(1700/2100), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/75 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes

Body

Dimensions 153.9 x 75.9 x 7.9 mm (6.06 x 2.99 x 0.31 in) 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm (5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 in)
Weight 169 g (5.96 oz) 155 g (5.47 oz)
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Build - IP67 certified - dust and water resistant - Water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel

Display

Type Super LCD5 capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches (~71.4% screen-to-body ratio) 5.8 inches (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels (~534 ppi pixel density) 1440 x 2960 pixels (~570 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Others - HTC Sense UI - 3D Touch (home button only) - Always-on display - TouchWiz UI

Platform

OS Android 7.1 (Nougat) Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
CPU Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
GPU Adreno 540 Adreno 540

Memory

Card Slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) - single-SIM model microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) - single-SIM model
Internal 64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6 GB RAM 64 GB, 4 GB RAM

Camera

Primary 12 MP, f/1.7, phase detection autofocus, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flash 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama 1/2.5" sensor size, 1.4 ┬Ám pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/120fps, HDR, 24-bit/192kHz stereo sound rec. 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, HDR, dual-video rec
Secondary 16 MP, f/2.0, 1080p 8 MP, f/1.7, autofocus, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR

Sound

Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm Jack No Yes
Others - 24-bit/192kHz audio - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - 32-bit/384kHz audio - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Comms

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yesy Yes
Radio No No
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Features

Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5 HTML5
Java No No
Others - Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0) - Google Drive (100 GB cloud storage) - XviD/MP4/H.264/WMV player - MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC player - Document editor - Photo/video editor - Samsung DeX (desktop experience support) - Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0) - Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent) - ANT+ support - S-Voice natural language commands and dictation - MP4/DivX/XviD/H.265 player - MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player - Photo/video editor - Document editor

Battery

Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Talk time Up to 24 h 30 min (3G) Up to 20 h (3G)

Misc

Colors Amazing Silver, Sapphire Blue, Brilliant Black, Ice White, Solar Red Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold
Price group About 750 EUR About 700 EUR