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BlackBerry Priv vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

3.04 in
5.79 in
BlackBerry Priv Mobile Phone
BlackBerry Priv
2.85 in
5.94 in
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Mobile Phone
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Available colors
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Hardware

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Operating system
Android 5.1
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Android 6.0
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CPU clock speed
1.8 GHz
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2.3 GHz
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CPU cores
6-core
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8-core
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CPU model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
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Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890
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GPU model
Qualcomm Adreno 418
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ARM Mali-T880 MP12
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RAM memory
3 GB
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4 GB
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Display

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Screen size
5.4 in
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5.5 in
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Touchscreen
yes
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yes
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Number of colors
16.7M
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16.7M
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Panel type
OLED
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OLED
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Resolution
18.0 Mpx
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12.0 Mpx
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Technology
AMOLED
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  • AMOLED
  • Super AMOLED
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Pixel density
540.0 ppi
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534.0 ppi
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Screen material
Corning Gorilla Glass 4.0
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Corning Gorilla Glass 5.0
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Dual screen support
no
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no
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Scratch resistant display
yes
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yes
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HDR
no
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no
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Multi touch
yes
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N/A

Rear camera

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Resolution
18.0 Mpx
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12.0 Mpx
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Primary lens aperture
2.2 f
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1.7 f
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Primary sensor size
1/2.4"
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1/2.6"
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Video recording
yes
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yes
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Highest video resolution
  • 4096
  • 2160
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  • 4096
  • 2160
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Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30.0 fps
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30.0 fps
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Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
60.0 fps
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120.0 fps
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Max resolution (highest frame rate)
  • 1920
  • 1080
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  • 1280
  • 720
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Autofocus
yes
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yes
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Burst Mode
yes
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N/A
Digital zoom
yes
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yes
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Face detection
yes
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yes
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Geo-tagging
yes
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yes
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Gesture Shot
yes
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N/A
HDR Capture
yes
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N/A
LED Flash
yes
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yes
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Optical image stabilization
yes
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yes
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Panorama
yes
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yes
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Slow-Mo
yes
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N/A
Smile detection
yes
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N/A
Touch focus
yes
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yes
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Number of rear cameras
N/A
1
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Night Mode
N/A
yes
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Scene mode
N/A
yes
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Self timer
N/A
yes
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Front camera

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Resolution
18.0 Mpx
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12.0 Mpx
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Number of front cameras
N/A
1
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Storage

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Internal storage
32 GB
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  • 128 GB
  • 32 GB
  • 64 GB
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Memory card reader
yes
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yes
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Maximum card storage
200GB
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200GB
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Types of memory card supported
microSD
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  • microSD
  • microSDHC
  • microSDXC
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Dimensions

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Colour of product
Black
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  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Black
  • White
  • Titanium
  • Grey
  • Pink
  • Blue
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Material
Plastic
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  • Aluminum
  • Glass
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Height
5.79 in
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5.94 in
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Width
3.04 in
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2.85 in
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Depth
0.37 in
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0.3 in
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Weight
6.77 oz
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5.54 oz
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Water resistant
no
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yes
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Shock resistant
no
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no
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Physical keyboard/numpad
N/A
no
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Dust resistant
N/A
yes
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Sensors

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Accelerometer
yes
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yes
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Proximity
yes
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yes
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Digital compass
yes
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N/A
Ambient light sensor
yes
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N/A
Gyroscope
yes
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yes
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Altimeter
yes
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no
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Magnetometer
yes
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yes
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Fingerprint
N/A
yes
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Barometer
N/A
yes
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Pedometer
N/A
yes
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Hearth rate monitor
N/A
yes
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Thermometer
N/A
no
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ANT+
N/A
yes
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Connectivity

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Dual sim support
no
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no
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Sim card size
Nano-SIM
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Nano-SIM
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DLNA certified
no
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yes
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Bluetooth
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth version
4.1
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4.2
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Bluetooth profile
A2DP
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  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
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Bluetooth codec
SBC
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  • aptX
  • SBC
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NFC
yes
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yes
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Charging connection
USB
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USB
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Headphone connection
3.5 mm
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3.5 mm
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USB version
2.0
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2.0
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USB On-The-Go (OTG)
yes
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yes
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Video output
SlimPort
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No
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Celluar

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Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yes
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yes
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Wireless networking standard
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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Data transmission
HSPA+
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HSPA+
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Navigation system
S-GPS
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GLONASS
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2G GSM
yes
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yes
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GSM frequencies
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
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  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
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3G UMTS
yes
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yes
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UMTS frequences
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
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  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1700 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
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4G LTE
yes
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yes
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LTE frequencies
  • 700 MHz
  • 800 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1700 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
  • 2600 MHz
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  • 700 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1700 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 2500 MHz
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Mobile hotspot
yes
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yes
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Streaming standards
N/A
  • Google Cast
  • Miracast
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Battery

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Replaceable battery
no
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no
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Battery type
Lithium ion
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Lithium ion
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Battery capacity
3410.0 mAh
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3600.0 mAh
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Standby time
420.0 h
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336.0 h
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Talk time
24.0 h
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33.0 h
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Fast charging
yes
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yes
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Fast charging standard
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
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Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
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Wireless charging
yes
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yes
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Wireless charging standard
  • PMA
  • QI
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  • PMA
  • QI
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