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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

2.76 in
5.59 in
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Mobile Phone
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
2.85 in
5.94 in
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Mobile Phone
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
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Hardware

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Operating system
Android 5.0
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Android 6.0
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CPU clock speed
2.1 GHz
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2.3 GHz
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CPU cores
8-core
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8-core
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CPU model
Samsung Exynos Octa 7420
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Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890
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GPU model
ARM Mali-T760
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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
5.1 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
16.0 Mpx
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12.0 Mpx
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Technology
  • Quad HD Super AMOLED
  • Super AMOLED
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  • AMOLED
  • Super AMOLED
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Pixel density
576.0 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
16.0 Mpx
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12.0 Mpx
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Primary lens aperture
1.9 f
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1.7 f
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Primary sensor size
1/2.6"
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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)
  • 1280
  • 720
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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
16.0 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
  • 128 GB
  • 32 GB
  • 64 GB
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  • 128 GB
  • 32 GB
  • 64 GB
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Memory card reader
no
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yes
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Types of memory card supported
No memory slot
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  • microSD
  • microSDHC
  • microSDXC
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Maximum card storage
N/A
200GB
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Dimensions

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Colour of product
  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Black
  • White
  • Grey
  • Pink
  • Green
  • Blue
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  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Black
  • White
  • Titanium
  • Grey
  • Pink
  • Blue
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Material
Aluminum
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  • Aluminum
  • Glass
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Height
5.59 in
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5.94 in
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Width
2.76 in
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2.85 in
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Depth
0.28 in
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0.3 in
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Weight
4.66 oz
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5.54 oz
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Physical keyboard/numpad
no
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no
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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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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
Fingerprint
yes
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yes
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Gyroscope
yes
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yes
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Barometer
yes
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yes
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Hearth rate monitor
yes
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yes
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ANT+
yes
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yes
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Pedometer
N/A
yes
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Altimeter
N/A
no
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Thermometer
N/A
no
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Magnetometer
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
yes
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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
  • AVRCP
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  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
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Bluetooth codec
  • aptX
  • 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
  • Wireless
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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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Type of USB connector
Micro-USB
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N/A
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
yes
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yes
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Video output
MHL
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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
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSDPA
  • HSPA+
  • HSUPA
  • LTE
  • LTE Advanced
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HSPA+
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Navigation system
  • A-GPS
  • BeiDou
  • GLONASS
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GLONASS
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2G GSM
yes
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yes
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GSM frequencies
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 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
Google Cast
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  • 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
2600.0 mAh
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3600.0 mAh
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Standby time
302.0 h
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336.0 h
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Talk time
18.0 h
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33.0 h
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Fast charging
yes
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yes
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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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Fast charging standard
N/A
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
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