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Technology
GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
 2G bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
 3G bands
HSDPA 800 / 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 900 - EU (XT1572)
 4G bands
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 25(1900), 28(700), 29(700), 40(2300), 41(2500) - EU (XT1572)
 Speed
HSPA, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
 GPRS
Yes
 EDGE
Yes
 
CDMA 800 / 850 / 1900 - USA,HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - USA,LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 25(1900), 26(850), 41(2500) - USA

Launch

Announced
2015, July
 Status
Available. Released 2015, September

Body

Weight
179 g (6.31 oz)
 SIM
Nano-SIM
 
- Splash and dust resistant
 Dimensions
153.9 x 76.2 x 11.1 mm (6.06 x 3.00 x 0.44 in)

Display

Type
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
 Size
5.7 inches, 87.9 cm2 (~74.9% screen-to-body ratio)
 Resolution
1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~520 ppi density)
 Multitouch
Yes
 Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Platform

OS
Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), 6.0, upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
 Chipset
Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 (20 nm)
 CPU
Hexa-core (4x1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 & 2x1.8 GHz Cortex-A57)
 GPU
Adreno 418

Memory

Card slot
microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
 Internal
16/32/64 GB, 3 GB RAM

Main Camera

Single
21 MP, f/2.0, 27mm (wide), 1/2.4", 1.1µm, PDAF
 Features
Dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama
 Video

Selfie Camera

Features
LED flash
 Video
 Single
5 MP, f/2.0, 1/4", 1.4µm

Sound

Alert types
Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
 Loudspeaker
Yes, with stereo speakers
 3.5mm jack
Yes
 
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Comms

NFC
Yes
 WLAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
 Bluetooth
4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE, aptX
 GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
 Radio
No
 USB
microUSB 2.0

Features

Sensors
Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
 Messaging
SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
 Browser
HTML5
 
- Fast battery charging: 34% in 15 min
- MP3/AAC+/WAV/WMA player
- MP4/H.264/WMV player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer

Battery

Non-removable 3000 mAh battery

MISC

Colors
Black lens/Dark Gray Frame and accents/ Black Soft Feel Inlay
White lens/Silver Frame and accents/Bamboo Inlay

TESTS

 Audio quality
Noise -93.5dB / Crosstalk -92.7dB
 Battery life
Endurance rating 63h