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Summary
98%
97%
Display

6.21" (15.77 cm)

1080x2248, Very Sharp

6.21" (15.77 cm)

1080x2248, Very Sharp

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.8 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.8 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 8 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

Non-expandable

128 GB

Non-expandable

Camera

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

20 MP (Front)

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

20 MP (Front)

Battery

3400 mAh

3000 mAh

Expert Rating
User Rating

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General
Launch Date

August 30, 2018 (Expected)

August 30, 2018 (Expected)

Operating System

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Custom UI

MIUI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

Fingerprint Sensor

Quick Charging

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 154.9 mm
Width: 74.8 mm
Thickness: 7.6 mm

Height: 154.9 mm
Width: 74.8 mm
Thickness: 7.6 mm

Weight

175 grams

177 grams

Colours

Black, Blue, Gold, White

Transparent back

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Screen Size

6.21 inches (15.77 cm)

6.21 inches (15.77 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2248 pixels

1080 x 2248 pixels

Pixel Density

402 ppi

402 ppi

Display Type

AMOLED

AMOLED

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

83.77 %

83.77 %

Performance
Best in Class
Best in Class
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845

Processor

Octa core (2.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)

Octa core (2.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 385)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 630

Adreno 630

RAM

6 GB

8 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

No

No

Camera
Excellent
Excellent
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP + 12 MP Dual Primary Cameras

12 MP + 12 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

Phase Detection autofocus

Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

1.8 F

1.8 F

Optical Image Stabilisation

Flash

Dual-color LED Flash

Dual-color LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection

Digital Zoom, Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

20 MP Front Camera

20 MP Front Camera

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3400 mAh

3000 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

No

No

Quick Charging

Quick, v4.0

Quick, v4.0

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

VoLTE

SIM 1

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

SIM 2

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

Bluetooth

v5.0

v5.0

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

(Doesn't support micro-USB)

(Doesn't support micro-USB)

Multimedia
Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

USB Type-C

USB Type-C

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

On-screen

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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