Comparison between:
- Apple iPhone 7 Plus
- Huawei nova Y91

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Apple iPhone 7 PlusHuawei nova Y91
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Prices
Huawei nova Y91
Model aliasA1661
A1784
A1785
A1786
STG-LX2
STG-LX1

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width77.9 mm
7.79 cm
0.256 ft
3.067 in
79.9 mm
7.99 cm
0.262 ft
3.146 in
Height158.2 mm
15.82 cm
0.519 ft
6.228 in
171.6 mm
17.16 cm
0.563 ft
6.756 in
Thickness7.3 mm
0.73 cm
0.024 ft
0.287 in
8.9 mm
0.89 cm
0.029 ft
0.35 in
Weight188 g
0.41 lbs
6.63 oz
214 g
0.47 lbs
7.55 oz
Volume89.96 cm³
5.46 in³
122.03 cm³
7.41 in³
ColorsBlack
Silver
Rose-gold
Gold
Red
Starry Black
Moonlight Silver
Body materialsAluminium alloyPlastic
CertificationIP67-

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIM
Nano-SIM / microSD
Number of SIM cards12
Features-Dual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2)
CDMACDMA 800 MHz (A1661)
CDMA 1700/2100 MHz (A1661)
CDMA 1900 MHz (A1661)
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CDMA20001xEV-DO Rev. A (A1661)-
W-CDMA-W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)
W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)
TD-SCDMATD-SCDMA 1900 MHz (A1661)
TD-SCDMA 2000 MHz (A1661)
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UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
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LTELTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE AWS (B4)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 800 MHz (B18)
LTE 800 MHz (B19)
LTE 800 MHz (B20)
LTE 1900+ MHz (B25)
LTE 800 MHz (B26)
LTE 800 MHz SMR (B27)
LTE 700 MHz APT (B28)
LTE 700 MHz de (B29)
LTE 2300 MHz (B30)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B13)
LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28)
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B66)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 9
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)iOS 10
iOS 11.4
Android 13
User interface (UI)-EMUI 13 with HMS

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCApple A10 Fusion APL1W24Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 (SM6225)
Process technology16 nm6 nm
CPU-4x 2.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.9 GHz ARM Cortex-A53 (Kryo 265)
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8.2-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)64 KB + 64 KB-
Level 2 cache memory (L2)3072 KB
3 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
Level 3 cache memory (L3)4096 KB
4 MB
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CPU cores48
CPU frequency2370 MHz2400 MHz
GPUPowerVRQualcomm Adreno 610
GPU cores6-
GPU frequency-1114 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB8 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR4X
RAM channels-Double channel
RAM frequency-2133 MHz
M10 motion coprocessor-

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage32 GB
128 GB
256 GB
128 GB
256 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

Types-microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPS
Diagonal size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
6.95 in
176.53 mm
17.65 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.88 in
73.05 mm
7.3 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
6.33 in
160.71 mm
16.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
2.2:1
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1080 x 2376 pixels
Pixel density401 ppi
157 ppcm
376 ppi
147 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area67.89 %85.9 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Ion-strengthtened glass
Retina HD display
Force Touch
1300:1 contrast ratio
625 cd/m²
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
LED-backlit
2.5D curved glass screen
90 Hz refresh rate
270 Hz touch sampling rate

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Gravity
-Side-mounted fingerprint sensor

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor modelSony Exmor RS-
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSI
Aperturef/1.8 - 2.8f/1.8
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.99 mm-
Number of lenses6-
Flash type-LED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
8192 x 6144 pixels
50.33 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Flash type - Quad LED
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
1080p @ 60 fps
720p @ 240 fps
Secondary rear camera - 12 MP
Secondary rear camera - 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSI
Aperturef/2.2f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent2.87 mm-
Image resolution3088 x 2320 pixels
7.16 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
Features-Face unlock
Face detection

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Cirrus Logic 338S00105
Cirrus Logic 338S00220
HAC (M3/T4) - Hearing Aid Comaptibility
Huawei Histen 8.1

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
Wi-Fi
Cell ID
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
Galileo
QZSS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display
MiMO-

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.25.0
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector type-USB Type-C
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Proprietary
Charging
Mass storage

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackNoNo

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AIFF
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MPEG-4
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity2900 mAh7000 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time21 h
1260 min
0.9 days
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2G stand-by time384 h
23040 min
16 days
-
3G talk time21 h
1260 min
0.9 days
-
3G stand-by time384 h
23040 min
16 days
-
Charger output power-10 V / 2.25 A
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)1.34 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)0.95 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)1.19 W/kg-
Body SAR (USA)1.17 W/kg-

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional featuresA1661 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 1.340 W/kg; body - 0.950 W/kg
A1661 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.190 W/kg; body - 1.170 W/kg
A1784 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 1.240 W/kg; body - 1.000 W/kg
A1784 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.190 W/kg; body - 1.190 W/kg
A1785 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 0.960 W/kg; body - 1.290 W/kg
A1785 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.190 W/kg; body - 1.190 W/kg
A1786 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) EU: head - 1.340 W/kg; body - 0.950 W/kg
A1786 - SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) US: head - 1.190 W/kg; body - 1.170 W/kg
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