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CAT S60 (Single-sim) vs CAT S61 (Dual-sim)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between CAT S60 vs CAT S61 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare CAT S61 X01CAT S60 (Single-sim)
CAT S60 (Single-sim)
4.7"
TFT

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3800
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare CAT S60 X20CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

16
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is CAT S61 (Dual-sim)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


01 Advantages CAT S60 (Single-sim)
S60 (Single-sim)vsS61 (Dual-sim)
 2%2%
+Thinner
12.7 millimeters (0.5 inches)vs13 millimeters (0.51 inches)

20 Advantages CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
S61 (Dual-sim)vsS60 (Single-sim)
 63%63%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4vs3GB LPDDR3
 145%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (54GB user available)vs32GB (22GB user available)
 37%37%
+Lighter
163 grams (5.71 ounces)vs223 grams (7.81 ounces)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT LCD
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 36%36%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs312 PPI
 11%11%
+Larger screen
5.2"vs4.7"
 25%25%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 16MPvs(back) 13MP
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF on back camera and autofocus front cameravsAutofocus
 63%63%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 5MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 8.0 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.0 OreovsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
 3 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
 18%18%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4500 mAhvs3800 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.1 version A2DP

26 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
Dual LED flash
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
NFC
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go / USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 4 / Gorilla Glass 5
IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
ModelS60 (Single-sim)S61 (Dual-sim)
Also known asCaterpillar S60 smartphone, CAT S60 4G LTE Single-simCaterpillar S61, CAT S61 Dual-sim
Country or region availableSouth AfricaCanadaUSAVarious (International)
BrandCATCAT
Release dateApril, 2016February, 2018
Depth12.7 millimeters (0.5 inches)13 millimeters (0.51 inches)
Size (width x height)73.4 x 147.9 millimeters (2.89 x 5.82 in)76 x 150 millimeters (2.99 x 5.91 in)
Weight223 grams (7.81 ounces)163 grams (5.71 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsStainless steel and plastic body, front glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30min
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
IP68 certified: dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30min
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
Operating system (OS)CAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SDM630 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 405 550MhzQualcomm Adreno 508 650Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4
Internal storage32GB (22GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (54GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size4.7" inches5.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~56.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)312 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4Gorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUSA/Canada version:
UMTS 850/1700/1900

South Africa version:
UMTS 850/900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4

USA/Canada version:
LTE (Bands 2, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17)

South Africa version:
LTE (Bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 20)
LTE Cat12

Global version:
LTE 700/800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8,19,20,26,28)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)

USA version:
LTE 700/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,25,26,28,29,66)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps600/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
Main camera13 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF on back camera and autofocus front camera
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
Front camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Black
- FLIR Thermal Imaging back camera
- Quick Charge 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Water resistant up to 5 meters and 60min
- Drop-to-concrete resistance up to 1.8m (6ft)
- Operating Temp: -25°C (-13°F) to 55°C (131°F)
- Colors: Black
- FLIR Thermal Imaging back camera
- Quick Charge 4.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Drop-to-concrete resistance up to 1.8 meters
Power supply and autonomyCAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3800 mAh4500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18Wfeature not registered
Talk time1800 minutes | 30 hours | 1.3 daysfeature not registered
Standby61920 minutes | 1032 hours | 43 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)CAT S60 (Single-sim)CAT S61 (Dual-sim)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered