Comparing Samsung Galaxy S5 vs BlackBerry Z30

1. Samsung Galaxy S5

53 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S5 is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S5 vs BlackBerry Z30

1.Significantly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.5GHzvs 2 x 1.7GHz (BlackBerry Z30)
2.Significantly higher pixel density
432ppivs 295ppi (BlackBerry Z30)
3.Measurably bigger screen size
5.1"vs 5" (BlackBerry Z30)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Explicitly more megapixels (photo)
16MPvs 8MP (BlackBerry Z30)
5.Clearly higher resolution
1,080 x 1,920pxvs 720 x 1,280px (BlackBerry Z30)
6.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
145gvs 170g (BlackBerry Z30)
8.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
8.1mmvs 9.4mm (BlackBerry Z30)
10.Is dustproof and water resistant
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
11.Significantly more internal storage
32GBvs 16GB (BlackBerry Z30)
12.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
13.Clearly better video recording quality
2,160 x 30fpsvs 1,080 x 30fps (BlackBerry Z30)
14.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
15.Has an ultra power save mode
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.
16.Weather sealed
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
17.Has a fingerprint scanner
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
18.Supports ANT+
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
19.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
20.Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
21.Has a heart rate monitor
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
22.Supports slow motion video recording
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
23.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
24.Significantly less body volume
83cm³vs 95.2cm³ (BlackBerry Z30)
25.Smart stay
the screen switchws off if you are not looking at it
26.Ultra Power Saving
10% of the battery can standby up to 1 day
27.Super AMOLED display
Super AMOLED screen relatively more power efficient than the IPS, TFT and LCD screens
28.Heart Rate Monitor
The heart rate monitor can measure your heartbeat, SpO2, and stress level to make you stay fit
29.Multi Window
30.Selective Focus
You can set the blur effect with selective focus
31.S Finder
Search and find any thing you want in your device
32.IP67 certified
Water resistant and dust proof
33.Multi Windows
You can open many applications in one screen with multi windows
34.Small market for turbo hinders support, accessories
Turbo is Verizon only, limiting accessories and droid community support (smaller user base}.
35.Has extra touch sensitivety
Beacuse you can use the samsung with gloves on whereas on the other you cannot
36.TSP Hovering
Interactions with screen without even touching it. Finger levitating few cm over screen can control certain things on the device like Video Player, S Apps, Contacts preview and more
37.Recetion is far better with the galaxy.
two phones sitting side by side in dodger stadium one can make a calls to other patrons in the ballpark one phone cannot reach 3 sections and 20 rows down. ( the iPhone )
38.Its back
on the S to the S5 you can take off the back cover unlike the S6
39.Turbo camera cannot be remove from lock screed
Owners can't protect the photo content on their phone
40.IR support
Allows phone to replace AV remotes
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yesvs No (BlackBerry Z30)
Samsung Galaxy S5
Samsung Galaxy S5 specs
Samsung Galaxy S5 features
Samsung Galaxy S5 pros and cons
Samsung Galaxy S5 advantages
Samsung Galaxy S5 disadvantages

2. BlackBerry Z30

24 Reasons why BlackBerry Z30 is better

Comparing BlackBerry Z30 vs Samsung Galaxy S5

1.Slightly more battery power
2880mAhvs 2800mAh (Samsung Galaxy S5)
2.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S5)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
3.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S5)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
4.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S5)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
72mmvs 72.5mm (Samsung Galaxy S5)
140.7mmvs 142mm (Samsung Galaxy S5)
7.Has manual focus
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S5)
This allows to manually set the focus.
8.Has a HDMI output
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S5)
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
9.True Multitasking
This means I can run a lot of apps in real time with 100% uptime,so I can call someone swipe up go on the browser look something up while still talking, swipe up again to keep playing a game while still talking, so forth and so on
10.Has FM radio
With OS 10.2.1, an FM radio is enabled in the music player, using a headphone cable as the antenna. Radio audio can be routed through headphones or phone speaker.
11.Blackberry protect
You can locate your device using the Blackberry Protect website ,then from there you can wipe it, send a message to it, sent a tone to it or even find it by GPS ,it's a really cool feature and it's free :)
12.BlackBerry 10 OS is lag-free
13.BlackBerry 10 camera has Timeshifting
14.BlackBerry 10 has BBM
BBM is cross-platform, providing the best voice quality and speed in BBM voice. Unlike iMessage or Facetime which are only available for Apple products
15.Has BlackBerry 10 keyboard
BlackBerry 10 soft keyboard is better than any Android or iOS soft keyboard. A company copied the layout and made an attachable bluetooth keyboard for iPhone. That proves how amazing this keyboard is
16.Supports Adobe flash
You can turn this feature on or off just go too switch it on at browser's Settings > Display and Actions.
17.BlackBerry 10 OS
TRUE Multitasking, fast, powerful, keeps you going, productivity, efficiency
18.Supports Android Apps
From OS 10.2.1, it is possible to load Android apps directly to the device
19.Significantly Cheaper Internet rates
With this you can browse as long as you want
20.It sustains and doesnot collapse
it collapse
BlackBerry 10.2
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S5)
BlackBerry Z30
BlackBerry Z30 specs
BlackBerry Z30 features
BlackBerry Z30 pros and cons
BlackBerry Z30 advantages
BlackBerry Z30 disadvantages