BlackBerry Z30 vs Samsung Galaxy S5

Top 27 Reasons for the

BlackBerry Z30

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S5

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2804
A tad more battery power
Comment
2880 mAh
vs
2800 mAh
2.86% more battery power
anonymous
704
Has stereo speakers
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
anonymous
567
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
anonymous
451
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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154
Has manual focus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the focus.
anonymous
147
A shade narrower
Comment
72 mm
vs
72.5 mm
0.50 mm narrower
anonymous
104
Has a HDMI output
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
anonymous
92
A bit shorter
Comment
140.7 mm
vs
142 mm
1.30 mm shorter
Brian Siegle
19
True Multitasking
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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
Vince Fratiani
6
Has FM radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
Daniel Behrendt
5
Blackberry protect
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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 :)
Mostafa Menshawy
4
BlackBerry 10 OS is lag-free
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Daniel Behrendt
2
Supports Adobe flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can turn this feature on or off just go too switch it on at browser's Settings > Display and Actions.
Mostafa Menshawy
2
BlackBerry 10 camera has Timeshifting
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Mostafa Menshawy
2
Has BlackBerry 10 keyboard
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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
Mostafa Menshawy
2
BlackBerry 10 OS
Comment
Yes
vs
No
TRUE Multitasking, fast, powerful, keeps you going, productivity, efficiency
Mostafa Menshawy
2
BlackBerry 10 has BBM
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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
Hayat Ali Shaw
1
It sustains and doesnot collapse
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It collapse
Daniel Behrendt
1
Supports Android Apps
Comment
Yes
vs
No
From OS 10.2.1, it is possible to load Android apps directly to the device
Tams Mina
1
Significantly Cheaper Internet rates
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With this you can browse as long as you want
BlackBerry 10.2
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for BlackBerry 10.2
anonymous
114
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
81
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Florence Collins
12
You can sideload Android apps
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With BlackBerry OS you can sideload apps created for Android.
Alvin Satya Setiawan Ⓥ
5
It supports square format camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can shot 4:3 square photos
Young Selz Mwiz
3
Its smaller, andcan access any apps
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Its more efficient
John Fehr
2
Blackberry is more secure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
From what we understand, ipohone deceitfully offers a back door for those interested in violating users privacy. blackberry doesnt
Graham Fluet
1
Superior Android emulation
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The android emulation in BB10.3 is much more seamless, allowing android apps access to all user docs and files and you can hide Android's back button and use an angled swype gesture instead.

BlackBerry Z30 is better than Samsung Galaxy S5 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 46 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S5

Compared to BlackBerry Z30

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2252
Noticeably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 2.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1.7 GHz
2.94x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1893
Considerably higher pixel density
Comment
432 ppi
vs
295 ppi
46.44% higher pixel density
anonymous
1517
Marginally bigger screen size
Comment
5.1 "
vs
5 "
2% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1375
Considerably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
16 MP
vs
8 MP
2x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
1325
Vastly higher resolution
Comment
1920x1080 px
vs
1280x720 px
2.25x higher resolution
anonymous
862
Has branded damage resistant glass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
anonymous
755
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
687
Lighter
Comment
145 g
vs
170 g
25 g lighter
anonymous
665
Is dustproof and water resistant
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
anonymous
592
Thinner
Comment
8.1 mm
vs
9.4 mm
1.30 mm thinner
anonymous
521
Significantly more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
anonymous
510
Wireless charging
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
anonymous
428
Measurably better video recording quality
Comment
2160 x 30 fps
vs
1080 x 30 fps
2x better video recording quality
anonymous
380
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
anonymous
287
Has an ultra power save mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
anonymous
254
Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
anonymous
198
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
196
Supports ANT+
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
anonymous
193
Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
anonymous
178
Has a CMOS sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
anonymous
172
Has a fingerprint scanner
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
anonymous
166
Supports slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
154
Has a heart rate monitor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A heart rate monitor can help show your fitness levels, enabling you to calculate a suitable intensity of exercise.
anonymous
7
Less body volume
Comment
83 cm³
vs
95.2 cm³
14.70% less body volume
Singh
5
Has super amoled screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Super amoled screens are more black.
Diego Rodríguez
3
Google maps
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Better turn by turn directions than apple maps
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Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 10 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
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574
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
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362
The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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342
Supports widgets
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
anonymous
278
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
230
Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
anonymous
226
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
anonymous
216
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
206
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
125
Distinctly more apps available
Comment
1000000
vs
120000
8.33x more apps available
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC v3
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202
Has integrated LTE
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
anonymous
117
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
anonymous
95
Has dynamic frequency scaling
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Qualcomm Krait 400
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait 400
anonymous
75
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
72
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
anonymous
71
Has out-of-order execution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
anonymous
71
Has TrustZone
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).

Samsung Galaxy S5 is better than BlackBerry Z30 because...

Yes
vs
No

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