Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs BlackBerry Z10

Top 15 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

Compared to BlackBerry Z10

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864
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
688
Lighter
Comment
120 g
vs
137 g
17 g lighter
anonymous
478
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
147
Narrower
Comment
63 mm
vs
65.6 mm
2.60 mm narrower
anonymous
136
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
anonymous
92
Shorter
Comment
121.6 mm
vs
130 mm
8.40 mm shorter
anonymous
87
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
Mohamed Ahmed Mazen
7
Smaller in the hand
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Easier to use.
PC Servis Jameesoft
1
Supports S-Beam, S-Note, Smart Stay, Direct call...
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Like the big S3
Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
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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.
anonymous
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
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
216
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
206
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is better than BlackBerry Z10 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 44 Reasons for the

BlackBerry Z10

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

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2806
More battery power
Comment
1800 mAh
vs
1500 mAh
20% more battery power
anonymous
2257
Significantly faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
1.50x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1895
Sizably higher pixel density
Comment
356 ppi
vs
233 ppi
1.53x higher pixel density
anonymous
1521
A shade bigger screen size
Comment
4.2 "
vs
4 "
5% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1436
Lots more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1379
Appreciably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
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1327
Explicitly higher resolution
Comment
1280x768 px
vs
800x480 px
2.56x higher resolution
anonymous
1071
Substantially more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
0.3 MP
6.67x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
817
Every pixel has three subpixels.
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
anonymous
592
A little thinner
Comment
9 mm
vs
9.9 mm
0.90 mm thinner
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
452
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
428
Clearly better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
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332
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Comment
2.2
vs
2.6
Wider aperture at minimum focal length. With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
anonymous
224
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
202
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
187
Clearly smaller semiconductor size
Comment
28 nm
vs
32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
anonymous
159
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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
73
Has manual white balance
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
anonymous
40
Has a QWERTY keyboard
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
Kevin Lawson
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
Kevin Lawson
8
Multicolored Led flash ( LED notification colors)
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Different statuses indicated with different colors,you can also get apps that will let you mix and match the colors , so depending on who's calling , like red/green could be your mom while purple/orange could be work calling and on and on
anonymous
7
Marginally less body volume
Comment
77.22 cm³
vs
82.9 cm³
7.36% less body volume
Kevin Lawson
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 :)
Kevin Lawson
5
Has a built-in HDR mode plus geotag
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Add your GPS location to your phone plus you can turn it on or off , same goes for [url] swipe from the top when in your in camera mode and select setting
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BlackBerry 10
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for BlackBerry 10
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259
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
anonymous
77
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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

BlackBerry Z10 is better than Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini because...

Yes
vs
No

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