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Samsung Galaxy S3 vs BlackBerry Z10

Top 23 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to BlackBerry Z10

anonymous
2132
More battery power
Comment
2100 mAh
vs
1800 mAh
16.67% more battery power
anonymous
1632
Sizably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
2 x 1.5 GHz
1.87x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1053
Bigger screen size
Comment
4.8 "
vs
4.2 "
14.29% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
611
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
386
Slightly lighter
Comment
133 g
vs
137 g
4 g lighter
anonymous
368
Slightly thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
9 mm
0.40 mm thinner
anonymous
132
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
102
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
anonymous
94
Vastly lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.55 W/kg
vs
1.07 W/kg
0.52 W/kg lower SAR for head (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
anonymous
75
Measurably lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
0.21 W/kg
vs
0.87 W/kg
0.66 W/kg lower SAR for head (EU). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
Paweł Sapek
5
Supports NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC enables wireless payments through your device. You can also connect two NFC enabled devices just by touching them with each other.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 8 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
anonymous
309
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
225
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
82
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
79
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
72
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
66
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Aiden Richardson
35
Sharing menu
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
anonymous
73
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
ARM Cortex-A9
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for ARM Cortex-A9
anonymous
49
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
45
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).
anonymous
43
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.

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

Yes
vs
No

Top 31 Reasons for the

BlackBerry Z10

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

anonymous
1350
Higher pixel density
Comment
356 ppi
vs
306 ppi
16.34% higher pixel density
anonymous
1172
A lot more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
963
Plenty higher resolution
Comment
1280x768 px
vs
1280x720 px
6.67% higher resolution
anonymous
690
Reasonably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.9 MP
5.26% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
614
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
494
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
326
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
228
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
139
Vastly 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
107
Distinctly lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
1.07 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.42 W/kg lower SAR for body (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
anonymous
91
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.
Kevin Lawson
18
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
Salman Qadeer
6
Has a Micro SD slot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The BlackBerry Z10 support MIcro SD upto 64 GB. The Iphone does not have a slot at all.
Kevin Lawson
4
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
4
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
Kevin Lawson
4
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
Kevin Lawson
4
Suports 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.
Kevin Lawson
3
Better security
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You might have seen in the news that the President Obama only uses a Blackberry phone that's because it has far more better security then anyone else .
Aditya Bhaskar
2
Better optimized OS
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Touchwiz isn't all that smooth and stable
Kevin Lawson
2
Put your contact details on your lock screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
By going to Settings > Display, you can add your name or whatever so if someone finds you phone they know how to get a hold of you
Salman Qadeer
1
The keyboard has more features
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The keyboard is considered as the best of the kind in bb10. With its ability to learn new words and automatically predict your next word
Kevin Lawson
1
Has Blackberry hub
Comment
Yes
vs
No
BlackBerry Hub gathers all of the messages and notifications that you receive from your different accounts into one convenient location,just swipe up and to the right at anytime no matter what app your in or what your doing to see
Don Stone
1
The z10 has hot spot sharing
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Not economical on s5
Salman Qadeer
0
A removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Kevin Lawson
0
Timeshift
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Takes a bunch of little pictures so from one photo so you can choose the best one,pretty cool feature
Kevin Lawson
0
Night Time Clock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Just swipe down from the top when your lock screen is on or when you go into your [url] feature because it turns off your notifications when your night time clock is on ,it's also easy on the eyes
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BlackBerry 10
Yes
vs
No
Top 5 Reasons for BlackBerry 10
anonymous
206
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
72
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
44
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
8
You can sideload Android apps
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With BlackBerry OS you can sideload apps created for Android.
Alvin Satya Setiawan Ⓥ
2
It supports square format camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can shot 4:3 square photos

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

Yes
vs
No

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