22points

Apple iPhone 4 32GB

16points

RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

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80 facts in comparison

Apple iPhone 4 32GB vs RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

Why is Apple iPhone 4 32GB better than RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860?

  • 2.2mm thinner
    9.3mmvs11.5mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 3.4mm narrower
    58.6mmvs62mm
  • 4.8mm shorter
    115.2mmvs120mm
  • Has a BSI sensor
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
  • Has a CMOS sensor

Why is RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860 better than Apple iPhone 4 32GB?

  • 50% faster CPU speed
    1 x 1.2GHzvs1 x 0.8GHz
  • 5.71% bigger screen size
    3.7"vs3.5"
  • 0.3GB more RAM memory
    0.8GBvs0.5GB
  • Has an external memory slot
  • 2g lighter
    135gvs137g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 2x faster downloads
    14.4MBits/svs7.2MBits/s
  • Has NFC

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.thickness

9.3mm

11.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.weight

137g

135g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.width

58.6mm

62mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

115.2mm

120mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

62.78cm³

85.56cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

640 x 960px

480 x 800px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

326ppi

252ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

Vivo Y81i

4.screen size

3.5"

3.7"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

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.

6.has an IPS screen
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

Performance

1.RAM

0.5GB

0.8GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

2.CPU speed

1 x 0.8GHz

1 x 1.2GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

3.has an external memory slot
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

4.internal storage

32GB

4GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

45nm

45nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

7nm

Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

5MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has a flash
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

3.has a front camera
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

4.has a two-stage shutter
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.

For example

Huawei Y9 (2018)

5.has a built-in HDR mode
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).

For example

Vivo Y81i

6.has a BSI sensor
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

3.has a radio
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Vivo Y81i

4.has dedicated media keys
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

1418mAh

1230mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Umidigi One Max

3.has a removable battery
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

4.has a battery level indicator
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.download speed

7.2MBits/s

14.4MBits/s

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

1400MBits/s

2.has GPS
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

3.has NFC
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

4.has a gyroscope
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.

5.Is DLNA certified
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

For example

Nokia 8.1

6.Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.supports AVCHD format
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.Is a system camera
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

4.has or is a prime lens
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

A prime lens has a fixed focal length. In general, these are sharper, with a wider aperture.

For example

Samsung Ativ SE

5.has a dedicated Facebook key
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

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