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BlackBerry Aurora

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BlackBerry Aurora review: specs and price

BlackBerry Aurora
BlackBerry Aurora

Why is BlackBerry Aurora better than the average?

  • Battery power
    3000mAhvs2656.05mAh
  • Screen size
    5.5"vs5.07"
  • RAM
    4GBvs2.22GB
  • Megapixels
    13MPvs11.67MP
  • Front camera megapixels
    8MPvs5.36MP
  • Internal storage
    32GBvs29.52GB
  • Thickness
    8.5mmvs8.96mm
  • Widest aperture
    f/2 vsf/2.0173591549295478

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Design

1.weight

178g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.thickness

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.width

76.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.height

152mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

5.volume

99.23cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

267ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

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

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

4.screen size

5.5"

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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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
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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.

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
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The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.RAM speed

667MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
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With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

4.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Motorola Moto G6 Play (Qualcomm Snapdragon 427)

8

5.Has out-of-order execution
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Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

For example

Cat S41

6.maximum memory bandwidth

5.3GB/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917)

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.

Best

Sony Xperia XZ2 Dual SIM

29.9GB/s

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

For example

Huawei Mate 20 X

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
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A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

5.front camera megapixels

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

6.widest aperture

f/2

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.

Best

HTC U12+ 128GB

1.4 & 2.6f

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a radio
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It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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2.Has offline voice recognition
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Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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4.Supports Java
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5.Is free and open source
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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.

6.Has sharing intents
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If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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