26points

BlackBerry Q5

15points

RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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BlackBerry Q5 vs RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

Why is BlackBerry Q5 better than RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900?

  • 10g lighter
    120gvs130g
  • Has a radio
  • Is DLNA certified
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
  • Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
  • Has manual ISO
  • Has a serial shot mode
  • Has a built-in HDR mode

Why is RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 better than BlackBerry Q5?

  • 0.3mm thinner
    10.5mmvs10.8mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • 5mm shorter
    115mmvs120mm
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    2vs1
  • 6.83% less body volume
    79.69cm³vs85.536cm³
  • 0.14W/kg lower SAR for head (USA)
    1.19W/kgvs1.33W/kg
  • 0.62W/kg lower SAR for head (EU)
    0.76W/kgvs1.38W/kg
  • Has dedicated media keys

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Design

1.weight

120g

130g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

3.thickness

10.8mm

10.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

66mm

66mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

120mm

115mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

85.54cm³

79.69cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.pixel density

329ppi

287ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

3.1"

2.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

720 x 720px

640 x 480px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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)

5.every pixel has three subpixels
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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 a touch screen
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

2 x 1.2GHz

1 x 1.2GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

2GB

0.7GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

8GB

8GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

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Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

5MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

720 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

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1080 x 120fps

3.Has a dual-tone LED flash
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

For example

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

4.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

5.has manual ISO
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

This allows to manually set the ISO level.

6.has a serial shot mode
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.

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Audio

1.has a radio
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

2.number of microphones

1

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

4.has dedicated media keys
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

The music player can be blindly used.

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Battery

1.battery power

2180mAh

1230mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

3.wireless charging
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

4.has a rechargeable battery
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.has NFC
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

2.Is DLNA certified
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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.

3.Bluetooth version

4

2.1

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

4.Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900
5.has a gyroscope
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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.

6.has a child lock
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.

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Miscellaneous

1.supports AVCHD format
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

2.Is a system camera
BlackBerry Q5
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

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