32points

BlackBerry Z10

91points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

BlackBerry Z10
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138 facts in comparison

BlackBerry Z10 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
32
points
91
points

Why is BlackBerry Z10 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
  • 58g lighter
    137gvs195g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 9.2mm narrower
    65.6mmvs74.8mm
  • 32.5mm shorter
    130mmvs162.5mm
  • 26.58% less body volume
    76.75cm³vs104.533cm³
  • Has a HDMI output

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than BlackBerry Z10?

  • 1.83x more battery power
    3300mAhvs1800mAh
  • 5.33x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.7GHzvs2 x 1.5GHz
  • 46.35% higher pixel density
    521ppivs356ppi
  • 1.5x bigger screen size
    6.3"vs4.2"
  • 4GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs2GB
  • 3x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs8MP
  • 4.34x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs768 x 1280px
  • 4x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs2MP

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

2.Weather sealed
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

137g

195g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

9mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

65.6mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

130mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

768 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

356ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

4.screen size

4.2"

6.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. 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 AMOLED display
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.Has integrated graphics
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

For example

ZTE Blade V8 16GB

4.Has AES
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

2GB

6GB

Best

Huawei Nova 4

128GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

3.front camera megapixels

2MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Honor 10i

32MP

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 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

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

5.widest aperture

f/2.2

f/2.4 & f/1.7

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

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.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

4.Has a radio
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

For example

Lenovo Z5 Pro 64GB

5.Has dedicated media keys
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

1800mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.has a removable battery
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

4.Supports fast charging
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

5.has a battery level indicator
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
2.Has offline voice recognition
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
4.Is free and open source
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
6.Has sharing intents
BlackBerry Z10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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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