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Blackphone 2

86points

HTC U12+

Blackphone 2
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Blackphone 2 vs HTC U12+

Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

Why is Blackphone 2 better than HTC U12+?

  • 1.8mm thinner
    7.9mmvs9.7mm
  • 4.2mm shorter
    152.4mmvs156.6mm
  • 18.13% less body volume
    91.98cm³vs112.255578cm³
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

Why is HTC U12+ better than Blackphone 2?

  • 14.38% more battery power
    3500mAhvs3060mAh
  • 14.25% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHzvs8 x 2GHz
  • 9.09% bigger screen size
    6"vs5.5"
  • 3GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs3GB
  • 2.15x more megapixels (main camera)
    16MP & 12MPvs13MP
  • 2x higher resolution
    1440 x 2880pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 3.2x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MP & 8MPvs5MP
  • 48GB more internal storage
    64GBvs16GB

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

2.thickness

7.9mm

9.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.width

76.4mm

73.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.Weather sealed
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

5.height

152.4mm

156.6mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

91.98cm³

112.26cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.screen size

5.5"

6"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

2.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2880px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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.

5.has an IPS screen
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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.

6.Has an AMOLED display
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

For example

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

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Performance

1.CPU speed

8 x 2GHz

4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

3GB

6GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

16GB

64GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

10nm (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

16MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

5MP

8MP & 8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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.

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

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

5.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

6.has a BSI sensor
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

2.has a radio
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

5.has dedicated media keys
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3060mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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 an ultra power save mode
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

5.has a rechargeable battery
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.has NFC
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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

2.Is DLNA certified
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

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.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

4.Has a fingerprint scanner
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

5.Bluetooth version

4

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

6.The browser has word wrap
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

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Miscellaneous

1.has sensor shift stabilization
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.

For example

Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite (64GB / 4GB RAM)

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