25points

Blackphone 2

88points

HTC U12+

26points

Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

Blackphone 2
Comparison winner
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus
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135 facts in comparison

Blackphone 2 vs HTC U12+ vs Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus
25
points
88
points
26
points

Why is Blackphone 2 better than HTC U12+ & Samsung Galaxy SII Plus?

  • Thickness
    7.9mmvs9.7,8.5mm

Why is HTC U12+ better than Blackphone 2 & Samsung Galaxy SII Plus?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Has NFC
  • Weather sealed
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
  • Is a multi-user system

Why is Samsung Galaxy SII Plus better than Blackphone 2 & HTC U12+?

  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Width
    66.1mmvs76.4,73.9mm
  • Height
    125.3mmvs152.4,156.6mm
  • Has an AMOLED display
  • Volume
    70.4cm³vs91.982544,112.255578cm³

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

2.Weather sealed
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

3.thickness

7.9mm

9.7mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

76.4mm

73.9mm

66.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

152.4mm

156.6mm

125.3mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

91.98cm³

112.26cm³

70.4cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2880px

480 x 800px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

3.screen size

5.5"

6"

4.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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 AMOLED display
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

6.has an IPS screen
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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.Has integrated LTE
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

4.Has AES
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

3GB

6GB

1GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

13MP

16MP & 12MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

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.front camera megapixels

5MP

8MP & 8MP

2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

6.Has laser autofocus
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

A laser autofocus system quickly determines the depth of the subject you want to focus on, allowing you to take photos much faster.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

3.number of microphones

2

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
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

3060mAh

3500mAh

1650mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

3.wireless charging
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

4.has a removable battery
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

5.Supports fast charging
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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.

6.has a battery level indicator
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus
2.Has offline voice recognition
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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

3.Supports Java
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus
5.Is free and open source
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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.

Miscellaneous

1.Is a system camera
Blackphone 2
HTC U12+
Samsung Galaxy SII Plus

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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