25points

Blackphone 2

15points

RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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Blackphone 2 vs RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

Blackphone 2
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900
Blackphone 2
RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

Why is Blackphone 2 better than RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • 2.6mm thinner
    7.9mmvs10.5mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has a BSI sensor
  • Supports 64-bit
  • Has a gyroscope

Why is RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 better than Blackphone 2?

  • Has a removable battery
  • Has NFC
  • 10.4mm narrower
    66mmvs76.4mm
  • 37.4mm shorter
    115mmvs152.4mm
  • 13.28% less body volume
    79.69cm³vs91.982544cm³
  • Has a child lock
  • Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
  • You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen

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Design

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

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.thickness

7.9mm

10.5mm

Best

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4.6mm

3.width

76.4mm

66mm

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42mm

4.height

152.4mm

115mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

5.volume

91.98cm³

79.69cm³

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36.17cm³

6.has a QWERTY keyboard
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Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

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Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

640 x 480px

Best

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2160 x 4320px

2.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.

3.screen size

5.5"

2.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

4.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.

5.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.

6.has a touch screen
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RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

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Performance

1.RAM

3GB

0.7GB

Best

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10GB

2.CPU speed

8 x 2GHz

1 x 1.2GHz

Best

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10 x 2.6GHz

3.has an external memory slot
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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

8GB

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1024GB

5.Supports 64-bit
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A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

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.

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1080 x 120fps

3.has a flash
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A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

4.has a front camera
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RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

5.has a BSI sensor
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RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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.

6. more flash LEDs

1

1

Multi-LED camera flashes use LED lights which have different color temperatures (warm light and cool light), improving the color balance based on the conditions in which the photos are taken.

Best

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6

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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.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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
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It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

5.has dedicated media keys
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The music player can be blindly used.

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Battery

1.battery power

3060mAh

1230mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
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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

3.has a removable battery
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RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

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

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

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Features

1.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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.

2.has GPS
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RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

3.Has WiFi
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The device can connect to WiFi.

4.has NFC
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RIM BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900

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

5.has a gyroscope
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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.Is DLNA certified
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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.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Miscellaneous

1.supports AVCHD format
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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
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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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