25points

Blackphone 2

16points

RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

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Blackphone 2
RIM Blackberry Curve 9360
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Blackphone 2 vs RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

Blackphone 2
RIM Blackberry Curve 9360
Blackphone 2
RIM Blackberry Curve 9360
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Why is Blackphone 2 better than RIM Blackberry Curve 9360?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 3.1mm thinner
    7.9mmvs11mm
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has a BSI sensor
  • 17nm smaller semiconductor size
    28nmvs45nm
  • Supports 64-bit

Why is RIM Blackberry Curve 9360 better than Blackphone 2?

  • Has a removable battery
  • Has NFC
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • 16.4mm narrower
    60mmvs76.4mm
  • 43.4mm shorter
    109mmvs152.4mm
  • 21.76% less body volume
    71.94cm³vs91.982544cm³
  • Has a child lock
  • 1 more flash LEDs
    2vs1

Top specs and features

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

11mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.width

76.4mm

60mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.height

152.4mm

109mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

5.volume

91.98cm³

71.94cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

6.has a QWERTY keyboard
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

480 x 360px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

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"

2.4"

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 Curve 9360

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

Performance

1.RAM

3GB

0.5GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

2.CPU speed

8 x 2GHz

1 x 0.8GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

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

0.5GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

45nm

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

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

7nm

6.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.

Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP

5MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

480 x 15fps

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

3.has a flash
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

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 Curve 9360

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

5.has a two-stage shutter
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A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.

For example

Huawei Y9 (2018)

6.has a built-in HDR mode
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It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).

For example

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

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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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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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

5.has dedicated media keys
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

The music player can be blindly used.

Battery

1.battery power

3060mAh

1000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

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

3.has a removable battery
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

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

4.has a battery level indicator
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

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 Curve 9360

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

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

4.has a gyroscope
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

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.

5.Is DLNA certified
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

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

Nokia 8.1

6.Bluetooth version

4

2.1

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.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

3.has a dedicated Facebook key
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RIM Blackberry Curve 9360

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

4.Is a system camera
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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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