24points

Blackphone 2

38points

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

Blackphone 2
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Blackphone 2 vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

Why is Blackphone 2 better than Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
  • Has a BSI sensor

Why is Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) better than Blackphone 2?

  • 7.84% more battery power
    3300mAhvs3060mAh
  • 0.6mm thinner
    7.3mmvs7.9mm
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Has a radio
  • Has NFC
  • Is DLNA certified
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • 2.3mm narrower
    74.1mmvs76.4mm

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Design

1.thickness

7.9mm

7.3mm

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2.width

76.4mm

74.1mm

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3.height

152.4mm

151.5mm

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4.volume

91.98cm³

81.95cm³

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Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1080 x 1920px

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2.has branded damage resistant glass
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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"

5.5"

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

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4.Has an AMOLED display
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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.

6.has an IPS screen
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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.

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Performance

1.RAM

3GB

3GB

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2.CPU speed

8 x 2GHz

8 x 1.6GHz

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3.has an external memory slot
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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

16GB

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5.Supports 64-bit
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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

13MP

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40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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

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.

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4.front camera megapixels

5MP

5MP

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5.has a flash
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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

6.has a front camera
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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.

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4.has a radio
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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Battery

1.battery power

3060mAh

3300mAh

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2.has a battery level indicator
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.has a rechargeable battery
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)
4.Supports Java
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)
5.Is free and open source
Blackphone 2
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

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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