86points

HTC U12+

11points

Huawei Ascend Y

13points

RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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Huawei Ascend Y
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HTC U12+ vs Huawei Ascend Y vs RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

Why is HTC U12+ better than Huawei Ascend Y & RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Thickness
    9.7mmvs11.7,14.6mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Has NFC
  • Is DLNA certified
  • Has an IPS screen

Why is Huawei Ascend Y better than HTC U12+ & RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800?

  • Weight
    125gvs188,161g
  • Has a radio
  • Width
    61mmvs73.9,62mm
  • Volume
    83.36cm³vs112.255578,100.4772cm³

Why is RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800 better than HTC U12+ & Huawei Ascend Y?

  • Has a removable battery
  • Height
    111mmvs156.6,116.8mm
  • Has a QWERTY keyboard
  • Has dedicated media keys

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Design

1.weight

188g

125g

161g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

3.thickness

9.7mm

11.7mm

14.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

73.9mm

61mm

62mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

6.height

156.6mm

116.8mm

111mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

537ppi

165ppi

188ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

6"

3.5"

3.2"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

1440 x 2880px

320 x 480px

360 x 480px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

5.every pixel has three subpixels
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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.CPU speed

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

1 x 0.8GHz

1 x 0.6GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

6GB

0.25GB

0.5GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

64GB

2GB

4GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.Has integrated LTE
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

6.Supports 64-bit
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

16MP & 12MP

3.15MP

5MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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.Has a dual-tone LED flash
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

4.has a BSI sensor
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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.

5.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

6.has a two-stage shutter
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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)

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

3.number of microphones

2

1

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

5.has dedicated media keys
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The music player can be blindly used.

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Battery

1.battery power

3500mAh

1400mAh

1300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

3.wireless charging
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.has NFC
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

2.Is DLNA certified
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

5.Bluetooth version

5

2.1

2.1

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

6.The browser has word wrap
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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)

2.has a 24p cinema mode
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.Is a system camera
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

4.supports AVCHD format
HTC U12+
Huawei Ascend Y
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

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

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