25points

RIM BlackBerry 10

95points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

RIM BlackBerry 10
Comparison winner
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136 facts in comparison

RIM BlackBerry 10 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
25
points
95
points

Why is RIM BlackBerry 10 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a radio
  • 6.8mm narrower
    68mmvs74.8mm
  • 26.5mm shorter
    136mmvs162.5mm
  • 21.71% less body volume
    81.84cm³vs104.533cm³
  • Has a HDMI output

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than RIM BlackBerry 10?

  • 17.86% more battery power
    3300mAhvs2800mAh
  • 1.65x higher pixel density
    521ppivs316ppi
  • 35.48% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs4.65"
  • 4GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs2GB
  • 3x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs8MP
  • 4.63x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1280 x 720px
  • 4x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs2MP
  • Has branded damage resistant glass

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

2.Weather sealed
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.thickness

8.85mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

68mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

136mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

81.84cm³

104.53cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

1280 x 720px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

316ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

4.screen size

4.65"

6.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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 AMOLED display
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

For example

ZTE Blade V8 16GB

4.Has AES
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

2GB

6GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

8MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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 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

2MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

6.Has laser autofocus
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

For example

Huawei Mate 10 Dual SIM

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.number of microphones

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 radio
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

2800mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

3.has a removable battery
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.Supports fast charging
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

5.has a battery level indicator
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
2.Has offline voice recognition
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.Supports Java
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
5.Is free and open source
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.supports AVCHD format
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
RIM BlackBerry 10
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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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