16points

RIM BlackBerry 9860

80points

Samsung Galaxy Note 7

RIM BlackBerry 9860
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113 facts in comparison

RIM BlackBerry 9860 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7

RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Why is RIM BlackBerry 9860 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 7?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 34g lighter
    135gvs169g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 11.9mm narrower
    62mmvs73.9mm
  • 33.5mm shorter
    120mmvs153.5mm
  • 4.46% less body volume
    85.56cm³vs89.61483500000003cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 7 better than RIM BlackBerry 9860?

  • 2.85x more battery power
    3500mAhvs1230mAh
  • 15.33x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2.3GHzvs1 x 1.2GHz
  • 2.06x higher pixel density
    518ppivs252ppi
  • 1.54x bigger screen size
    5.7"vs3.7"
  • 3.2GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs0.8GB
  • 2.4x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs5MP
  • 9.6x higher resolution
    1440 x 2560pxvs480 x 800px
  • Has branded damage resistant glass

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

2.Weather sealed
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

3.weight

135g

169g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

11.5mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

62mm

73.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

120mm

153.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

480 x 800px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

3.pixel density

252ppi

518ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

3.7"

5.7"

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 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

3.Uses big.LITTLE technology
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

4.Has out-of-order execution
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

5.Has AES
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.RAM

0.8GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

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Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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)

720 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.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

5.has a flash
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

6.has a front camera
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

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Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

2.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

3.has a radio
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

4.has dedicated media keys
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1230mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

3.wireless charging
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

4.has a battery level indicator
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7
2.Has offline voice recognition
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7
4.Supports Java
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7
5.Is free and open source
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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.has a dedicated Facebook key
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

For example

HTC Cha Cha

3.supports AVCHD format
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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

4.Is a system camera
RIM BlackBerry 9860
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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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