Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790

1. Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

37 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini vs RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790

1.Distinctly more battery power
1500mAhvs 1230mAh (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
2.Measurably faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1GHzvs 1 x 1GHz (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
3.Significantly bigger screen size
4"vs 2.45" (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Appreciably more RAM memory
1GBvs 0.75GB (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
5.Clearly higher resolution
480 x 800pxvs 480 x 360px (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
6.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
9.9mmvs 11.4mm (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
8.Considerably more internal storage
16GBvs 8GB (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
9.Has a radio
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
10.Measurably faster downloads
21MBits/svs 7.2MBits/s (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
11.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
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.
12.Noticeably better video recording quality
720 x 30fpsvs 480 x 30fps (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
13.Considerably newer Bluetooth version
4vs 2.1 (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
14.Significantly more microphone(s)
2vs 1 (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
15.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
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.
16.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
17.Distinctly smaller semiconductor size
32nmvs 45nm (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
18.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
19.Measurably faster uploads
5.8MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
20.Has a built-in HDR mode
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
21.Has a gyroscope
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
22.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
23.Has a front camera
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
24.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
25.Has a compass
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
26.Can create panoramas in-camera
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
27.Has an accelerometer
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
28.Smaller in the hand
Easier to use.
29.One of the colour options is pebble blue.
Aesthetics are important, too.
Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
Yesvs No (RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790)
Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini
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2. RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790

9 Reasons why RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790 is better

Comparing RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

1.A little bit higher pixel density
245ppivs 233ppi (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
107gvs 120g (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
3.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
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.
4.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
60mmvs 63mm (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
110mmvs 121.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
7.Less body volume
75.2cm³vs 82.9cm³ (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
8.Has a QWERTY keyboard
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
BlackBerry 7.0
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini)
RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790
RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790 specs
RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790 features
RIM BlackBerry Bold 9790 pros and cons
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