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BlackBerry Q5 BlackBerry Q10

BlackBerry Q5 vs BlackBerry Q10

BlackBerry Q5

Reasons to consider the Q5

4G, BlackBerry-10
Weight Slightly lighter 120 g vs 139 g More than 10% lighter
BlackBerry Q10

Reasons to consider the Q10

4G, RIM BlackBerry OS 10.0
Screen type OLED screen Super AMOLED vs LCD The Q10 has a OLED screen, which are generally brighter and more vivid
Bluetooth Much newer bluetooth support 4.0 vs 1.0 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Multitasking Runs multiple apps at once Yes vs No Switch between running apps, surf the web while talking on skype for example
Wifi Much faster wifi 802.11n (150 mbps) vs 802.11 (0 mbps) Almost the same
App store Includes the BlackBerry App World BlackBerry App World vs None Includes the BlackBerry App World app store, making it easy to add new games and programs
Numeric keypad Has a numeric keypad Physical numeric keypad vs None Numeric keypads make dialing phone numbers fast and easy
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 8 MP vs 5 MP Take photos with 60% more detail for larger prints
Internal storage More internal storage 16 GB vs 8 GB 2x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Processor Faster processor Unknown, 1500 MHz vs Unknown, 1200 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 30% faster)

Competitors

Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Keyboard Have full keyboards
QWERTY keyboard
Screen PPI Very crisp and sharp display of text, images and video
328 PPI
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies
1080p @ 30fps
Screen resolution High resolution screens
720x720
Thickness Thin
Q5:11 mm
Q10:10 mm
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
Network Fast data transfer
LTE (80 mbps)
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
Q5:5 MP
Q10:8 MP
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
Processor Powerful processors, very snappy and responsive
Q5:Unknown, 1200 MHz
Q10:Unknown, 1500 MHz
Internal storage More internal storage than most for storing music, photos and movies
Q5:8 GB
Q10:16 GB
FM Radio Neither have built in FM Radios
Won't pick up any radio stations

Compared to recent smartphones

Pros Cons
Accelerometer Both include an accelerometer
Detects movement for interactive apps

We're not aware of any interesting cons shared by these two products.

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Comments

Which phone do you like, and why?

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Sanjeev Kr Arora (5:13 AM, January 19, 2014)
TrueCaller not available for Q5, You can't make groups in contacts hence sending SMS to group is not possible and even selecting one by one takes too much time. I will not recommend.