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 Almost the same
Numeric keypad Has a numeric keypad Physical numeric keypad vs None Almost the same
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)


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
Network Fast data transfer
LTE (80 mbps)
Thickness Thin
Q511 mm
Q1010 mm
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Screen resolution High resolution screens
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies
1080p @ 30fps
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
Q55 MP
Q108 MP
FM Radio Neither have built-in FM Radios
Won't pick up any radio stations

Compared to recent smartphones

Pros Cons

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

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


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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.