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BlackBerry Q5 Sony Xperia V

BlackBerry Q5 vs Sony Xperia V

BlackBerry Q5

Reasons to consider the Q5

4G, BlackBerry-10
Keyboard Has a full keyboard QWERTY keyboard vs None A physical keyboard is great for emailing and typing in general
Talk time Slightly more talk time 12.3 hours vs 7 hours Around 80% more talk time per battery charge
Standby time Slightly more standby time 14 days vs 12.5 days More than 10% more standby time, less frequent charging
Sony Xperia V

Reasons to consider the Xperia V

4G, Android-4.1
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
Camera resolution Much higher resolution camera 13 MP vs 5 MP Take photos with more than 2.5x more detail for larger prints
Wifi Much faster wifi 802.11n (150 mbps) vs 802.11 (0 mbps) Almost the same
FM Radio Built in FM radio Yes vs No Listen to your music and news from your favorite radio stations wherever you are
App store Includes the Android App Market Android App Market vs None Includes the Android App Market app store, making it easy to add new games and programs
Screen type Bright, vivid screen TFT LCD vs LCD Brighter and more vivid colour reproduction
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen 1280x720 vs 720x720 Around 80% higher resolution screen
Processor Faster processor Unknown, 1500 MHz vs Unknown, 1200 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 30% faster)
Screen size Larger screen 4.3" vs 3.1" More than 60% larger screen
Screen PPI Slightly higher PPI screen 341 PPI vs 328 PPI Almost the same

Competitors

BlackBerry Q5 BlackBerry Q10 Q5 vs Q10
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BlackBerry Q5 BlackBerry Z10 Q5 vs Z10
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Sony Xperia C Sony Xperia V Xperia V vs Xperia C
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini 3G Sony Xperia V Xperia V vs Galaxy S4 Mini
Sony Xperia V Samsung Galaxy S III I9300 Xperia V vs Galaxy S III

Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Screen PPI Very crisp and sharp display of text, images and video
Q5:328 PPI
Xperia V:341 PPI
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies
1080p @ 30fps
Screen resolution High resolution screens
Q5:720x720
Xperia V:1280x720
Thickness Thin
11 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
Xperia V:13 MP
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
Processor Powerful processors, very snappy and responsive
Q5:Unknown, 1200 MHz
Xperia V:Unknown, 1500 MHz
Internal storage More internal storage than most for storing music, photos and movies
8 GB
Numeric keypad Neither has a numeric keypad
Its often harder to dial numbers with a touch screen or keyboard

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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