Compare BlackBerry Passport vs Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL)

Feature Comparison

  • Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL) has 13.0% more Screen Size
  • Both BlackBerry Passport and Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL) have same Internal Storage
  • RAM of BlackBerry Passport is the same as Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL)
 
BlackBerry Passport
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Spec Score 
100 /100
99 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
72 Value For Money Score
77 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.5 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1440 x 1440 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
452.5 PPI 282 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm MediaTek   
Processor Speed
2.2GHz 1.5GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MediaTek MT6750   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Mali-T860 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 13MP   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 8MP   
Camera Details
Optical Image Stabilization, Back Side Illumination, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, HDR, 1080p HD Video Recording At 60fps -   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) -   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, Dual LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
BlackBerry Android   
OS Version
- Android 7.0 Nougat   
OS Detail
BlackBerry OS 10.2 -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touch and Type Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Stereo Speakers, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
128 x 90.3 x 9.3 149.5 x 73.7 x 8.85   
Weight
196 grams 175 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White Stan Gold, Black   
Build Material
- Metal   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- 1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months for Accessories   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- -   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 2TB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Micro SIM, Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- Yes   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3450mAh 5000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- -   

BlackBerry Passport vs Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL) Specs

Specs
BlackBerry PassportAsus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL)  
Screen Size 4.5 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP13MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3450mAh5000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP8MP  

Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Magnificent battery life
  • Solid build quality
  • Rear camera delivers satisfactory output
  • Latest Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box
The Bad
  • Average overall perfromance
  • Tons of bloatware pre-installed

BlackBerry Passport Pros & Cons

The Good
  • One of the very few smartphones to come with a built in QWERTY keyboard
  • Excellent battery life
  • Feels extremely premium in hand
  • Interesting use case where the keyboard doubles up as a mouse too
  • Outdoor visibility of the screen is fantastic
The Bad
  • Awkward shape
  • Impossible to use with one hand
  • The keyboard is not up to the usual high standards that BlackBerry has set in the past
  • App ecosystem is still very weak
  • Poor media playback experience

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This page helps you compare BlackBerry Passport with Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL). When you see BlackBerry Passport Vs Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL) comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how BlackBerry Passport stands against Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL) and which one you should buy. The best price of BlackBerry Passport is currently Rs. 19,999. The lowest price for Asus ZenFone 3S Max (ZC521TL) is Rs. 11,999. The prices for both these products were updated August 21, 2017.
 
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