Compare BlackBerry Passport vs Sony Xperia XA1

Feature Comparison

  • Sony Xperia XA1 has 10.0% more Screen Size
  • Both BlackBerry Passport and Sony Xperia XA1 have same Internal Storage
  • Both BlackBerry Passport and Sony Xperia XA1 have same RAM
 
BlackBerry Passport
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Spec Score 
100 /100
  
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72 Value For Money Score
79 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.5 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1440 x 1440 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
452.5 PPI 293.72 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm MediaTek   
Processor Speed
2.2GHz 2.3GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MediaTek Helio P20   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 330 Mali-T880 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
13MP 23MP   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 8MP   
Camera Details
Optical Image Stabilization, Back Side Illumination, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, HDR, 1080p HD Video Recording At 60fps Geotagging, Touch focus, Face detection, HDR, Panorama   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, Laser Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), 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 GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
128 x 90.3 x 9.3 45 x 67 x 8   
Weight
196 grams 143 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 White, Black, Gold, Pink   
Build Material
- Metal, Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 22GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 256GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3450mAh 2300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Pump Express+ 2.0   

BlackBerry Passport vs Sony Xperia XA1 Specs

Specs
BlackBerry PassportSony Xperia XA1  
Screen Size 4.5 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 13MP23MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3450mAh2300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP8MP  

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

Sony Xperia XA1 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Runs Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Fairly good battery life
The Bad
  • Low resolution display for the given price
  • Lacks OIS and fingerprint scanner

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This page helps you compare BlackBerry Passport with Sony Xperia XA1. When you see BlackBerry Passport Vs Sony Xperia XA1 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 Sony Xperia XA1 and which one you should buy. The best price of BlackBerry Passport is currently Rs. 19,990. The lowest price for Sony Xperia XA1 is Rs. 15,990. The prices for both these products were updated October 22, 2017.
 
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