Compare BlackBerry Priv vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)'s got 5.0% more Screen Size
  • Both BlackBerry Priv and Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) have same Internal Storage
  • Both BlackBerry Priv and Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) have same RAM
 
BlackBerry Priv
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
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Spec Score 
53 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
60 Value For Money Score
88 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.4 inch 5.7 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
543.9 PPI 386 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 1.9GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 Exynos 7880   
Processor Type
Hexa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 418 Mali-T830 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
18MP 16MP   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 16MP   
Camera Details
Optical Image Stabilization, Phase Detection Autofocus, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
- Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touch and Type Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
GPS, FM Radio Water Resistance, Dust Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
147 x 77.2 x 9.4 156.8 x 77.6 x 7.9   
Weight
192 grams 186 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black Blue Mist, Peach Cloud, Gold Sand, Black Sky   
Build Material
Polycarbonate Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- -   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
2TB 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 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3410mAh 3600mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- Yes   

BlackBerry Priv vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) Specs

Specs
BlackBerry PrivSamsung Galaxy A7 (2017)  
Screen Size 5.4 inch5.7 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 18MP16MP  
RAM 3GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3410mAh3600mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP16MP  

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Water and dust resitant
  • Great battery life
  • Premium solid build quality
The Bad
  • Slippery glass back
  • Performance could have been better
  • Sluggish camera app

BlackBerry Priv Pros & Cons

The Good
  • The device comes with both a Touchscreen and Physical QWERTY keyboard
  • Finally a BlackBerry device running Android
  • The slide out mechanism on the phone is a nice throwback to good old days
  • Premium build quality and feels solid all around
  • Subtle tweaks like bringing BlackBerry Hub to Android are really useful
The Bad
  • Lacks modern day features like fingerprint scanner
  • With the keyboard out, the phone feels top heavy and is not best for one handed usage
  • Front camera lacks details
  • Despite close to stock Android, the performance is not the most fluid
  • Physical keyboard feels too narrow and squeezed

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This page helps you compare BlackBerry Priv with Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017). When you see BlackBerry Priv Vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) 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 Priv stands against Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) and which one you should buy. The best price of BlackBerry Priv is currently Rs. 27,900. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) is Rs. 20,990. The prices for both these products were updated October 17, 2017.
 
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