Compare Nokia N8 vs BlackBerry Q5

Feature Comparison

  • The Screen Size on Nokia N8 is 11.0% more
  • Nokia N8's 16GB Internal Storage is more than BlackBerry Q5's 8GB Internal Storage
  • BlackBerry Q5's got 87.0% more RAM
 
Nokia N8
BlackBerry Q5
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Spec Score 
74 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
49 Value For Money Score
53 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
3.5 inch 3.1 inch   
Screen Resolution
640 x 360 pixels 720 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
209.8 PPI 328.5 PPI   
Screen Protection
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
- -   
Processor Speed
680MHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
- -   
Processor Type
- Dual-Core   
RAM
256MB 2GB   
Graphics
- -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 5MP   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 1MP   
Camera Details
Carl Zeiss optics, autofocus, Xenon, 1/1.83'' Sensor Size, ND Filter, Geo-Tagging, Face Detection 2592x1944 Pixels   
Video Recording Resolution
HD Video Recording (720p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Symbian BlackBerry   
OS Version
- -   
OS Detail
Symbian BELLE BlackBerry OS 10   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touch and Type   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
FM Radio FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
113.5 x 59.1 x 12.9 120 x 66 x 10.8   
Weight
135 grams 120 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Gray Red, Black, White   
Build Material
Plastic -   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 8GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- -   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
32GB 32GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Mini (Normal) SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Mini SIM -   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1200mAh 2180mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes Yes   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- -   

Nokia N8 vs BlackBerry Q5 Specs

Specs
Nokia N8BlackBerry Q5  
Screen Size 3.5 inch3.1 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP5MP  
RAM 256MB2GB  
Battery Capacity 1200mAh2180mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP1MP  

BlackBerry Q5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • The physical keyboard is one of the best keyboards to type on mobile
  • Battery backup easily gets you by a whole day
  • Screen is bright and colours are true, good outdoor visibility
  • Due to the space between screen & top of keyboard, there is room for gestures unlike on Q10
The Bad
  • The squared aspect ratio of the screen is awkward and takes time to get used to
  • App ecosystem on Blackberry in general is poor
  • The design has no flair and the phone feels a little cheap
  • Performance is not the most fluid, as there are stutters in UI

Nokia N8 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • The camera is in a class of its own, when it comes to stills and videos both
  • Beautiful Aluminum shell gives the phone premium look and feel
  • AMOLED screen ensures good colour reproduction
  • The screen has Gorilla Glass protection
The Bad
  • The UI on Symbian is still fairly laggy
  • The portrait orientation lacks option to type in QWERTY keyboard
  • Battery is not user replaceable

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This page helps you compare Nokia N8 with BlackBerry Q5. When you see Nokia N8 Vs BlackBerry Q5 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 Nokia N8 stands against BlackBerry Q5 and which one you should buy. The lowest price for BlackBerry Q5 is Rs. 7,250. The prices for both these products were updated August 20, 2017.
 
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