Compare Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB vs BlackBerry Q5

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB has 4.8 inch Screen Size and BlackBerry Q5 has 3.1 inch Screen Size
  • Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB has 16GB Internal Storage, whereas BlackBerry Q5 has 8GB Internal Storage
  • The RAM on BlackBerry Q5 is 50.0% more
 
Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB
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Spec Score 
100 /100
84 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
59 Value For Money Score
59 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.8 inch 3.1 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 720 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
306 PPI 328.5 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 2 -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos -   
Processor Speed
1.4GHz 1.2GHz   
Processor
Exynos 4412 -   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Dual-Core   
RAM
1GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-400 MPGX6650 -   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 5MP   
Front Camera Resolution
1.9MP 1MP   
Camera Details
LED Flash, Simultaneous HD Video And Image Recording, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Image Stabilization. 2592x1944 Pixels   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android BlackBerry   
OS Version
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich -   
OS Detail
- BlackBerry OS 10   
OS Upgradable To
Android 4.3 -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touch and Type   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 120 x 66 x 10.8   
Weight
133 grams 120 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
White Red, Black   
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
64GB 32GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM -   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No -   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2100mAh 2180mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes Yes   
Wireless Charging
- -   
Fast Charging
- -   

Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB vs BlackBerry Q5 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GBBlackBerry Q5  
Screen Size 4.8 inch3.1 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP5MP  
RAM 1GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2100mAh2180mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1.9MP1MP  

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

Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Gorgeous display with excellent colour reproduction
  • The battery life easily lasts a day
  • Some interesting gestures have been added in TouchWiz
  • Overall lightweight
  • The battery on the phone is user replaceable
The Bad
  • TouchWiz is still not optimized and feels confusing
  • Plastic build quality feels rather cheap
  • S-Voice is not really up to much good

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This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB with BlackBerry Q5. When you see Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB 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 Samsung Galaxy SIII (S3) 16GB stands against BlackBerry Q5 and which one you should buy. The lowest price for BlackBerry Q5 is Rs. 9,990. The prices for both these products were updated February 25, 2017.
 
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