Compare BlackBerry Priv vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Feature Comparison

  • The 6.2 inch Screen Size on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is 12.0% more
  • The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus's Internal Storage measures in at 64GB. When compared to the other product's Internal Storage, it is 50.0% more
  • The RAM on Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is 25.0% more
 
BlackBerry Priv
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Spec Score 
41 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
63 Value For Money Score
94 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.4 inch 6.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 2960 x 1440 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
543.9 PPI 529 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 5   
Bezel Less
- Yes   
Screen Features
- 3D Touch   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 2.35GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 Exynos 8895   
Processor Type
Hexa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
3GB 4GB   
Graphics
Adreno 418 Mali-G71 MP20   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
18MP 12MP   
Dual Rear Camera
- No   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 8MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
- No   
Camera Details
Optical Image Stabilization, Phase Detection Autofocus, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama Continuous shooting, Digital zoom, Optical image stabilization, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, White balance settings, ISO settings, Exposure compensation, Self timer, Scene mode, Laser auto focus, contrast auto focus, Touch focus, Face detection   
Video Recording Resolution
- 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash OIS, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 7.0 Nougat   
OS Detail
- Experience 8.1   
OS Upgradable To
- Android Oreo   
Device Type
Touch and Type Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, Iris Scanner, Heart Rate Sensor, GPS   
Sensors
- Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- IP68 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1.5 meters for 30 minutes)   
Dimensions (mm)
147 x 77.2 x 9.4 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1   
Weight
192 grams 173 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black Maple Gold, Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver   
Build Material
Polycarbonate Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- Brand Warranty of 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
- 0.97W/kg   
Head SAR
- 0.67W/kg   
In The Box
- Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 64GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- -   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
2TB 256GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
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 Yes   
2G Bands
- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3410mAh 3500mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- Yes   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Quick Charge 2.0   

BlackBerry Priv vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Specs

Specs
BlackBerry PrivSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus  
Screen Size 5.4 inch6.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 18MP12MP  
RAM 3GB4GB  
Battery Capacity 3410mAh3500mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP8MP  

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Bezel-less Infinity display looks stunning
  • Bigger screen with smaller form factor
  • Fast wired and wireless charging
  • IP68 rated water and dust resistance capabilities
The Bad
  • Fingerprint scanner's placement is weird
  • Iris scanner faces problem in low light
  • Face unlock feature is not reliable

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 S8 Plus. When you see BlackBerry Priv Vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus 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 S8 Plus and which one you should buy. The best price of BlackBerry Priv is currently Rs. 26,690. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is Rs. 58,900. The prices for both these products were updated December 16, 2017.
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