Compare BlackBerry Q5 vs Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) has 38.0% more Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of BlackBerry Q5 is the same as Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)
  • The RAM on BlackBerry Q5 is 25.0% more
 
BlackBerry Q5
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)
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Spec Score 
49 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
58 Value For Money Score
81 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
3.1 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
720 x 720 pixels 1280 x 720 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
328.5 PPI 294 PPI   
Screen Protection
- -   
Bezel Less
- No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
- Spreadtrum   
Processor Speed
1.2GHz 1.5GHz   
Processor
- Spreadtrum SC8830   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
2GB 1.5GB   
Graphics
- Mali-400 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
5MP 8MP   
Dual Rear Camera
- No   
Front Camera Resolution
1MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
- No   
Camera Details
2592x1944 Pixels Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection   
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
BlackBerry Android   
OS Version
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
BlackBerry OS 10 TouchWiz UI   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touch and Type Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
FM Radio GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
- Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
120 x 66 x 10.8 142.4 x 71.1 x 8   
Weight
120 grams 170 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Red, Black, White Gold, Silver, Black   
Build Material
- Metal, Plastic   
Device Warranty
- 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- 6 Months Warranty On Accessories   
Body SAR
- 1.24W/kg   
Head SAR
- 0.59W/kg   
In The Box
- Device, Charger, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
8GB 8GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- 3.9GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
32GB 128GB   
OTG Support
- -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- No   
2G Bands
- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2180mAh 2600mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes Yes   
Wireless Charging
- No   
Fast Charging
- No   

BlackBerry Q5 vs Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) Specs

Specs
BlackBerry Q5Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)  
Screen Size 3.1 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 5MP8MP  
RAM 2GB1.5GB  
Battery Capacity 2180mAh2600mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1MP5MP  

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 J2 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Metal sides and sturdy build quality
  • Multi-coloured notification LED ring circling the rear camera is good to have
  • Sharp and vibrant AMOLED display
  • Decent battery life for non-gamers
  • Runs on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box
The Bad
  • Only 1.5GB of RAM might be constraining
  • Below average camera performance
  • Samsung bloatware pre-installed
  • No Gyroscope and Ambient Light sensor

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