Comparing Blackberry's Q10 and Z10 to the top competitors (iPhone 5 and Galaxy S3)
01 March 2013

Comparing Blackberry's Q10 and Z10 to the top competitors (iPhone 5 and Galaxy S3)

Blackberry Q10, Blackberry Z10, iPhone 5, and Galaxy S3

We compare the Blackberry Q10 and Z10 with the iPhone 5 and Galaxt S3. See how they stack up against the competition.

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Approximate Price With Plan
$149.99 Unavailable $179.99 $99.99
Dimensions
130mm x 6S.6mm x 9mm 119.6mm x 66.Smm x 10.3mm 123.S mm x 58.6 mm x 7.6 mm 136.6mm x 70.6mm x 8.6 mm
Weight
139g 112g 133g 133g
Display
4.2" 4-point multi-touch IPS LCD display, 1280 x 768 resolution at 356 PPI Touch On Lens 3.1" SuperAMOLED display, 720 x 720 resolution at 360 ppi 4" Retina Multi-Touch display; 1136 x 640 resolution at 326 ppi 4.S" inch HD Super AMOLED at 1280 x 720
Keyboard
Touchscreen 35-key physical QWERTY keyboard
with backlight
Touchscreen Touchscreen
Sofware / Operating System
BlackBerry 10 OS BlackBerry 10 OS iOS Android
Memory
2 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash Hot Swappable microSD slot (up to 32 GB) 2 GB RAM, 16 GB Flash; Swappable
microSD slot (up to 64 GB)
16GB, 32GB and 64GB models; does not have a microSD slot 16GB and 32GB models; microSD slot (up to 64GB)
Processor
Dual Core 1.5 GHz Dual Core 1.5 GHz Apple A6 chip 1.4GHz quad core CPU Speed
Rear Facing Camera
8 MP auto focus, 5x digital zoom, 1080p HD video recording, LED flash 8 MP auto focus, 5x digital zoom, 1080p HD video recording, LED flash 8 MP iSight camera; 10S0p HD video
recording, LED flash
MP HD auto focus camera with LED flash
Front Facing Camera
2MP 3x digital zoom, 720p HD video
recording
2MP 3x digital zoom, 720p HD video recording FaceTime HD camera with 1.2MP
photos and HD video (720p)
1.9 MP HD
Best Supported Network Technology
4G LTE 4G LTE 4G LTE 4G LTE
Wi-Fi Support
802.11 a/b/g/n 802.11 a/b/g/n 802.11 a/b/g/n 802.11 a/b/g/n
Battery Life
Up to 10 hours talk time on 3G; up to 305 hours standby time Not available Up to 5 hours talk time on 3G; up to 225 hours standby time Estimated at 11 h 40 min talk time on 3G; up to 790 hours standby time
Sprecial Unique Features
Near-field communication supporting mobile payments and file exchange, HDMI microHDMI out port Near-field communication supporting mobile payments and file exchange, HDMI microHDMI out port Apple EarPods with remote and mic Near-field communication supporting mobile payments
Media Store
BlackBerry World BlackBerry World iTunes Google Play Store