BlackBerry Classic vs BlackBerry Q10

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Display

Display size

3.5 inches
3.1 inches

Resolution

720 x 720 pixels
720 x 720 pixels

Pixel density

294 ppi
330 ppi

Technology

 
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

41.18 %
38.54 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2
 

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features

Continuous autofocus, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front

2 megapixels
2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.16 x 2.85 x 0.4 inches (131.1 x 72.4 x 10.2 mm)
4.71 x 2.63 x 0.41 inches (119.6 x 66.8 x 10.35 mm)

Weight

6.28 oz (178 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
4.90 oz (139 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Features

Full keyboard, Touch sensitive control keys, Notification light
Full keyboard, Notification light

Colors

Black
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share, SlimPort
Wireless screen share, TV-out

Radio

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8960
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960

Processor

Dual-core, 1500 MHz, Krait
Dual-core, 1500 MHz, Krait

GPU

Adreno 225
Adreno 225

RAM

2 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
16 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB

OS

BlackBerry (10.3, 10)
BlackBerry (10.3, 10.2, 10)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0, EDR
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Video out
Mass storage device, USB charging

HDMI

 
Micro HDMI (Type D)

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Glonass

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

NFC, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20
Bands 13, 17, 5, 4, 2

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE, HSPA, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

Battery

Capacity

2515 mAh
2100 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time

17.20 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)
13.00 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)

Stand-by time

15.2 days (365 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
15.3 days (367 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)

Talk time (3G)

11.70 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
13.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

14.5 days (348 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)
14.8 days (355 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)

Music playback

70.00 hours
61.00 hours

Video playback

13.70 hours
9.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, (MP3)

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Apr 17, 2013

 
FCC ID value: L6ARFL110LW link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
1.16 W/kg

Body

 
0.75 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.38 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.36 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 449
 
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