BlackBerry Passport vs BlackBerry KEY2

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Display

Display size

4.5 inches
4.5 inches

Resolution

1440 x 1440 pixels
1080 x 1620 pixels

Pixel density

453 ppi
433 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

56.43 %
55.41 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 30 mm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 1.28 μm

Second camera

 
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

 
Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.6; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps)

Features

Optical image stabilization, Continuous autofocus, Video calling
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2 megapixels
8 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.04 x 3.56 x 0.37 inches (128 x 90.3 x 9.3 mm)
5.96 x 2.83 x 0.33 inches (151.4 x 71.8 x 8.5 mm)

Weight

6.91 oz (196 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.34 oz (151 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Metal
Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

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

Colors

Black, Red, White
Black, Gray, Red

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS
FM

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974-AA
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660

Processor

Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400, 32-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 330
Adreno 512

RAM

3 GB
6 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
128 GB

Available to use

25 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

BlackBerry (10.3, 10)
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.0

Features

Mass storage device, Video out
Mass storage device, USB OTG, Video out

Location

GPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou

Sensors

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

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 20
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 20, 28, 29, 30, 66

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
800, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data

HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
 

VoLTE

 
Yes

Battery

Capacity

3450 mAh
3500 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, USB Power Delivery

Talk time

18.00 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)
 

Stand-by time

18.0 days (432 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

23.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
 

Stand-by time (3G)

18.5 days (444 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)
 

Music playback

84.00 hours
 

Video playback

12.00 hours
 

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Oct 13, 2014
 

FCC ID value: L6ARGY180LW link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.51 W/kg
 

Body

1.45 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.56 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

0.16 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
SIM removal tool, Charger, USB Cable, Headphones and Manuals
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