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BlackBerry Q5 vs BlackBerry Bold 9790

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Display

Size:

3.1 inches
2.5 inches

Resolution:

720 x 720 pixels, 329 PPI
360 x 480 pixels, 245 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
TFT

Screen-to-body:

39.03 %
28.20 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon

Processor:

Dual-core, 1200 MHz
Single core, 1000 MHz, Marvel Tavor MG1

GPU:

Yes
Yes

RAM:

2GB
0.75GB

Internal storage:

8GB
8GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 64 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

BlackBerry (10.3, 10.2, 10.1, 10)
BlackBerry (7)

Battery

Capacity:

2180 mAh
1230 mAh

Type:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus)
5 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
640x480 (VGA)

Features:

EIS, Video calling

Front:

2 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD)

Design

Dimensions:

4.72 x 2.60 x 0.43 inches (120 x 66 x 10.8 mm)
4.33 x 2.36 x 0.45 inches (110 x 60 x 11.4 mm)

Weight:

4.23 oz (120.0 g)
3.77 oz (107.0 g)

Features:

Full keyboard
Full keyboard, Optical Mouse (Touchpad)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Other

Colors:

Black, Pink, Red, White
Black

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 17(700 b), 5(850), 4(AWS-1), 2(1900)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 6(800), 5(850), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 3 (100/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

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

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jul 18, 2013
Nov 09, 2011

FCC ID value:

L6ARFT80UW
L6AREC70UW

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.38 W/kg
1.35 W/kg

Body:

0.85 W/kg
0.81 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.24 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

May 15, 2013
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