BlackBerry Classic vs BlackBerry Keyone

BlackBerry Classic

BlackBerry Classic

June, 2014


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BlackBerry Keyone

BlackBerry Keyone

February, 2017


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BlackBerry Classic vs BlackBerry Keyone


BlackBerry Classic

BlackBerry Keyone

Price
EUR: €120EUR: €290
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Body
Form Factor
Candybar, Querty KeyboardCandybar, Querty Keyboard
Dimensions
131 x 72.4 x 10.2 mm (5.16 x 2.85 x 0.40 in)149.1 x 72.4 x 9.4 mm (5.87 x 2.85 x 0.37 in)
Weight
177 g (6.24 oz)180 g (6.35 oz)
Build
Optical trackpadGlass front (Gorilla Glass 4), plastic back, aluminum frame

Capacitive touch 4-row BlackBerry keyboard
Colors
Black, White, Blue, Bronze, Cobalt blueBlack/Silver, Black, Bronze
SIM
Nano-SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM)

Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) BBB100-4 only
Models
BBB100-2, BBB100-7, BBB100-1, BBB100-5, BBB100-3, BBB100-4
Display
Type
IPS LCDIPS LCD
Size
3.5 inches, 38.7 cm2 (~40.8% screen-to-body ratio)4.5 inches, 60.0 cm2 (~55.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution
720 x 720 pixels, 1:1 ratio (~294 ppi density)1080 x 1620 pixels, 3:2 ratio (~434 ppi density)
Multitouch
YesYes
Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Network
Technology
GSM / HSPA / LTEGSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 SIM 1 & SIM 2 (BBB100-4 only)
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 USA modelHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Bands
1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 13, 17, 25 USA model1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 20, 28, 38, 40
Notifications
Alert Types
Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtonesVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Memory
Internal
16GB ROM, 2GB RAM32GB ROM, 3GB RAM

64GB ROM, 4GB RAM
Card Slot
microSDXC (dedicated slot)microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Storage Type
eMMC 5.1
Connectivity
GPRS
YesYes
EDGE
YesYes
Speed
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 MbpsHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat9 450/50 Mbps
WLAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspotWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth
4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR
USB
microUSB 2.0 (SlimPort)USB Type-C 3.1, USB On-The-Go
GPS
Yes, with A-GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS2
NFC
YesYes
Camera
Main Camera
8 MP, f/2.2, 31mm (standard), AF12 MP, f/2.0, 1/2.3", 1.55µm, PDAF
Camera Features
LED flash, HDR, panoramaDual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
Video
1080p@30fps4K@30fps
Selfie Camera
2 MP8 MP, f/2.2, 1/4", 1.12µm

Video: 1080p@30fps
Multimedia
Audio Format Support
MP3/WMA/WAV/eAAC+/FlACMP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC
Video Format Support
DivX/XviD/MP4/WMV/H.264DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265
Radio
FM radioFM radio
Software
Operating System (OS)
BlackBerry OS 10.3.1Android OS, v7.1 (Nougat)
Upgradable
Upgradable to v10.3.2Upgradable to Android 8.1 (Oreo)
Java
Yes, MIDP 2.1
Browser
HTML5HTML5
Messaging
SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM, BBM 6SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM, BBM
Hardware
Chipset
Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon S4 PlusQualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 (14 nm)
CPU
Dual-core 1.5 GHz KraitOcta-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU
Adreno 225Adreno 506
Sensors
Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compassFingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Keyboard
QWERTYQWERTY
Soft Keys
2
Speakers
YesYes
Audio Jack
3.5 mm3.5 mm
Battery
Battery Type
Li-Ion 2515 mAh, non-removableLi-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable
Standby
Up to 348 h (2G) / Up to 365 h (3G)
Charging
Fast charging 18W, 50% in 36 min (advertised)

Quick Charge 3.0
Talk Time
Up to 11 h 40 min (2G) / Up to 17 h 10 min (3G)
Music Play
Up to 70 h
Benchmarks
Performance
GFXBench: 4.1fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

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