Z10 BlackBerry

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    2
    GB
  • size
    4.2
    inches
  • resolution
    355
    ppi

Xperia V Sony

  • clock speed
    1.5
    GHz
  • RAM
    1
    GB
  • size
    4.3
    inches
  • resolution
    341
    ppi

Review Breakdown

BlackBerry Z10 vs Sony Xperia V

Display

PPI and contrast ratio in sunlight
7.9
7.7

Processing power

sunspider
5.7
6.7

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.5
5.5

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
7.4
7.2

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.4
9.0

Geekaphone Score

We don't have enough data yet to reach a conclusion

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4.2"
4.3"
Resolution
1280 x 768 (355 ppi)
1280 x 720 (341 ppi)
Panel
IPS LCD (RGB)
TFT LCD (RGB)
Brightness
575 cd/m²
--
Contrast in sunlight
2.051
1.792
Surface
None
Scratch-resistant glass
Video out
1080p (Micro HDMI)
1080p (Micro USB with MHL)

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8960)
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8960)
CPU
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
1.5 GHz, ARM Krait
Architecture
Dual core
Dual core
Linpack
--
--
Quadrant
--
5,816
GPU
400 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 225
Qualcomm Adreno 225
Architecture
Single core
Single core
GL benchmark 2.5
--
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
2 GB
1 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.2, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
f/2.4, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
12.8 MP (4128 x 3096)
Sensor
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
LED
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
Digital
Digital
Panorama
No
Yes
Continuous shooting
Yes
None
Aperture
f/2.2
f/2.4
Secondary camera
2 MP
0.3 MP

video

Video resolution
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
20 Mbps
20 Mbps
Video light
Yes
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Capacity
1,800 mA·h
1,750 mA·h
Talk time
600 min
420 min
Standby time
18,300 min
18,000 min
Tested
3G talk time
500 min
857 min
Web browsing
387 min
316 min
Video playback
524 min
284 min

music

Speaker
Stereo (Back)
Stereo (Back)
Frequency response
+0.16, -0.29
+0.16, -0.04
Noise level
-82.8 dB
-81.6 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.18, -0.28
+0.46, -0.10
Noise level
-82.7 dB
-81.4 dB
FM radio
No
Receive

form factor

Size
65.6 x 130 x 9 mm
65 x 129 x 10.7 mm
Weight
135 g
120 g
Body
Slate
Plastic (Waterproof)
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Volume, Multitask
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask

software

Operating system
BlackBerry 10
Android 4.1
Upgradable to
BlackBerry 10.2
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
  1. Standard (predictive)
  2. Swype (predictive)
--
Sunspider
2,447 ms
1,189 ms

connectivity

Network
4G, LTE (20 Mb/s)
4G, LTE (20 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth
4.0
4.0
USB On-the-Go
--
Yes

features

Internal storage
16 GB
8 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
microSD
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
--
SIM card
Micro-SIM
Micro-SIM
Speaker volume (Voice)
70.7 dB
65.5 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
67.7 dB
61.1 dB
Special-features

sensors

Location
A-GPS
A-GPS, GLONASS
Gyroscope
Yes
Yes
Accelerometer
Yes
Yes
Light sensor
Yes
Yes
Proximity sensor
Yes
Yes
Compass
Yes
Yes
Thermometer
No
No
Barometer
No
No
Hygrometer
No
No