Q5 VS Windows Phone 8X

The HTC Windows Phone 8X has better specifications than the BlackBerry Q5

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BlackBerry Q5 VS HTC Windows Phone 8X

 
Q5 Windows Phone 8X
 
The BlackBerry Q5 and the HTC Windows Phone 8X are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
0
The Q5 is thicker at 10.8mm
2
The Windows Phone 8X is thinner at 10.1mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Q5 has a smaller cubic volume of 1336500
0
The Windows Phone 8X has a greater cubic volume of 1383207.625
Less Weight
2
The Q5 lighter at 120 grams
0
The Windows Phone 8X heavier at 130 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Q5 features a smaller 3.1" display
2
The Windows Phone 8X features a bigger 4.3" display
Pixel Density
0
The Q5 has lower pixel density at 328 ppi
2
The Windows Phone 8X has a higher pixel density at 342 ppi
Newer
1
The Q5 is newer and was released on 05/2013
0
The Windows Phone 8X is older and was released on 09/2012
Standby Time
0
The Q5 can last less around 355 hours
1
The Windows Phone 8X can last more around 360 hours
Talk Time
2
The Q5 can last more around 13.5 hours
0
The Windows Phone 8X can last less around 8 hours
Camera
0
The Windows Phone 8X has a 5mp camera
2
The Windows Phone 8X has a 8mp camera
Total Points
7 9
Total Score
44% 56%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the BlackBerry Q5 and the HTC Windows Phone 8X to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the HTC Windows Phone 8X has better specifications than the BlackBerry Q5. Note that the Q5 has 8 GB internal storage compared to 16 GB internal storage found in the Windows Phone 8X currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the BlackBerry Q5 or the HTC Windows Phone 8X

Availability

Announced on
May 2013 September 2012
Available
July 2013 November 2012

Battery

Capacity
2180 mAh 1850 mAh
Standby Time
355 hours 360 hours
Talk Time
14 hours 8 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
2 2
Speed
1.2GHz 1.5GHz
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960

Camera

Aperture
- f2.0
Main
5mp (2592x1944) 8mp (3264x2448)
Secondary
1600x1200 1600x1200
Video
YES 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
YES 2.1 A2DP + EDR
EDGE
YES YES
GPRS
YES YES
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA, HSUPA HSDPA; HSUPA
NFC
YES YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
720x720 pixels 720x1280 pixels
Size
3.1 inches 4.3 inches
Type
IPS TFT capacitive touchscreen Super IPS LCD2 capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
Alias
- 8x, Accord
Form Factor
Candybar Slate
Price Range
- $500+

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB -
Internal
8 GB 16 GB
Ram
2 GB 1 GB

Operating System

Type
BlackBerry OS Windows Phone
Version
10 8

Other Features

Misc Features
- Beats Audio, Corning Gorilla Glass 2

Size and Weight

Depth
10.8 mm (0.42 inches) 10.1 mm (0.39 inches)
Height
120.0 mm (4.68 inches) 132.4 mm (5.16 inches)
Weight
120 grams (4.2 ounces) 130 grams (4.6 ounces)
Width
66.0 mm (2.57 inches) 66.2 mm (2.58 inches)