Snap VS Storm 9530

The HTC Snap has better specifications than the BlackBerry Storm 9530

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HTC Snap VS BlackBerry Storm 9530

 
Snap Storm 9530
 
The HTC Snap and the BlackBerry Storm 9530 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
2
The Snap is thinner at 12mm
0
The Storm 9530 is thicker at 14mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Snap has a smaller cubic volume of 1343390.625
0
The Storm 9530 has a greater cubic volume of 1530703.125
Less Weight
2
The Snap lighter at 120 grams
0
The Storm 9530 heavier at 155 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Snap features a smaller 2.4" display
2
The Storm 9530 features a bigger 3.25" display
Pixel Density
0
The Snap has lower pixel density at 167 ppi
2
The Storm 9530 has a higher pixel density at 185 ppi
Newer
1
The Snap is newer and was released on 03/2009
0
The Storm 9530 is older and was released on 09/2008
Standby Time
1
The Snap can last more around 480 hours
0
The Storm 9530 can last less around 360 hours
Talk Time
2
The Snap can last more around 8 hours
0
The Storm 9530 can last less around 5 hours
Camera
0
The Storm 9530 has a 2mp camera
2
The Storm 9530 has a 3mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the HTC Snap and the BlackBerry Storm 9530 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the HTC Snap has better specifications than the BlackBerry Storm 9530, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the HTC Snap. Note that the Snap has 192MB RAM, 256MB ROM internal storage compared to 1 GB internal storage found in the Storm 9530 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 HTC Snap or the BlackBerry Storm 9530

Availability

Announced on
March 2009 September 2008
Available
June 2009 November 2008

Battery

Capacity
1500 mAh 1400 mAh
Standby Time
480 hours 360 hours
Talk Time
8 hours 5 hours
Type
Lithum Ion Lithum Ion

CPU

Speed
528MHz 528MHz
Type
- Qualcomm MSM7600

Camera

Main
2mp (1600x1200) 3mp (2048x1536)
Video
YES YES

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.0 (A2DP) 2.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 10, 236.8 kbps Class 10, 236.8 kbps
GPRS
Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
GPS
YES YES
HSCSD
HSDPA 7.2 Mbps HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps
USB
2.0 microUSB v2.0
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g -

Display

Colors
65.5 thousand 65.5 thousand
Resolution
320x240 pixels 360x480 pixels
Size
2.4 inches 3.25 inches
Type
TFT TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
UMTS 900, 2100 (Europe and Asia) HSDPA 2100
Alias
S522 -
Form Factor
Candybar Slate
Price Range
$150-$300 $150-$300

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 16 GB microSD, up to 16 GB
Internal
192MB RAM, 256MB ROM 1 GB
Ram
192MB 128 MB

Operating System

Type
Windows Mobile BlackBerry OS
Version
6.1 -

Other Features

Physical keyboard
YES -

Size and Weight

Depth
12.0 mm (0.47 inches) 14.0 mm (0.55 inches)
Height
116.5 mm (4.54 inches) 112.5 mm (4.39 inches)
Weight
120 grams (4.2 ounces) 155 grams (5.4 ounces)
Width
61.5 mm (2.40 inches) 62.2 mm (2.43 inches)