C3530 VS PlayBook

The Samsung C3530 has better specifications than the BlackBerry PlayBook

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Samsung C3530 VS BlackBerry PlayBook

 
C3530 PlayBook
 
The Samsung C3530 and the BlackBerry PlayBook 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 C3530 is thicker at 11.9mm
2
The PlayBook is thinner at 10mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The C3530 has a smaller cubic volume of 62352.906
0
The PlayBook has a greater cubic volume of 250900
Less Weight
2
The C3530 lighter at 91.4 grams
0
The PlayBook heavier at 400 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The C3530 features a smaller 2.2" display
2
The PlayBook features a bigger 7" display
Pixel Density
2
The C3530 has a higher pixel density at 182 ppi
0
The PlayBook has lower pixel density at 170 ppi
Newer
1
The C3530 is newer and was released on 11/2010
0
The PlayBook is older and was released on 09/2010
Standby Time
1
The C3530 can last more around 640 hours
0
The PlayBook can last less around 480 hours
Talk Time
2
The C3530 can last more around 14.5 hours
0
The PlayBook can last less around 8 hours
Camera
0
The PlayBook has a 3mp camera
2
The PlayBook has a 5mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Samsung C3530 and the BlackBerry PlayBook to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Samsung C3530 has better specifications than the BlackBerry PlayBook, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Samsung C3530. Note that the C3530 has 50 MB internal storage compared to 16GB, 32GB, 64GB internal storage found in the PlayBook 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 Samsung C3530 or the BlackBerry PlayBook

Availability

Announced on
November 2010 September 2010
Available
November 2010 April 2011

Battery

Capacity
960 mAh 5300 mAh
Standby Time
640 hours 480 hours
Talk Time
15 hours 8 hours
Type
Lithum Ion Lithum Ion

CPU

Core #
- 2
Speed
- 1GHz
Type
- TI OMAP 4430

Camera

Main
3mp (2048x1536) 5mp (2592x1944)
Secondary
- 2048x1536
Video
176x144 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 (A2DP) 2.1 + EDR
EDGE
Class 12 -
GPRS
Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps -
GPS
- YES
USB
2.0 microUSB microUSB
Wireless
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
262.1 thousand 16.8 million
Resolution
240x320 pixels 1024x600 pixels
Size
2.2 inches 7 inches
Type
TFT TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 -
Form Factor
Candybar Tablet
Price Range
$75-$150 $500+

Memory

Call record
30 received, dialed and missed calls -
Card Slot
microSD, up to 8GB -
Internal
50 MB 16GB, 32GB, 64GB
Phonebook
1000 entries -
Ram
- 1 GB

Operating System

Type
- BlackBerry Tablet OS

Size and Weight

Depth
11.9 mm (0.46 inches) 10.0 mm (0.39 inches)
Height
112.2 mm (4.38 inches) 193.0 mm (7.53 inches)
Weight
91 grams (3.2 ounces) 400 grams (14.0 ounces)
Width
46.7 mm (1.82 inches) 130.0 mm (5.07 inches)