Galaxy S III VS Q5

The Samsung Galaxy S III has better specifications than the BlackBerry Q5

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Samsung Galaxy S III VS BlackBerry Q5

 
Galaxy S III Q5
 
The Samsung Galaxy S III and the BlackBerry Q5 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 Galaxy S III is thinner at 8.6mm
0
The Q5 is thicker at 10.8mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Galaxy S III has a smaller cubic volume of 1295907.125
0
The Q5 has a greater cubic volume of 1336500
Less Weight
0
The Galaxy S III heavier at 133 grams
2
The Q5 lighter at 120 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Galaxy S III features a bigger 4.8" display
0
The Q5 features a smaller 3.1" display
Pixel Density
0
The Galaxy S III has lower pixel density at 306 ppi
2
The Q5 has a higher pixel density at 328 ppi
Newer
0
The Galaxy S III is older and was released on 05/2012
1
The Q5 is newer and was released on 05/2013
Standby Time
0
The Galaxy S III can last less around 200 hours
1
The Q5 can last more around 355 hours
Talk Time
2
The Galaxy S III can last more around 15 hours
0
The Q5 can last less around 13.5 hours
Camera
2
The Q5 has a 8mp camera
0
The Q5 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 Galaxy S III and the BlackBerry Q5 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Samsung Galaxy S III has better specifications than the BlackBerry Q5, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the Samsung Galaxy S III. Note that the Galaxy S III has 16GB, 32GB, 64GB internal storage compared to 8 GB internal storage found in the Q5 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 Galaxy S III or the BlackBerry Q5

Availability

Announced on
May 2012 May 2013
Available
May 2012 July 2013

Battery

Capacity
2100 mAh 2180 mAh
Standby Time
200 hours 355 hours
Talk Time
15 hours 14 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 2
Speed
1.4GHz 1.2GHz
Type
Exynos 4212 Qualcomm Snapdragon

Camera

Main
8mp (3264x2448) 5mp (2592x1944)
Secondary
HD 720 Video chat 1600x1200
Video
1080p YES

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 and A2DP YES
EDGE
Class 32, 296 kbits YES
GPRS
Class 32, 100 kbps YES
GPS
yes, and GLONASS YES
HSCSD
HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, HSUPA
NFC
YES YES
USB
v2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a,b,g,n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1280x720 pixels 720x720 pixels
Size
4.8 inches 3.1 inches
Type
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen IPS TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100
Alias
Galaxy S3, Galaxy SIII, i9300 -
Form Factor
Slate Candybar
Price Range
$500+ -

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 64 GB microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
16GB, 32GB, 64GB 8 GB
Ram
1 GB 2 GB

Operating System

Type
Android BlackBerry OS
Version
4.0.4 10

Other Features

Misc Features
Gorilla Glass, -

Size and Weight

Depth
8.6 mm (0.34 inches) 10.8 mm (0.42 inches)
Height
136.6 mm (5.33 inches) 120.0 mm (4.68 inches)
Weight
133 grams (4.7 ounces) 120 grams (4.2 ounces)
Width
70.6 mm (2.75 inches) 66.0 mm (2.57 inches)