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PRIV vs. Competitors: Smartphone Specs

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Learn about the BlackBerry PRIV's specs and see how they stack up against competitor smartphones from Samsung, Apple, LG, HTC, Sony and Microsoft.

PRIV™ combines everything you’ve come to expect from BlackBerry with the full eco-system of Android™ and its apps. PRIV comes with added security, which lets you know when you could be at risk, so you can easily monitor and take action to improve your privacy using DTEK™ by BlackBerry®.

With one touch of the physical keyboard you’ll be hooked. It lets you blast out long emails with amazing accuracy and blazing speed, and then slides easily away when you want to use the virtual keyboard. The BlackBerry® Hub lets you see your email, SMS, social media, calendar and phone calls, all in one place. You get all of this, plus all the apps you’ll ever need, 5.4-inch quad HD dual-curved screen, an 18 MP dual flash Schneider-Kreuznach® certified camera that lets you take pictures like a pro, and a colossal battery that doesn’t stop for the day until you do.

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PRIV vs. Competitors: Smartphone Specs

  1. 1. Introducing blackberry.com/priv
  2. 2. Display • 5.4" • OLED WQHD with dual curves • 2560 x 1440 • 540 PPI • Same WQHD OLED curved screen technology & resolution used for Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge & S6 Edge+. Inputs • Physical, touch-enabled slide-out keyboard + Touch screen keyboard • Only smartphone to have integrated physical, BlackBerry® Keyboard as well as virtual-on screen BlackBerry Keyboard in one – no additional cost or accessories needed. • Only Android phone with a touch-enabled keyboard that acts like a large trackpad. • Other device loses 30-50% of the display whenever you’re typing with their on-screen, virtual keyboard – with PRIV™ , keep the full view of the 5.4" screen while typing on the physical keyboard. Security Features • Integrated BlackBerry security • DTEK™ by BlackBerry® • The first Android smartphone with built-in BlackBerry security in both the hardware and software. • PRIV has been designed to incorporate a higher level of security than off-the-shelf Android devices. • Only on PRIV, DTEK by BlackBerry allows you to view and improve your privacy level and monitor application access to your camera, microphone, location, and personal information. OS & Apps Android™ 5.1.1 Lollipop Google Play™ Exclusive BlackBerry apps: • DTEK by BlackBerry • BlackBerry® Hub • BlackBerry® Calendar • Previously a BlackBerry® 10 exclusive, BlackBerry Hub has been proclaimed as the industry’s best communications app and now available for Android only on the PRIV by BlackBerry. • Exclusive to the PRIV by BlackBerry it’s the best out-of-box calendar experience on Android for BlackBerry. Battery • 3410 mAh with up to 22.5 hours mixed usage* • PRIV offers one of the best battery power experiences among its competitors in the same pricing tier. • Battery Edge: Unique feature of the elegant curved screen allows you to view the battery charge status when charging. • Android power saving feature that extends your battery life by up to 90 minutes. Camera (front & rear) • 18 MP rear facing, with Dual Flash • 2 MP front with Selfie Panorama Mode • With an 18 MP dual-flash camera, certified by Schneider-Kreuznach® , the BlackBerry® Camera integrates technologies commonly found in professional DSLR cameras. Memory • 3 GB RAM, 32 GB Flash, Hot-swappable MicroSD slot (up to 2 TB) • Other smartphones don’t offer the freedom to control the amount of memory you need and have gone away from offering hot-swappable MicroSD support – instead charging a heftier price to lock into a set, higher integrated memory phone. Processor • Qualcomm® 8992 Snapdragon 808 Hexa-Core, 64 bit • The Qualcomm 8992 Snapdragon 808 processor, is one of the Snapdragon premium tier processors used by several flagship smartphones. Specifications Key DifferentiatorsThe Power of BlackBerry is Now on Android™. PRIV™ combines everything you’ve come to expect from BlackBerry with the full eco-system of Android™ and its apps. PRIV comes with added security, which lets you know when you could be at risk, so you can easily monitor and take action to improve your privacy using DTEK™ by BlackBerry® . With one touch of the physical keyboard you’ll be hooked. It lets you blast out long emails with amazing accuracy and blazing speed, and then slides easily away when you want to use the virtual keyboard. The BlackBerry® Hub lets you see your email, SMS, social media, calendar and phone calls, all in one place. You get all of this, plus all the apps you’ll ever need, 5.4-inch quad HD dual-curved screen, an 18 MP dual flash Schneider-Kreuznach® certified camera that lets you take pictures like a pro, and a colossal battery that doesn’t stop for the day until you do.
  3. 3. Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ 5.7" Super AMOLED with dual curved edges 1440 x 2560 518 ppi On-screen + Physical Keyboard add-on (with case accessories) Android 5.1.1 OS Google Play 4GB RAM 32 / 64 GB No MicroSD support 16 MP, 5 MP Samsung Knox Exynos 7420 3000 mAh • Larger Rear facing camera (with OIS and dual flash) • Larger battery • MicroSD support • BlackBerry security built-in • Pre-loaded BlackBerry apps (including BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, DTEK) • Physical BlackBerry keyboard Note – Samsung has an add-on keyboard via accessories case: – Keyboard case comes at addition cost (~$80) – Requires user to put on keyboard to use (reducing screen size significantly) and then remove keyboard to get full touch screen back • Uses the same display technology & same base Android OS Display Inputs OS + Apps Memory Camera (front / rear) Security Features ProcessorBattery PRIV by BlackBerry Advantage The PRIV by BlackBerry includes the following features that set it above the competitor: Samsung Galaxy Note 5 5.7" Super AMOLED 1440 x 2560 518 ppi On-screen + Stylus Android 5.1.1 OS Google Play 4GB RAM 32 / 64 GB No MicroSD support 16 MP, 5 MP Samsung Knox Exynos 7420 3000 mAh • Larger Rear facing camera (with OIS and dual flash), larger battery and MicroSD support • BlackBerry security built-in • Pre-loaded BlackBerry apps (including BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, DTEK) • Uses same base Android OS LG G4 5.5" IPS LCD 1440 x 2560 538 ppi On-screen Android 5.1 OS Google Play 3 GB RAM 32 GB + MicroSD support 16 MP, 8 MP – Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 3000 mAh • Larger Rear facing camera (with OIS and dual flash) and larger battery • BlackBerry security built-in • Pre-loaded BlackBerry apps (including BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, DTEK) • Same memory specs, MicroSD support & base Android OS HTC One M9 5.0" Super LCD3 1080 x 1920 441 ppi On-screen Android 5.1 OS Google Play 3 GB RAM 32 GB + MicroSD support 20 MP, 4 MP – Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 2840 mAh • Larger Rear facing camera (with OIS and dual flash) and larger battery • BlackBerry security built-in • Pre-loaded BlackBerry apps (including BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, DTEK) • Same memory specs, MicroSD support & base Android OS Sony Xperia Z5 Premium 5.5" 4K Ultra HD 2160 x 3840 806 ppi On-screen Android 5.1.1 OS Google Play 3 GB RAM 32 GB + MicroSD support 23 MP, 5.1 MP – Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 3430 mAh • BlackBerry security built-in • Pre-loaded BlackBerry apps (including BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, DTEK) • Same memory specs, MicroSD support & base Android OS Microsoft Lumia 950 5.2" AMOLED 1440 x 2560 564 ppi On-screen Windows 10 3 GB RAM 32 GB + MicroSD support 20 MP, 5 MP – Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 3000 mAh • Larger display (with dual curves) • Larger battery • Google Play and Android connectivity • BlackBerry security built-in • Pre-loaded BlackBerry apps (including BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, DTEK) iPhone 6S Plus 5.5" LED-backlit IPS LCD 1080 x 1920 401 ppi On-screen iOS 9 Apple App Store Apple iTunes 2GB RAM 16 / 64 / 128 GB No MicroSD support 12 MP, 5 MP – Apple A92750 mAh • Larger display resolution (with dual curves) • Larger battery • MicroSD support • Google Play and Android connectivity • BlackBerry security built-in • Pre-loaded BlackBerry apps (including BlackBerry Hub, Calendar, DTEK) References: All specs and details collected as of October 2015. http://www.samsung.com/global/galaxy/galaxy-s6-edge+/#!/spec http://www.apple.com/ca/iphone-6s/specs/ http://www.samsung.com/global/galaxy/galaxy-note5/#!/spec http://www.lg.com/ca_en/cell-phones/g4/tech_specs http://www.htc.com/ca/smartphones/htc-one-m9/ http://www.sonymobile.com/global-en/products/phones/xperia-z5-premium/#specifications http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/mobile/phone/lumia950/ * Based on mixed usage scenario. Many factors affect battery life, including network connectivity, application usage, feature configuration and battery age. Actual results may vary. Screen images simulated. Data plan required. Please check with your service provider for availability, costs and restrictions. © 2015 BlackBerry. Trademarks, including but not limited to BlackBerry, EMBLEM & PRIV Design, BBM and BES are the trademarks or registered trademarks of BlackBerry Limited, the exclusive rights to which are expressly reserved. Android, Google, Google Play and other marks are trademarks of Google Inc. Corning and Gorilla are trademarks of Corning Incorporated. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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