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BlackBerry 8700r vs Blu Dash 3.5 D160

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between BlackBerry 8700r vs Blu Dash 3.5 D160 phones. Which is the best phone?

Compare Blu Dash 3.5 XCompare BlackBerry 8700 X

00 BlackBerry 8700r vs 24 Blu Dash 3.5 D160

BlackBerry 8700r




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Blu Dash 3.5 D160




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What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Blu Dash 3.5 D160

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00 Advantages BlackBerry 8700r

8700rvsDash 3.5 D160

24 Advantages Blu Dash 3.5 D160

Dash 3.5 D160vs8700r
 2 times100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1Ghz 32bit Single-Corevs312Mhz 32bit Single-Core
 15 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
 7 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
Advantage+More external storage for files using memory cardsUntil 32GB vsNot supported
110 grams (3.85 ounces)vs134 grams (4.69 ounces)
11.5 millimeters (0.45 inches)vs19.5 millimeters (0.77 inches)
 245 times100%
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
16 millionvs65 thousand
+Higher resolution screen
320 x 480 pixelsvs320 x 240 pixels
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
165 PPIvs154 PPI
+Larger screen
Advantage+With a camera you can take pictures anywhere2 megapixelsvsNot supported
Advantage+More image quality for recording videos with the primary cameraSupportedvsNot supported
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1300 mAhvs1100 mAh
Advantage+The 3G HSUPA network is newer and faster3G HSUPAvs2G EDGE
 30 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(3G HSUPA) 7.2 Mbpsvs(2G EDGE) 0.236 Mbps
Advantage+The touch screen facilitates the use of the deviceCapacitive MultitouchvsNot supported
Advantage+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores3.5mm jackvs2.5mm jack
Advantage+Sensors help you use the deviceAccelerometer, Proximity, CompassvsNot supported
Advantage+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in generalFMvsNot supported
Advantage+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your deviceA-GPS, GeoTaggingvsNot supported
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 b/g/n is newer and faster802.11 b/g/nvsNot supported
Advantage+Bluetooth 2.1 version with A2DP is newer and faster2.1 version with A2DPvs2.0 version
Advantage+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USBUSB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)vsUSB 1.1 Mini-B (Mini-USB)
Advantage+Better sites viewing on the internetHTML, XHTMLvsWAP

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Model and physical featuresBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
Model8700rDash 3.5 D160
Also known asRogers Wireless BlackBerry 8700r for Canada, RIM ElectronBLU Dash 3.5 D160a, D160b, D160i
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Release dateNovember, 2005October, 2012
Design / TypeBarBar
Depth19.5 millimeters (0.77 inches)11.5 millimeters (0.45 inches)
Size (width x height)69.5 x 110 millimeters (2.74 x 4.33 in)62 x 115 millimeters (2.44 x 4.53 in)
Weight134 grams (4.69 ounces)110 grams (3.85 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardFixed QWERTY keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Water protectionNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)BlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
Operating systemBlackBerry OS 4.1Android 2.3 Gingerbread
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Intel XScale PXA27232bit - Qualcomm MSM7225AB
CPU processor312Mhz Single-Core XScale1Ghz Single-Core ARM Cortex-A5
GPU graphical controllerfeature not registeredQualcomm Adreno 200
RAM memory16MB SDRAM256MB
Internal storage64MB512MB
External storageNot supportedUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
DisplayBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD
Screen size2.6" inches3.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~27.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~51.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenNot supportedCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution320 x 240 pixels320 x 480 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)154 PPI165 PPI
Colors65 thousand16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
Dual SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G networkNot supportedNot supported
4G networkNot supportedNot supported
2G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
3G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Data network SIM2Not supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload0.236 Mbps7.2/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
MessagingSMS, MMS, E-mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Video callingNot supportedNot supported
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back cameraBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
Main cameraNot supported2 megapixels
Main camera resolutionNot supported1600 x 1200 pixels
Video recording (primary)Not supportedSupported
FlashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusNot supportedNot supported
Touch focusfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
ZoomNot supportedOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionfeature not registeredFace detection
BSI sensorfeature not registeredfeature not registered
HDRfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Front camera / Secondary cameraBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
Front cameraNot supportedNot supported
Front camera resolutionNot supportedNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Not supportedNot supported
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsfeature not registeredMP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264
Audio formatsfeature not registeredMP3, WAV, WMA, AAC
Connectivity and interfacesBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
USBUSB 1.1 Mini-B (Mini-USB)USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output2.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth2.0 version2.1 version with A2DP
WiFiNot supported802.11 b/g/n
DLNAfeature not registeredfeature not registered
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Other functionsBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
Active noise cancellationfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Java / Flash playerYes / NoSupported
SensorsNot supportedAccelerometer
Other features- Colors: Black- Colors: Black, White, Yellow, Blue, Pink, Green
- Touch focus
- Wi-Fi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyBlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
Battery technologyLithium ion - RemovableLithium ion - Removable
Battery capacity1100 mAh1300 mAh
Battery modelfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time240 minutes | 4 hours | 0.2 day600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standby27000 minutes | 450 hours | 18.8 days30000 minutes | 500 hours | 20.8 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)BlackBerry 8700rBlu Dash 3.5 D160
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered

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