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Apple iPhone 6S 16GB vs BlackBerry Z30

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Apple iPhone 6S 16GB vs BlackBerry Z30 phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare BlackBerry Z30 X16Apple iPhone 6S 16GB
Apple iPhone 6S 16GB
4.7"
IPS

750x1334

12
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Dual

1715
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
BlackBerry Z30
5"
AMOLED

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2880
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Apple iPhone 6S 16GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


16 Advantages Apple iPhone 6S 16GB
iPhone 6S 16GBvsZ30
 35%35%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.84Ghz 64bit Dual-Corevs1.7Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 19%19%
+Lighter
143 grams (5.01 ounces)vs170 grams (5.95 ounces)
 32%32%
+Thinner
7.1 millimeters (0.28 inches)vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
 9%9%
+Higher resolution screen
750x1334 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 11%11%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
326 PPIvs294 PPI
 49%49%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 12MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 162%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 5MPvs(front) 2MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 2 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Sapphire GlassvsNot supported

05 Advantages BlackBerry Z30
Z30vsiPhone 6S 16GB
 33%33%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GBvs16GB (12GB user available)
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit
 6%6%
+Larger screen
5"vs4.7"
 68%68%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2880 mAhvs1715 mAh

22 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR4
16 million
Only digital zoom
HD (1280x720 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Proprietary TV-out / Micro HDMI Type D
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging
NFC
USB 2.0 Proprietary connector / MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
BrandAppleBlackBerry
ModeliPhone 6S 16GBZ30
Also known asiPhone 6s A1633, iPhone 6s A1688 CDMABlackBerry Z30 4G LTE, BlackBerry Z30 STA100-2, RIM Aristo
Country or region where it's soldVarious (International)feature not registered
Release dateSeptember, 2015October, 2013
Depth7.1 millimeters (0.28 inches)9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)67.1 x 138.3 millimeters (2.64 x 5.44 in)72 x 140.7 millimeters (2.83 x 5.54 in)
Weight143 grams (5.01 ounces)170 grams (5.95 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Apple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
Operating systemiOS 9.0BlackBerry OS 10.2
Firmware updateiOS 12feature not registered
HardwareApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A9 APL089832bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro Plus MSM8960
CPU processor1.84Ghz Dual-Core Twister1.7Ghz Dual-Core Krait
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GT7600 MP6Qualcomm Adreno 320
RAM memory2GB LPDDR42GB LPDDR2
Internal storage16GB (12GB user available)
NVMe (SSD)
16GB
External storageNot supportedUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitSuper AMOLED
Screen size4.7" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~65.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~68% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution750x1334 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)326 PPI294 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassSapphire GlassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900, CDMA 800/1700/1900/2100GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6

A1633 model:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,27,28,29,30)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)

A1688 model:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,27,28,29)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
LTE 800/900/1800/2600 - STA100-3: 700/1700/1900/2100
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS, MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary camera / Back cameraApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
Main camera12 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x2592 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length29mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedfeature not registered
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection
BSI sensorSupportedfeature not registered
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasfeature not registered
Front camera / Secondary cameraApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
Front camera5 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length31mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.264, H.265, MOVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAC, eAAC, M4AMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputProprietary TV-outMicro HDMI Type D
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedfeature not registered
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedfeature not registered
Other functionsApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
Active noise cancellationSupportedfeature not registered
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedYes / No
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Silver, Gold, Space Gray, Rose Gold
- Oleophobic coating
- Touch ID v2
- Simultaneous HD video and image recording
- 3D Touch display
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud cloud service
- NFC Apple Pay only (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black
- BBM 6
- HDR photo/video
- USB On-The-Go 1.3
- WiFi direct
Power supply and autonomyApple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity1715 mAh2880 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standby14400 minutes | 240 hours | 10 days23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Apple iPhone 6S 16GBBlackBerry Z30
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.14 W/Kg (head) | 1.14 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.87 W/Kg (head) | 0.98 W/Kg (body)feature not registered