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Apple iPhone XR 64GB vs BlackBerry Z30

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPhone XR vs BlackBerry Z30 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare BlackBerry Z30 X21Apple iPhone XR 64GB
Apple iPhone XR 64GB
6.1"
IPS

828x1792

12
MP

7.1mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

2942
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 XR 64GB

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! Comment!


21 Advantages Apple iPhone XR 64GB
iPhone XR 64GBvsZ30
 79%79%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.25Ghz 64bit Hexa-Corevs1.7Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR2
 2 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (54GB user available)vs16GB
 13%13%
+Thinner
8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
 61%61%
+Higher resolution screen
828x1792 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 10%10%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
324 PPIvs294 PPI
 22%22%
+Larger screen
6.1"vs5"
 50%50%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 12MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Quad-LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 7.1MPvs(front) 2MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 9 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 2%2%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2942 mAhvs2880 mAh
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 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Scratch-resistant glassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP67 certifiedvsNot supported

04 Advantages BlackBerry Z30
Z30vsiPhone XR 64GB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 14%14%
+Lighter
170 grams (5.95 ounces)vs194 grams (6.79 ounces)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsproprietary audio output

19 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
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, GALILEO, QZSS / 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 XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
ModeliPhone XR 64GBZ30
Also known asiPhone XR A1984, A2105, A2106, A2107, A2108BlackBerry Z30 4G LTE, BlackBerry Z30 STA100-2, RIM Aristo
Country or region availableVarious (International)feature not registered
BrandAppleBlackBerry
Release dateOctober, 2018October, 2013
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)75.7 x 150.9 millimeters (2.98 x 5.94 in)72 x 140.7 millimeters (2.83 x 5.54 in)
Weight194 grams (6.79 ounces)170 grams (5.95 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30minNot supported
Operating system (OS)Apple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
Operating systemiOS 12BlackBerry OS 10.2
Firmware updateiOS 13feature not registered
HardwareApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A12 Bionic (7nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro Plus MSM8960
CPU processorHexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.25Ghz Dual-Core Vortex
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Tempest
1.7Ghz Dual-Core Krait
GPU graphical controllerApple GPU MP4Qualcomm Adreno 320
RAM memory3GB LPDDR4X2GB LPDDR2
Internal storage64GB (54GB user available)
NVMe (SSD)
16GB
External storageNot supportedUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.1" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~80% (screen-to-body ratio)~68% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution828x1792 pixels720x1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)324 PPI294 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry 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 networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat9 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE 800/900/1800/2600 - STA100-3: 700/1700/1900/2100
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, 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/upload1024/150 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry 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 / back cameraApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
Main camera12 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashQuad-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length28mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedfeature not registered
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical 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 / secondary cameraApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
Front camera7.1 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution3072x2304 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length32mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFFMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputProprietary TV-outMicro HDMI Type D
Audio outputproprietary audio output3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.0 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, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedfeature not registered
Other functionsApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry 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
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Blue, Black, White, Yellow, Red, Coral
- Face ID
- AirDrop, iCloud, FaceTime, Siri
- Apple Pay
- Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter included
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 30min
- 1080p@240fps slow motion
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black
- BBM 6
- HDR photo/video
- USB On-The-Go 1.3
- WiFi direct
Power supply and autonomyApple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2942 mAh2880 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1500 minutes | 25 hours | 1 days1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registered23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple iPhone XR 64GBBlackBerry Z30
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered