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BlackBerry Classic vs Lenovo A5 16GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between BlackBerry Classic vs Lenovo A5 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Lenovo A5 X09BlackBerry Classic
BlackBerry Classic
3.5"
TFT

720x720

8
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2515
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Lenovo A5 16GB
5.45"
IPS

720x1440

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Quad

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Lenovo A5 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! Comment!


09 Advantages BlackBerry Classic
ClassicvsA5 16GB
 78%78%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GBvs16GB (9GB user available)
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB SlimPort®vsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported

17 Advantages Lenovo A5 16GB
A5 16GBvsClassic
 42%42%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.5Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs1.5Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs2GB
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 11%11%
+Lighter
160 grams (5.6 ounces)vs178 grams (6.23 ounces)
 4%4%
+Thinner
9.8 millimeters (0.39 inches)vs10.2 millimeters (0.4 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT LCD
 100%100%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1440 pixelsvs720x720 pixels
 1%1%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
295 PPIvs291 PPI
 56%56%
+Larger screen
5.45"vs3.5"
 60%60%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 13MPvs(back) 8MP
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 2MP
 2 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
HD (1280x720 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
 59%59%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs2515 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 b/g/n/ac (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

22 Common items in both devices
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
f/2.2 (aperture)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
150 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
ModelClassicA5 16GB
Also known asBlackBerry Classic SQC100-1, BlackBerry Q20, RIM Kopi联想A5 3GB RAM, Lenovo A5 Dual-sim
Country or region availablefeature not registeredChina
BrandBlackBerryLenovo
Release dateDecember, 2014June, 2018
Depth10.2 millimeters (0.4 inches)9.8 millimeters (0.39 inches)
Size (width x height)72.4 x 131 millimeters (2.85 x 5.16 in)70.86 x 146.2 millimeters (2.79 x 5.76 in)
Weight178 grams (6.23 ounces)160 grams (5.6 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardFixed QWERTY keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)BlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
Operating systemBlackBerry OS 10Android 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM896064bit - MediaTek MT6739 (28nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz Dual-Core Krait1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 225PowerVR GE8100 570Mhz
RAM memory2GB3GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB16GB (9GB user available)
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size3.5" inches5.45" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~41.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~74% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x720 pixels720x1440 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)291 PPI295 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Not supported
Mobile networks and dataBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100 - USA: 850/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 - USA: 700/850/1700/1900/2100/2600LTE Cat4 (Bands 1,3,5,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
Main camera8 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsHD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
Front camera2 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro-B USB SlimPort®Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerYes / NoNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Fingerprint
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- Optical trackpad
- BBM 6
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Rose Gold
- Plastic body
- ZUI 3.9
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyBlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2515 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 dayfeature not registered
Standby21900 minutes | 365 hours | 15.2 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)BlackBerry ClassicLenovo A5 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered