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BlackBerry Classic vs Xiaomi Mi 4i

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between BlackBerry Classic vs Xiaomi Mi 4i phones with full specifications. What's the best?

,
BlackBerry Classic
3.5"
TFT

720x720

8
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2515
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Xiaomi Mi 4i
5"
IPS

1080x1920

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3120
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Xiaomi Mi 4i

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Classic5 Advantages BlackBerry ClassicvsMi 4i17 Advantages Xiaomi Mi 4i
+16GB23%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (13GB user free)
+Until 128GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+Micro-B USB SlimPort®Advantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
1.5Ghz 32bit Dual-Corevs+1.7Ghz 64bit Octa-Core58%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
178 grams (6.23 ounces)vs+130 grams (4.55 ounces)37%
Lighter
10.2 millimeters (0.4 inches)vs+7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)31%
Thinner
TFT LCDvs+TFT LCD IPSAdvantage
TFT LCD IPS display is brighter and more vivid
720x720 pixelsvs+1080x1920 pixels3 times
Higher resolution screen
291 PPIvs+441 PPI52%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
3.5"vs+5"43%
Larger screen
(back) 8MPvs+(back) 13MP60%
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual LED flashAdvantage
The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/2.0 (aperture)10%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
(front) 2MPvs+(front) 5MP162%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) VGA (640x480)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)6 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
70000 apps (BlackBerry App World)vs+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)35 times
More apps available to download and use
2515 mAhvs+3120 mAh24%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slotvs+2 slots Dual-SIMAdvantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
4.0 version A2DPvs+4.1 version A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.1 version A2DP is newer and faster

26 Common items in both devices
2GB
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
Full HD (1920x1080)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
+19 specs and more in the table below

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

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Physical featuresBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
ModelClassicMi 4i
Other model namesBlackBerry Classic SQC100-1, BlackBerry Q20, RIM KopiXiaomi Mi 4i Dual Sim LTE 16GB 2015015, Xiaomi Mi4i
Country or region availablefeature not registeredfeature not registered
BrandBlackBerryXiaomi
Release dateDecember, 2014April, 2015
Depth10.2 millimeters (0.4 inches)7.8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)72.4 x 131 millimeters (2.85 x 5.16 in)69.6 x 138.1 millimeters (2.74 x 5.44 in)
Weight178 grams (6.23 ounces)130 grams (4.55 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardFixed QWERTY keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)BlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
Operating systemBlackBerry OS 10Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM896064bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 (28nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz Dual-Core KraitOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.7Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 225Qualcomm Adreno 405
RAM memory2GB2GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB16GB (13GB user free)
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD IPS
Screen size3.5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~41.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x720 pixels1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)291 PPI441 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100 - USA: 850/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/1900/2100, TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
Primary 4G networkLTE 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 - USA: 700/850/1700/1900/2100/2600LTE Cat4 1800/2600 (Bands 3,7)
TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,39,40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, 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
CallingBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
Back camera (main camera)8 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (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 registeredfeature not registered
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
2ª cameraBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
Front camera (secondary)2 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480)Full HD (1920x1080)
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 ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputMicro-B USB SlimPort®Not supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
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
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- Optical trackpad
- BBM 6
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Yellow, Blue, Pink
- MIUI 6 UI
- Quick Charge: 40% in 60min
- Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity2515 mAh3120 mAh
Charger, watts• Standard charging• Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 day2100 minutes | 35 hours | 1.5 days
Standby21900 minutes | 365 hours | 15.2 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateBlackBerry ClassicXiaomi Mi 4i
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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