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BlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1) vs Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)

Side by side comparison between BlackBerry Keyone vs Samsung Galaxy A70s phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A70s XBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)05Points
BlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)
4.5"
IPS

1080x1620

12
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
21PointsSamsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)Compare BlackBerry Keyone X
Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
6.7"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)

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!

Keyone (BBB100-1)5 Advantages BlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)vsGalaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)21 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
+180 grams (6.3 ounces)4%
Lighter
vs187 grams (6.55 ounces)
+Aluminum body, glass front, plastic backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsPlastic body, glass front
+433 PPI10%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs393 PPI
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core2%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR3vs+6GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (22GB available)vs+128GB (105GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 2.0Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)vs+7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)19%
Thinner
TFT IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
1080x1620 pixelsvs+1080x2400 pixels48%
Higher resolution screen
4.5"vs+6.7"49%
Larger screen
(back) 12MPvs+(triple camera) 64MP + 8MP + 5MP5 times
Higher resolution main camera
1/2.3" inchesvs+1/1.72" inches34%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)11%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 8MPvs+(front) 32MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Android 8.0 Oreovs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps33%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
3500 mAhvs+4500 mAh29%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
18Wvs+25W39%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
4.2 + A2DPvs+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster

29 Common items in both devices
60Hz
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160)
+22 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
ModelKeyone (BBB100-1)Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
Other model namesRIM BlackBerry KEYone black edition (Key1)Galaxy A70s SM-A707F/Dual-SIM (128GB+6GB RAM)
Country or region available(Latin America)CanadaSouth KoreaUSA
(Latin America), Canada, South Korea, USA
India
India
BrandBlackBerrySamsung
Release dateApril, 2017September, 2019
Depth9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)72.4 x 149.1 millimeters (2.85 x 5.87 in)76.7 x 164.3 millimeters (3.02 x 6.47 in)
Weight180 grams (6.3 ounces)187 grams (6.55 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardFixed QWERTY keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass front, plastic backPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)BlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
Operating systemAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 11
HardwareBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SDM675 (11nm)
CPU processor2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 460 Gold
1.7Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 460 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 612 845Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (22GB available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (105GB available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size4.5" inches6.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~55.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~86% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1620 pixels1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)433 PPI393 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4Gorilla Glass 3
Display features60Hz60Hz
Mobile networksBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload450/50 Mbps600/50 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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat9 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 28, 29, 30)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
LTE Cat12/6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
CallingBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
Back camera (main camera)12 megapixels(triple camera)
64 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.212mm1/4"1.12µm
5MP depthf/2.2
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.3" inches1/1.72" inches
Pixel size1.55µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered25mm lens
Sensor size1/4" inches1/2.8" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel0.8µm pixel
MultimediaBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviDMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Black/silver, Black, Bronze
- DTEK system
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum frame
- Plastic back
- LED notification
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 36min
- Quick Charge 3.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Prism Crush Black, White, Red
- One UI 3.1
- Infinity U display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity3500 mAh4500 mAh
Charger, watts18W Fast battery charging
Quick Charge 3
25W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy1740 minutes | 29 hours | 1.2 daysfeature not registered
Standby30900 minutes | 515 hours | 21.5 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateBlackBerry Keyone (BBB100-1)Samsung Galaxy A70s (SM-A707F/DSM 128GB/6GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.202W/kg (head)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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