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Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZ vs BlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure vs BlackBerry Key2 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare BlackBerry Key2 X04Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZ
Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZ
5"
PLS

540x960

8
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure X26BlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
BlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
4.5"
IPS

1080x1620

12
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is BlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4

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!


04 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZ
Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZvsKey2 BBF100-4
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 9%9%
+Lighter
154 grams (5.39 ounces)vs168 grams (5.88 ounces)
 11%11%
+Larger screen
5"vs4.5"
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)

26 Advantages BlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
Key2 BBF100-4vsGalaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZ
 94%94%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4vs2GB LPDDR3
 5 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (52GB user available)vs16GB (9GB user available)
 5%5%
+Thinner
8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT PLS
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1620 pixelsvs540x960 pixels
 97%97%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
433 PPIvs220 PPI
 2 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 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
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 22%22%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 63%63%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 5MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 3 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
FingerprintvsNot supported
 35%35%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3500 mAhvs2600 mAh
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot 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 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorvsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported

16 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
ModelGalaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZKey2 BBF100-4
Also known asCricket Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZKAAIO, Galaxy J2 2018RIM BlackBerry KEYtwo, TCL Athena
Country or region availableUSAChinaHong Kong
BrandSamsungBlackBerry
Release dateJanuary, 2019June, 2018
Depth8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)72.1 x 143.4 millimeters (2.84 x 5.65 in)71.8 x 151.4 millimeters (2.83 x 5.96 in)
Weight154 grams (5.39 ounces)168 grams (5.88 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedFixed QWERTY keyboard
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660 (14nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 308 500MhzQualcomm Adreno 512 650Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4
Internal storage16GB (9GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (52GB user available)
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
Display typeTFT PLSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5" inches4.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~55.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution540x960 pixels1080x1620 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)220 PPI433 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
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 850/900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 2, 4, 5, 7, 66, 71)LTE Cat11 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,14,17,20,28,29,30,66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,39,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps600/75 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
Main camera8 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MP f/2.6 1.0µm
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.3" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.55µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: 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 only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
Front camera5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall effect
Other features- Colors: Black
- HAC M3/T4
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Silver
- DTEK system
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum frame (7000 series)
- Plastic back
- LED notification
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 36min
- Quick Charge 3.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2600 mAh3500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/1.55A=7.75Wfeature not registered
Talk time960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 dayfeature not registered
Standby19500 minutes | 325 hours | 13.5 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure SM-J260AZBlackBerry Key2 BBF100-4
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.99 W/Kg (head) | 1.55 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.72 W/Kg (head) | 1.68 W/Kg (body)