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Sony Xperia Z1S (C6916) vs BlackBerry 7100v

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia Z1S vs BlackBerry 7100v phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

Compare BlackBerry 7100v XSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)28Points
Sony Xperia Z1S (C6916)





32bit Quad


(Non removable)

BlackBerry 7100v







What's the better phone? Sony Xperia Z1S (C6916)

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!

Xperia Z1S (C6916)28 Advantages Sony Xperia Z1S (C6916)vs7100v2 Advantages BlackBerry 7100v
+2GB LPDDR3511 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
+32GB (26GB available)831 times
More internal storage for applications and files
+Until 64GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)135%
vs20 millimeters (0.79 inches)
+16 million245 times
More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
vs65 thousand
+1080x1920 pixels32 times
Higher resolution screen
vs240x260 pixels
+441 PPI196%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs149 PPI
Larger screen
+(back) 20.7MPAdvantage
With a camera you can take pictures anywhere
vsNot supported
+Full HD (1920x1080)Advantage
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsNot supported
+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)35 times
More apps available to download and use
vs70000 apps (BlackBerry App World)
+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps3124 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(2G GPRS) 0.048 Mbps
+Capacitive MultitouchAdvantage
The touch screen facilitates the use of the device
vsNot supported
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vs2.5mm jack
+Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Compass, Ambient Light sensor, Gyroscope, ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+3000 mAh2 times
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs960 mAh
+Video callingAdvantage
The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
vsNot supported
+FM (RDS)Advantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+Micro-B USB MHLAdvantage
The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
vsNot supported
+A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSAdvantage
It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
vsNot supported
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vsNot supported
+4.0 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.0 + A2DP is newer and faster
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
+MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsMini-USB 1.1 (Mini-B)
+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet
+Scratch-resistant glassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+IP58 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
170 grams (5.95 ounces)vs+120 grams (4.2 ounces)42%
Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily

3 Common items in both devices
Vibrating alert
+ specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
ModelXperia Z1S (C6916)7100v
Other model namesT-Mobile Sony Xperia Z1s C6916 (4G LTE), Sony HonamiRIM BlackBerry 7100v
Country or region availableUSA
feature not registered
Release dateJanuary, 2014October, 2004
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)20 millimeters (0.79 inches)
Size (width x height)74 x 144 millimeters (2.91 x 5.67 in)56 x 114 millimeters (2.2 x 4.49 in)
Weight170 grams (5.95 ounces)120 grams (4.2 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersIP58 certified: dust/water resistant up to 1 meter and 30minNot supported
System (OS)Sony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
Operating systemAndroid 4.3 Jelly BeanBlackBerry OS 4.0
Firmware updateAndroid 5.1.1 Lollipopfeature not registered
HardwareSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 (28nm)ARM 9EJ-S Core
CPU processor2.2Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400Single-Core ARM9EJ-S
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330feature not registered
Internal storage32GB (26GB available)
eMMC 4.5
External storageUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplaySony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
Display typeTFT LCDTFT LCD
Screen size5" inches2.37" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~64.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~28.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels240x260 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsNot supported
Pixel density (dot pitch)441 PPI149 PPI
Colors16 million65 thousand
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps0.048 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G
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 850/900/1700/1900/2100Not supported
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 4, 17)Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS, MMS, E-mail
Video callingSupportedNot supported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderNot supported
CameraSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
Back camera (main camera)20.7 megapixelsNot supported
Main camera resolution5248x3936 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsNot supported
FlashLED flashNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusNot supported
Touch focusSupportedfeature not registered
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomNot supported
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionfeature not registered
BSI sensorSupportedfeature not registered
HDRHDR photo/video only main camerafeature not registered
2ª cameraSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
Front camera (secondary)2.1 megapixelsNot supported
Front camera resolution1920x1080 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Not supported
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
MultimediaSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
RadioFM (RDS)Not supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263feature not registered
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, AC3, FLACfeature not registered
ConnectivitySony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMini-USB 1.1 (Mini-B)
TV outputMicro-B USB MHLNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack2.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP1.1
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMONot supported
DLNASupportedfeature not registered
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedfeature not registered
Other functionsSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
Active noise cancellationSupportedfeature not registered
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Not supported
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Purple
- Sony Mobile BRAVIA Engine 3
- Sony TRILUMINOS display
- 3D Surround Sound
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Silver
- Java framework
Power supplySony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh960 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy900 minutes | 15 hours | 0.6 day300 minutes | 5 hours | 0.2 day
Standby37200 minutes | 620 hours | 25.8 days12000 minutes | 200 hours | 8.3 days
Radiation rateSony Xperia Z1S (C6916)BlackBerry 7100v
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.72W/kg (head) | 1.25W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered

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