Upcoming Blackberry Z3 vs Samsung Galaxy s5 : Will it stand up to the competition


To our surprise the CEO of Blackberry John Chen has announced the official launch of Blackberry z3.This is the core contender of blackberry to take on other rival high end Smartphone’s like Samsung Galaxy s5. Whether Blackberry Z3 is going to make it or not, let’s check it here. We will thoroughly provide you with the highs and lows both the Smartphone have and let you know which one is the best for you.

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Blackberry Z3


Samsung Galaxy s5 is bricked with 5.1 inch super AMOLED display with screen resolution 1080*1920 pixels along with pixel density of 432ppi. IP67 certification and Gorilla Glass 3 are the addition two assets for this powerful Smartphone.

Blackberry Z3 on the other hand possesses 5inch capacitive display with screen resolution of just 540*960 pixels and pixel density of 220ppi.

With no doubt Samsung Galaxy s5 is leading in this aspect also with 1 inch bigger display and a huge resolution difference and it clearly confirms that Samsung Galaxy s5 will have better visual capability.

Operating System and Processor:

Samsung Galaxy s5 runs on latest version of Android kit Kat 4.4.2 and clocked at a lightning fast speed of 2.5 GHz with its Quad core Snapdragon 801 processor and graphic supporting unit Adreno 330.

Blackberry Z3 runs on 10.2.1 along with speed of 1.2 GHz embedded with dual core Snapdragon processor 400 and Adreno 305.

There is a very huge difference in their version of processors. The processing speed of Galaxy s5 is almost twice as that of blackberry z3. Also the processor and GPu of blackberry z3 is much older version of Snapdragon and Adreno.


Samsung Galaxy s5 supports 2G, 3G and 4G networking facilities.

Blackberry Z3 supports 2G and 3G only. 4G is missing in Blackberry Z3 which can be a serious pitfall.


Samsung Galaxy s5 contains 16/32 GB internal memory which means there are two variants of Galaxy s5 available to you according to your storage needs. It also includes 2GB RAM.

Blackberry Z3 comes with inbuilt 8GB internal memory and 1.5 GB RAM.


Samsung Galaxy s5 sports 16MP camera with resolution of 5312*2988 pixels with some additional features like face detection, autofocus, LED flash, image stabilization, dual shot and many more exciting features. Also a 2MP front camera @1080p with dual video call feature is present.

While as Blackberry Z3 sports a 5MP camera with 2592*1944 pixel resolution and limited few features which include geo tagging, autofocus and LED flash. A1.1 MP front camera @720p is available for video calling.


Samsung Galaxy s5 is backed with Li-ion 2800mAh battery providing talk time of 21hours on 2G and 67 hours on continuous music play.

Blackberry Z3 contains a non- removable Li-ion 2500mAh battery providing talk time of up to 15hours and 30 minutes on 2G while as 384 hours on standby.

Taking look at all the features of both the Smartphone’s above its clear that Samsung Galaxy s5 is the best Smartphone as compared to blackberry z3 because every feature of Z3 is limited while as Galaxy s5 has got maximum possible features of Smartphone.