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Comparison - BlackBerry Key2 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

BlackBerry Key2 is smartphone from 2018 year with weight of 168 grams and size 151.4 x 71.8 x 8.5 mm.. It has a screen of 4.5 inches, camera 12 MP and memory 64/128 GB, 6 GB RAM. Its processor is Quad-core, Kryo 385 Gold, 2200MHz + Quad-core, Kryo 385 Silver, 1800MHz.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is smartphone from 2017 year with weight of 195 grams and size 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm.. It has a screen of 6.3 inches, camera 12 MP and memory 64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM. Its processor is Quad-core, Kryo, 2350MHz + Quad-core, Kryo, 1900MHz.

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Common features
Release date 2018 2017
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (BBF100-6 model only)3G bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - EU, Africa, AU (BBF100-1)
 
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) - Canada, US, LATAM (BBF100-2)
 
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - ME, APAC, India (BBF100-6)
 
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE
Battery 3500 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Endurance MP3 playback (AOD on): up to 47 hrs
MP3 playback (AOD off): up to 74 hrs
Video playback: up to 16 hrs
Talk time: up to 22 hrs
Internet use (Wi-Fi): up to 14 hrs
Internet use (3G): up to 12 hrs
Internet use (4G): up to 13 hrs
Dimensions - H x W x L 151.4 mm X 71.8 mm X 8.5 mm 162.5 mm X 74.8 mm X 8.6 mm
Weight 168 gr. 195 gr.
SIM cardSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - BBF100-6 onlySingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Formstandartstandart
Keyboardqwertyno

Performance
Operating system - OSAndroid 8.1 (Oreo)Android OS, v7.1 (Nougat)
Central processor - CPU 2200 MHz, Quad-core, Kryo 385 Gold 2350 MHz, Quad-core, Kryo
Second processor - CPU 1800 MHz, Quad-core, Kryo 385 Silver 1900 MHz, Quad-core, Kryo
Graphics processor - GPUAdreno 512Adreno 540
Memory card slotmicroSD, up to 256 GBmicroSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) - single-SIM
Internal memory64/128 GB, 6 GB RAM64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM

Screen
Display typeIPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Touchscreencapacitive touchscreenCapacitive touchscreen
Display colors16M16M
Screen size 4.5" инча 6.3" инча
Display resolution1080 x 16201440 x 2960
PPI /points per inch/434521
Other features Multitouch
Yes
Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Multitouch
Yes
Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 5 - HDR10 compliant
- 3D Touch (home button only)
- Always-on display
Camera and Video
Main camera 12 MP, Dual: 12 MP (f/1.8, 1/2.3 12 MP, Dual 12 MP (26mm, f/1.7, PDAF & 52mm, f/2.4, AF), OIS, 2x optical zoom
Camera resolution
Lightdual-LED (dual tone) flashdual-LED (dual tone) flash
Video2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
Front camera8 MP (f/2.0, 1.12µm), 1080p8 MP, f/1.7, autofocus, 1/3.6'' sensor size, 1.22 µm pixel size, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR
Communication and Connectivity
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspotWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS2Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFCYesYes
USB3.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Gov3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE, EDRv5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPRSYesYes
Music and Audio
RadioFM radioNo
Radio jackYesYes
Other features
Other features  - Fast battery charging: 50% in 36 min (Quick Charge 3.0)
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
- DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
- Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
- Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Samsung Desktop Experience support
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
- Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
- ANT+ support
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document editor
- Wide-angle camera - Resolution: Dual pixel 12MP AF; Pixel size: 1.4µm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Sensor ratio: 4:3; FOV: 77°; F.No (aperture): F1.7
- Telephoto camera - Resoultion: 12MP AF; Pixel size: 1.0µm; Sensor size: 1/3.6"; Sensor ratio: 4:3; FOV: 45°; F.No (aperture): F2.4
- Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto H
- Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
- IP68 certified - dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
- Stylus
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5) & aluminum frame

Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz & 4x1.7 GHz) – EMEA
Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) - USA & China

microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) - single-SIM model
microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - double SIM model

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