• 5" (960x540)
  • 1.5GB
    MSM8230 Snapdragon 400 SoC
    8GB Storage
  • 5-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2500 mAh
  • 5" (1280x720) Super AMOLED
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon S4 Pro SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 8-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2880 mAh
Specifications Highlights
Product NameZ3Z30
ProductBlackBerry Z3 (2014)BlackBerry Z30 (2013)
Display5" 960x540 5" 1280x720 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 5-MP (Primary)
  • 8-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 1.1-MP
  • 2-MP
Computing
  • MSM8230 Snapdragon 400 SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 8GB Storage
  • MicroSD (32GB max.)
  • Snapdragon S4 Pro SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (64GB max.)
Battery2500 mAh2880 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 164g (5.8oz), 140x72.8x9.3 mm (5.51 x 2.87 x 0.37 inches)IP Rating, 170g (6oz), 140.7x72x9.4 mm (5.54 x 2.83 x 0.37 inches)
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Display
Product NameZ3Z30
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5"5"
Display/Body Ratio67.6%68.0%
Resolution960x5401280x720
Sharpness (PPI)220 PPI294 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Product NameZ3Z30
Megapixel5-MP8-MP
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Product NameZ3Z30
Battery TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2500 mAh2880 mAh
Talk Time15 hours25 hours
Music Playback Time84 hours
Computing
Product NameZ3Z30
Processor BrandQualcommQualcomm
Processor NameMSM8230 Snapdragon 400Snapdragon S4 Pro
Processor ModelMSM8960T
Processor # Cores22
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.2 GHz1.7 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB2GB
Internal Storage Options8GB16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size32GB64GB
Operating System + VersionBlackBerry OS , upgradable to v10.3.1 10.2.1BlackBerry OS 10.2, upgradable to v 10.3.1
Communications
Product NameZ3Z30
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USBMicro USB
Connector Features
  • USB OTG
Sim Card 0
Product NameZ3Z30
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIMMicro SIM
Multimedia
Product NameZ3Z30
Multimedia Features
  • Java
  • Java
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsStereo
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
  • FLAC
  • MP3
  • FLAC
  • WAV
  • WMA
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
  • WMV
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

BlackBerry Z3 vs. BlackBerry Z30 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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