• 5" (960x540)
  • 1.5GB
    MSM8230 Snapdragon 400 SoC
    8GB Storage
  • 5-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2500 mAh
Specifications Highlights
ProductBlackBerry Z3 (2014)
Display5" 960x540
Rear Camera(s)
  • 5-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 1.1-MP
Computing
  • MSM8230 Snapdragon 400 SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 8GB Storage
  • MicroSD (32GB max.)
Battery2500 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 164g (5.8oz), 140x72.8x9.3 mm (5.51 x 2.87 x 0.37 inches)
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Display
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio67.6%
Resolution960x540
Sharpness (PPI)220 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel5-MP
Sensor Pixel Size µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2500 mAh
Talk Time15 hours
Music Playback Time84 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameMSM8230 Snapdragon 400
Processor # Cores2
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.2 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB
Internal Storage Options8GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size32GB
Operating System + VersionBlackBerry OS , upgradable to v10.3.1 10.2.1
Communications
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
Connector TypeMicro USB
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • Java
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • WMV
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Proximity

BlackBerry Z3 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the BlackBerry Z3 waterproof?

No. Our information shows that the BlackBerry Z3 is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating rating. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the BlackBerry Z3 Dual-SIM?

No, the BlackBerry Z3 does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but it could be different in Asia. We mainly track USA data.

Is the BlackBerry Z3 4K?

No, the BlackBerry Z3 resolution of (960x540) is not defined as 4K. 4K is usually defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but it has other variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the BlackBerry Z3 capable of Wireless Charging?

No, BlackBerry Z3 does not have Wireless Charging.

Does the BlackBerry Z3 work with 4G wireless?

No, the BlackBerry Z3 is not a 4G-LTE device.

Does the BlackBerry Z3 support 5G networks?

No, the BlackBerry Z3 is not a 5G NR handset.

Is the BlackBerry Z3 USB-C?

No, the BlackBerry Z3 is not a USB-C smartphone.

If the battery of the BlackBerry Z3 removable?

No, the BlackBerry Z3's battery cannot be removed.

BlackBerry Z3 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better