Comparison between:
- Tecno Camon C9
- BlackBerry Priv

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Tecno Camon C9BlackBerry Priv
Tecno Camon C9BlackBerry Priv
Prices
Model aliasC9STV100-1
STV100-2
STV100-3
STV100-4

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width76.4 mm
7.64 cm
0.251 ft
3.008 in
77.2 mm
7.72 cm
0.253 ft
3.039 in
Height153 mm
15.3 cm
0.502 ft
6.024 in
147 mm
14.7 cm
0.482 ft
5.787 in
Thickness10.35 mm
1.035 cm
0.034 ft
0.407 in
9.4 mm
0.94 cm
0.031 ft
0.37 in
Weight-192 g
0.42 lbs
6.77 oz
Volume120.98 cm³
7.35 in³
106.67 cm³
6.48 in³
ColorsGrayBlack
Body materialsPlasticPlastic

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeMicro-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards21
FeaturesDual SIM stand-by (Both cards are active. When one is busy, the other is not active)-

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
UMTSUMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 800 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE-FDD 2300 MHz (B30)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)HiOS 1.0 (Android 6.0 Marshmallow)Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 6.0 Marshmallow

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCMediaTek MT6753Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
Process technology28 nm20 nm
CPUARM Cortex-A532x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A57, 4x 1.44 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-A
Level 0 cache memory (L0)-4 KB + 4 KB
Level 1 cache memory (L1)32 KB + 32 KB16 KB + 16 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)512 KB
0.5 MB
2048 KB
2 MB
CPU cores86
CPU frequency1300 MHz1800 MHz
GPUARM Mali-T720 MP3Qualcomm Adreno 418
GPU cores3-
GPU frequency450 MHz600 MHz
RAM capacity2 GB3 GB
RAM typeLPDDR3LPDDR3
RAM channelsSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency800 MHz933 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage16 GB32 GB
-eMMC 5.0

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSAMOLED
Diagonal size5.5 in
139.7 mm
13.97 cm
5.4 in
137.16 mm
13.72 cm
Width2.7 in
68.49 mm
6.85 cm
2.65 in
67.24 mm
6.72 cm
Height4.79 in
121.76 mm
12.18 cm
4.71 in
119.55 mm
11.95 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixel density401 ppi
157 ppcm
544 ppi
213 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area71.57 %71.06 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
-Curved Edge display

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Altimeter

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOS BSI 2
Aperturef/2f/2.2
Number of lenses66
Flash typeLEDDual LED
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4896 x 3672 pixels
17.98 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
-Schneider-Kreuznach optics

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor size-0.28 x 0.22 mm
0.01 in
Pixel size-0.178 µm
0.000178 mm
Crop factor-121.47
Aperture-f/2.8
Field of view83 °-
Number of lenses5-
Auxiliary lightLED-
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
1600 x 1200 pixels
1.92 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps
-Panorama
Digital zoom

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesNo

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
-2x2 MiMO

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.04.1
FeaturesA2DPA2DP
EDR
LE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Charging
Mass storage

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
M4A
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WebM
WMV
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity3000 mAh3410 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-Polymer
2G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
23 h 54 min
23.9 h
1434 min
1 days
2G stand-by time200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
422 h
25320 min
17.6 days
3G talk time10 h
600 min
0.4 days
24 h
1440 min
1 days
3G stand-by time200 h
12000 min
8.3 days
422 h
25320 min
17.6 days
Charger output power5 V / 1.2 A-
Quick charge technology-Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (USA)-1.154 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)-0.934 W/kg

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional features-QWERTY slide-out keyboard
 Tecno Camon C9BlackBerry Priv