Home > News > BlackBerry Torch 9800 VS iPhone 4
DVD Ripper

The Comparison between Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

BlackBerry Torch 9800 VS iPhone 4

Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4, which are both touchscreen superphone, are you confused by which one you should choose? To make you clear, this article will make a comprehensive comparison between them.

Blackberry Torch 9800 VS iPhone 4

Comparing the Screen of Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

Seeing from the numbers, the iPhone 4 is the winner. iPhone 4 has 3.5 inch capacitive touchscreen and higher resolution 640*960 pixels. While, although the BlackBerry Torch 9800 has 3.2-inch display and 360*480 pixel, the screen of it is also crisp, bright and flawless.

iPhone 4 does have higher resolution than BlackBerry Torch 9800, but it appears that the iPhone 4 has more pixels than the human eye can actually see, which make it look like a show.

Frankly speaking, compared with the screen, iPhone 4 is the winner. After all, Apple has been paying much more attention to the development of capacitive screens than BlackBerry.

Winner: iPhone 4

Comparing the Processor of Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

The processor of iPhone 4 can be up to 1Ghz, but it doesn't indicate that the iPhone 4 runs faster than BlackBerry Torch 9800

BlackBerry Torch 9800's processor is 624MHz, but BlackBerry series has much better memory management than iPhone.

What's more, in the field of multitasking, iPhone struggles and without full fat multitasking. While Blackberry steams along and doesn't need an enhanced processor to power multitasking as the iPhone 4 does.

Winner: BlackBerry Torch 9800

Comparing the Browser of Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

The browser of iPhone 4 is Safari browser, while the browser of Blackberry Torch 9800 is WebKit browser. Which one is better, let's see the passage below:

WebKit browser can support tabbed browsing, although you can access multiple pages through Safari browser, it is not as smooth as switching between tabs. What's more, WebKit browser can use your text size preferences to resize text to make sure that it is always the size that you want. In addition to above all, there is another advantage of WebKit browser, which is this browser renders websites much better than the Safari browser of iPhone 4.

Winner: BlackBerry Torch 9800

Comparing the Application of Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

Compared with the application, Apple's iPhone 4 is absolutely the winner. Although Blackberry will be introducing new APIs to developer and Blackberry provide more CRM applications to business people, Apple iPhone is cheap, much more inventive and cover a wider range compared to BlackBerry. Thus, when comparing applications, Apple's iPhone is the winner.

Winner: iPhone 4

Comparing the Keyboard of Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

iPhone 4 has touchscreen, unless you have got used to it, you will feel strange when you start to use it. While it is unnecessary for you to get used to the hardware keyboards, there are four choices of Blackberry Torch 9800 - landscape Qwerty, portrait Qwerty, Alphanumeric and BlackBerry's Suretype. In addition to that, the slide out Qwerty keyboard is much more suitable for most of the users. Suppose that if you want to write a long email, you should better choose the keyboard of Blackberry Torch 9800.

In all, comparing with the keybord, the Blackberry Torch 9800 is the winner.

Winner: Blackberry Torch 9800

Comparing the OS of Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

The OS of iPhone 4 is iOS4, which I a great improvement compared with former iPhone OS. This OS has excellent multitasking capability, universal inbox and better exchange support. While the Blackberry Torch 9800 already supported these, so instead RIM has added a number of more consumer friendly features into the mix including easier set up for email and social networking, plus push support for RSS feeds, enhanced homescreen customisation, plus a universal search tool that competes with Apple's Spotlight search.

Winner: It's a draw

Comparing the Storage of Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

The iPhone has always excelled when it comes to storage, but to the annoyance of many users, there's still no microSD card slot for you to bump up the memory.

The BlackBerry Torch 9800 ships with a 4GB memory card, but you can give your phone a boost with a microSD card up to 32GB, and more when high capacities become available.

Winner: BlackBerry Torch 9800

Comparing the Camera of Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

iPhone 4 and Blackberry Torch 9800 are both have higher resolution camera than their former series, the both have 5-megapixels.

The advantage of iPhone 4 in this field is that iPhone 4's camera supports HD video recording, while the BlackBerry's camera only shoots in SD (VGA resolution).

Like other Blackberry models, Blackberry Torch 9800 also has good image quality. However, compared with iPhone 4 in this filed, Blackberry Torch 9800 is inferior.

Winner: Apple iPhone 4

Comparing the Battery Life of Blackberry Torch 9800 and iPhone 4

Kudos does have to go to Apple here - the company has finally managed to produce a phone that lasts all day. However, RIM has always produced handsets that offer the stamina of a horse, because of the company's data management.

The iPhone may have a higher capacity battery (1420mAh in comparison to the Torch's 1300mAh), but it won't keep going for days on end like the BlackBerry will.

Winner: BlackBerry Torch 9800


Like what you have seen, BlackBerry Torch 9800 has more advantages than Apple iPhone 4. Thus, in my opinion, BlackBerry Torch 9800 is the final winner. However, both of these two phones are the great products. They all have beautiful appearances and good performance.

Related Software

Although these two cell phones have excellent features, there are still some shortcomings that these two cell phones can not avoid. Except the shortcomings mentioned in the above passage, one of the most apparent shortcomings of them is the video and audio format limitation. Like most portable devices, iPhone 4 and BlackBerry Torch 9800 can only support few video and audio formats. To solve this problem, actually you need the related video converter.

iPhone Video Converter Factory Pro 3.0 is just designed for iPhone series besides Phone 4 to solve the limitation of video and audio format. It is a good related video converter compared with other related video converter.

For more related information, please visit: https://www.videoconverterfactory.com/iphone-video-converter/

Download URL: https://www.videoconverterfactory.com/download/iphone-video-converter-pro.exe

Blackberry Video Converter Factory Pro 3.0 is also Blackberry series besides BlackBerry Torch 9800, which is also better than the other related Blackberry converters.

For more related information, please visit: https://www.videoconverterfactory.com/blackberry-video-converter/

Download URL: https://www.videoconverterfactory.com/download/blackberry-video-converter-pro.exe

WonderFox DVD Video Converter Time-limited Discount 50% OFF
Related Software
Video Converter Factory Pro Time-limited Discount 50% OFF
Related Article
30-day Money Back Guarantee Email service within 24 hours VeriSign Secured Approved by Norton