The next best Android Phablet: Note5 or CDN home Giant Blackberry Priv?

Let’s do a quick comparison.


Category BlackBerry Priv Note 5
OS Android 5.1.1 Android 5.1.1
CPU/GPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 808
Adreno 418 GPU
Samsung Exynos 7420
Mali-T760MP8 GPU
Display 5.43-inch curved AMOLED
2560×1440 (540 ppi)
5.7-inch SuperAMOLED
2560×1440 (518 ppi)
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Battery 3410 mAh 3000 mAh
Removable battery No No
Charging Quick Charge 2.0 Adaptive Fast Charging
Wireless charging Qi (some models) Qi and Powermat
Fingerprint sensor No Yes
Rear camera 18MP, f/2.2
OIS, phase-detect autofocus, 4K video
16MP, f/1.9
OIS, phase-detect autofocus, LED flash, 1.12 µm pixel size, 4K video
Front camera 2MP, f/2.8
1.75µm pixels
wide angle lens
Storage 32GB 32 or 64GB
SD card Yes No
Size 147 x 77.2 x 9.4 mm
184 x 77.2 x 9.4 mm (keyboard open)
153.2 x 76.1 x 7.6 mm
Weight 192 g 171 g 



After Many issues with my Galaxy 3,  S4, then Note4, that required me to sell them off… I conclude that the PRIV is worth a try, and for long emails it will prevail every time…