Nokia 6 vs Blackberry Aurora, a Comparison with Size, Specs, Features

14 May, 2017 | Kendra
Nokia 6 vs Blackberry Aurora, a Comparison with Size, Specs, Features

Nokia 6 and Blackberry Aurora, which are both 2017 gadgets launched in January and March respectively,(Nokia 6 vs Blackberry Aurora) have a lot of differences, making either a preference for some people.

Nokia 6 has an aluminum alloy unibody design and comes in four colors, which include Marre Black, Tempered Blue, Silver shade, and Copper colors. The Blackberry Aurora, on the other hand, has a blending unibody metal body available in Gold, Silver, and Black colors.

The Nokia 6 is 7.8mm thick and 167 grams (5.89 ounces) of weight, making it thinner and lighter than the 8.5 mm BlackBerry Aurora which is 178 grams (6.27 ounces). The screen layout of the Nokia 6 is 5.5 inches, (1920 × 1080) pixels 2.5 HD covered glass display with 450 bits brightness, and 401 PP1, while that of the BlackBerry Aurora is also 5.5 inches but (1280 × 720 pixels) HD IPS display, with 267- PPI. For screen protection (Nokia 6 vs Blackberry Aurora), the Nokia 6 has got a 2.5 curved display, Corning Gorilla Glass- 3 and a fingerprint sensor, a security advantage that Blackberry Aurora lacks. The Nokia 6 has 125% more pixels than the BlackBerry Aurora, giving it a sharper and crisper screen. The dimensions for the Nokia 6 are 154 × 75.8 ×7.9 mm (6. 06 ×2.98 ×0.31 in), while those for the BlackBerry Aurora are 152 × 76.8 × 8.5 mm (5.98 × 3.02 × 0.33 in).

For the processors, the Nokia 6 is powered by an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 (4 ×1.2 GHz Cortex A53 + 4×1.5 GHz Cortex A53) with 64-bits. The BlackBerry Aurora, on the other hand, is powered by a Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 SoC Processor with Quad-Core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 with 64-bits as well. More cores mean more tasks can be performed without slowing down the user interface, therefore, in this case, making Nokia 6 a better option.

Nokia 6 vs Blackberry Aurora

For the hardware Nokia 6 vs Blackberry Aurora, the Nokia 6 GPU is an Adreno – 505 while that of the BlackBerry Aurora is an Adreno 308, Their CPUs are Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex- A53 and Quad-core 1.4 GHZ Cortex-A53 respectively. The SIM hardware for the Nokia 6 is Nano-SIM, dual stand-by, while that for the BlackBerry Aurora is Micro SIM dual standby.

For the rear Camera Nokia 6 vs Blackberry Aurora, the Nokia 6 has 16MP, phase detection autofocus, Dual- LED (dual tone) flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR and 1080p video recording. The BlackBerry camera is 13 MP, dual-tone LED Flash, and Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama, 1080p video recording. Here again, we find that the Nokia 6 has around 23% more megapixels than the BlackBerry Aurora, making it have a better quality of pictures.

The front cameras for both phones have 8 MP and are front-facing.

(Nokia 6 vs Blackberry Aurora)​ Both phones run by the Android Operating System version 7.0 (Nougat).

The Nokia 6 RAM is 3GB/4GB LPDDR3, making that of the BlackBerry Aurora, which is 4GB, around 33% more, giving it an advantage of more applications running at the same time.

The internal memory for the Nokia 6 is 32/64GB, expandable up to 128GB with a micro SD slot, while that of the BlackBerry Aurora is just 32GB and expandable up to 256GB with a micro SD slot.

Both phones are Dual SIM, use micro SIM cards, and can operate on 4G, 3G and 2G. Both the BlackBerry Aurora and the Nokia 6 have a Bluetooth connectivity of v 4.00 and 4.10 respectively.

The Nokia 6’s battery is Li-ion non removable, 3,000 mAh built in with fast battery charging, while that of the BlackBerry Aurora, though still Li-ion and 3,000 mAh, is removable, providing an advantage of hard reset in case the phone freezes.

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