Which One Is Better: Galaxy S8 Vs Blackberry KEYone


There are many smartphone releasing and launching news you are going to hear this month. Two of the most anticipated phones are Galaxy S8, and Blackberry KEYone are all set to hit the stores. We will compare Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Blackberry KEYone in this article, and our readers will judge them.

Comparison: Galaxy S8 Vs Blackberry KEYone

Samsung Galaxy S8 Vs Blackberry KEYone

Samsung Galaxy S8 is going to have artificial intelligence for the very first time, and it will be called ‘Bixby.’ The Galaxy S8 Plus will have rear dual lens camera.

The Blackberry KEYone is going to have physical keyboards. There will be 52 buttons, and each button will launch a particular app when you long press it. F for Facebook and U for Uber, we hope that you got the idea.

Release Date

The Galaxy S8 is officially going to launch on 29th of March and 21st of April 2017 is the release date. On the other hand, Blackberry launched KEYone on during the MWC event, and everyone is waiting for its release date which is set for the month of April.

Price, Storage, And Models

The Galaxy S8 and premium Galaxy S8 Plus are going to be two flagship models by Samsung. The price of the Galaxy S8 is going to be $850 for 64 GB, and $950 is the cost of 128 GB.

While Blackberry Keyone is the only model and the space option is only 32 GB. It will cost you $549 in the United States.


Features And Specs

Features and SpecsBlackberry KEYnoteSamsung Galaxy S8
Size4.5 inches5.8 inches
Resolution1080 x 1620 pixels1440 x 2960
Operating SystemAndroid 7.0.1Android 7.0.1
Display16M colors, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen.16M colors, Super AMOLED.
ProtectionGorilla Glass 4Gorilla Glass 5
Rear Camera12 MP, dual-LED flash, phase detection autofocusSingle-lens 12 MP, dual-LED, OIS, phase detection autofocus
Front8 MP8 MP
System ChipQualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625Qualcomm Snap Dragon 835
CPUOcta-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53Quad-core 2×2.15 GHz and 2×1.15 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 506Adreno 540
ColorsBlackBlack, Gold, Silver, White, and Pink Gold
Storage32 GB64 GB and 128 GB
Micro SD CardYesYes
BatteryNon-removable Li-Ion 3505 mAh batteryNon-removable 3000 mAh
SensorsFingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compassIris scanner, gyro, fingerprint, accelerometer, barometer, proximity, compass, heart rate, and SpO2
Additional FeaturesFast charging (50% in 36 minutes)Desktop experience support, fast battery charging


That’s all in Galaxy S8 vs Blackberry KEYone. Both phones have their weaknesses and strengths, but we must say that Galaxy S8 has an edge slightly over Blackberry KEYone. The Galaxy S8, without a doubt, blessed with more powerful processors and feature. However, Blackberry KEYone is a great innovation for Blackberry fans.