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Apple iPhone 5 vs Nokia Lumia 1520

Top Ten Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5

Compared to Nokia Lumia 1520

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Significantly lighter
112 g
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209 g
97 g lighter
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Thinner
7.6 mm
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8.7 mm
1.10 mm thinner
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Has AF tracking
Yes
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No
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
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Sizably narrower
58.6 mm
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85.4 mm
26.80 mm narrower
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Significantly less body volume
55.1 cm³
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121 cm³
2.20x less body volume
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Considerably shorter
123.8 mm
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162.8 mm
39 mm shorter
iOS 7.0
Yes
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No
Top 3 Reasons for iOS 7.0
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Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
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No
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Distinctly more apps available
1000000
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165000
6.06x more apps available
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Supports slow motion video recording
Yes
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No
Apple A6
Yes
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No
Top 1 Reason for Apple A6
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Sizably bigger L1 cache
64 KB
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32 KB
32 KB bigger L1 cache. A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.

Apple iPhone 5 is better than Nokia Lumia 1520 because...

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Top 67 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 1520

Compared to Apple iPhone 5

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Distinctly more battery power
3400 mAh
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1440 mAh
2.36x more battery power
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Appreciably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.2 GHz
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2 x 1.3 GHz
3.38x faster CPU clock speed
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Higher pixel density
368 ppi
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326 ppi
12.88% higher pixel density
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Reasonably more RAM memory
2 GB
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1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
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Significantly bigger screen size
6 "
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4 "
1.50x bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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Measurably higher resolution
1920x1080 px
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1136x640 px
2.85x higher resolution
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Considerably more megapixels (photo)
20 MP
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8 MP
2.50x more megapixels (photo)
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Has an external memory slot
Yes
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No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
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Has branded damage resistant glass
Yes
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No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
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Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yes
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No
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect vibrations of the camera. The lens and / or sensor move in response, adjusting the optical path. This ensures that any motion is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
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Has stereo speakers
Yes
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No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
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Sizably faster downloads
150 MBits/s
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100 MBits/s
1.50x faster downloads
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Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yes
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No
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
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Has USB mass storage support
Yes
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No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
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Has NFC
Yes
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No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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Is DLNA certified
Yes
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No
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
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Wireless charging
Yes
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No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
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Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yes
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No
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
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Has a radio
Yes
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No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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Has a two-stage shutter
Yes
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No
A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
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Has a brand lens
Yes
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No
The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.
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Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Yes
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No
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
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Has manual exposure
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
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Measurably more microphone(s)
4
vs
3
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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Noticeably smaller semiconductor size
28 nm
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32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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Shoots raw
Yes
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No
A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
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Windows Phone 8.1
Yes
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No
Top 11 Reasons for Windows Phone 8.1
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Supports widgets
Yes
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No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
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Is a multi-user system
Yes
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No
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Has offline voice recognition
Yes
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No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
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Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Yes
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No
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Has Microsoft Office
Yes
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No
This is great if you use your device for work.
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Cuenta con XBox
Yes
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No
Xbox Live, , Si tienes un Xbox Tu Lumia y Xbox Son la mejor Combinacion
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Is a drive in file explorer when plugged into PC
Yes
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No
When you plug your phone into the PC using USB it shows up as a drive in file explorer so you can easily copy files to and from the phone without needing to use an app like iTunes.
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Has a btter touch
Yes
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No
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Cortana
Yes
vs
No
Cortana is the personal assistant of Windows Phone 8.1. It takes the best of Siri and Google Now.
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Live tile notifications
Yes
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No
You can receive and see the more relevant information of an app just from the tile you put in the start page
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Has Action center
Yes
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No
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You have all the HERE apps (professional navigator, bus stop
Yes
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No
So many HERE professional apps, first of all the navigator always with updated maps and traffic infomation available
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
Yes
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No
Top 6 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
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Noticeably higher ram speed
800 MHz
vs
533 MHz
267 MHz higher ram speed. It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
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Higher GeekBench result
923
vs
708
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
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Substantially more CPU threads
4
vs
2
2 more CPU threads. More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
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Clearly more memory bandwidth
12.8 GB/s
vs
8.5 GB/s
4.30 GB/s more memory bandwidth. This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
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Explicitly bigger L2 cache
2 MB
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1 MB
1 MB bigger L2 cache. A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
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Has integrated LTE
Yes
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No
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
Qualcomm Adreno 330 (450MHz)
Yes
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No
Top 5 Reasons for Qualcomm Adreno 330 (450MHz)
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Explicitly faster GPU clock speed
450 MHz
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266 MHz
184 MHz faster GPU clock speed. The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
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Explicitly higher floating-point performance
0.1152 TFLOPS
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0.0255 TFLOPS
0.09 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance. Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
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Newer version of DirectX
9.3
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9
Newer version of DirectX. DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
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Newer version of OpenGL ES
3
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2
Newer version of OpenGL ES. OpenGL ES is used for games on mobile devices such as smartphones. Newer versions support better graphics.
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Newer version of OpenVG
3
vs
1.1
Newer version of OpenVG. OpenVG is used to improve the rendering of 2D graphics on mobile devices, for example the user interface (UI) on a smartphone.
Qualcomm Krait 400
Yes
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No
Top 1 Reason for Qualcomm Krait 400
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Explicitly more bits executed at a time
128
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64
64 more bits executed at a time. NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.

Nokia Lumia 1520 is better than Apple iPhone 5 because...

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