Comparing Nokia Lumia 520 vs Apple iPhone 5C

1. Nokia Lumia 520

28 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 520 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 520 vs Apple iPhone 5C

1.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5C)
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.
124gvs 132g (Apple iPhone 5C)
3.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5C)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
4.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5C)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
5.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5C)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
6.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5C)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
7.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5C)
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.
119.9mmvs 124.4mm (Apple iPhone 5C)
9.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5C)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
10.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5C)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
11.Glove friendly touchscreen
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
12.Has a AMOLED Display
Deeper blacks and Brighter Whites, The display literaly disappears, you wont be able to distinguish the screen from the bezel
13.Very low cost
Cost U$122 (Unlocked)
14.Better at low light photos
Significantly better at low light places (not using the flash)
15.Has a proximity sensor
16.Less or virtually no virus
RT is still virus prone but only has Windows Defender.
17.Has a light sensor. can use auto brightness
some nokia phones do not have a light sensor or a proximity sensor(630)
18.Better gaming
i own lumia 520 despite of its low ram it never hangs and temple run 2 runs without any lag while i have seen on my friend's redmi temple run2 doesnt run smoothly. I was surprised quad core performance was expected to be superior but is not
19.Way Better Camera
Nokia Lumia 520's camera is way faster and with better image quality
20.Normal size
has a average size and not abnormally large as 1320 like a tablet
21.Windows Phone 8
Longer battery life
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5C)
Nokia Lumia 520
Nokia Lumia 520 specs
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Nokia Lumia 520 pros and cons
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2. Apple iPhone 5C

33 Reasons why Apple iPhone 5C is better

Comparing Apple iPhone 5C vs Nokia Lumia 520

1.A little more battery power
1510mAhvs 1430mAh (Nokia Lumia 520)
2.A lot faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.3GHzvs 2 x 1GHz (Nokia Lumia 520)
3.Amply higher pixel density
326ppivs 233ppi (Nokia Lumia 520)
4.Significantly more megapixels (photo)
8MPvs 5MP (Nokia Lumia 520)
5.Plenty more RAM memory
1GBvs 0.5GB (Nokia Lumia 520)
6.Explicitly higher resolution
640 x 1,136pxvs 480 x 800px (Nokia Lumia 520)
8.97mmvs 9.9mm (Nokia Lumia 520)
8.Substantially more internal storage
32GBvs 8GB (Nokia Lumia 520)
9.Distinctly faster downloads
100MBits/svs 21MBits/s (Nokia Lumia 520)
10.Sizably better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Nokia Lumia 520)
59.2mmvs 64mm (Nokia Lumia 520)
12.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
13.Appreciably more microphone(s)
3vs 2 (Nokia Lumia 520)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
14.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
15.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
16.Sizably faster uploads
50MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Nokia Lumia 520)
17.Has AF tracking
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
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.
18.Has a gyroscope
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
19.Has a flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
20.Has a front camera
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
21.Less body volume
66.1cm³vs 76cm³ (Nokia Lumia 520)
22.Has a compass
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
23.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
24.Front camera has BSI sensor
A backside illuminated camera sensor is better at capturing images in low light. It is useful to have it on your front camera if you have video chats etc. in places without much light.
You don't need to get a third party app to have face to face communication
26.Smooth to hold
Shape and material of the back of the phone fits well in your hand
27.Posiada apple Music
Android dopiero go dostanie jesienią 2015 roku ale nie wiadoma czy od android 4 go dostanie.
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
Apple A6
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
Apple iPhone 5C
Apple iPhone 5C specs
Apple iPhone 5C features
Apple iPhone 5C pros and cons
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