Apple iPhone 5C vs Nokia Lumia 520

Top 26 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5C

Compared to Nokia Lumia 520

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A tad more battery power
1510 mAh
vs
1430 mAh
5.59% more battery power
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826
Lots faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.3 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
30% faster CPU clock speed
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663
Way higher pixel density
326 ppi
vs
233 ppi
39.91% higher pixel density
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Amply more RAM memory
1 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
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Appreciably higher resolution
1136x640 px
vs
800x480 px
1.89x higher resolution
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508
Appreciably more megapixels (photo)
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
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Significantly faster downloads
100 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
4.76x faster downloads
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149
Sizably more internal storage
32 GB
vs
8 GB
24 GB more internal storage
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Significantly better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
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92
Slightly thinner
8.97 mm
vs
9.9 mm
0.93 mm thinner
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91
Has a BSI sensor
Yes
vs
No
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.
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87
Noticeably faster uploads
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
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70
Notably more microphone(s)
3
vs
2
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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63
Has a flash
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
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Has a CMOS sensor
Yes
vs
No
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.
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55
Has a gyroscope
Yes
vs
No
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.
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54
Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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51
Has a front camera
Yes
vs
No
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
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26
Has a compass
Yes
vs
No
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
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7
Has AF tracking
Yes
vs
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.
Florence Collins
3
Front camera has BSI sensor
Yes
vs
No
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.
Sourabh Goyal
-1
Better battery life
Yes
vs
No
I get 2days average usage per charge
Jez Brul
-2
Its [url] iOS(only for iphone) apps and more
Yes
vs
No
Android is [url] be cloned..
Jesse Payne
-4
High Grade Plastic
Yes
vs
No
Although it looks cheap, it is actually very high quality plastic.
Naz D'Aboville
-5
Smooth to hold
Yes
vs
No
Shape and material of the back of the phone fits well in your hand
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iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for iOS 7.0
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Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
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Notably more apps available
1000000
vs
165000
6.06x more apps available
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Supports slow motion video recording
Yes
vs
No
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-18
Has Airdrop
Yes
vs
No
It lets you quickly and easily share photos, videos, contacts and anything else from any app with a Share button.
Alvin Satya Setiawan Ⓥ
-18
Beautifuly designed
Yes
vs
No
Ios7 was designed to compliment the iphone
Lorenz Inou
-18
Has iCloud
Yes
vs
No
Sync of Contacts, Photo, Mail, Calendar, Documents all over your iDevices/Mac/PC; Backup, Locate iPhone with Apple ID in any browser; do Backups of apps (WhatsApp,...)
Pavide Darenti
-24
Has smart multitasking
Yes
vs
No
IOS 7 learns when you like to use your apps and can update your content before you launch them. So if you tend to check your favorite social app at 9:00 a.m. every day, your feed will be ready and waiting for you.
Ramin G. Far
-24
Efficient use of the battery
Yes
vs
No
Felix Simpson
-25
Camera lets you shoot photos in square format
Yes
vs
No
Nice looking photos without using an app like instagram
Remy Dovers
-28
Consistent application icons
Yes
vs
No
More aesthetically pleasing
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-29
Marks your frequent locations on the map
Yes
vs
No
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-29
Shows timestamps in messages app
Yes
vs
No
You can keep track of your massages easily.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-34
Unlimited number of apps per folder
Yes
vs
No
You can organize your apps in the way you want.

Apple iPhone 5C is better than Nokia Lumia 520 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 17 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 520

Compared to Apple iPhone 5C

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442
Has an external memory slot
Yes
vs
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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241
Has a removable battery
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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219
Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yes
vs
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
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
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Has a two-stage shutter
Yes
vs
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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129
Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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A shade lighter
124 g
vs
132 g
8 g lighter
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Has manual exposure
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
9
Glove friendly touchscreen
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
Emiliano Castillo Bernabe
3
Xbox Live
Yes
vs
No
The online service has more than 300,000 servers to play online around the world
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
2
Better at low light photos
Yes
vs
No
Significantly better at low light places (not using the flash)
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2
Has gorilla glass
Yes
vs
No
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0
Very low cost
Yes
vs
No
Cost U$122 (Unlocked)
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
0
Windows Phone Only apps
Yes
vs
No
Apps like Here Drive and Photosynth are impossible to be replaced by any android app.
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
0
Way Better Camera
Yes
vs
No
Nokia Lumia 520's camera is way faster and with better image quality
Ishaan Ahmed
-3
Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Longer battery life
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Somewhat shorter
119.9 mm
vs
124.4 mm
4.50 mm shorter
Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
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Supports widgets
Yes
vs
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.
Anna Maria Priolo
41
Has Microsoft Office
Yes
vs
No
This is great if you use your device for work.
Juan Damian Sanchez Gallardo
7
Gps
Yes
vs
No
Here Maps y Here Drive, son gps 100% Gratis muy utiles y faciles de usar
Club Dragon Ball Z
4
Cuenta con XBox
Yes
vs
No
Xbox Live, , Si tienes un Xbox Tu Lumia y Xbox Son la mejor Combinacion
Club Dragon Ball Z
0
Mejor Menu de Aplicasiones
Yes
vs
No
Todas las aplicaciones estan cuidadosamente ordenadas alfabéticamente, lo que permite mas rapidez de cambio entre una aplicacion a otra

Nokia Lumia 520 is better than Apple iPhone 5C because...

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