Comparing Nokia Lumia 1520 vs Apple iPhone 5S

1. Nokia Lumia 1520

62 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 1520 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 1520 vs Apple iPhone 5S

1.Clearly more battery power
3400mAhvs 1570mAh (Apple iPhone 5S)
2.Clearly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.2GHzvs 2 x 1.3GHz (Apple iPhone 5S)
3.Notably higher pixel density
368ppivs 326ppi (Apple iPhone 5S)
4.Significantly bigger screen size
6"vs 4" (Apple iPhone 5S)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Notably more megapixels (photo)
20MPvs 8MP (Apple iPhone 5S)
6.Appreciably more RAM memory
2GBvs 1GB (Apple iPhone 5S)
7.Distinctly higher resolution
1,080 x 1,920pxvs 640 x 1,136px (Apple iPhone 5S)
8.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
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.
9.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
10.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
11.Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
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.
12.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
13.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
14.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
15.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
16.Explicitly faster downloads
150MBits/svs 100MBits/s (Apple iPhone 5S)
17.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
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.
18.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
19.Has NFC
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
20.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
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.
21.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
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.
22.Sizably more microphone(s)
4vs 3 (Apple iPhone 5S)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
23.Shoots raw
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
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.
24.Has manual shutter speed
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
25.Has 4k video recording
Can record really high definiton films.
26.Better build quality
good quality
27.Better battery life
I get 2days average usage per charge
28.The operating system is more stable
29.Glance screen
Low battery consumption information
30.Has driving mode option
The phone can detect when you are in the car and will block incoming calls / texts, and even send an auto reply to say that you are driving.
31.Camera has carl zeiss lens
Carl Zeiss Lens is used in Sniper Rifles and that technology is given in Nokia phone cameras only.
32.Has PureView Technology
Award-winning PureView technology, Carl Zeiss optics and six physical lenses. The Nokia Lumia 925 lets you capture the great moments, day or night.
33.Windows phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1
Integrated and synchronized settings and data across all devices
34.Battery sense
Know which apps consume battery
35.Has Live tiles
With Live tiles users can see information on the go without opening the app.
36.Better optimized OS
Touchwiz isn't all that smooth and stable
37.Has HAAC audio
gives great sound to video capturing
38.Upgradeble version
39.Is secure
Completely secure, Galaxy S4 is riddled with viruses
40.Any Carrier Bloatware is easy to remove
The only bloatware installed is from AT&T and can all be very easily removed.
41.C# development
Native C# development
42.Fast than note 3
43.Data sense
Better data connectin management
44.Slimmer Slicker Design
This design is thin and looks crisp and feels great in the hand even with its large size
45.Storage sense
control over storage
46.Better Construction
Rock Solid Construction, Doesnd bend, Glass doesn't break when you drop it. More sleek and modern looking!
47.Better performamce
Performance is much better because of optimized software and hardware
49.Has LCD3 Display
The LCD3 display in the HTC Droid DNA has much more balanced colour saturation compared to the IPS display in the N7
Windows Phone 8.1
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5S)
Nokia Lumia 1520
Nokia Lumia 1520 specs
Nokia Lumia 1520 features
Nokia Lumia 1520 pros and cons
Nokia Lumia 1520 advantages
Nokia Lumia 1520 disadvantages

2. Apple iPhone 5S

21 Reasons why Apple iPhone 5S is better

Comparing Apple iPhone 5S vs Nokia Lumia 1520

112gvs 209g (Nokia Lumia 1520)
7.6mmvs 8.7mm (Nokia Lumia 1520)
3.Distinctly more internal storage
64GBvs 32GB (Nokia Lumia 1520)
4.Notably wider aperture at minimum focal length
2.2vs 2.4 (Nokia Lumia 1520)
With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
58.6mmvs 85.4mm (Nokia Lumia 1520)
123.8mmvs 162.8mm (Nokia Lumia 1520)
7.Has a fingerprint scanner
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.
8.Clearly higher GeekBench result
1347vs 923 (Nokia Lumia 1520)
This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2015)
9.Has AF tracking
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
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.
10.Supports 64-bit
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
11.Significantly less body volume
55.1cm³vs 121cm³ (Nokia Lumia 1520)
12.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
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.
14.IOS with all advantage who gone with it and better size
15.Has a dedicated "silent mode" switch
A dedicated switch to toggle silent mode can be very useful, because you don't have to get the device out of your pocket to toggle it, and can always be sure that there will be no interruptions in meetings etc.
Apple A7
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
Apple iPhone 5S
Apple iPhone 5S specs
Apple iPhone 5S features
Apple iPhone 5S pros and cons
Apple iPhone 5S advantages
Apple iPhone 5S disadvantages