Google Nexus 5 vs Nokia Lumia 1520

Top 21 Reasons for the

Google Nexus 5

Compared to Nokia Lumia 1520

anonymous
2255
Somewhat faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 2.3 GHz
vs
4 x 2.2 GHz
4.55% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1894
Higher pixel density
Comment
445 ppi
vs
368 ppi
20.92% higher pixel density
anonymous
1069
Much more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.3 MP
vs
1.2 MP
8.33% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
687
Appreciably lighter
Comment
130 g
vs
209 g
79 g lighter
anonymous
591
A tad thinner
Comment
8.59 mm
vs
8.7 mm
0.11 mm thinner
anonymous
239
Shoots 360° panorama
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It allows you to shoot a panorama 360° in every direction, by stitching together multiple shots that you take whilst turning on the spot. This creates a spherical 360° panorama, which allows you to look around in all directions instead of just horizontally.
anonymous
147
Vastly narrower
Comment
69.17 mm
vs
85.4 mm
16.23 mm narrower
anonymous
92
Appreciably shorter
Comment
137.84 mm
vs
162.8 mm
24.96 mm shorter
Anna Maria Priolo
48
Is a SlimPort device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
Paskualino Mjeda
8
Updatable to Lollipop system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
7
Significantly less body volume
Comment
81.9 cm³
vs
121 cm³
47.74% less body volume
Chetas Patil
4
Perfect Size for Phone for one hand use
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Nexus 6 is almost phablet, Nexus 5 is [url] and is a max size that is good for one hand use.
Márton Léder
1
Has a front camera.
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Mohammad Khaled
1
Lighter
Comment
Yes
vs
No
1350g vs 1551g
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
anonymous
574
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
362
The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
anonymous
258
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
230
Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
anonymous
206
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
125
Distinctly more apps available
Comment
1000000
vs
300000
3.33x more apps available

Google Nexus 5 is better than Nokia Lumia 1520 because...

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vs
No

Top 45 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 1520

Compared to Google Nexus 5

anonymous
2805
Explicitly more battery power
Comment
3400 mAh
vs
2300 mAh
47.83% more battery power
anonymous
1520
Bigger screen size
Comment
6 "
vs
4.95 "
21.21% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1378
Considerably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
20 MP
vs
8 MP
2.50x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
1080
Has an external memory slot
Comment
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.
anonymous
706
Has stereo speakers
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
anonymous
555
Measurably faster downloads
Comment
150 MBits/s
vs
100 MBits/s
1.50x faster downloads
anonymous
478
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
452
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
335
Has a dual-LED flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
anonymous
326
Has a two-stage shutter
Comment
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.
anonymous
250
Has a BSI sensor
Comment
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.
anonymous
215
Clearly more microphone(s)
Comment
4
vs
2
2 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
anonymous
159
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
116
Shoots raw
Comment
Yes
vs
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.
anonymous
88
Has manual shutter speed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Nidal Arabi
24
Better build quality
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Good quality
Nidal Arabi
11
The operating system is more stable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Martin Zikmund
10
Glance screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Low battery consumption information
Florence Collins
8
Has driving mode option
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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.
Cemil Ozturk
6
Better battery life
Comment
Yes
vs
No
I get 2days average usage per charge
Alan Starc
6
Camera has carl zeiss lens
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Carl Zeiss Lens is used in Sniper Rifles and that technology is given in Nokia phone cameras only.
Nidal Arabi
5
Has PureView Technology
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Award-winning PureView technology, Carl Zeiss optics and six physical lenses. The Nokia Lumia 925 lets you capture the great moments, day or night.
Martin Zikmund
4
Battery sense
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Know which apps consume battery
Martin Zikmund
4
Windows phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Integrated and synchronized settings and data across all devices
Usman Mubashir
3
Has HAAC audio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Gives great sound to video capturing
Sarbas Salim PE
3
Has Live tiles
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With Live tiles users can see information on the go without opening the app.
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
anonymous
89
Higher GeekBench result
Comment
923
vs
867
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
Windows Phone 8.1
Yes
vs
No
Top 10 Reasons for Windows Phone 8.1
anonymous
114
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
81
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Rupal Totale
17
Has a btter touch
Comment
Yes
vs
No
ßad Ŵolf Alharthi
14
Cortana
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Cortana is the personal assistant of Windows Phone 8.1. It takes the best of Siri and Google Now.
Vincent Wansink
14
Is a drive in file explorer when plugged into PC
Comment
Yes
vs
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.
ßad Ŵolf Alharthi
12
Has Action center
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Enzo Contini
11
Live tile notifications
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can receive and see the more relevant information of an app just from the tile you put in the start page
Josua Hutapea
10
Has Metro UI
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Metro UI is a Windows Phone 8 UI which offer us "rectangles theme" who other OS doesn't have it.
Josua Hutapea
9
Has an Xbox Music Artist Background
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It will makes your Music Player become more beautifull
Enzo Contini
7
You have all the HERE apps (professional navigator, bus stop
Comment
Yes
vs
No
So many HERE professional apps, first of all the navigator always with updated maps and traffic infomation available

Nokia Lumia 1520 is better than Google Nexus 5 because...

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