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Google Nexus 5 vs Nokia Lumia 1520

Top 22 Reasons for the

Google Nexus 5

Compared to Nokia Lumia 1520

anonymous
1500
A little bit faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.3 GHz
vs
4 x 2.2 GHz
4.55% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1237
Higher pixel density
445 ppi
vs
368 ppi
20.92% higher pixel density
anonymous
622
Lots more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.3 MP
vs
1.2 MP
8.33% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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329
Distinctly lighter
130 g
vs
209 g
79 g lighter
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317
Slightly thinner
8.59 mm
vs
8.7 mm
0.11 mm thinner
anonymous
156
Shoots 360° panorama
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.
Anna Maria Priolo
42
Is a SlimPort device
Yes
vs
No
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
Bunyamin Eren
7
Back panel easily removable
Yes
vs
No
In contrary to what many people believe, the Nexus 5 is easy to dissassemble, using a plectrum to remove the back panel and a small screwdriver for the screws. All the components are easy to access/replace and back panel can be mounted, no problem.
anonymous
-118
Sizably narrower
69.17 mm
vs
85.4 mm
16.23 mm narrower
anonymous
-184
Noticeably less body volume
81.9 cm³
vs
121 cm³
47.74% less body volume
anonymous
-196
Appreciably shorter
137.84 mm
vs
162.8 mm
24.96 mm shorter
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 11 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
anonymous
310
Supports 4K resolution
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
233
Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
anonymous
203
The browser has word wrap
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
anonymous
190
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
110
Substantially more apps available
1000000
vs
165000
6.06x more apps available
anonymous
57
Is free and open source
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
51
Supports Java
Yes
vs
No
Aiden Richardson
31
Sharing menu
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android
Eran Machlev
6
Offers free development
Yes
vs
No
With android, you can make any app you want (without uploading it to Google Play) free of charge.
Jacob Kumar
6
Exellent Features (UI)
Yes
vs
No

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

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Top 43 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 1520

Compared to Google Nexus 5

anonymous
1946
Measurably more battery power
3400 mAh
vs
2300 mAh
47.83% more battery power
anonymous
956
Bigger screen size
6 "
vs
4.95 "
21.21% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
894
Substantially more megapixels (photo)
20 MP
vs
8 MP
2.50x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
726
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.
anonymous
463
Has stereo speakers
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
405
Explicitly faster downloads
150 MBits/s
vs
100 MBits/s
1.50x faster downloads
anonymous
297
Has a dedicated camera button
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
295
Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
235
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.
anonymous
215
Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Yes
vs
No
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
anonymous
214
Has a brand lens
Yes
vs
No
The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.
anonymous
173
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.
anonymous
141
Significantly more microphone(s)
4
vs
2
2 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
anonymous
99
Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
83
Shoots raw
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
74
Has manual shutter speed
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Nidal Arabi
20
Better build quality
Yes
vs
No
Good quality
Martin Zikmund
9
Glance screen
Yes
vs
No
Low battery consumption information
Florence Collins
8
Has driving mode option
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.
Nidal Arabi
6
The operating system is more stable
Yes
vs
No
Alan Starc
5
Camera has carl zeiss lens
Yes
vs
No
Carl Zeiss Lens is used in Sniper Rifles and that technology is given in Nokia phone cameras only.
Davide Donati
4
Windows phone 8 è famoso per multimedia
Yes
vs
No
Windows phone offre un notevole comfort nella fluidita di sistema e nell browser web
Cemil Ozturk
2
Better battery life
Yes
vs
No
I get 2days average usage per charge
Martin Zikmund
2
Battery sense
Yes
vs
No
Know which apps consume battery
Martin Zikmund
2
Windows phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1
Yes
vs
No
Integrated and synchronized settings and data across all devices
Usman Mubashir
2
Has HAAC audio
Yes
vs
No
Gives great sound to video capturing
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Windows Phone 8.1
Yes
vs
No
Top 9 Reasons for Windows Phone 8.1
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67
Has a child lock
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Anna Maria Priolo
51
Has Microsoft Office
Yes
vs
No
This is great if you use your device for work.
anonymous
39
Has turn by turn directions
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Club Dragon Ball Z
9
Cuenta con XBox
Yes
vs
No
Xbox Live, , Si tienes un Xbox Tu Lumia y Xbox Son la mejor Combinacion
Vincent Wansink
6
Is a drive in file explorer when plugged into PC
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
4
Cortana
Yes
vs
No
Cortana is the personal assistant of Windows Phone 8.1. It takes the best of Siri and Google Now.
Rupal Totale
4
Has a btter touch
Yes
vs
No
Enzo Contini
3
Live tile notifications
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
ßad Ŵolf Alharthi
3
Has Action center
Yes
vs
No
Enzo Contini
0
You have all the HERE apps (professional navigator, bus stop
Yes
vs
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
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
anonymous
42
Higher GeekBench result
923
vs
867
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)

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

Yes
vs
No

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