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Google Nexus 5 vs Nokia Lumia 1520

Top 20 Reasons for the

Google Nexus 5

Compared to Nokia Lumia 1520

anonymous
1684
A little faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 2.3 GHz
vs
4 x 2.2 GHz
4.55% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1405
Higher pixel density
Comment
445 ppi
vs
368 ppi
20.92% higher pixel density
anonymous
715
Reasonably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.3 MP
vs
1.2 MP
8.33% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
410
Sizably lighter
Comment
130 g
vs
209 g
79 g lighter
anonymous
388
Marginally thinner
Comment
8.59 mm
vs
8.7 mm
0.11 mm thinner
anonymous
179
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.
Anna Maria Priolo
43
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.
Paulo Adeva
3
Nexus 5 offers the best of android.
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The Nexus 5 is built by the company who made Android which means that the Nexus 5 is purely android, but while the s5 runs android, the os is buried underneath the Samsung UI which is too overly complicated.
anonymous
-45
Considerably narrower
Comment
69.17 mm
vs
85.4 mm
16.23 mm narrower
anonymous
-126
Appreciably less body volume
Comment
81.9 cm³
vs
121 cm³
47.74% less body volume
anonymous
-139
Substantially shorter
Comment
137.84 mm
vs
162.8 mm
24.96 mm shorter
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 9 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
anonymous
360
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
231
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
213
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
118
Substantially more apps available
Comment
1000000
vs
300000
3.33x more apps available
anonymous
88
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
74
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Aiden Richardson
37
Sharing menu
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android
Karthik Thangavelu
9
Has Google now which is better than SIRI
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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

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vs
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Top 43 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 1520

Compared to Google Nexus 5

anonymous
2208
Clearly more battery power
Comment
3400 mAh
vs
2300 mAh
47.83% more battery power
anonymous
1097
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
1002
Substantially more megapixels (photo)
Comment
20 MP
vs
8 MP
2.50x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
800
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
509
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
462
Measurably faster downloads
Comment
150 MBits/s
vs
100 MBits/s
1.50x faster downloads
anonymous
336
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
336
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
260
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
245
Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
anonymous
191
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
159
Distinctly 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
114
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
91
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
76
Has manual shutter speed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Nidal Arabi
21
Better build quality
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Good quality
Martin Zikmund
9
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.
Nidal Arabi
6
The operating system is more stable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Alan Starc
5
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.
Davide Donati
4
Windows phone 8 è famoso per multimedia
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Windows phone offre un notevole comfort nella fluidita di sistema e nell browser web
Cemil Ozturk
2
Better battery life
Comment
Yes
vs
No
I get 2days average usage per charge
Martin Zikmund
2
Battery sense
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Know which apps consume battery
Martin Zikmund
2
Windows phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Integrated and synchronized settings and data across all devices
Usman Mubashir
2
Has HAAC audio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Gives great sound to video capturing
Malik Saddam Hossain
1
Upgradeble version
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
anonymous
59
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
72
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
46
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Vincent Wansink
8
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
7
Cortana
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Cortana is the personal assistant of Windows Phone 8.1. It takes the best of Siri and Google Now.
Rupal Totale
5
Has a btter touch
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Enzo Contini
4
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
ßad Ŵolf Alharthi
4
Has Action center
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Josua Hutapea
3
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
2
Has an Xbox Music Artist Background
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It will makes your Music Player become more beautifull
Enzo Contini
2
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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vs
No

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